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2012 NFL All-Pro Team: Broncos' Von Miller Earns Second-Team Honors

The NFL's 2011-12 All-Pro team was released Friday, and Denver Broncos rookie linebacker Von Miller earned second-team honors after tallying 11.5 sacks in his first season. Other Broncos to earn votes but not make the NFL All-Pro team were: Chris Kuper, Champ Bailey, Elvis Dumervil, Matt Prater and Britton Colquitt.


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During the regular season, Miller played in 15 games and tied the team's rookie sack record. He tallied 64 tackles (50 solo) and led Denver with 19 tackles for a loss. He was also selected as a starting linebacker for the AFC team in the 2012 Pro Bowl.

As for the Sunday's Wild-Card round opponent, the Pittsburgh Steelers, they had two players, center Maurkice Pouncey and safety Troy Polamalu, who earned All-Pro First Team honors.

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