Seven first-year eligible players are among the 26 modern-era semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2022: Anquan Boldin, Devin Hester, Andre Johnson, Robert Mathis, Steve Smith, DeMarcus Ware and Vince Wilfork.

The list of candidates for election into the Hall of Fame, which will occur early next year, also includes 17 players who were semifinalists for the Class of 2022. The 26 semifinalists will be knocked down to 15 finalists before the final voting process.

The Class of 2022 will be announced during the “NFL Honors” broadcast on Feb. 10, 2022.