Browns Starter Added to AFC Pro Bowl Roster
CLEVELAND — Cleveland Browns kick returner Josh Cribbs is replacing Baltimore’s Jacoby Jones on the AFC Pro Bowl line up.
The NFL made the announcement on Sunday.
The change marks the third career Pro Bowl selection for Cribbs, having made the team after the 2007 and 2009 NFL seasons. He currently ranks fourth in the NFL for a kickoff return average of 27.4 and sixth in punt return average of 12.0. Cribbs also had nine special teams tackles.
During the 2012-2013 season, Cribbs also became the sixth player in NFL history to total 12,000 or more career kick and punt return yards.
Tackle Joe Thomas and kicker Phil Dawson were also previously named AFC Pro Bowl starters.
The 2013 AFC Pro Bowl is scheduled to be played Sunday, January 27 in Honolulu, Hawaii.