Kelly's ability to lead earns him induction

Jim Kelly's ability to lead his team earned him a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Updated: August 3, 2002, 4:59 PM ET
Associated Press

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- One encounter with Jim Kelly let Kent Hull know who was in charge.

It was in 1986, shortly before the USFL folded, when Hull, a center, was getting instructions from an assistant coach with Kelly's New Jersey Generals.

The coach "was telling us to do this and do that," recalled Hull, who would eventually become Kelly's center with the Buffalo Bills. "And then, all of a sudden, Jim steps in and says, 'No. You do this. You do that."'

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