Jones and Hester named to Pro Bowl

The Falcons will have two players on the Pro Bowl roster.

Two Falcons players will be in this year's Pro Bowl - wide receiver Julio Jones and kick returner Devin Hester.

This is the second selection for Jones, who has 1,535 yards on 100 catches and six touchdowns this season. Jones is second in the league in yards (behind Antonio Brown's 1,570) and third in catches (behind Brown's 122 and Demaryius Thomas' 103).

Hester will make his fifth Pro Bowl roster. He has 18 punt returns for 240 yards (13.3 yards per return) and 42 kickoff returns for a NFL-best 1,021 yards (24.3 yards per return). Hester has also caught 34 catches this season as a receiver for 472 yards.

Hester has 1,769 all-purpose yards, fifth-best in the NFL.

Last season Hester led the NFL with 1,436 kickoff return yards.


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