ESPN will present live coverage of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2011 enshrinement ceremony Saturday, August 6, at 7 p.m. ET from Canton, Ohio. NFL Live’s Trey Wingo will host the three-hour primetime telecast with analyst Tom Jackson. The members of this year’s class include: Richard Dent, Marshall Faulk, Chris Hanburger, Les Richter, Ed Sabol, Deion Sanders and Shannon Sharpe. Correspondent Sal Paolantonio will also provide reports for SportsCenter and other ESPN programs throughout the Hall of Fame weekend. Additional highlights:
- ESPN Radio will present highlights of the induction speeches on SportsCenter Saturday with Mike Salk immediately following Major League Baseball on ESPN Radio’s 3 p.m. broadcast of the Yankees-Red Sox game.
- ESPN.com will offer extensive coverage from the Hall of Fame weekend with contributions from ESPNDallas.com columnist Jean-Jacques Taylor on Deion Sanders, ESPNChicago.com writer Melissa Isaacson on Richard Dent and ESPN.com’s AFC North blogger James Walker on-site live blogging from Canton, Ohio. A photo gallery and transcripts of the speeches will be posted as well.