HOUSTON -- For years, Elvin Bethea repeatedly played down
his chances of making the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Well, it turns out he was wrong.
As quiet off the field as his hits were loud on it, Bethea
starred for 16 seasons as a defensive end with the Houston Oilers,
setting the team's record for sacks and helping it reach two AFC
On Sunday, he'll be inducted in Canton, Ohio, along with running
back Marcus Allen, guard Joe DeLamielleure, ...