– Pro Bowl Players to be Announced Tonight on NFL Network at 9:00 PM ET –
– New “Unconferenced” Format Culminates with Stars Being Realigned on
First-Ever Pro Bowl Draft Show on NFL Network on Wednesday, January 22 –
NFL fans cast 80,272,816 votes to help determine the 2014 Pro Bowl players, a 16.4 percent increase from last season, NFL.com announced today.
Denver Broncos quarterback PEYTON MANNING received 1,432,257 fan votes to lead all NFL players in balloting for the 2014 Pro Bowl. Fan voting ended on Thursday, December 26.
The NFL All-Stars are determined by the consensus votes of fans, players and coaches. Each group’s vote counts one-third toward determining the 86 Pro Bowl players who will be eligible for the first-ever Pro Bowl Draft.
The 2014 Pro Bowl players will be revealed exclusively on NFL Network tonight at 9:00 PM ET on the “NFL Total Access Pro Bowl Players Revealed” show. The full list of 2014 Pro Bowl players will be also published on NFL.com at 9:00 PM ET.
Players will later be assigned to teams through the Pro Bowl Draft, which will also air on NFL Network on Wednesday, January 22 at 8:00 PM ET.
New Orleans Saints quarterback DREW BREES (1,206,000 votes) ranks second overall, while Kansas City Chiefs running back JAMAAL CHARLES (959,707 votes), Seattle Seahawks running back MARSHAWN LYNCH (931,563 votes), and Detroit Lions wide receiver CALVIN JOHNSON (928,790 votes) round out the top five on NFL.com.
The 2014 Pro Bowl will be played on Sunday, January 26, 2014 and televised live on NBC at 7:00 PM ET from Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii.
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