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NFL Pro Bowl announcement

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by DyePack, Dec 18, 2006.

  1. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I think it will be a travesty if Vick or Favre get picked, but other than Brees and Romo, there are no decent QBs in the NFC.
  2. outofplace

    outofplace Well-Known Member

    Send Grossman so the AFC defensive backs can show off their return skills.
  3. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    National Football Conference


    Wide Receivers -- s-Torry Holt, St. Louis; s-Steve Smith, Carolina; Anquan Boldin, Arizona; Donald Driver, Green Bay.

    Tackles -- s-Jammal Brown, New Orleans; s-Walter Jones, Seattle; Chris Samuels, Washington.

    Guards -- s-Shawn Andrews, Philadelphia; s-Steve Hutchinson, Minnesota; Larry Allen, San Francisco.

    Centers -- s-Olin Kreutz, Chicago; Matt Birk, Minnesota.

    Tight Ends -- s-Alge Crumpler, Atlanta; Jeremy Shockey, New York.

    Quarterbacks -- s-Drew Brees, New Orleans; Marc Bulger, St. Louis; Tony Romo, Dallas.

    Running Backs -- s-Frank Gore, San Francisco; Tiki Barber, New York; Steven Jackson, St. Louis.

    Fullback -- s-Mack Strong, Seattle.


    Ends -- s-Julius Peppers, Carolina; s-Will Smith, New Orleans; Aaron Kampman, Green Bay.

    Interior Linemen -- s-Tommie Harris, Chicago; s-Kevin Williams, Minnesota; Kris Jenkins, Carolina.

    Outside Linebackers -- s-Lance Briggs, Chicago; s-DeMarcus Ware, Dallas; Julian Peterson, Seattle.

    Inside Linebackers -- s-Brian Urlacher, Chicago; Lofa Tatupu, Seattle.

    Cornerbacks -- s-Ronde Barber, Tampa Bay; s-DeAngelo Hall, Atlanta; Lito Sheppard, Philadelphia.

    Strong Safeties -- s-Adrian Wilson, Arizona; Roy Williams, Dallas.

    Free Safety -- s-Brian Dawkins, Philadelphia.


    Punter -- Mat McBriar, Dallas.

    Placekicker -- Robbie Gould, Chicago.

    Kick Return Specialist -- Devin Hester, Chicago.

    Special Teamer -- Brendan Ayanbadejo, Chicago.

    American Football Conference


    Wide Receivers -- s-Andre Johnson, Houston; s-Chad Johnson, Cincinnati; Marvin Harrison, Indianapolis; Reggie wayne, Indianapolis.

    Tackles -- Willie Anderson, Cincinnati; s-Jonathan Ogden, Baltimore; Tarik Green, Indianapolis.

    Guards -- s-Alan Faneca, Pittsburgh; s-Will Shields, Kansas City; Brian Waters, Kansas City.

    Centers -- s-Jeff Saturday, Indianapolis; Nick Hardwick, San Diego.

    Tight Ends -- s-Antonio Gates, San Diego; Tony Gonzalez, Kansas City.

    Quarterbacks -- s-Peyton Manning, Indianapolis; Carson Palmer, Cincinnati; Philip Rivers, San Diego.

    Running Backs -- s-LaDainian Tomlinson, San Diego; Larry Johnson, Kansas City; Willie Parker, Pittsburgh.

    Fullback -- s-Lorenzo Neal, San Diego.


    Ends -- s-Aaron Schobel, Buffalo; s-Jason Taylor, Miami; Derrick Burgess, Oakland.

    Interior Linemen -- s-Richard Seymour, New England; s-Jamal Williams, San Diego; Casey Hampton, Pittsburgh.

    Outside Linebackers -- s-Shawne Merriman, San Diego; s-Adalius Thomas, Baltimore; Terrell Suggs, Baltimore.

    Inside Linebackers -- s-Al Wilson, Denver; Zach Thomas, Miami.

    Cornerbacks -- s-Champ Bailey, Denver; s-Rasheen Mathis, Jacksonville; Chris McAlister, Baltimore.

    Strong Safety -- s-Troy Polamalu, Pittsburgh.

    Free Safeties -- s-Ed Reed, Baltimore; John Lynch, Denver.


    Punter -- Brian Moorman, Buffalo.

    Placekicker -- Nate Kaeding, San Diego.

    Kick Return Specialist -- Justin Miller, New York.

    Special Teamer -- Kassim Osgood, San Diego.
  4. Freelance Hack

    Freelance Hack Active Member

    Should anyone who was suspended for drug use this season really be selected to the Pro Bowl?

    I realize it's not a major punishment to the player, but doesn't it send the wrong message?
  5. Oz

    Oz Well-Known Member

    Is there any sport that actually has that as a rule? I don't think there is.
  6. fever_dog

    fever_dog Active Member

    statistically, it's been a tough year to be a wr.
  7. Freelance Hack

    Freelance Hack Active Member

    Probably not.

    I realize Shawn Merriman is a freakish talent, but he was busted for drugs (steroids related, right?). If he were a baseball player, he'd be a pariah. In football, he's a Pro Bowler.
  8. GB-Hack

    GB-Hack Active Member

    BTW, that should be Tarik Glenn, not Green for AFC tackles.
  9. outofplace

    outofplace Well-Known Member

    Hey, maybe my last-minute Willie Parker campaign worked after all!

    Not sure why Troy Polamalu was there. Between the games he has missed recently and the fact that he was invisible the first month of the season due mostly to a bad shoulder, he definitely got there on reputation alone.

    Nice to see Philip Rivers make the Pro Bowl in his first season as a starter. Mostly nice because it gives me more ammunition to torture Giants fans with. Weren't Merriman and Keading also taken with draft picks from that trade? OUCH.
  10. Guy_Incognito

    Guy_Incognito Well-Known Member

    I haven't seen a single one of his games, but has Larry Allen been that good, or is this all name?
  11. Columbo

    Columbo Active Member

    Rivers over Brady... wow
  12. Trey Beamon

    Trey Beamon Active Member

    Given the lack of quality NFC quarterbacks, Bulger isn't a bad third selection. I agree with whomever -- Columbo? -- voted for Lee Evans over Peyton's pair. Dude made Losman look average at times.

    Will Shields -- a 12-time Pro Bowler?! Am I not paying attention, or this is guy ridiculously overrated?
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