Lamar native and former Gamecock defensive end John Abraham is back on the list of nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Abraham played 15 seasons (2000-14) in the NFL. He played from 2006-12 with the Falcons and is the team’s career sacks leader, with 68.5. He finished his career with Arizona.
He was drafted by the New York Jets 13th overall in the 2000 NFL Draft. He finished his career with 133.5 sacks and played in 192 games with 175 starts.