Watt and Hopkins selected to Pro Bowl

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  1. Nimo

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  2. Houstunna

    Houstunna Contributing Member

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    Yeah, 790 said no other AFC South guys

    Congrats to DeAndre... hopefully his first of many

    Watt is Watt. Congrats too


    When is All-Pro announced?
     
  3. zeeshan2

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    Delanie walker and Allen Robinson got snubbed to be honest
     
  4. Bobbythegreat

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    Who do you remove to put them in though?
     
  5. conquistador#11

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    the merciless playing like one of the best OLBs in the AFC statistically, definitely got triple snubbed.
     
  6. Mizhemp

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    Swap Megatron for Robinson and Kelce for Walker.
     
  7. rezdawg

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    Brandon Brooks snubbed.

    Calvin Johnson making the team is a total joke.
     
  8. joeson332

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    J Jo has had a decent year too *ducks*
     
  9. DieHard Rocket

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    Just saw that they still select fullbacks for the pro bowl. Hmm.

    What percentage of snaps are FBs even playing these days? Maybe 25% on average?

    If anything they should change it to make a couple of "flex" spots where the next highest voted TE, H-back, or FB gets in so that it's not only designated for the few FBs that still exist and play regularly.
     
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    Completely agree with this. Megatron and Kelce just made it because of their name
     
  11. zeeshan2

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Andre Johnson did a lot of mentoring to DeAndre Hopkins while the two were in Houston together. Proud of his protege <a href="https://t.co/3k6xDpgYlM">pic.twitter.com/3k6xDpgYlM</a></p>&mdash; James Palmer (@JamesPalmerTV) <a href="https://twitter.com/JamesPalmerTV/status/679505075782418432">December 23, 2015</a></blockquote>
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  12. Houstunna

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    Besides the first 2-3 games, Joseph had a very good year. Probably took him a few games to get up to game speed after not playing in the preseason.

    PFF has him ranked 9th among CBs this season... with Honey Badger being #1
     
  13. sugrlndkid

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    grats nuk...and watt...
     
  14. Fulgore

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    If Hop has a huge 2016 season he will get some crazy money. Uncle Bob prepare yourself
     
  15. zeeshan2

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    Marcus Peters also made the Pro Bowl; that's insane
     
  16. Mr. Brightside

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    I know Andrew Luck has had an off year mainly because he has been hurt, but I think he deserves to go to the Pro Bowl. He is a fan favorite and the pride of Houston. He has accomplished so much in the past few years, so I think he deserves a spot in this game.
     
  17. NewRoxFan

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    Tied for #1 in passes defended, tied for #1 in INT returned for TDs, #1 by a huge amount in total yards INT returned, tied for #2 in total INTs.
     
  18. conquistador#11

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    I didn't mean insane in a bad way. I meant it as amazing. I should have picked my words better
     
  20. NewRoxFan

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    No worries, your description is very appropriate... he has had a crazy (good) season so far. I wonder how many GMs passed on him because of his reputation for being a problem case off the field?
     
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