Curtis Martin will be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame this weekend. The former Pitt Panther played 11 seasons with New England and the New York Jets. Martin, a 1995 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, five-time Pro Bowler and five-time All-Pro selection, is the only NFL running back besides Barry Sanders to rush for over 1,000 yards in his first 10 seasons. (Walter Iooss/SI, Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
GALLERY: NFL Hall of Fame Class of 2012 BURKE: What to watch on Hall of Fame Weekend

Curtis Martin will be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame this weekend. The former Pitt Panther played 11 seasons with New England and the New York Jets. Martin, a 1995 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, five-time Pro Bowler and five-time All-Pro selection, is the only NFL running back besides Barry Sanders to rush for over 1,000 yards in his first 10 seasons. (Walter Iooss/SI, Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

GALLERY: NFL Hall of Fame Class of 2012 
BURKE: What to watch on Hall of Fame Weekend

Barry Larkin and Ron Gant have a tug-of-war in the Reds locker room before a 1995 game between the Reds and Cardinals. Larkin was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday. (David Walberg/SI)
CORCORAN: Fate of five borderline HOF candidates will be determinedVERDUCCI: One no-doubter and a lot of tough choices for Hall of FameLEMIRE: Barry Larkin is prepping for a likely Hall of Fame callVOTE: Make your picks for the 2012 Hall of Fame class

Barry Larkin and Ron Gant have a tug-of-war in the Reds locker room before a 1995 game between the Reds and Cardinals. Larkin was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday. (David Walberg/SI)

CORCORAN: Fate of five borderline HOF candidates will be determined
VERDUCCI: One no-doubter and a lot of tough choices for Hall of Fame
LEMIRE: Barry Larkin is prepping for a likely Hall of Fame call
VOTE: Make your picks for the 2012 Hall of Fame class