Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

AFL Snubbed Again by HoF Seniors Committee

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced their Seniors Committee finalists for the HoF Class of 2014 on Wednesday.  Oakland Raiders punter, Ray Guy, and Falcons & Eagles defensive end, Claude Humphrey were given the nod this year.  Once again, a host of worthy AFL candidates were left to “wait ’til next year.”

At this point, I don’t know what to say other than the system is broken and needs to be fixed.  Honestly, I have no problem with Ray Guy.  He is among the top two or three to ever play his position, and truly changed the game during his career.  He has been long overlooked, and is due his moment in the sun.  As for Humphrey, I just shake my head and ask, “why?” read more