PHOTO RELEASE: 2022 CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

PHOTO RELEASE: 2022 CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

Eight legends of the game set for induction ceremony at Tim Hortons Field

(Left to right) Paul McCallum, Ricky Ray, Chip Cox, Rick Thornton (for Dick Thornton), Roy Shivers, Carol Evans (for Keith Evans) and Dave Ritchie (Chris Tanouye/CFL.ca)
(Left to right) Paul McCallum, Ricky Ray, Chip Cox, Rick Thornton (for Dick Thornton), Roy Shivers, Carol Evans (for Keith Evans) and Dave Ritchie (Chris Tanouye/CFL.ca)

HAMILTON (September 16, 2022) – Eights icons are set to be officially welcomed into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame (CFHOF) and Museum as the members of its 2022 Class.

The previously announced inductees include first-ballot Hall of Famers, quarterback Ricky Ray and linebacker Chip Cox, in the Player category, in addition to kicker Paul McCallum, fullback Tim Tindale, and Dick Thornton (posthumously) who played on both sides of the ball. To be inducted in the Builder category are former CFL head coach Dave Ritchie, Calgary Colts founder and former general manager Keith Evans (posthumously), and long-time CFL team executive, Roy Shivers.

Following a brief media availability from 4:30-5:30 p.m. ET, the formal induction ceremony at Tim Hortons Field will begin at 6 p.m. ET.

On Saturday, the Class of 2022 will be honoured at halftime of the annual Hall of Fame Game with the hometown Tiger-Cats hosting the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Tickets to the game are available for purchase here.

When making use of the images below, please credit Chris Tanouye/CFL.ca.

 

 

Lucas Barrett Senior Director, Communications & Public Affairs,, Canadian Football League

 

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