The AP’s All-Pro Voting Process Is a Joke

February 11, 2014 Checkdowns

In early January, the Associated Press announced its All-Pro team. The voting process is pretty simple: 50 voters select their top players at each position, and a first-team All-Pro squad is announced.  The runners-up at each position are placed on the second-team, but that leads to some very odd results. If fans, teams, and Hall […]

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Checkdowns: 2012 All-Pro Teams Announced by the Associated Press

January 12, 2013 Review

Here are the selections: First Team QB: Peyton Manning, Broncos. RB: Adrian Peterson, Vikings (unanimous), Marshawn Lynch, Seahawks. FB: Vonta Leach, Ravens. TE: Tony Gonzalez, Falcons. WR: Calvin Johnson, Lions; Brandon Marshall, Bears. OT: Duane Brown, Texans; Ryan Clady, Broncos. OG: Jahri Evans, Saints; Mike Iupati, 49ers. C: Max Unger, Seahawks. DE: J.J. Watt, Texans […]

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