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Pro Bowl Voting Results: Tom Brady Leads Overall, 3 Steelers Lead At Positions


Just like last week, three Steelers lead the AFC in Pro Bowl balloting at their respective positions, according to a Pro Bowl results press release the NFL released on Wednesday as fan voting ended on Monday, December 20. Steelers linebacker James Harrison is the leading outside linebacker with 411,600 votes, safety Troy Polamalu leads at strong safety with 530,155 votes, and reserve linebacker Keyaron Fox is the leading special teams vote-getter with 121,057. In addition, rookie center Maurkice Pouncey has the third-highest vote total among NFL rookies, with 246,443. He trailed only the Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh and Rams quarterback Sam Bradford.

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady finished with nearly 1.9 million votes and was the leading vote getter. The four next-highest vote totals all belong to quarterbacks, with the Eagles Michael Vick at No. 2, followed by the Colts Peyton Manning, Chargers Philip Rivers and Saints Drew Brees. See results below.

Fan voting ended this past Monday, and nearly 100 million votes were cast. There was a record 98.59 million votes cast on NFL.com, on wireless phones and on Facebook. Fans cast 89.52 million votes on NFL.com, 8.50 million votes on their wireless phones and 570,000 votes on Facebook. Players and coaches will cast votes today and tomorrow, and the NFL will announce the rosters on Tuesday at 7:00 PM on the NFL Network.

NFL ALL-STAR TOP-TEN VOTE-GETTERS
Pos. Name, Team Votes
QB Tom Brady, Patriots 1,877,079
QB Michael Vick, Eagles 1,522,437
QB Peyton Manning, Colts 1,130,399
QB Philip Rivers, Chargers 1,039,618
QB Drew Brees, Saints 971,731
RB Adrian Peterson, Vikings 948,410
QB Aaron Rodgers, Packers 900,544
RB Arian Foster, Texans 710,166
RB Maurice Jones-Drew, Jaguars 707,913
QB Matt Ryan, Falcons 704,817
NFL ALL-STAR TOP FIVE ROOKIE VOTE-GETTERS
Pos. Name, Team Votes
DT Ndamukong Suh, Lions 405,597
QB Sam Bradford, Rams 305,721
C Maurkice Pouncey, Steelers 246,443
TE Rob Gronkowski, Patriots 205,948
RB Jahvid Best, Lions 168,707
AFC LEADING VOTE-GETTERS BY POSITION
Pos. Name, Team Votes Pos. Name, Team Votes
QB Tom Brady, Patriots 1,877,079 DE Dwight Freeney, Colts 501,021
RB Arian Foster, Texans 710,166 DT Haloti Ngata, Ravens 341,496
FB Vonta Leach, Houston Texans 273,723 OLB James Harrison, Steelers 411,600
WR Andre Johnson, Texans 606,818 ILB Ray Lewis, Ravens 412,827
TE Antonio Gates, Chargers 588,245 CB Nnamdi Asomugha, Raiders 326,658
T Andrew Whitworth, Bengals 372,295 SS Troy Polamalu, Steelers 530,155
G Eric Steinbach, Browns 329,714 FS Ed Reed, Ravens 312,885
C Jeff Saturday, Colts 328,673 P Sam Koch, Ravens 182,868
K Josh Scobee, Jaguars 208,794 ST Keyaron Fox, Steelers 121,057
KR Joshua Cribbs, Browns 186,828
NFC LEADING VOTE-GETTERS BY POSITION
Pos. Name, Team Votes Pos. Name, Team Votes
QB Michael Vick, Eagles 1,522,437 DE Julius Peppers, Bears 418,380
RB Adrian Peterson, Vikings 948,410 DT Ndamukong Suh, Lions 405,597
FB Heath Evans, Saints 207,936 OLB Clay Matthews, Packers 466,501
WR Roddy White, Falcons 595,001 ILB Brian Urlacher, Bears 314,584
TE Tony Gonzalez, Falcons 458,527 CB Charles Woodson, Packers 394,330
T Chad Clifton, Packers 173,797 SS LaRon Landry, Redskins 208,112
G Josh Sitton, Packers 214,013 FS Antrel Rolle, Giants 158,478
C Shaun O\’Hara, Giants 232,551 P Ben Graham, Cardinals 196,658
K David Akers, Eagles 228,353 ST Heath Farwell, Vikings 162,553
KR Devin Hester, Bears 239,641

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