2020 SCFHOF Inductee First Round Ballot

2020 SCFHOF Inductee First Round Ballot- August 24th-December 9th

Directions: Please Pick Four Nominees or Up to Four Write-Ins will be accepted.

  • Terry Allen

    (Commerce GA, Clemson ’86-’89, Minnesota Vikings ’91-’94 (1990 9th Rnd Draft Pick), Washington Redskins ’95-’98, New England Patriots ’99, New Orleans Saints ’00, Baltimore Ravens ’01, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’15, Named one of 80 Greatest Redskins)

  • Art Baker

    (Sumter SC, Presbyterian College ’50-’53, Head Coach: Furman ’73-77, Citadel ’78-’82, East Carolina ’85-88/Assistant Coach: Clemson ’65-’69, Texas Tech ’70-’72, East Carolina ’83, Florida State ’84, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘95)

  • Jeff Bostic

    (Greensboro NC, Clemson ’76-‘79, Washington Redskins ’80-’93. 3x Super Bowl Champion, All Pro ’83, Pro Bowl ’83, Washington Redskins Ring of Fame, made 70 Greatest Redskins list, All-ACC ’79, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘95)

  • Joe Bostic

    (Greensboro NC, Clemson ’75-’78, St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals ’79-’88 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), NFL All-Rookie Team ’79, Older brother of Jeff Bostic, 2x All-American, All-Time ACC Team, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘10)

  • Peter Boulware

    (Columbia, SC; Florida State ’93-’96, Baltimore Ravens ’97-’05 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Pro Bowl ’98, ’99, ’02, ’03, All-Pro ’99, NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Award ’97, Super Bowl XXXV Champion, AFC Sacks Leader ‘01)

  • Robert Brooks

    (Greenwood SC, South Carolina ’88-’91, Green Bay Packers ’92-’98 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), Denver Broncos ’00, Super Bowl XXXI Champion, Freshman All-American, Ranks Top 10 in receptions, yards, and touchdowns in Gamecock history)

  • Sheldon Brown

    (Lancaster SC, South Carolina ’98-’01, Philadelphia Eagles ’02-’09 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), Cleveland Browns ’10-’12, tallied 602 tackles, 133 PD, 26 INTs, & 5 Defensive TD returns, 2x All-SEC, 2x All-American, SEC Football Legend)

  • Troy Brown

    (Barnwell SC, Marshall ’89-’92, New England Patriots ’93-’07 (8th Rnd Draft Pick), 3x Super Bowl Champion, Pro Bowl ’01, New England Patriots Hall of Fame/50th Anniversary Team, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’16, College Football Hall of Fame ‘12)

  • Jeff Bryant

    (Atlanta GA, Clemson ’78-’81, Seattle Seahawks ’82-’93 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Starter on 1981 National Championship team, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘04)

  • Brentson Buckner

    (Columbus GA, Clemson ’91-’93, Pittsburgh Steelers ’94-’96 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), Cincinnati Bengals ’97, San Francisco 49ers ’98-’00, Carolina Panthers ’01-’05, 1st Team All-ACC ‘93/ Assistant Coach: Arizona Cardinals, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Raiders (current))

  • Dexter Coakley

    (Mt. Pleasant SC, Appalachian St. ’93-’96, Dallas Cowboys ’97-’04 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), St. Louis Rams ’05-’06, SoCon Freshman of the Year, 3x SoCon DPOY ’94-’96, 2x Buck Buchanan Award ’95, ’96, ’97 NFL All-Rookie team, 3x Pro Bowl ’99, ’01, ’03, College Football Hall of Fame ‘11, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘19)

  • Ben Coates

    (Greenwood SC, Livingstone College ’88-’91, New England Patriots ’91-’99 (5th Rnd Draft Pick), Baltimore Ravens ’00, 5x Pro Bowl ’94-’98, 3x All-Pro 1st Team ’94, ’95, 2nd Team ’98, Super Bowl Champion (XXXV), NFL 1990’s All-Decade Team, New England Patriots Hall of Fame ’08, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘15)

  • Fred Cone

    (Pine Apple AL, Clemson ’48-’51, Green Bay Packers ’51-’57 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), Dallas Cowboys ’60, 2x All-SoCon ’49, 50, Packers Hall of Fame, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘73, Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame ’73, Clemson Ring of Honor ‘97)

  • Woodrow Dantzler III

    (Orangeburg SC, Clemson ’97-’01, Dallas Cowboys ’02, ’05, Atlanta Falcons ’03-’04, First QB in NCAA history to pass for 2,000 yards and rush for 1,000 in same season, All-ACC ’01, held 53 Clemson football records, Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame ‘07)

  • King Dixon

    (Laurens SC, South Carolina ’55-’58, 22 and a half years in the Marine Corp, Helped coach military football teams in Okinawa Japan, San Diego, and Quantico, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’77, U of SC AD ’88-’91, responsible for getting U of SC in the SEC in 1990)

  • Brad Edwards

    (Lumberton NC, South Carolina ’84-’87, Minnesota Vikings ’88-’89 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), Washington Redskins ’90-’93, Atlanta Falcons ’94-’96, Super Bowl XXVI Champion, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’11, All-American ’87/ Athletic Director (AD): Newberry College, Jacksonville University Current: AD for George Mason University)

  • Bobby Engram

    (Camden SC, Penn St. ’92-’95, Chicago Bears ’96-’00 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), Seattle Seahawks ’01-’08, Kansas City Chiefs ’09, Cleveland Browns ’10 (player), 3x All-Big Ten, 3x AP All-American ’93-‘95, Biletnikoff Award ’94, PSU All-Time leader in reception yards & TDs/Assistant Coach: San Francisco 49ers ’11, Pittsburgh Panthers ’12-’14, Baltimore Ravens (current))

  • Shaun Ellis

    (Anderson SC, Tennessee ’96-’99, National Champion ’98, New York Jets ’00-’10 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), New England Patriots ’11, 2x Pro Bowl ’03, ’09, 73.5 career QB sacks)

  • Rod Gardner

    (Jacksonville FL, Clemson ’97-’00, 2x All-ACC, First Team All-American ’00, Washington Redskins ’01-’04 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Carolina Panthers ’05, Green Bay Packers ’05, Kansas City Chiefs ’06)

  • James “Jumpy” Geathers

    (Georgetown SC, Wichita St ’80-’83, New Orleans Saints ’84-’89 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), Washington Redskins ’90-’92, Atlanta Falcons ’93-95, Denver Broncos ’96-’97, Super Bowl XXVI Champion)

  • John Gilliam

    (Greenwood SC, SC State ’63-66, New Orleans Saints ’67-’68 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), St. Louis Cardinals ’69-’71, Minnesota Vikings ’72-’74, ’75, Atlanta Falcons ’76, Chicago Bears ’77, New Orleans Saints ’77, 4 x Pro Bowl selection ’72-’75, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘92)

  • Jeff Grantz

    (Columbia SC, South Carolina ’72-’75, Known as a two sport athlete at UofSC (football and baseball) known for his Clemson prediction in which he went on to throw for 5 Touchdowns in a 56-20 victory over the rival, which is a single game USC record, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘88)

  • Shawn Graves

    (Marion SC, Wofford ’89-‘92, NCAA record holder for all-time career rushing yards by a QB (5,128) for 23 years, NCAA record holder for most career rushing TDs for a QB (72) for 23 years, owns NCAA DII record for rushing yards by QB in a game (323), tied for most rushing TDs in a season by QB record in NCAA DII (24)

  • Harold Green

    (Ladson SC, South Carolina ’86-’89, Cincinnati Bengals ’90-’95 (2nd Rnd Draft Pick), St. Louis Rams ’96, Atlanta Falcons ’97-’98, Pro Bowl ’92, 3rd All-time on USC rushing yardage list, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘06)

  • Joe Hamilton

    (Alvin SC, Georgia Tech ’96-’99, Tampa Bay Buccaneers ’00-‘02 (7th Rnd Draft Pick), Indianapolis Colts ’04, Consensus All-American ’99, Davey O’Brien Award ’99, Heisman Trophy runner-up ’99, NCAA Quarterback of the Year ’99, ACC Player of the Year ’99, College Football Hall of Fame ’14)

  • Dwayne Harper

    (Orangeburg SC, SC State ’84-’87, Seattle Seahawks ’88-’93 (11th Rnd Draft Pick), San Diego Chargers ’94-’98, Detroit Lions ’99, 24 career INTs, and 10 forced fumbles)

  • Vonnie Holliday

    (Camden SC, North Carolina ’94-’97, Green Bay Packers ’98-’02 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Kansas City Chiefs ’03-’04, Miami Dolphins ’05-’08, Denver Broncos ’09, Washington Redskins ’10, Arizona Cardinals ’11-’12)

  • Chris Hope

    (Rock Hill SC, Florida State ’98-’01, Pittsburgh Steelers ’02-’05 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), Tennessee Titans ’06-’11, Atlanta Falcons ’12, Detroit Lions ’13, USA Today HS All-American ’97, 4x ACC All-Academic team, 2x All-ACC ’00, ’01, Sporting News 2nd Team All-American ’00, Pro Bowl ’08, Super Bowl Champion (XL))

  • Stanford Jennings

    (Summerville SC, Furman ’80-’83, Cincinnati Bengals ’84-’90 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), New Orleans Saints ’91, Tampa Bay Buccaneers ’92, 1981 SoCon Player of the Year, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘06)

  • Bobby Johnson

    (Columbia SC, Clemson ’69-’72, Asst Coach: Furman ’76-’92, Clemson ’93 Head Coach: Furman ’94-’01, Vanderbilt ’02-’10, SoCon Championships ’99, ’01, SEC Coach of the Year ’08, led first bowl victory since 1955 and second in school history in 2008 at Vanderbilt, current member of the College Football Playoff selection committee, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’17)

  • Terry Kinard

    (Bitburg West Germany, Sumter HS, Clemson ’79-’82, New York Giants ’83-’89 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Houston Oilers ’90, Consensus All-American ’81, ’82, College Football Hall of Fame ’01, National Champion ’81, Pro Bowl ’88, Super Bowl Champion (XXI), Clemson all-time leader in interceptions (19), Clemson Ring of Honor ’01, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘02)

  • George Martin

    (Greenville SC, Oregon ’71-’74, New York Giants ’75-’88 (11th Rnd Draft Pick), Super Bowl XXI Champion, scored 7 touchdowns (one lined up as a tight end) as a defensive lineman which is second to Jason Taylor in NFL history)

  • Ed McDaniel

    (Batesburg-Leesville SC, Clemson ’88-’91, Minnesota Vikings ’92-’01 (5th Rnd Draft Pick), Pro Bowl ’98, Played in 125 NFL games, 1st Team All-American ‘91, 1st Team All-ACC ’91, Butkus Semifinalist)

  • Dexter McCLeon

    (Meridian MS, Clemson ’93-’96, St. Louis Rams (2nd Rnd Draft Pick) ’97-’02, Kansas City Chiefs ’03-’05, Houston Texans ’06, Super Bowl XXXIV Champion, 1st Team All-ACC ’96, only player in ACC History to be named Player of the Week on Offense, Defense, and special teams in same season)

  • Stump Mitchell

    (Kingsland GA, The Citadel ’77-’80, St. Louis Cardinals ’81-’87 (9th Rnd Draft Pick), Phoenix Cardinals ’88-’89, Kansas City Chiefs ’90 (player)/Head Coach: Morgan State ’96-’98, Southern ’10-‘12/Assistant: San Antonio Riders ’92, Morgan State ’95, Seattle Seahawks ’99-’07, Washington Redskins ’08-’09, Arizona Cardinals RB coach ’13- 17, New York Jets RB Coach 2017-2018, Cleveland Browns ’19 (current), South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘99)

  • David Patten

    (Hopkins SC, Western Carolina ’92-’95, New York Giants ’97-’99, Cleveland Browns ’00, ‘09, New England Patriots ’01-’04, ‘10, Washington Redskins ’05-’06, New Orleans Saints ’07-’08, 3x Super Bowl Champion (XXXVI, XXXVIII, XXXIX), All-SoCon ‘95)

  • Robert Porcher

    (Wando SC, SC State ’88-‘91, Detroit Lions ’92-’04 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Pro Bowl & All Pro ’97, ’99, ’01, First-team All-NFC ’99, All-American ’91, Named D1-AA Defensive Player of the Year by NFL Draft Report, Only SC State player to be drafted in 1st Round of NFL Draft, Name on Lions annual “Man of the Year” Award, SC State Athletic Hall of Fame ’98, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘09)

  • Sidney Rice

    (Gaffney SC, South Carolina ’05-’06, Minnesota Vikings (2nd Rnd Draft Pick) ’07-’10, Seattle Seahawks ’11-’13, Pro Bowl ’09, All-Pro ’09, Super Bowl XLVIII champion, NFL record for most touchdown receptions in a playoff game (3), U of SC Athletic Hall of Fame ’16, U of SC career TD reception record holder (23-tied))

  • Tony Rice

    (Spartanburg SC, Notre Dame ’86-’89, Saskatchewan Roughriders ’90 (CFL), Barcelona Dragons ’91-’92 (World League), Munich Thunder ’94 (FLE), 1988 National Champion, ’89 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, ’89 4th in Heisman, ’89 All-American)

  • Brian Ruff

    (Mountainside NJ, Citadel ’69-’72, Baltimore Colts ’72 (11th Rnd Draft Pick), 3x All-SoCon ’74, ’75,’76, 2x SoCon Player of the Year ’75, ’76, SC Player of the Year ’75, ’76, 1st Team AP All-American ’72, Citadel retired his #51 jersey, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’06, All-time leading tackler in SoCon history (755))

  • Rick Sanford

    (Rock Hill SC, South Carolina ’76-’79, New England Patriots ’79-’84 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Seattle Seahawks ’85, NCAA All-American ’78, 1st Gamecock to be selected in 1st round of the NFL Draft, All-Pro ’83, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’98)

  • Willie Scott

    (Newberry SC, South Carolina ’77-’80, Kansas City Chiefs ’81-’85 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), New England Patriots ’86-’88, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘04)

  • Anthony Simmons

    (Spartanburg SC, Clemson ’95-’97, Seattle Seahawks ’98-’04 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), recorded 595 tackles in 7 active NFL seasons, 3x 1st Team All-ACC/3x AP All-American ’95, ’96, ‘97)

  • Clyde Simmons Jr.

    (Lane SC, Western Carolina ’82-’85, Philadelphia Eagles ’86-’93 (9th Rnd Draft Pick), Arizona Cardinals ’94-’95, Jacksonville ’96-’97, Cincinnati Bengals ’98, Chicago Bears ’99-’00, 100 sack Club, 2x Pro Bowl/All-Pro ’91, ’92, Philadelphia Eagles 75th Anniversary Team, (coaching) LA Rams Asst. Def. Line Coach ’12-current)

  • Steve Spurrier

    (Miami Beach FL, Florida ’63-’66, won Heisman Trophy ’66. Player: San Francisco 49ers ’67-’75, Tampa Bay Buccaneers ’76 Head Coach: Tampa Bay Bandits ’83-’85, Duke ’87-’89, Florida ’90-’01, Washington Redskins ’02-’03, South Carolina ’05-’15. 4-time SEC Coach of the Year at Florida, 2-time SEC Coach of the Year at South Carolina, claims 3 of the 4 10-win seasons in program history, 3-straight 11-win seasons, program’s only SEC Championship game appearance.)

  • Duce Staley

    (Tampa FL, South Carolina ’93-’96, Philadelphia Eagles (3rd Rnd Draft Pick) ’97-’03, Pittsburgh Steelers ’04-’06, Super Bowl XL Champion, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’12, Coaching: Philadelphia Eagles Running Backs Coach ’13-Current), Super Bowl Champion LII (coach)

  • Jim Stuckey

    (Cayce SC, Clemson ’76-’79, San Francisco 49ers ’80-’86 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), New York Jets ’86, 2x Super Bowl Champion (XVI, XIX), Consensus 1st Team All-American’79, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’95)

  • Charlie Waters

    (Miami FL, N. Augusta HS, Clemson ’66-’69, Dallas Cowboys ’70-’81 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), All-ACC ’69, NFL All-rookie team ’70, 3x Pro Bowl ’76-’78, 2x 2nd-Team All-Pro ’77, ’78, 2x Super Bowl Champion VI, VII, Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame ’81, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘80, 3rd in Cowboys franchise history in interceptions (41), Most Playoff INTs in NFL History (9)

  • Travelle Wharton

    (Greenville SC, South Carolina ’00-’03, Carolina Panthers ’04-’11, ’13 (3rd Rnd Draft Pick), Cincinnati Bengals ’12, started 111 games in the NFL. Didn’t allow a sack in college in a 45-game span, SEC All-Freshman, Freshman All-American, SEC Football Legend, Current Associate OL Coach for the Carolina Panthers)

  • Donnell Woolford

    (Baltimore MD, Clemson ’85-’88, Chicago Bears ’89-’97 (1st Rnd Draft Pick), Pittsburgh Steelers ’97-’98, Carolina Panthers ’98-’99, Pro Bowl ’93, All-Pro ’94, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’17, 2x All-American 2nd Team ’87, Consensus ’88, 2x 1st Team All-ACC ’87, ‘88)

Legacy Ballot: Choose One or Write in One Nominee

  • Jack Adams

    (Laurens SC, Presbyterian ’40-’43, St. Louis Cardinals ‘44 (19th Rnd Draft Pick)

  • Francis Marion Campbell

    (1929-2016, Chester SC, Georgia ’48-’51, San Francisco 49ers (4th Rnd Draft Pick) ’54-’55, Philadelphia ’56-’61, Pro Bowl ’59, ’60, 1st Team All-Pro ’60, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ’84, NFL Assist Coach: ’62-’74, ’77-’82, UGA Bulldogs DC ’94, NFL Head Coach: Atlanta Falcons ’74-’76, ’87-’89, Philadelphia Eagles ’83-’85)

  • Larry Craig

    (1916-’92, Six Mile SC, South Carolina ’35-’38, Green Bay Packers (6th Rnd Draft Pick, ’39-49, Packers Hall of Fame, 1st U of SC player to ever be drafted into the NFL, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘75)

  • Bob Jeter

    (1937-2008, Union SC, Iowa ’56-’59, Green Bay Packers (2nd Rnd Draft Pick) 6, AFL: LA Chargers (1st Rnd Draft Pick) ’60, CFL: BC Lions ’60-’61, NFL: Green Bay Packers ’63-’70, Chicago Bears ’71-’73, 3 x NFL Champion ’65-’67, 2 x Super Bowl Champion, 2 x Pro Bowl ’67, ’69, Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame)

  • Chester McGlockton

    (1969-2011, Whiteville NC, Clemson ’88-’91, LA/Oakland Raiders (1st Rnd Draft Pick) ’92-’97, Kansas City Chiefs ’98-’00, Denver Broncos ’01-’02, New York Jets ’03, 4 x Pro Bowl ’94-’97, 3 x All-Pro ’94-’96, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘11)

  • Joe Morrison

    (1937-1989, Lima OH, Cincinnati ’55-’58, New York Giants (3rd Rnd Draft Pick) ’59-’72, Head Coach: Chattanooga ’73-’79, New Mexico ’80-’82, South Carolina ’83-’88, Walter Camp Coach of the Year ’84, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘89)

  • Marion Motley

    (1920-1999, Leesburg GA, SC State ’39, Nevada ’41-’43, Cleveland Browns ’46-’53, Pittsburgh Steelers ’55, NFL Champion ’50, Pro Bowl ’50, NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team, 4 x AAFC Champion ’46-’49, Pro Football Hall of Fame ’68)

  • Bob Waters

    (1938-1989, Millen GA, Presbyterian ’56-’59, San Francisco 49ers (7th Rnd Draft Pick) ’60-’63, Asst. Coach: Presbyterian ’66-’67, Stanford ’68, Head Coach: Western Carolina ’69-’88, AD: ’71-’86, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘87)

  • George Webster

    (1945-2007, Anderson SC, Michigan State ’63-’66, AFL: Houston Oilers (1st Rnd Draft Pick) ’67-’71, Pittsburgh Steelers ’72-’73, New England Patriots ’74-’76, 3 x AFL All-Star ’67-’69, AFL All-Time Team, ’67 AFL ROY, ’68 AFL All-Star Defensive MVP, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘79)

  • Jimmy Satterfield

    (1939-2019, Lancaster SC, South Carolina ’59-’62, Furman Assist Coach ’73-’85, Head Coach ’86-’93, NCAA D1-AA National Champion ’88, 3 x SoCon championships ’88-’90, AFCA D1-AA Coach of the Year ’88, Lexington HS Head Coach ’96-’03, South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame ‘15)


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