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Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2014 Spotlight: Walter Jones

Jaclyn Harris

By Jaclyn Harris

April 9, 2014

The 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival will be here before you know it! Really though, we can count down the months on one hand! And in preparation for this monumental day in NFL history, it only seems fitting that we delve into the careers of the seven men being honored.

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Next up is former Seattle Seahawks tackle, Walter Jones! Take a look at his incredible career that has deemed him Hall of Fame worthy!

Meet Walt Jones

• Drafted to the Seattle Seahawks in the first round as sixth overall pick

• Played with the Seahawks for 12 seasons

• Earned the starting spot at left tackle during rookie training camp

• Named the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month in October

• Selected for multiple all-rookie teams

• First Offensive Lineman in Seattle history to be selected for the Pro Bowl

• Holds the Seahawks record for most All-Star votes at nine

• Voted as first-team All-Pro in 2001, and received the honor five more times (2002, 2004-2007)

• Helped Shaun Alexander make a franchise-record and league-high of 1,880 yards while establishing the then NFL mark for touchdowns in a season (28)

• At the time, Seattle led the NFL in scoring with 452 points

• Seahawks had the NFL’s finest left side at the time Jones played alongside guard Steve Hutchinson

• Played in 10 playoff starts, including the 2005 NFC Championship Game and Super Bowl XL

• Competed in 180 regular season games

• First-team selection of the NFL’s All-Decade Team of the 2000s

See Walter Jones Don His Gold Jacket

Don’t miss out on being a part of the crowd as Walter Jones is awarded his Gold Jacket, and takes his place among the NFL’s most elite! Prepare yourself to watch live as the emotion floods the faces of the Class of 2014 as they are inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame!

With Official Ticket Packages direct from the NFL, you can be up front and center throughout the entire Enshrinement Festival. From the Gold Jacket Ceremony to the Enshrinement Ceremony to the Hall of Fame Game, you’ll have the best seats in the house! You’ll also have access to exclusive benefits such as official tailgates, complimentary food, premium open bars, plenty of interactive elements, and other coveted amenities.

Not to mention, you’ll be able to meet members of the Class of 2014, like Walter Jones, and other previously inducted members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame! You’ll also be invited to peruse the halls of the Pro Football Hall of Fame at your own pace throughout the weekend, taking in the awe-inspiring accolades that have been achieved.

Plus, with Official Ticket Packages including transportation to and from events and the ability to opt in for luxurious accommodations in Canton, your trip will be completely planned. All you’ll have to do is make the trip and take it all in!

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It’s time to clear your schedule for August and plan to make the trip with QuintEvents and NFL On Location to travel to Canton, Ohio for the 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Festival! Get more information on how you can be a part of history today!

 

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