Tom Flores’ underdog campaign for late-life Pro Football Hall of Fame election continues to chug along. Thursday night, Flores, 81, was named as one of 15 finalists to be elected into the Canton, Ohio Museum. No more than five of the modern-day nominees can be elected. The vote will be Feb. 2 in Atlanta as
Bill Williamson has been a professional sports journalist for 28 years. He has covered the NFL for 22 straight years. He has been covering the Oakland Raiders for the past nine years, including seven at ESPN.com.