Sunday, February 06, 2005

Marino in the Hall of Fame

Dan Marino, along with Steve Young, has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as one of the most inspired quarterbacks of all time. Both of these men were selected for their versatility on the field. Marino played all his years with the Dolphins and always kept them a powerful team. Young’s speed and accuracy won him this honor.

They were joined by Bennie Friedman and Fritz Pollard. The inductions will occur officially on August 7th in Canton, Ohio.

Notable achievements by Marino:

• 4,967 completions
• 8,358 passes w/ 61,361 yards
• 420 touchdowns
• 1984 League MVP
• 3 All-Pro Teams and 9 Pro Bowls