Inductee Gabe Rivera, a former defensive tackle for Texas Tech, speaks during the announcement of the 2012 College Football Hall of Fame class, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

Inductee Gabe Rivera, a former defensive tackle for Texas Tech, speaks during the announcement of the 2012 College Football Hall of Fame class, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)