(SportsNetwork.com) - Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning heads the 2013
edition of the Pro Football Writers' All-Pro team.
Manning is one of five repeat performers from last year, joined again by
Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson, Houston defensive end J.J. Watt and
Seattle defensive backs Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas.
The offense, along with Manning and Johnson, also features running backs
Jamaal Charles of Kansas City and LeSean McCoy of Philadelphia; Cleveland
receiver Josh Gordon; New Orleans tight end Jimmy Graham; and offensive
linemen Ryan Kalil of Carolina, Evan Mathis of Philadelphia, Louis Vasquez of
Denver, Joe Staley of San Francisco and Joe Thomas of Cleveland.
Joining Watt, Sherman and Thomas for the defense are Kansas City safety Eric
Berry and Arizona cornerback Patrick Peterson; linebackers Luke Kuechly of
Carolina, Lavonte David of Tampa Bay and Robert Mathis of Indianapolis; and
linemen Robert Quinn of St. Louis, Gerald McCoy of Tampa Bay and Ndamukong Suh
The specialists are kicker Justin Tucker of Baltimore; punter Johnny Hekker of
St. Louis; returners Cordarrelle Patterson of Minnesota and Dexter McCluster
of Kansas City; and special teams standout Justin Bethel of Arizona.
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