Hall of Fame quest begins for Chiefs great Tony Gonzalez

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A collection of 102 former NFL players and coaches were named in the Pro Football Hall of Fame's list of nominees for the Class of 2019. Subscribe to Sports Pass The Star's digital sports-only subscription is only $30 per year. He was selected to the Pro Bowl in three consecutive seasons with the 49ers (2000-2002). During his time in New Orleans, Mills earned a spot on the Pro Bowl team in 1987, 1988, 1991, and 1992.

Among those nominated, several belong to the list of the 80 Greatest Redskins, including wide receiver Gary Clark, running back Earnest Byner, kick and punt returner Brian Mitchell, offensive tackle Chris Samuels, running back Clinton Portis and defensive coordinator/head coach Richie Petitbon.

Twelve former Denver Broncos are among the nominees. He has advanced as a finalists in the top 15 for the past five years.

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Joining Gonzalez on the ballot are three other players in their first year of eligibility: cornerback Champ Bailey, safety Ed Reed and linebacker London Fletcher. In January, the list will be narrowed to 15 finalists.

According to the official release: "Eighteen finalists will be presented to the full 48-member Pro Football Hall of Fame Selection Committee during its annual meeting on "Selection Saturday", the day before Super Bowl LIII". Senior Finalist Johnny Robinson, who spent his entire career with the Texans/Chiefs franchise from 1960-71, and Contributor Finalists Pat Bowlen and Gil Brandt will also be included in the voting. Therefore, any individual who last played or coached in 2013 are eligible for the first time in 2019).

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