Many thought Ray Guy would never get called to Canton. Even so the snubs of these great players may seem downright ridiculous.
When there is a limit to the number of players that can be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in a single year, odds are a few good ones will slip through the cracks. But for some odd reason some of the retired players who were finalists for the Hall of Fame just a year before can find themselves completely on the outside looking in the following year, and a few years later they may be forgotten entirely.
This list takes a look at the ten greatest players who have been repeatedly refused entry into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio – here are numbers five through one: