WTF DALLAS - Former Dallas Cowboys safety Cliff Harris will join the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Being an unlikely NFL candidate coming from Ouachita Baptist University, Cliff Harris made a name for himself and is now a respected Gold Jacket Club member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020. Cliff Harris will be enshrined later this year. _g1.setAttribute('srcset', _g1.getAttribute('data-srcset'));
Great player, great man and great friend. Harris retired from football at 31 to focus on his work within the oil business. Wouldn’t it be great if the former Cowboys teammates, a pair of undrafted rookies who became two of the best players of their decade, were part of the same Pro Football Hall of Fame class?
 Sports Illustrated writers named him their Football Dream Team free safety. Commemorate the induction of Cliff Harris into the Pro Football Hall of Fame with this commemorative pin! “I thought this was the time.’’. The Selection Committee includes Roger Staubach, Lee Roy Jordan, Walt Garrison, Gene Stallings, Jackie Smith, Drew Pearson, Rayfield Wright, Everson Walls, Charlie Waters, Bill Bates, Gil Brandt, Mel Renfro, Jim Hart and Cliff Harris. Switch to the dark mode that's kinder on your eyes at night time. He woke up about an hour later, overcome by emotions. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. You know what that means. Love Deion Sanders, cornerback/wide receiver, 1995-1999, Jerry Jones, owner/president/general manager, 1989-present, Gil Brandt, vice president of player personnel, 1960-1988. Haha “Oh my gosh,’’ Harris said over and over as he tried to compose himself. In 2014, OBU honored Harris by naming its new football stadium "Cliff Harris Stadium."
“I would not have gone through that moment where I find out in such a public way. Ex-Coach Johnson's Thoughts On Correctable Problems As We Ready For 'Monday Night Football'. “But I’m equally unhappy that Drew didn’t make it. The inclusion of Jimmy Johnson, who was delivered the news on national TV Sunday night, and Harris means there will now be 19 people with busts in Canton based on their accomplishments with the Cowboys.
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You see other teams modeling their free safeties around the way Harris plays the pass, and striking fear in everyone on the field because he hits so hard.". But another fan favorite – wide receiver Drew Pearson – was not selected.
2004 wurde er in den Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor aufgenommen und ist seit dem Jahr 2020 Mitglied in der Pro Football Hall of Fame. Take it one step further: 18 receivers have garnered first team all-decade recognition in league history. Cliff Harris is the author of Captain Crash and the Dallas Cowboys: From Sideline to Goal Line With Cliff Harris, first published in 2006 and re-released in September 2014. Locked On Cowboys Pod: Can This Dallas Season Be Saved? Harris was not chosen in the 1970 NFL draft, but the Cowboys invited him to training camp and he signed as a free agent. Harris will be enshrined in Canton, Ohio later this year. Commemorate the induction of Cliff Harris into the Pro Football Hall of Fame with this commemorative pin! ©2020 FOX Television Stations, Texas teen wins $25K for work on possible COVID-19 solution, 2 women wounded in east Fort Worth shooting, Man charged with sexually assaulting 7-year-old girl as classmates, teacher watched in horror, Sweet 16 party leaves 37 infected with COVID-19, nearly 300 quarantined, health officials say, Fort Worth city councilman arrested on DWI charges, Man fatally shot while asleep in Dallas apartment, Police: Speeding driver dies in crash on Central Expressway, Everman officer on ventilator in ICU because of COVID-19, Elliott fumbles pair, Cowboys stumble in 38-10 loss to Cards, Vaccines will be limited in supply and logistically challenging to distribute at first in California. Outside football, he works in the energy business. I have a pretty stable life. "Incredible'' and a "blessing'' are some of the words Harris used to describe the feeling upon hearing the Wednesday morning announcement. He’s now the only person from that team who won’t be in Canton. Cliff Harris had to wait over 40 years to finally get the call, but it came Wednesday morning.
The stadium, decked in the school's purple and gold colors, greets visitors approaching the OBU campus and includes more than 500 reserved and premium reserved seats as part of its total seating capacity. Jess Haynie
Military service caused him to miss the second half of the season, although he returned in time for the Cowboys' victory in Super Bowl VI over the Miami Dolphinsand never relinquished … “This was all geared to capture the happiness of the moment, the excitement of the moment to share with family who couldn’t be here, friend and fans. Cliff Harris has been elected to the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2020! Congratulations to Cliff Harris for this much-deserved induction to the Pro Football Hall of Fame! var _g1; Harris was not chosen in the 1970 NFL draft, but the Cowboys invited him to training camp and he signed as a free agent. About Cliff Harris Dallas Cowboys Cliff Harris was born on November 12, 1948, and had a lengthy and worthwhile NFL career in his time. Cliff Harris spielte sechsmal im Pro Bowl, er wurde fünfmal zum All-Pro ernannt und ist Mitglied in dem NFL 1970s All-Decade Team und in der Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame sowie in der Ruhmeshalle seines Colleges. Arizona Cardinals 38, Dallas Cowboys 10: 10 'Whitty' Observations On A Monday Night Blowout, The Dallas Cowboys lose 38-10 to Arizona on Monday, but lead the NFC East ... and yet are off to one of their worst starts of the last decade, and its going to be very difficult to find a way out, Cards 21, Dallas Cowboys 3 At Half: Zack Martin Is OUT With Concussion, NFL Week 6 Monday Night, Dallas Cowboys Vs. Cardinals Inactives: LB Leighton Vander Esch is IN, Dallas Cowboys Contracts: Play & Pay For QB Andy Dalton - Who Finds Himself In Place Of Dak Prescott & With A Chance To Cash In, Kyler's House: Cardinals At Dallas Cowboys Means QB Murray Is 'Home'.
Haha He was at his best in the playoffs with six interceptions in 21 postseason games. “I feel Harris is the finest free safety in the business today,” Wilson said in 1979. Here’s a look at the more likely candidates.