By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Bears great Devin Hester is one of 15 finalists for 2022 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.

Up to five of the 15 can be voted in.

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Hester is the NFL’s all-time leader in return touchdowns.

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But it will be interesting to see if that is enough to get him voted in, especially in year one on the ballot.

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Hester played for the Bears from 2006 until 2013. He is remembered in particular for returning the opening kick for a touchdown for the Bears when they took on the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLI – though that game was more or less all downhill for the Bears afterward.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff