The decision that changed Paul Warfield’s career and helped make him a Hall-of-Fame wide receiver was immediate, with the Browns taking a leap of faith the first time they saw their first-round draft pick.
With Dwight Clark’s announcement that he has been diagnosed with ALS, the Talk of Fame Network posts its 2015 interview with him where he is as candid as he is charming, addressing subjects like Eddie DeBartolo, Joe Montana, Tom Brady and the 49ers.
Ohio State is one of the most productive feeder program, with 77 first-round picks to its credit. Paul Warifled is one of the great receivers in NFL history but if you’re looking for linebackers OSU is the place to go.
Leroy Butler was an all-decade starting safety. Yet he not only hasn’t been discussed as a Hall-of-Fame finalist. He’s never been a Hall-of-Fame semifinalist, and that’s one wrong that needs to be corrected … now.
Former Baltimore linebacker Zach Orr led the Ravens in tackles a year ago and was named second-team Alll-Pro. But now, at 24, he’s out of the game — forced to retire by a rare spinal condition. “I feel lucky,” he said.