"For us, it's really special to be in this group," said Marino, who passed for 61,361 yards in 17 seasons for the Miami Dolphins. "You dream as a football player of making it to the Hall of Fame, and when you get there, it's a very humbling experience."
"I can't wait," Marino said. "It reminds me of when I was a kid. I can't wait to see those old Steelers like Jack Lambert and Mel Blount."