The Bucs made the announcement Friday.
The 44-year-old joins Lee Roy Selmon, John McKay, Jimmie Giles, Paul Gruber,Cheap Jerseys USA
, Sapp, Brooks, Mike Alstott and Doug Williams as members of the Bucs' Ring of Honor at Raymond James Stadium. Lynch will be formally inducted on a game next season.
The hard-hitting safety played the first 11 seasons of his career with the Bucs and teamed with Hall of Famers Warren Sapp and Derrick Brooks to form the nucleus of a defense that helped transform a franchise that was the laughingstock of the NFL into Super Bowl champions. He spent the final four seasons of a 15-year career with the Denver Broncos.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — John Lynch is the latest addition to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ring of Honor.
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, are among 15 modern-era finalists for election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame next month.
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, more than any safety in league history except Ken Houston (10). In addition to having a reputation as a punishing tackler, Lynch forced 16 fumbles and had 26 career interceptions.