Houston Texans’ Laremy Tunsil: Pro Bowl Starter 2024
Laremy Tunsil, Offensive Lineman (OL) for the Houston Texans, has achieved a significant milestone in his professional career by being named a starter for the 2024 Pro Bowl Games. This selection is a testament to his outstanding performance throughout the season.
Pro Bowl Selection Process
The Pro Bowl players are chosen through a unique process involving fans, players, and coaches, each contributing one-third to the final decision. This method ensures a well-rounded selection representing the league’s top talents.
Pro Bowl Selection and Format
- Announcement: Laremy Tunsil, the offensive tackle for the Houston Texans, has been confirmed as a starter for the 2024 Pro Bowl by theNFL.
- Pro Bowl Format: The 2024 Pro Bowl Games, presented by Verizon, will be a multi-day AFC vs. NFC competition, concluding with an action-packed flag football game. Peyton and Eli Manning will lead the teams as head coaches.
- Location and Date: This year’s Pro Bowl Games will take place in Orlando, Florida, at Camping World Stadium on Sunday, February 4, 2024.
- Unique Elements: The event includes a Pro Bowl Skills Show on February 1, showcasing the players’ talents in various competitions.
Tunsil’s Performance and Career Highlights
- Selection History: This marks Tunsil’s fourth Pro Bowl selection (2019-20, 2022-23).
- 2023 Performance: Tunsil has started all 13 games he played in 2023, with a high pass-blocking grade of 84.8 from Pro Football Focus. His performance significantly contributed to the Texans’ offensive success, particularly in passing yards per game.
Team Impact and Statistics
- Team Achievement: Under Tunsil’s protection, rookie QB C.J. Stroud set numerous passing records, and WR Nico Collins surpassed 1,100 receiving yards – a rare feat in team history.
- Texans’ Offense: With Tunsil’s efforts, the Texans ranked fourth in the NFL in average passing yards per game (269.6) through Week 17 of the 2023 season.
Additional Texans in Pro Bowl
Besides Tunsil, six other Texans players were named Pro Bowl alternates: DE Will Anderson Jr., CB Derek Stingley Jr., QB C.J. Stroud, FB Andrew Beck, WR Nico Collins, and DE Jonathan Greenard
- Quarterbacks: Key selections include former MVPs Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes, with first-time selections like Tua Tagovailoa.
- Record Setters: Several players have set records with their selections, like San Francisco’s Trent Williams with his 11th Pro Bowl and Miami’s Tyreek Hill, the first wide receiver to make the Pro Bowl in his first eight seasons.
- First-Time All-Stars: The Pro Bowl will also see a significant number of first-time all-stars, including notable rookies like SAM LAPORTA and MARVIN MIMS.
Tunsil’s Career Achievements
The 2024 Pro Bowl marks Tunsil’s fourth career selection and his second consecutive recognition. His continued excellence in the league has firmly established him as one of the NFL’s top offensive tackles.
Hospitality and Tickets
On Location, the official NFL hospitality partner, offers exclusive packages for the Pro Bowl Games. Tickets start at $45, and the event will be broadcast on multiple channels including ESPN and ABC.
Laremy Tunsil’s selection as a starter for the Pro Bowl highlights his exceptional skills and vital role in the Houston Texans’ offensive success. The Pro Bowl Games in 2024 promise to be a spectacular showcase of the NFL’s best talents.