Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Monk to Hall of Fame

Today, former Redskins wide receiver Art Monk was named to College Football Hall of Fame.

Monk, a four year lettermen for Syracuse, led the Orange in receiving from 1977-1979. He currently ranks sixth on the all-time career list for receptions and seventh on the all-time receiving yards list.

In 15 years in the NFL, 13 years with the Redskins, Monk totaled 940 receptions for 12,721 yards and 68 receptions. In 2008, he was inducted into the National Football Hall of Fame.