Buffalo Bills nab five Pro Bowlers, including Josh Allen’s first trip


The Buffalo Payments have 5 Pro Bowl gamers in 2020, led by quarterback Josh Allen who makes his first run to the all-star recreation. Allen is joined by huge receiver Stefon Diggs, return specialist Andre Roberts, cornerback Tre’Davious White and linebacker Tremaine Edmunds.

Allen and Diggs are first-time Professional Bowlers this 12 months after placing up nice numbers all through the season. The duo has cast a powerful connection early of their relationship, as Diggs leads the NFL in receptions and is ten yards off the lead in receiving yards. For his half, Allen is fourth is passing yards and is second in complete touchdowns with 39.

Roberts makes his third straight Professional Bowl; one with the New York Jets and two with the Payments.

It’s the second straight Professional Bowl for Edmunds, who at 22 is simply the second participant in NFL historical past with two journeys to the Professional Bowl earlier than age 23. Regardless of being hampered by a shoulder damage this 12 months, he earned the nod.

White, who was an All-Professional final 12 months, makes his second straight journey to the Professional Bowl. He simply signed an enormous contract extension this offseason.

Among the many notable snubs for the Payments are punter Corey Bojorquez, who leads the league in common yards per punt and has the longest punt within the league this 12 months, and security Jordan Poyer. Each led fan voting at their respective positions however couldn’t win sufficient remaining votes. Security Micah Hyde additionally introduced a powerful case for the Professional Bowl, however finally fell brief.

With no bodily recreation this 12 months, these lists are prone to keep remaining versus years previous when alternates have been named.