November 18, 2012; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders fullback Marcel Reece (45) runs with the ball against the New Orleans Saints in the second quarter at O.co Coliseum. The Saints defeated the Raiders 38-17. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports
Oakland Raiders‘ fullback Marcel Reece was named to the AFC Pro Bowl team as an alternate, replacing the Superbowl-bound Vonta Leach of the Baltimore Ravens.
Reece, one of the most versatile offensive players in the NFL, played in all 16 games this season for the Raiders and recorded 271 yards on 59 carries as a running back. As a receiver, he caught 52 passes for 496 yards.
Reece will be the only Raiders’ representative at the Pro Bowl, which will be played on Jan. 27 in Hawaii.
Topics:Marel Reece, Oakland Raiders
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