Peyton Manning Leads Pro Bowl Voting
DENVER BRONCOS QB PEYTON MANNING LEADS PRO BOWL CHARGE WITH THREE WEEKS OF VOTING REMAINING ON NFL.COM
Teams to be Announced on Pro Bowl Selection Show December 26 on NFL Network
Denver Broncos quarterback PEYTON MANNING, with 586,523 votes, leads all NFL All-Stars in balloting for the 2013 Pro Bowl, NFL.com announced today. 2013 Pro Bowl voting will continue online and on web-enabled mobile phones by going to NFL.com/probowl through Monday, December 17.
New England Patriots quarterback TOM BRADY (534,020 votes) ranks second overall, while Houston Texans running back ARIAN FOSTER (519,261 votes), Green Bay Packers quarterback AARON RODGERS (485,196 votes) and Minnesota Vikings running back ADRIAN PETERSON (484,227 votes) round out the top five on NFL.com.
Balloting will conclude on Monday, December 17 following the conclusion of Monday Night Football (New York Jets at Tennessee Titans, ESPN, 8:30 pm (ET)). The teams will be announced at 7:00 pm (ET) Wednesday, December 26 on NFL Networks Total Access.
The 2013 Pro Bowl will be played on Sunday, January 27, 2013 and televised live on NBC at 7:00 pm (ET) from Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Fans may purchase tickets to the 2013 Pro Bowl at www.ticketmaster.com. Fans may also call 1-800-745-3000 or visit the Aloha Stadium box office.
The AFC and NFC All-Star squads are based on the consensus votes of fans, players and coaches. Each groups vote counts one-third toward determining the 43-man rosters that represent the American Football Conference and National Football Conference in the Pro Bowl. NFL players and coaches will cast their votes on December 20-21.
The NFL is the only sports league that combines voting by fans, coaches and players to determine its all-star teams. It was the first professional sports league to offer online all-star voting in 1995.
NFL ALL-STAR TOP-TEN VOTE-GETTERS
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AFC LEADING VOTE-GETTERS BY POSITION
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NFC LEADING VOTE-GETTERS BY POSITION
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Source: NFL Media