The W
Views: 112863634
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
29.5.16 1030
The W - Football - Harry Carson wants off the HOF ballot
This thread has 5 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 2.58
Pages: 1
(1549 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (3 total)
skorpio17
Morcilla








Since: 11.7.02
From: New Jersey

Since last post: 2993 days
Last activity: 2993 days
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 3.81
Harry Carson is asking that his name be taken out of consideration for the Hall of Fame voters. He's had enough of the rejections. I'm surprised more players haven't opted out. His numbers aren't going to get any better-he's not making any more tackles. They should just give him one more up or down and be done with it.

I think they should've let him in already as one of the stars of the '86 Giants. Best defense ever.

Promote this thread!
Von Maestro
Boudin rouge








Since: 6.1.04
From: New York

Since last post: 128 days
Last activity: 1 day
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.77
Other than starting the dumping of the Gatorade tradition, Harry Carson does not warrant induction into the Hall of Fame.

He was the 3rd best linebacker on that defense (HARDLY the "best ever") after Taylor & Banks, & pretty much an above average middle linebacker.
Carson was definitely a good character guy & an important part of the '86 Giants, but he did not have a Hall of Fame career.
too-old-now
Bockwurst








Since: 7.1.04

Since last post: 1882 days
Last activity: 807 days
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 2.41
I don't think its as much the rejection itself, but all the crap with NY media always trying to get his reaction.

How many times should anyone be asked "does it hurt?"

Harry is a classy guy who has done a lot for the community, he was an above average player, and because of that he's a fan favorite. I don't think he's a HOFer.
Thread rated: 2.58
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: Emmitt Smith hangs it up.
Next thread: Culpepper Scrambles
Previous thread: "The Eagles are going all the way"
(1549 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The scenario put forth on ESPN radio a few weeks ago was that they were unsecured, and that they'd get basically nothing from Ricky if he declares bankruptcy.
Related threads: The List - I'll Give Eli Credit... - Giants: Hand pulls Groin - More...
The W - Football - Harry Carson wants off the HOF ballotRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2016 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.131 seconds.