Murray, Hopkins, Baker get Pro Bowl Nod

Led by their star quarterbacks, the Seattle Seahawks, Kansas Town Chiefs and Inexperienced Bay Packers just about every experienced 7 players selected to the Professional Bowl.

The Baltimore Ravens also experienced 7 players picked.

Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes joins Buffalo’s Josh Allen and Houston’s Deshaun Watson as the AFC quarterbacks. For the NFC, it’s Inexperienced Bay’s Aaron Rodgers, Seattle’s Russell Wilson and Arizona’s Kyler Murray.

Mahomes and Rodgers are the starters, though there will be no genuine activity this year since of the COVID-19 pandemic. On Jan. 31, the players will be celebrated in the course of two Professional Bowl-themed shows airing on an ESPN/ABC simulcast, with a digital Professional Bowl expertise inside the Madden NFL 21 movie activity.

Roster picks had been identified by votes of players, coaches and admirers.

The other Chiefs are DE Frank Clark, OT Eric Fisher, WR Tyreek Hill, DT Chris Jones, TE Travis Kelce and SS Tyrann Mathieu.

Baltimore has OT Orlando Brown, DT Calais Campbell, LS Morgan Cox, CB Marlon Humphrey, LB Matthew Judon, FB Patrick Ricard and K Justin Tucker.

“After every little thing that this yr has been like, it’s a real blessing to be again in this place yet again. To nonetheless be enjoying football — and at a large degree — and to be voted in by my friends and coaches, it genuinely means a ton. This is an honor I genuinely value as a participant,” Brown mentioned.

For Inexperienced Bay, the other six associates are WR Davante Adams, CB Jaire Alexander, OT David Bakhtiari, G Elgton Jenkins, RB Aaron Jones and LB Za’Darius Smith.

Seattle has SS Jamal Adams, particular teamer Nick Bellore, FS Quandre Diggs, WR DK Metcalf, LS Tyler Ott and LB Bobby Wagner.

Other noteworthy picks consist of Titans functioning again Derrick Henry, the NFL’s primary rusher, and hugely productive receivers Keenan Allen of the Chargers and Stefon Diggs of the Expenses for the AFC’s offense. On protection, linebackers T.J. Watt of Pittsburgh and Darius Leonard of Indianapolis, Miami ball-hawking cornerback Xavien Howard and Cleveland conclusion Myles Garrett manufactured the squad.

Broncos outside linebacker Bradley Chubb cried in the course of a Zoom get in touch with following currently being selected as a Professional Bowl starter as he mirrored on his journey again from a torn ACL that sidelined him for most of 2019.

“Just to get the accolade is huge,” Chubb mentioned. “I’m sorry for obtaining emotional, I just went as a result of a ton this yr. But this sure feels excellent.”

Chubb ranks fourth in the NFL with 7½ sacks and has 19 QB hits, nine tackles for reduction and a pressured fumble following lacking twelve online games final yr and tweaking his surgically repaired knee in the course of a stadium scrimmage final summer time.

For the NFC, this sort of standouts as Arizona wideout DeAndre Hopkins, Minnesota functioning again Dalvin Cook, New Orleans RB Alvin Kamara and Philadelphia centre Jason Kelce manufactured it. So did New Orleans DE Cameron Jordan, Los Angeles Rams DT Aaron Donald, San Francisco LB Fred Warner, Rams CB Jalen Ramsey and Arizona SS Budda Baker.

Washington rookie DE Chase Youthful manufactured the NFC squad, as did a further 2020 very first-spherical draft decide, Minnesota WR Justin Jefferson.

In all, there had been 26 very first-time Professional Bowlers.

Five teams have no Professional Bowl players: the Jaguars, Jets, Bengals, Cowboys and Panthers.