NFL Hall of Fame nominees

Tomlinson, Ward, Dawkins among 2017 HOF nominees

CANTON, Ohio (AP) – LaDainian Tomlinson, Hines Ward and Brian Dawkins are among the 94 players and coaches nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s class of 2017. Joining those first-time eligible nominees are Jason Taylor, Donovan McNabb, Chad Johnson, Olin Kreutz, Joey Porter, Derrick Mason and Bob Sanders. Already chosen to be discussed by the voting panel the…