Kelly will be surrounded by friends and family

Jim Kelly will be recognized as one of the NFL's best players Saturday in front of more than 1,000 family members and friends.

Updated: August 4, 2002, 4:36 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Since the mid-1980s there have been eight quarterbacks inducted into the Hall of Fame. Most of them possess the one thing that Jim Kelly, who on Saturday will join the elite group, doesn't own: a Super Bowl ring.

That won't keep Kelly from getting immediately comfortable in a fraternity that has become increasingly associated with Super Bowl champions, however. And according to one of the other Hall of Fame quarterbacks who likewise never won an NFL championship, it certainly shouldn't cast ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?