CANTON, Ohio — A total of 122 players, including eight in their first year of eligibility, comprise the list of Modern-Era player nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020.
The large list of Modern-Era nominees includes only players whose careers ended less than 25 seasons ago. The nominees include 63 offensive players, 43 defensive players, and 16 special teams players.
Randall Cunningham, Troy Polamalu, Steve Atwater, Herschel Walker, Josh Cribs, Tony Boselli and Patrick Willis are among 122 nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2020.
BREAKING: The Modern-Era nominees for the Class of 2020 have been released. The list is comprised of 122 players and coaches. Among the group announced are eight first-year eligible players. Click the link to see the list https://t.co/8Az63vLDnw #PFHOF20 pic.twitter.com/xACf57JANG
— Pro Football Hall of Fame (@ProFootballHOF) September 12, 2019
The Selection Committee will meet on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 in Miami to elect the Class of 2020 that will include five Modern-Era players.