The first time that running back Todd Gurley was voted into the Pro Bowl, the Rams were suffering through a losing season, leaving the then-rookie with no other postseason engagements.
Gurley happily participated in the late January exhibition.
Now, for the second time in three years, Gurley is among the leaders in Pro Bowl voting, ranking sixth among players at all positions.
Gurley welcomes the recognition from fans but aims to have a full calendar when the Pro Bowl is staged the week before the Super Bowl.
“I want to be able to still be playing and competing for a Super Bowl,” Gurley said Thursday, “and that’s everybody’s goal.”
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