Five Packers on pace for Pro Bowl starts

GREEN BAY, Wis. — With three weeks left for fans to vote for the NFL’s Pro Bowl starters, five Packers players would currently make the cut.

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers has the fourth-most overall votes (485,196), trailing only Broncos QB Peyton Manning (586,523 votes), Patriots QB Tom Brady (534,020) and Texans running back Arian Foster (519,261).

Clay Matthews leads all NFC outside linebackers with 228,494 votes, Charles Woodson is tops amongst strong safeties with 78,503 votes, Jeff Saturday is the No. 1 vote-getting center (188,462) and fullback John Kuhn leads all NFC fullbacks with 116,363 votes.

The Pro Bowl teams will be announced on Dec. 26, with the game set to be played in Hawaii on Jan. 27.

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