I think he should definitely get in. If you're the best at any (positive) role in football, you belong in the HOF.
Pretty cool about him signing a one day contract with Washington so he can retire as a Redskin. I guess this might be a common practice and I just didn't know about it, but I hadn't heard of it before.
Sporting News wrote:Brian Mitchell - RB, NY Giants
Mitchell will sign a one-day contract with the Redskins next week in order to retire with the team.