Today two of the greatest football players of all time made it. The greatest receiver, and one of the greatest runningbacks (despite playing for the Cowboys, yech!)
That they are being enshrined in Canton was inevitable. That they are receiving the sport’s most prestigious individual honor together as part of the Class of 2010 is unprecedented. “Who would have thought that we would be going into the Hall together?” Rice said shortly after the list of this year’s inductees was revealed.