Sapp, Brown highlight Raiders' 2013 HOF nominees

Sapp, Brown highlight Raiders' 2013 HOF nominees
November 30, 2012, 10:55 pm
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The Raiders will have three former players as candidates for the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

The Hall of Fame Selection Committee announced 27 semifinalists on Friday, and the list will be reduced to 15 players in January 2013.

Retired Raiders wide receiver Tim Brown is up for the honor for the fourth year, after being passed over in his first three years of Hall of Fame eligibility, and Warren Sapp is a nominee in his first year of eligibility.

Check out the entire list of nominees below.

Larry Allen, GT 1994-2005 Dallas Cowboys, 2006-07 San Francisco 49ers
Morten Andersen, K 1982-1994 New Orleans Saints, 1995-2000, 2006-07 Atlanta Falcons, 2001 New York Giants, 2002-03 Kansas City Chiefs, 2004 Minnesota Vikings
Steve Atwater, S 1989-1998 Denver Broncos, 1999 New York Jets
Jerome Bettis, RB 1993-95 Los AngelesSt. Louis Rams, 1996-2005 Pittsburgh Steelers
Tim Brown, WRKR 1988-2003 Los AngelesOakland Raiders, 2004 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Cris Carter, WR 1987-89 Philadelphia Eagles, 1990-2001 Minnesota Vikings, 2002 Miami Dolphins
Don Coryell, Coach 1973-77 St. Louis Cardinals, 1978-1986 San Diego Chargers
Roger Craig, RB 1983-1990 San Francisco 49ers, 1991 Los Angeles Raiders, 1992-93 Minnesota Vikings
Terrell Davis, RB 1995-2001 Denver Broncos
Edward DeBartolo, Jr., Owner 1977-2000 San Francisco 49ers
Kevin Greene, LBDE 1985-1992 Los Angeles Rams, 1993-95 Pittsburgh Steelers, 1996, 1998-99 Carolina Panthers, 1997 San Francisco 49ers
Charles Haley, DELB 1986-1991, 1999 San Francisco 49ers, 1992-96 Dallas Cowboys
Joe Jacoby, T 1981-1993 Washington Redskins
Albert Lewis, CB 1983-1993 Kansas City Chiefs, 1994-98 Los AngelesOakland Raiders
John Lynch, FS 1993-2003 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2004-07 Denver Broncos
Karl Mecklenburg, LB 1983-1994 Denver Broncos
Art Modell, Owner 1961-1995 Cleveland Browns, 1996-2011 Baltimore Ravens
Jonathan Ogden, T 1996-2007 Baltimore Ravens
Bill Parcells, Coach 1983-1990 New York Giants, 1993-96 New England Patriots, 1997-99 New York Jets, 2003-06 Dallas Cowboys
Andre Reed, WR 1985-1999 Buffalo Bills, 2000 Washington Redskins
Warren Sapp, DT 1995-2003 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 2004-07 Oakland Raiders
Will Shields, G 1993-2006 Kansas City Chiefs
Michael Strahan, DE 1993-2007 New York Giants
Paul Tagliabue, Commissioner 1989-2006 National Football League
Steve Tasker, STWR 1985-86 Houston Oilers, 1986-1997 Buffalo Bills
Aeneas Williams, CBS 1991-2000 PhoenixArizona Cardinals, 2001-04 St. Louis Rams
George Young, Contributor 1968-1974 Baltimore Colts, 1975-78 Miami Dolphins, 1979-1997 New York Giants, 1998-2001 National Football League

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