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Fan voting for Pro Bowl ends Tuesday, players and coaches vote Friday

The best of the best in the National Football League is taking shape in the form of the Pro Bowl.

Fan voting for the 2017 Pro Bowl will end Tuesday. Fans can vote online and on web-enabled mobile phones. Fans may also vote for who they want to see on the 2017 Pro Bowl roster via social media by using #ProBowlVote and the player’s first and last name on Twitter and Instagram. On Facebook, fans may comment on any official Pro Bowl Vote post by the NFL or a club.

The Pro Bowl rosters are determined by the consensus votes of fans, players and coaches. Each group’s vote counts one-third toward determining the 88 All-Star players who will be selected to the Pro Bowl.

Players and coaches will cast votes on Friday.

The Pro Bowl players will be announced on Tuesday, December 20 in a live prime time special on NFL Network.

The 2017 Pro Bowl will be played on Sunday, January 29, 2017 and simulcast live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes from Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida.

Also, the Pro Bowl Skills Showdown will air during Pro Bowl Week on Thursday, January 26 at 6 p.m. on ESPN, the NFL announced Monday.

Each team in the Skills Showdown will feature a mix of quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers, tight ends, linemen, linebackers, and defensive backs.

Competitions include:

▪  Epic Pro Bowl Dodgeball: Pro Bowlers will compete in a game of dodgeball.

▪  Power Relay Challenge: Four team members will compete in a timed relay race.

▪  Precision Passing: Two players on each team will battle it out, trying to hit moving targets of varying size and distance.

▪  Best Hands: Quarterback and wide receiver duos from each team will show off their skills, connecting on as many pass attempts as possible before time runs out.

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