Quarterbacks Brock Purdy and Tua Tagovailoa were both selected to the Pro Bowl for the first time as starters by their respective conferences.
Brooke Purdy He is the first 49ers quarterback to be named to the Pro Bowl since Jeff Garcia in 2002.
Tua Tagovailoa He is the first Dolphins quarterback to be named to the Pro Bowl since Dan Marino in 1995, ending the longest active drought in the NFL, according to ESPN Stats & Information.
This is the first time starting quarterbacks have been selected since the 1999 season, when Hall of Famers Peyton Manning and Kurt Warner were selected.
Brock Purdy was one of nine players selected for the San Francisco 49ers (12-4), who earned the No. 1 seed in the National Conference.
The runner joined him Nick Bosadefensive tackle Javon Hargravethe back Kyle Juszczyktight end George Kittlethe passage Christian McCaffreythe corner Charvarius Suitethe back Fred Warner And deal Trent Williams.
The 49ers had the most players selected (13-3). Baltimore (13-3) and Dallas (11-5) have seven Pro Bowl players.
Field Marshal Lamar Jacksonsafety Kyle Hamiltoncenter Tyler Linderbaumdefensive tackle Justin Madubuikethe back Patrick Quinn And Roquan Smith And kicking Justin Tucker They were selected from a Ravens team that finished first in the American Conference (AFC).
Field Marshal Dak PrescottGambler Brian Ungerkicker Brandon Aubreythe corner Daron Blandthe future CD Lambthe guard Zach Martin And hostility Michael Parsons They were selected from Dallas Cowboyswhich can clinch the NFC East title with a win on Sunday.
Other first-year NFC picks besides Purdy include Rams rookie wide receiver Puka Nakoa,Rising Black Tight End, Sam LaPortaEagles running back, Dandre SwiftRams running back, Keren WilliamsThe lions are running back, Aidan HutchinsonBears running backwards, Montez sweat, Bears cornerback Jaylon. Seahawks cornerback Johnson Devon Witherspoonfalcon safety, Jesse Bates IIISeahawks safety, Julian loveWard, Bland, Aubrey, Saints' comeback specialist, Rashid Shahidand the Lions' own team Jalen Reeves Maybin.
Other first-year AFC selections besides Tagovailoa include Browns tight end David Njokudolphins running backwards, Raheem MostertBills are falling, James Cookdolphins defender, Alec IngoldRavens center Tyler Linderbaum, Madubuike, Quinn, Hamilton, and Broncos running back specialist, Marvin Mims Jr. ,Steelers Special Team, Miles KillebrewJaguar long snapper, Ross Matyshek.
Trent Williams is headed to his 11th Pro Bowl, the most of any player ever selected. Rams defensive tackles Aaron DonaldHe was elected for the tenth time.
Chiefs tight end Martin Travis KelseyAnd Seahawks linebacker, Bobby WagnerThey were elected to the Pro Bowl nine times. Juszczyk And The Dolphins Receiver, Tyreek HillThey are going for the eighth time.
At least one player was selected in twenty-eight teams and multiple players were selected in twenty-one clubs.
Player selections were determined by consensus votes from fans, players and coaches, with each group's votes counting as a third in determining the final rosters. The NFL is the only sports league that combines voting by fans, coaches and players to determine All-Star teams.
The Pro Bowl takes place on February 4 and returns to Orlando, Florida for the first time in three years. This will be the second year of the Pro Bowl games, which will feature a multi-day competition between the AFC and NFC that includes Pro Bowl skills and will culminate in a flag football game. Peyton and Eli Manning will return as coaches.
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