Morgantown, West Virginia – Former West Virginia Mountaineers kicker/punter Pat McAfee is one of 129 modern-era nominees announced for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2023.
McAfee, 35, played for the Mountaineers from 2005 to 2008 and was a first-team All-American in 2008. After graduating from WVU, McAfee was a two-time Pro Bowl punter for the Indianapolis Colts.
The list of 129 nominees will be cut to 25 semifinalists in November and 15 finalists will be revealed in early January.
McAfee discussed his excitement for being named a nominee earlier on his show, The Pat McAfee Show, earlier today:
— Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) September 20, 2022