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Pro Bowlers Revealed - No Packers Selected - 8 on Alternate List

by Paul Heling

Who's in For the Packers as Announced December 27th:

  • No one

These Players Were Selected as Alternates:

  • Eddie Lacy - 1st Alternate
  • John Kuhn
  • Aaron Rodgers
  • Josh Sitton
  • Clay Matthews
  • Jordy Nelson
  • Sam Shields
  • Tramon Williams

What's Different This Time:

  • The game is no longer NFC vs. AFC
  • Pro Bowlers will be drafted to create unexpected teams

Timeline:

  • 88 Pro Bowl players announced December 27th on the NFL Network
  • 22 players drafted by position groups on the NFL Network on January 21st
  • The remaining of the 88 total players drafted on January 22nd
  • 2014 Pro Bowl held January 26th at Aloha Stadium in Hawaii


Pro Bowl Image Credit:  By Teo's89 (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons