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Marlon Byrd

On The Fly: College Football Hall Of Fame Has More Than 200 Nominations

Who doesn't make the College Football Hall of Fame ballot was the first thought: there are 75 players and six coaches from FBS schools and 95 players and 29 coaches from other schools nominated this year. But then came these facts: 5.12 million have played the game and to qualify the candidate must have been a first-team All-American, which reduces the pool to 1,500. Congratulations to all on this special list, including those with state ties: Vincent Brown (Mississippi Valley State, now on UConn staff), Rich Diana (Yale), Curtis Eller (Villanova, Stratford), Anthony Poindexter (Virginia, now on UConn staff), John Dorsey (UConn), Bob Heller...

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