For as much as we all claim to hate it, the NFL Pro Bowl sure does receive plenty of attention. The media talks about it, fans talk about it and players talk about it. The game actually generates quite a buzz.
It often seems like we are seeing the same names year in and year out, but usually a few surprise players slip through the cracks. Who will they be in 2012?
There is at least one player at each position who is on the brink of stardom or is just now starting to earn the recognition he deserves.
Read on to find out who exactly they are.