NFL Pro Bowl rosters revealed: Tom Brady earns record 15th selection, Micah Parsons one of four rookies; Colts have league-high seven picks | NFL News


Can Tom Brady go ahead and add another league MVP to his tally?

The Indianapolis Colts led the way with seven selections for the Pro Bowl when the rosters were announced Wednesday night.

Among the seven are running back Jonathan Taylor, a major contender for the NFL’s Most Valuable Player, and prominent linebacker Darius Leonard.

The Chiefs and Chargers had six selections each, including Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Los Angeles marker Justin Herbert.

Five other teams have five representatives selected for the February 6 game in Las Vegas.

Watch the highlights of a record-breaking evening as wide receiver Cooper Kupp broke the Rams' single-season reception record.

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Watch the highlights of a record-breaking evening as wide receiver Cooper Kupp broke the Rams’ single-season reception record.

Watch the highlights of a record-breaking evening as wide receiver Cooper Kupp broke the Rams’ single-season reception record.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers contingent is led by quarterback Tom Brady, who set an NFL record with his 15th Pro Bowl, even though tackle Tristan Wirfs is the team’s only Pro Bowl holder.

Linebacker Micah Parsons, one of four rookies on the Pro Bowl rosters, highlights the Dallas Cowboys’ five Pro Bowl selections. Trevon Diggs, who leads the NFL with 10 interceptions, was also named starter, as was veteran guard Zack Martin.

The Baltimore Ravens group includes quarterback Lamar Jackson and has a starter, tight end Mark Andrews.

The defensive ending Myles Garrett highlights the Cleveland Browns quintet, which also includes titular guard Joel Bitonio.

The San Francisco 49ers have four starters among their five Pro Bowl picks: far Kyle Juszczyk, tackle Trent Williams, tight end George Kittle and defensive end Nick Bosa.

NFL head for Europe and the UK, Brett Gosper, confirmed that NFL teams have been granted access to UK marketing areas to help grow and develop their brand around the world .

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NFL head for Europe and the UK, Brett Gosper, confirmed that NFL teams have been granted access to UK marketing areas to help grow and develop their brand around the world .

NFL head for Europe and the UK, Brett Gosper, confirmed that NFL teams have been granted access to UK marketing areas to help grow and develop their brand around the world .

The starting quarterback of the NFC is Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers. Herbert will be joined on the AFC roster by Mahomes and Jackson, while Rodgers is joined on the NFC roster by Brady and Kyler Murray of the Arizona Cardinals.

In addition to Parsons, other Pro Bowl rookies are Ja’Marr Chase, Cincinnati Bengals wideout, Chargers offensive tackle Rashawn Slater and Atlanta Falcons tight end Kyle Pitts. Chase and Slater are the owners of the AFC team.

The complete Pro Bowl rosters (* appetizer):

ATTACK AFC

quarterback

Justin Herbert, Los Angeles Chargers *; Patrick Mahomes, chiefs of Kansas City; Lamar Jackson, Baltimore Ravens

running back

Jonathan Taylor, Indianapolis Colts *; Nick Chubb, Cleveland Browns; Joe Mixon, Cincinnati Bengals

Large receiver

Tyreek Hill, Kansas City Chiefs *; Ja’Marr Chase, Cincinnati Bengals *; Stefon Diggs, Buffalo Bills; Keenan Allen, Los Angeles Chargers

Tight end

Mark Andrews, Baltimore Ravens *; Travis Kelce, chiefs of Kansas City

Offensive tackle

Rashawn Slater, Los Angeles Chargers *; Orlando Brown, chiefs of Kansas City *; Dion Dawkins, Buffalo Bills

offensive guard

Quenton Nelson, Indianapolis Colts *; Joel Bitonio, Cleveland Browns *; Wyatt Teller, Cleveland Browns

Center

Corey Linsley, Los Angeles Chargers *; Ryan Kelly, Indianapolis Colts

Quarterback

Patrick Ricard, Baltimore Ravens

DEFENSE AFC

Defensive end

Myles Garrett, Cleveland Browns *; Maxx Crosby, Raiders of Las Vegas *; Trey Hendrickson, Cincinnati Bengals

internal linesmen

DeForest Buckner, Indianapolis Colts *; Chris Jones, chiefs of Kansas City *; Cameron Heyward, Pittsburgh Steelers

External linebacker

TJ Watt, Pittsburgh Steelers *; Joey Bosa, Los Angeles Chargers *; Matt Judon, New England Patriots

Internal / medium linebacker

Darius Leonard, Indianapolis Colts *; Denzel Perryman, Las Vegas Raiders

cornerback

JC Jackson, New England Patriots *; Xavien Howard, Miami Dolphins *; Denzel Ward, Cleveland Browns; Kenny Moore II, Indianapolis Colts

Free security

Kevin Byard, Tennessee Titans *

Strong security

Derwin James, Los Angeles Chargers *; Tyrann Mathieu, chiefs of Kansas City

AFC SPECIAL TEAMS

long snapper

Luke Rhodes, Indianapolis Colts *

Gambler

AJ Cole, Las Vegas Raiders *

Placekicker

Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens

Returns specialist

Devin Duvernay, Baltimore Ravens

Special teamer

Matthew Slater, New England Patriots

Aaron Rodgers equaled Brett Favre's franchise record for touchdown passes by throwing his 442nd to Aaron Jones in Green Bay's 31-30 win over Baltimore.

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Aaron Rodgers equaled Brett Favre’s franchise record for touchdown passes by throwing his 442nd to Aaron Jones in Green Bay’s 31-30 win over Baltimore.

Aaron Rodgers equaled Brett Favre’s franchise record for touchdown passes by throwing his 442nd to Aaron Jones in Green Bay’s 31-30 win over Baltimore.

OFFENSE NFC

quarterback

Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers *; Tom Brady, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; Kyler Murray, Arizona Cardinals

running back

Dalvin Cook, Minnesota Vikings *; James Conner, cardinals of Arizona; Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Saints

Large receiver

Cooper Kupp, Los Angeles Rams *; Opposite Adams, Green Bay Packers *; Justin

Jefferson, Minnesota Vikings; Deebo Samuel, San Francisco 49ers

Tight end

George Kittle, 49ers of San Francisco *; Kyle Pitts, Atlanta Falcons

Offensive tackle

Trent Williams, San Francisco 49ers *; Tristan Wirfs, Buccaneers from Tampa Bay *; Tyron Smith, Dallas Cowboys

offensive guard

Zack Martin, Dallas Cowboys *; Brandon Scherff, Washington * football team; Ali Marpet, Tampa Bay buccaneer

Center

Jason Kelce, Philadelphia Eagles *; Ryan Jensen, Tampa Bay buccaneer

Quarterback

Kyle Juszczyk, San Francisco 49ers *

DEFENSE NFC

Defensive end

Nick Bosa, San Francisco 49ers *; Brian Burns, Carolina Panthers *; Cameron Jordan, New Orleans Saints

internal linesmen

Aaron Donald, Rams of Los Angeles *; Jonathan Allen, Washington * soccer team; Kenny Clark, Green Bay Packers

External linebacker

Chandler Jones, Arizona Cardinals *; Robert Quinn, Chicago Bears *; Shaquil Barrett, Tampa Bay buccaneers

Internal / medium linebacker

Micah Parsons, Dallas Cowboys *; Bobby Wagner, Seattle Seahawks

cornerback

Trevon Diggs, Dallas Cowboys *; Jalen Ramsey, Los Angeles Rams *; Darius Slay, Philadelphia Eagles; Marshon Lattimore, New Orleans Saints

Free security

Quandre Diggs, Seattle Seahawks *

Strong security

Buddha Baker, Arizona Cardinals *; Harrison Smith, Minnesota Vikings

SPECIAL NFC TEAMS

long snapper

Josh Harris, Atlanta Falcons *

Gambler

Bryan Anger, Dallas Cowboys *

Placekicker

Matt Gay, Los Angeles Rams *

Returns specialist

Jakeem Grant, Chicago Bears *

Special teamer

JT Gray, New Orleans Saints *

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