PatsFans.com Menu
PatsFans.com - The Hub For New England Patriots Fans

New England Patriots > Patriots Blog

ICYMI: Ty Law Selected For Induction Into The Michigan Athletics Hall Of Honor

Robert Alvarez
Robert Alvarez on Twitter
May 28, 2020 at 4:35 pm ET

ICYMI: Ty Law Selected For Induction Into The Michigan Athletics Hall Of Honor(PHOTO: RVR Photos - USA TODAY Sports)

🕑 Read Time: 1 minutes

Pro Football Hall of Fame cornerback Ty Law was named one of six former University of Michigan student athletes named to the university’s Hall of Honor class in 2020.

Each year, Michigan reviews consideration criteria that includes “being an NCAA champion or member of a national championship team, an All-American, Olympic medalist, Olympic team member, professional league champion or world championship team medalist/member, NCAA or conference player of the year, conference champion, record holder or all-conference award winner”.

Law joins Sarah Cain (women’s gymnastics), Kelli Gannon (field hockey), Jim Paciorek (baseball), Tripp Welborne (football) and Lexi Zimmerman (volleyball) as the Class of 2020.

Law was a member of the Wolverines football team from 1992-1994 and recorded 161 tackles, 19 pass breakups, eight interceptions and one forced fumble in 30 career starts over three collegiate seasons.

A two-time All-Big Ten first team member in 1993 and 1994, Law contributed to the 1992 Big Ten championship and three postseason bowl games with victories in the Rose, Hall of Fame and Holiday bowls.

The New England Patriots chose Law with the 23rd overall pick in the 1995 NFL Draft and he would go on to have a Hall of Fame NFL career over 15 seasons and ten as a Patriot, winning three Super Bowls and earning five Pro Bowl honors.

On Thursday, Law shared a reflection post about his selection over Instagram.

“HONORED ➕HUMBLED to be part of the 2020 Michigan Athletics Hall of Honor class!!!”, Law wrote in a caption.

According to Michigan athletics, the induction ceremony will take place at a later date to be determined.

READ NEXT:
VIDEO: An Inside Look Back At The Patriots 2020 Virtual Draft Weekend

Tags: Ty Law

  • Subscribe
    Notify of
    guest

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    0 Comments
    Inline Feedbacks
    View all comments

  • More Patriots News Headlines:

    Monday Patriots Notebook 4/15: News and Notes

    Monday Patriots Notebook 4/15: News and Notes

    By: Ian Logue
    For the Patriots, the question seems to center around whether or not it's going to be North Carolina's Drake Maye or J.J. McCarthy who gets…
    22 hours ago
    Patriots News 4-14, Mock Draft 3.0, Gilmore, Law Rally For Bill 

    Patriots News 4-14, Mock Draft 3.0, Gilmore, Law Rally For Bill 

    By: Steve Balestrieri
    Mitchell is an ascending prospect with the size, length, speed, and athleticism to threaten all three levels (short, intermediate, and long) on the football field.…
    2 days ago
    Potential Patriot: Boston Globe’s Price Talks to Georgia WR McConkey

    Potential Patriot: Boston Globe’s Price Talks to Georgia WR McConkey

    By: Ian Logue
    Georgia wide receiver Ladd McConkey is a player who many believe will be among the list of receivers taken early in the upcoming 2024 NFL…
    4 days ago
    Friday Patriots Notebook 4/12: News and Notes

    Friday Patriots Notebook 4/12: News and Notes

    By: Ian Logue
    Ninkovich believes that the New England Patriots would be better served to target someone who would be more of a threat to the defense, preferably…
    4 days ago
    Not a First Round Pick? Hoge Doubles Down on Maye

    Not a First Round Pick? Hoge Doubles Down on Maye

    By: Ian Logue
    “There’s really two things, and they’re entwined as one,” explained Hoge. “You can’t have one without the other, they have to work together and it’s…
    5 days ago

    Share via
    Copy link
    Powered by Social Snap
    Search For Links: - CLOSE
    For searches with multiple players
    add commas (Ex: "Bill Belichick, Devin McCourty")