Tag: hof

  • Editorial

    Ex-Jets Nominees for the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2021

    130 Modern-Era nominees are eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2021, including ten ex-New York Jets. The nominees’ list will be shortened to 25 semifinalists in November 2020, and the final 15 will be announced in January 2021. Whether any of the ex-Jets can make the final list is yet to…

    September 25, 2020

  • Jets Off-field

    Jets tackle Winston Hill selected to Hall of Fame

    Former Jets OT Winston Hill has been selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Hill was drafted by the Colts in 1963 but chose to go to the AFL instead and play for the Jets. He was the Jets starting left tackle when the Gang Green beat the Colts in Super Bowl III. Hill's…

    January 15, 2020

  • Jets Off-field

    Curtis Martin, welcome to the Hall of Fame!

    Earlier today RB Curtis Martin, the Jets' all-time leading rusher, was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Martin became the third player who played most and best years of his career for the New York Jets to be inducted into the Hall of Fame, QB Joe Namath and WR Don Maynard being the…

    August 4, 2012

  • Jets Off-field

    Curtis Martin elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

    RB Curtis Martin, who played 8 seasons for the New York Jets, was selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier today. In 11 NFL seasons (he also played 3 seasons for the New England Patriots) Martin gained 14,101 rushing yards on 3,518 carries, scoring 90 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 484 passes for…

    February 4, 2012