We've officially reached the point of the 2023 NFL season where Pro Bowl voting is starting to get under way. With just six regular-season games remaining before the postseason kicks off, there is still plenty of time between now and then to get your votes in for your favorite players.
As far as the Dallas Cowboys are concerned, there is no shortage of potential players who could get the Pro Bowl nod this year. Considering the way the season has played out so far for the Cowboys, and the talent they have at their disposal, it's no surprise they should have upwards to a dozen or more players worthy to receive Pro Bowl votes this year.
Today, we are going to try to identify the Dallas Cowboys potential Pro Bowlers this year. There could be a handful of first-timers and there could be several others who have been playing at a Pro Bowl caliber level, but may not receive the votes needed to get in.
Potential locks (offense)
- QB Dak Prescott
- WR CeeDee Lamb
- RG Zack Martin
- LG Tyler Smith
- LT Tyron Smith
If the season were to end today, it's probably safe to say we could probably lock all five of these players into the Pro Bowl this year. Each one of them are among the best at their given positions and are all playing at that level to receive the votes needed to earn this distinction. It's a been there done that type of thing for most of them except for second-year LG Tyler Smith. This could be the first of many Pro Bowl bids for him.
Potential locks (defense)
- DE Micah Parsons
- DE DeMarcus Lawrence
- CB DaRon Bland
- DT Osa Odighizuwa
Both Micah Parsons and DaRon Bland are potential Defensive Player of the Year candidates and are also arguably the best at their given positions this year. They should no doubt be locks for the Pro Bowl and should also be joined by DeMarcus Lawrence and Osa Odighizuwa. Both are both currently ranked eighth at their given positions by PFF and all of their numbers/stats support that fact. This could be No. 97's first Pro Bowl appearance.
Potential locks (special teams)
- K Brandon Aubrey
- KR/PR KaVontae Turpin
Brandon Aubrey is neck and neck with just one or two other kickers around the league who have been as consistent and reliable splitting uprights this season for their given teams. He's currently made 33 of 36 (91.7%) of his extra point attempts and 22 of 22 (100%) on his field goal attempts. As far as KaVontae Turpin is concerned, he's the best punt/kick returner in the league and should receive his second consecutive Pro Bowl bid this year.
- C Tyler Biadasz - No. 63 hasn't really been playing at a Pro Bowl level this season, however, he made it into the big event as an injury replacement last year and that will probably be has best that to make it again.
- LB Markquese Bell - No. 14 has been one of the top graded LBs throughout the year according to PFF. But, considering the position he plays and his lack of name recognition, he may not receive the votes needed to earn a Pro Bowl bid.
- TE Jake Ferguson - No. 87 is probably a long shot to make the Pro Bowl this season, however, the chemistry he's developed with Dak Prescott here recently definitely improves his chances. If he continues to play the way he has the rest of the year, he could sneak in.