Englewood, CO (Sports Network) - Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas
and guard Zane Beadles were both named to the AFC Pro Bowl team as injury
replacements, the NFL announced Monday.
Beadles will replace New England guard Logan Mankins, while Thomas will be
filling in for Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker.
Both players will be playing in their first career Pro Bowls on Sunday at
Aloha Stadium in Honolulu.
Thomas finished the season ranked fourth in the NFL with 1,434 yards and 10
touchdowns on 94 catches. His receiving yards were the third-most by a player
in franchise history.
Beadles allowed just one sack on the season and finished the year as the only
Denver player to play every offensive or defensive snap.
The additions of Beadles and Thomas bring Denver's Pro Bowl total to seven
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