Fan voting on NFL.com is now closed for the 2011 Pro Bowl Jan. 31 in Hawaii. But Marc Mariani fans can still vote for him to represent the AFC as a return specialist through the month of January via mobile phone.
Mariani Through 14 games
Kickoff returns — Mariani has returned 47 kicks for 1,313 yards and a 25.7 average. He has along of 98 yards and one touchdown, and he is second in the AFC in kickoff returns, but leads the conference and is third in the NFL in kickoff return yards, ranking him fourth overall in the NFL in the kickoff return category.
Punt returns — Mariani is sixth in the NFL and first in the AFC in punt returns. He’s returned 22 punts for 321 yards and a 14.6 average. He has a long of 87 yards with one touchdown and 17 fair catches. While ranking sixth in the NFL in punt returns, only Chicago Bears’ star Devin Hester has a better yards-per-return average than Mariani through 14 games.
Total yards — Mariani has a total of 1,634 return yards this season. Only Detroit Lions wide receiver Stefan Logan has more total return yards through 14 games.