despite a regular season that might not have lived up to their high standards, the Kansas City Chiefs, reigning Super Bowl champions, continue to demonstrate their strength in the NFL. This strength is evident in the selection of five
Chiefs players as AFC Pro Bowlers for the 2024 season, a significant achievement as they gear up for a crucial playoff run. These selections underscore Kansas City’s status as one of only seven NFL teams to have at least five players named to the Pro Bowl this year.
Among the Chiefs’ Pro Bowl selections are standout stars Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce, with Kelce being named a starter. The Pro Bowl roster is determined by a combination of fan, player, and coach votes, with each segment contributing equally. Fan voting, which concluded
on December 25, did not initially place any Chiefs player at the top of their respective positions. However, Kelce emerged as a top contender, securing the second spot among tight ends and ranking fifth overall with 327,263 votes. Joining Mahomes and Kelce are Creed Humphrey (a starter and the leading center in the AFC), left guard Joe Thuney, and defensive tackle Chris Jones, also a starte
This year’s selection marks Travis Kelce’s ninth consecutive Pro Bowl honor, a testament to his consistent excellence. For Patrick Mahomes, it’s his sixth straight selection, mirroring his tenure as a full-time starter. Chris Jones celebrates his fifth consecutive selection, while Humphrey and Thuney are named Pro Bowlers for the second year in a row. Additionally, five more Chiefs players have been honored as alternates, including cornerback L’Jarius Sneed, guard Trey Smith, running back Isiah Pacheco, and linebackers Willie Gay Jr. and Nick Bolton