Unlike Urlacher (6-foot-4, 258-pounds) or another hall of fame linebacker Ray Lewis (6-foot-1, 240-pounds), Thomas (five-foot-11, 230-pounds) built his game on speed and on his ability to dissect offenses which does not capture the public's imagination or garner highlights on national shows.
Lynch will face a tough road to earn election this year due to some competition at his position.
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Results will be announced on the eve of Super Bowl LIII, with the Hall of Fame class first introduced during the NFL Honors awards ceremony.
Gonzalez has been named one of 15 modern-era finalists, but he'll still be at the mercy of a selection committee to determine if he makes it to the Pro Football.
Players are eligible to be a modern-era finalist for 20 years before they become a senior finalist. Butler was also a four-time Pro-Bowler and a member of the 1990s All-Decade Team. Inductions will be on August 3 at the Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. He finished his career in 1999 after his lone season with the New York Jets.
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"This is the team that drafted me, so this is a special place", Hutchinson, a first-round pick by the Seahawks in 2001, said after raising the 12 Flag for Seattle's playoff game against Detroit.
He is one of only three players in National Football League history to register at least 100 tackles in their first ten games of their career. Law went into the Patriots Hall of Fame in 2014.
He moved on to the Denver Broncos in 2004, where he played four seasons and was named to four straight Pro Bowls.
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Chelsea held onto the lead given to them by N'Golo Kante's earlier strike to move five points clear of fifth-placed Arsenal. The Blues have emerged from a rough patch in the season looking good to stay in the Premier League top four.
Lynch is a finalist for his terrific career as a safety for the Buccaneers and Denver Broncos.