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Jones lone Seahawk headed to Hawaii

Post by Eric Williams on Dec. 16, 2008 at 1:15 pm with No Comments »
December 16, 2008 1:15 pm

Seattle Seahawks offensive tackle Walter Jones made his eighth straight Pro-Bowl this season, and ninth overall as the NFL announced the Pro Bowl selections this afternoon.


Jones was the lone Seattle player selected to the team. With the selection Jones passes Cortez Kennedy with the most Pro Bowl Selections in Seahawks history.


Julian Peterson and Leonard Weaver were selected as alternates, and could go to Hawaii if other players at their position cannot play in the game because of injury.


Peterson had made the Pro Bowl his last two season with Seattle, and four overall, while Leonard serves as an alternate for the first time in his career.


Arizona was rewarded for its breakout season with five players named to the team, including quarterback Kurt Warner and receivers Anquan Boldin and Larry Fitzgerald.


Dallas receiver Terrell Owens was left off the team. North Thurstan high product Mike Sellers made the team as a fullback.

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