Three former Vols football players will be part of the Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame class which has been announced. Todd Kelly (1989-92), Terry McDaniel (1984-87) and Charlie Severance (1959-60) will be inducted on Aug. 23, 2012.
The event will take place at the Knoxville Convention Center with featured speaker Baseball Hall of Fame knuckleball pitcher Phil Niekro.
Kelly was a star defensive end with the Vols in the early 1990s. He was a 1992 All-SEC First-Team selection and served as team captain for that squad which went 9-3. Kelly was selected in the first round (27th overall) by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1993 NFL Draft and went on to play with the Niners, Cincinnati
Bengals and Atlanta Falcons from 1993-96. In his 46 NFL games, Kelly had 5.5 career sacks and was a part of the Super Bowl XIX title with San Francisco.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.