The NFL's popularity contest, also known as the Pro Bowl, is usually set before the season even starts at certain positions. Every year, guys like Ray Lewis and Logan Mankins are a lock to make it, even if their play does not deserve it.
It is an unfortunate aspect of the system, and it is a big reason why a lot of guys who made it this year are never going back to Hawaii, at least not to play football. Some guys are just too old to expect another big season out of them.
Here are five players that are not likely to return to Hawaii any time soon.