Former Colt Edgerrin James semifinalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

San Francisco 49ers Terrell Owens #81 celebrates after the 49ers win against the New York Giants at the end of the game in San Francisco on Sunday

Johnson's college coaching credentials, including a national championship as University of Miami coach, are not considered by the Pro Football Hall of Fame committee.

It's the third straight time Owens has made it to this point, fifth consecutive year for Johnson and Walls' first time.

Former Vikings Randy Moss and Steve Hutchinson are among six first-year eligible candidates to make the field of 27 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2018, the hall announced Tuesday evening. Both were on the list of finalists past year, but did not make the 2017 class to the dismay of Eagles fans.

The list of 27 will be trimmed to 15 in mid-January, and inductees will be chosen Super Bowl weekend in early February in Minneapolis. He ranks 12 in league history with 12,246 rushing yards and 14 with 15,610 total yards from scrimmage.

Butler played at Lee High before attending Florida State.

Lynch, who was both the Broncos' Ring of Fame and the Buccaneers' Ring of Honor in 2017, was selected as a finalist for the fourth time previous year, while Atwater first became a finalist in 2016.

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The Class of 2017 will be selected from the Modern Era finalists, the senior finalists and the contributor finalist.

The voting for the Class of 2017 will be conducted at the 48-member Pro Football Hall of Fame Selection Committee's annual meeting, which will be held in Minneapolis on February 3, the day before Super Bowl LII.

Running backs: Edgerrin James, Roger Craig.

Former Eagles wide receiver Terrell Owens is also a semifinalist. He made seven Pro Bowls and was named First-Team All-Pro five times.

Offensive lineman Joe Jacoby of the Washington Redskins.

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