Greatest WR Tournament – Round 2 – Swann vs. Holmes

Why these two wide receivers were selected for the tournament:

#3 Lynn Swann

  • Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee (2001)
  • NFL 1970s All-Decade Team
  • Pittsburgh Steelers 50th season All-Time Team
  • Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team
  • 2014 Pittsburgh Pro Football Hall of Fame
  • Super Bowl X MVP
  • AP First-team All-Pro selection (1978)
  • 2× AP Second-team All-Pro selection (1975, 1977)
  • 4× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
  • 4× AFC champion (1974, 1975, 1978, 1979)
  • 3× Pro Bowl selection (1975, 1977, 1978)
  • Lead team in receiving 4 straight seasons (1975-1978)

#6 Santonio Holmes

  • Super Bowl Champion (XLIII)
  • Super Bowl MVP (XLIII)
  • AFC Champion (2008)
  • Pittsburgh Steelers Rookie of the Year (2006)
  • Lead team in receiving 2 seasons (2007, 2009)

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