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Old 12-27-2012, 01:16 PM   #19
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Default Re: Steelers Pro Bowlers

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Originally Posted by Hawaii 5-0 View Post
a lot of guys get in on reputation alone no matter if they had a good season or not.

for example, C Jeff Saturday was voted into the Pro Bowl and he was benched the last game of the season for poor play.


true. Ray Lewis anyone? A great leader but his most recent Pro Bowl selections have been a joke, as there's been dozens of better, more elite LB's playing throughout the league.
My only issue is that most of the guys with "the reputations" are the ones thats been in the league for years and years. I'm still not sure how Pouncey ever got his, aside from a decent rookie season when the AFC was a bit weak on centers.
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