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Willie Roaf one of 26 finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; METAIRIE, La. ― Former Saints offensive lineman Willie Roaf is one of 26 semi-finalists for the Hall of Fame, the NFL announced Tuesday afternoon. Roaf played in New Orleans from 1993-2001 before finishing his illustrious career with the Kansas City ...

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Old 11-22-2011, 06:59 PM   #1
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METAIRIE, La. ― Former Saints offensive lineman Willie Roaf is one of 26 semi-finalists for the Hall of Fame, the NFL announced Tuesday afternoon.

Roaf played in New Orleans from 1993-2001 before finishing his illustrious career with the Kansas City Chiefs from 2002-05.

Willie Roaf one of 26 finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame | wwltv.com New Orleans

He's got to go in as a Saint right?

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Old 11-22-2011, 11:31 PM   #2
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In Football you don't go into the hall of fame as a member of a team, you go in as a hall of fame player at the postition that happened to play for team xyz when you were in the league. NFL is a complete 180 from baseball
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Old 11-22-2011, 11:34 PM   #3
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Good Luck Willie I hope you get in.
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Old 11-25-2011, 04:34 PM   #4
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Geaux Roaf
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Old 11-25-2011, 04:37 PM   #5
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Well deserved!!
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Wish we could get a candid, unedited interview regarding his feelings and take on his moving from the Saints...
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Old 11-27-2011, 09:35 PM   #7
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Willie Roaf leaving the Saints....

Didn't he leave cuz Joe Horn was bonking his wife?!?!
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Wish he had some coaching skills. We may be able to use him.

Good for him.

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Old 11-28-2011, 10:56 AM   #9
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good luck Willie - I wished at the time - as I do now - that we had given you some symbolic deal which would have had you retire as a Saint. Thanks for the memories - especially our first playoff victory in franchise history.
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Roaf was a blind side stud.
We were never the same once he left.
We all hope you get in.
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