Packers great Charles Woodson named 2021 Hall of Fame candidate
By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer
Charles Woodson and Peyton Manning are among 14 first-year eligible candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Joining the two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback and the star cornerback/safety on the ballot are receivers Calvin Johnson, Wes Welker and Roddy White; running back Steven Jackson; tight end Heath Miller; offensive linemen D'Brickashaw Ferguson and Logan Mankins; defensive linemen Jared Allen,Justin Tuck and Kevin Williams; linebacker Jerod Mayo; and defensive back Charles Tillman.
In all, there are 130 nominees for five modern-era spots.
Enshrinement at the hall in Canton, Ohio, will take place next August.