The NFL Makes Sure the AFL Legacy Fades

Posted: 8th December 2009 by JW Nix in NFL
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The Pro Football Hall of Fame voters once again that they are a suspect allotment of people who either have no clue about the game of professional football, or that they are in the pocket of the National Football League.

On Nov. 28, 2009, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced their list of the 25 finalists for induction into their halls located in Canton, OH.

Look at the list below, and there is the common theme that none of these men are associated with the American Football League that ran their operations from 1960 to 1970 before the NFL begrudgingly begged them to merge leagues.

Cliff Branch, WR - 1972-1985 Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders

Tim Brown, WR/KR - 1988-2003 Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders, 2004 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Cris Carter, WR - 1987 ...

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