Pro Football Hall of Fame to add contributors category
to 10. The following were also on last year's preliminary ballot -- Bud Adams,, Bobby Beathard, Gil Brandt, Leo Carlin, Otho Davis, Ron Gibbs, Jack Kent Cooke, Robert Kraft, Art McNally, Bill Polian , Steve Sabol and Ron Wolf.
Jim Kelly surprises Bills players, leads inspiring huddle
below. MORE FROM NESN: Jim Kelly delivers emotional message to family, friends after finishing radiation Dan Marino, Bill Polian visit Bills legend Jim Kelly in hospital Hall Of Famer Jim Kelly done with chemotherapy for sinus cancer
The Audible: Polian talks Harbaugh lessons, Manziel vs. elite NFL QBs
For being only 39 years old, Brian Polian has already experienced a lifetime of football. Son of Bill Polian , the former Buffalo Bills GM and Indianapolis Colts vice chairman, Brian has lived around NFL locker rooms that included all-time
QB Jim Kelly's presence resonates at charity event
colors to wear a blue T-shirt with the words ''Kelly Tough'' printed on the front. Former Bills general manager Bill Polian noted Kelly was present in spirit. He described the large turnout a reflection of the support Kelly has while battling
Free agency begins Tuesday, cap at $133 million
the early auctioning. ''Free agency in and of itself is an overpayment situation,'' says former NFL executive Bill Polian , who built three Super Bowl teams and now is an analyst for ESPN and SiriusXM. ''That's why the union fought so
Suspended Mathis apologizes to teammates, vows: 'I'll be back'
college defensive end Jonathan Newsome in the fifth round of this year's draft - a player former Colts general manager Bill Polian compared to Mathis. Polian drafted Mathis. Redding is convinced there's enough talent to make up for Mathis' absence
Column: Long on guts, all Sam needs is a fair shot
he'll have a media circus in tow wherever he lands. ''I would not hesitate to use a draft pick on him,'' said Bill Polian , a longtime NFL executive with Buffalo, Carolina and Indianapolis who is currently working as an ESPN analyst
Little: Violation by Browns' Gordon 'is a mistake'
urine sample. " He's a guy that's going to work to get back and show this is a mistake," Little told co-host Bill Polian and me about Gordon on SiriusXM NFL Radio. " It's something that wasn't in his control, so to speak. I don't
NFL experts analyze Bolts
early in the season. We knew this team could win games. It was just great to watch it happen and see them sneak in. Bill Polian , ESPN: First of all, great coaching job. They were able to put together a good group and get some production from
Jump from college to NFL fraught with risk
season and your development as a player is going to be arrested,'' longtime NFL executive and current ESPN analyst Bill Polian said. ''Some won't even make the roster or a practice squad and then they won't have any college eligibility