Tuesday, November 17, 2009
AFC West Pro Bowl voting update
By Bill Williamson
The NFL has released an update on the fan portion of the Pro Bowl voting process. The fan vote makes up a third of the process along with players and coaches votes.
The following is a look at the AFC West players who are currently in the top five of the fan vote:
Tight end: Antonio Gates, San Diego, second place.
Tackle: Ryan Clady, Denver, fifth place.
Fullback: Jacob Hester, San Diego, second place.
Defensive end: Richard Seymour, Oakland, fourth place.
Outside linebacker: Elvis Dumervil, Denver, second place.
Inside linebacker: D.J. Williams, Denver, fifth place.
Cornerback: Champ Bailey, Denver, first place; Nnamdi Asomugha, Oakland, second place; Antonio Cromartie, San Diego, fourth place.
Strong safety: Brian Dawkins, Denver, second place.
Kick returner: Darren Sproles, San Diego, first place; Eddie Royal, Denver, third place.
Kicker: Nate Kaeding, San Diego, fourth place; Matt Prater, Denver, fifth place.
Punter: Shane Lechler, Oakland, second place; Mike Scrifes, San Diego, fourth place.
Special teams: Kassim Osgood, fourth place, San Diego.