- Quarterback Brett Favre leads the eight-man Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2016
- The Hall of Fame announcement was made at the NFL Honors awards presentation in San Francisco
- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wins the 2015 NFL Most Valuable Player award
San Francisco (CNN)If anyone leads the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2016, it has to be quarterback Brett Favre. It took all of nine seconds to elect him.