Read more:For the second consecutive year, youth was emphatically served in the newest class for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Three first-time-eligible players -- Champ Bailey, Tony Gonzalez and Ed Reed -- were selected to the Class of 2019. The Class of 2018 also included three first-time-eligible players: Ray Lewis, Randy Moss and Brian Urlacher.
The other modern-era finalists who will be enshrined are Kevin Mawae and Ty Law. Contributors Pat Bowlen and Gil Brandt, as well as Seniors finalist Johnny Robinson were also selected for enshrinement.