• Thursday could be a big one for Walter Jones

    Summary of 13 articles · Updated Jan 9, 2014
    – Walter Jones loves this Seattle team, but don’t expect him to say this one is better than the 2005 team that went to the Super Bowl with Jones as a Pro Bowl left tackle. Former Seahawks offensive tackle Walter Jones, the team’s left tackle from 1997 through 2008, is one of 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The group of first-timers includes linebacker Derrick Brooks, wide receiver Marvin Harrison and tackle Walter Jones, along with coach Tony Dungy. First-year nominees Derrick Brooks, Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison and Walter Jones are among the 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Rounding out the final 15 are place-kicker Morten Andersen, running back Jerome Bettis, linebackers Derrick Brooks and Kevin Greene, wide receivers Tim Brown and Andre Reed, defensive ends Charles Haley and Michael Strahan, safety John Lynch, offensive tackle Walter Jones, guard Will Shields, defensive back Aeneas Williams and former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. “Anytime you can say first-ballot Hall of Famer, it’s a great title,” Jones said. Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan also was selected a modern-era finalist along with defensive end/linebacker Charles Haley, defensive end/linebacker Kevin Greene, receiver Andre Reed, running back Jerome Bettis, receiver/returner Tim Brown, safety John Lynch, guard Will Shields, cornerback/safety Aeneas Williams, kicker Morten Andersen and former San Francisco owner Edward DeBartolo Jr.
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    • Walter Jones defends his 2005 Seattle team

      RENTON, Wash. – Walter Jones loves this Seattle team, but don’t expect him to say this one is better than the 2005 team that went to the Super Bowl with Jones as a Pro Bowl left tackle. “I believed in our team,” Jones said Thursday. “I wouldn’t go again…
      Source: ESPN.com
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