DT Culp, LB Robinson named senior finalists for Hall of Fame

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 4:19 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced that DT Curley Culp and LB Dave Robinson will be the senior finalists for the Class of 2013.

Culp spent the beginning of his career with the Chiefs in 1968 and reached the Pro Bowl in ’69 and ’71. He joined the Houston Oilers during the ’74 season and went to four consecutive Pro Bowls starting in 1975. He also was a first-team All-Pro in ’75.

Culp retired with the Lions in 1981. He had 13 fumble recoveries in his career.

Robinson played for the Packers from 1963-72 and was a three-time Pro Bowler. He spent the ’73 and ’74 seasons with the Redskins. Robinson had 27 career interceptions and 12 fumble recoveries.

Former Packers OG Jerry Kramer did not receive a nomination.