WASHINGTON — Former Redskins offensive lineman Joe Jacoby is once again a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Jacoby, who played offensive tackle for 13 years for the Redskins as part of the famed Hogs offensive line, was a finalist last year for the first time after being a semifinalist six times before. He is in his 19th year of eligibility.
As part of the Hogs, Jacoby played in four Super Bowls, including three wins. He made four consecutive Pro Bowls from 1983 to 1986 and is listed as one of the 80 Greatest Redskins. He first joined the Redskins as an undrafted free agent out of Louisville in 1981.
Jacoby is one of 15 modern-era finalists and 18 total finalists.
The full list of finalists:
Kenny Easley is a finalist as selected by the veterans committee, and Paul Tagliabue and Jerry Jones are finalists in the contributors’ category.