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Aaron Donald and Johnny Hekker Make 2016 Pro Bowl

Did you really expect anyone else?

Miami Dolphins v Los Angeles Rams Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

As another lost season comes to a close, so does the 2017 Pro Bowl voting. While the Rams might not be any better than 4-12 in two weeks, they at least have two players going to the Pro Bowl.

It’s not exactly unsurprising, given that Aaron Donald is...well, Aaron Donald. He hasn’t hit double digit sacks (he only has seven on the year) but he still leads the league in QB hits:

Hekker is quietly having a record year - he’s only had one touchback and could break the NFL record for most punts inside the 20 yard line:

The Rams don’t have many other players who would even be considered, but it’s good that even in a down year (down decade? down generation?) the team has enough recognition that players like Hekker and Donald are rewarded.