Nancy Gay of the San Francisco Chronicle
Vote: Definitely Yes (9/10)
Hamilton Spectator (Ontario)
January 9, 1993
Open Season on ‘Skins QB
They’re saying one pass changed everything in that first-round playoff victory. One completion — no big deal, really, just a measly 15-yard bullet to Art Monk — that turned around Rypien, turned that game into a dominating 24-7 victory and sent Washington to the NFC semifinal against the 49ers at Candlestick Park today.
San Francisco Chronicle
February 4, 2007
Irvin is humbled by Hall of Fame honor; Bills’ Thurman is also among group of six
The voting panel debated for more than six and a half hours over the 17 finalists so worthy, none was considered a slam dunk.
Also eliminated were wide receivers Art Monk and Andre Reed, defensive ends Derrick Thomas and Richard Dent, guards Russ Grimm and Bob Kuechenberg, tackle Gary Zimmerman and linebacker Andre Tippett.