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Michael Strahan is a first-year eligible, and Bill Parcells will be on the Pro Football Hall of Fame ballot for the second time when voting occurs for the class of 2013.
Is Michael Strahan a first-ballot NFL Hall of Famer? We get to find out with the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2013, because the former New York Giants defensive end is one of 13 first-year eligibles on this year's ballot.
The other question is will former Giants coach Bill Parcells be enshrined? I thought Parcells was a no-brainer a year ago, when he was snubbed. Will Hall of Fame voters see the error of their ways this time?
[Related: SB Nation on the new nominees]
Here is the full list of first-year eligibles:
Sam Adams, DT
Larry Allen, G
Morten Andersen, K
Priest Holmes, RB
John Lynch, S
Keenan McCardell, WR
Steve McNair, QB
Tom Nalen, C
Jonathan Ogden, T
Warren Sapp, DT
Michael Strahan, DE
Ted Washington, DT/NT
Bryant Young, DE
Other Giants on the ballot are:
Quarterback Phil Simms, running back Ottis Anderson, running back Tiki Barber, cornerback Everson Walls