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More on Michael Irvin and the Hall of Fame

This was a great class.  Bruce Matthews should get into the Hall on longevity alone.  Thurman Thomas was a great back  He had great hands.  He was fast and had the ability to cut on a dime.  Roger Wehrli was a great safety that played for the Cardinals.  I don’t remember Charlie Sanders nor Gene Hickerson. —– From ESPN.com: The Pro Football Hall of Fame induction became a family affair Saturday night. Michael Irvin lauded the Dallas Cowboys family for inspiring him to make it to Canton. Thurman Thomas asked his wife to marry him again. Charlie Sanders finally got to

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Michael Irvin – Hall of Fame

I’m a Dallas Cowboy fan.  I’m not one of those fans that jumped on the band wagon because the Cowboys won in the 90’s.  I grew up in Big D.  I went to my first Cowboy game in 1966 with my father in the Cotton Bowl.  I saw Danny Don Meredith, who was one of the greatest leaders that the Cowboys has ever had.  I have seen Roger.  I have met Rayfield Wright.  Heck, he lived down the street from us in the late 60’s.  I remember seeing Tony Dorsett run.  I remember Landry being so upset that Dorsett wouldn’t hit

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Michael Irvin in the Hall

Michael Irvin was the emotional heart of the Cowboys during their great run the early 90’s. Everyone knows his off the field problems. Rick Gosselin long time sports writer for the Dallas Morning News has said about the Cowboys of the early 90’s – How could the Cowboys have a quarterback better than Staubach, a wide receiver better than Drew Pearson and a running back better than Tony Dorsett? Congratulations, Michael!!

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