News: Cromartie, Landry Selected to Pro Bowl

Bent , TheJetsBlog.com

Via the Jets’ official twitter feed, the NFL announced that Antonio Cromartie and LaRon Landry have both been named to the AFC roster for the 2013 Pro Bowl. Both players will be backups.

For Cromartie, I don’t think anyone would argue that he deserves this honor. Landry had a shaky start, but has been much better over the second half of the season, although this is only going to increase his asking price when he hits free agency.

D’Brickashaw Ferguson was named as a second alternate and Nick Mangold and Joe McKnight were named as third alternates. When you compare the season he’s having with the season he had last year, it seems ridiculous that Ferguson was selected last year, but not this year. As for the fact that Muhammad Wilkerson wasn’t even named as an alternate, don’t get me started…