The Pro Bowl drama begins

I started making a comprehensive list of every NFC North player who ranks in the top five of his position voting for the NFC Pro Bowl team, which is now underway. But then I realized some jokester must be stuffing the ballot on us: I counted 22 Minnesota players among the top five in their various positions. I won’t name any names, but let’s just say some players are more deserving of others.

So here are some highlights of the fan voting, which ultimately represents a third of the total voting for this team:

What does all this mean? Not a whole lot as we stand here in Week 11. I’m not going to make this a weekly feature, but this at least gives us a jumping-off start for discussion next month.