Former Aliquippa cornerback Ty Law has been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2019.
Law had a 15-year career with the New England Patriots, New York Jets, Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos after being selected in the first round of the 1995 NFL draft out of the University of Michigan.
He was a three-time Super Bowl champion, a five-time Pro Bowl selection, a two-time first-team NFL ALL-Pro and was named to the NFL’s 2000s all-decade team.
He finished his career with 203 games played, 839 tackles, 169 passes defended, 53 interceptions, seven touchdowns, seven forced fumbles, five sacks and four fumble recoveries.
"Getting the knock was the best feeling in the world."
— New England Patriots (@Patriots) February 3, 2019
Law last played in the NFL in 2009, and was previously inducted to the New England Patriots Hall of Fame in 2014. He spent 10 of his 15 NFL seasons with the Patriots.
He will join Mike Ditka (Class of 1988) as Aliquippa alumni in the Hall of Fame.
The rest of the Class of 2019 includes Champ Bailey, Pat Bowlen, Gil Brandt, Tony Gonzalez, Kevin Mawae, Ed Reed and Johnny Robinson.