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Posted: Friday, 27 December 2013 9:00PM

5 Saints make the Pro Bowl, Brees holds Saints record



The New Orleans Saints are sending five players to the NFL's game to honor the best players at each position.

The NFL says the 2014 Pro Bowl selections include quarterback Drew Brees, tight end Jimmy Graham, defensive end Cameron Jordan and guards Jahri Evans and Ben Grubbs.

Brees becomes the Saints player with the most Pro Bowl selections in team history.

"It is Brees’ eighth Pro Bowl selection and his seventh as a member of the Saints. Only Pro Football Hall of Fame tackle William Roaf (seven), has been selected to the Pro Bowl as many times in franchise record books. Brees’ six consecutive selections rank second in club records behind Roaf’s seven," the Saints said in a release.

This is Evans' 5th selection to pro football's all star game.

It is Graham's second time being picked for the Pro Bowl.

Grubbs has also gone once before.

This is the first Pro Bowl selection for Jordan.

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