Hall of Fame cases for. . .

The Pro Football Hall of Fame recently trimmed its list of 126 modern-era nominees for the Class of 2014 to 25 semifinalists. NFL Media historian Elliot Harrison will judge cases for induction in a recurring feature on NFL.com. With a list of such notable players, there are sure to be disagreements, so hit up Elliot on Twitter @Harrison_NFL to share your opinion. Today, we look at the eight defenders who have been named semifinalists.

Elliot Harrison

NFL.com Analyst