Garett Bolles got hosed. He’s been hands-down the best lineman on the Broncos this season. I can’t remember a game this season that he stood out to me as having a “bad game.” He’s been killing it and earned a new contract with the Broncos and it is a crying shame he didn’t get voted into the pro bowl.
On the other side of the coin, you have Bradley Chubb who is currently in a 5-way tie for most sacks in the AFC with 7.5 on the season. 7.5 is solid. I’m just not sure that’s a vote I’d cast for the pro bowl in the edge rusher position.
But hey, these things hardly ever make sense anyway right?
Mile High Morning: Garett Bolles snubbed for 2021 Pro Bowl
Bolles still had a spectacular season, though. He rated out as the third-best tackle in the league, according to Pro Football Focus; no AFC player graded out above him.
Bradley Chubb, Justin Simmons named to 2021 Pro Bowl
Both players were selected to the NFL's all-star game for the first time in their careers.
John Elway details how Drew Lock has improved and why ‘we still like what we see in him’
“He’s gone through his reads better and dumped some things off and continued to use the experience to get better,” Elway said.
Other NFL News:
NFL overreactions, Week 15: Bears must re-sign Mitch Trubisky!
Has Mitchell Trubisky proven he deserves another contract with the Chicago Bears? Brandon Mendoza weighs five overreactions from Week 15.
After Tony Dungy's No. 6 ranking, Tom Brady zings back
Following former Colts coach Tony Dungy naming Tom Brady as the sixth-toughest quarterback he coached against, TB12 tweeted a reply noting a very one-sided past meeting between Brady's Patriots and the Colts.
Week 15 DVOA Ratings | Football Outsiders
Nine years ago, a transcendent quarterback led a team that was considered inevitable despite other weaknesses ... until they lost in the playoffs. There are many similarities between the 2011 Packers and the 2020 Chiefs, starting with how Football Outsiders wrote about them.
NFL power rankings: Chiefs at the top; Steelers continue to drop - Sports Illustrated
The Chiefs continue to find new ways to win, the Steelers continue to stumble as teams make the final push of the 2020 season
Jets may have cost themselves Trevor Lawrence; but taught us something - Sports Illustrated
We know plenty of Jets fans are sick over Sunday's outcome. But for the rest of us, their first win of the season should be celebrated.
San Francisco 49ers signing Josh Rosen to back up C.J. Beathard, sources say
With Nick Mullens out with an elbow injury, Josh Johnson on the reserve/COVID-19 list, Jimmy Garoppolo still unavailable and C.J. Beathard the only healthy option who will start, San Francisco is signing Josh Rosen, sources say.
Houston Texans fine players at Deshaun Watson restaurant event, sources say
The Texans fined multiple players who attended the opening of Deshaun Watson's restaurant.