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A star-studded Class of 2007 enters the Hall of Fame.
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2007 HALL OF FAME CLASS
GENE HICKERSON
Gene Hickerson Position: Guard
Team: Cleveland Browns
Years: 1958-1973
Seasons: 15
Honors and Achievements:
• Seventh-round choice in 1957
• Voted to six straight Pro Bowls (1966-1971)
• Lead blocker for three Hall of Famers: Jim Brown, Bobby Mitchell and Leroy Kelly
Bios for Class of 2007
MICHAEL IRVIN
Michael Irvin Position: Wide receiver
Teams: Dallas Cowboys
Years: 1988-1999
Seasons: 12
Honors and Achievements:
• First-round pick in 1988 draft
• Named to all-decade team of the 1990s
• Led Cowboys to three Super Bowl titles
Bios for Class of 2007
BRUCE MATTHEWS
Bruce Matthews Position: Offensive lineman
Teams: Oilers/Titans
Years: 1983-2001
Honors and Achievements:
• First-round pick in 1983 draft
• Voted to 14 straight Pro Bowls (1988-2001)
• Named to all-decade team of the 1990s
Bios for Class of 2007
CHARLIE SANDERS
Charlie Sanders Position: Tight end
Teams: Detroit Lions
Years: 1968-1977
Seasons: 10
Honors and Achievements:
• Third-round pick in 1968 draft
• Named to all-decade team of the 1970s
• Voted to seven Pro Bowls
Bios for Class of 2007
THURMAN THOMAS
Thomas Position: Running back
Teams: Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins
Years: 1988-2000
Seasons: 13
Honors and Achievements:
• Second-round pick in 1988 draft
• Rushed for 12,074 yards (No. 12 all-time)
• Played in four Super Bowls
Bios for Class of 2007
ROGER WEHRLI
Wehrli Position: Cornerback
Teams: St. Louis Cardinals
Years: 1969-1982
Seasons: 14
Honors and Achievements:
• First-round pick in 1969 draft
• Named to all-decade team of the 1970s
• Voted to seven Pro Bowls
Bios for Class of 2007

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