Luke Kuechly selected to Pro Bowl for 5th straight season

Linebacker Luke Kuechly has been selected to the Pro Bowl for the fifth consecutive season, tying him with five others for the most selections in franchise history.

Current teammates Julius Peppers and Ryan Kalil, along with Steve Smith, Wesley Walls and Michael Bates also have been picked five times.

Kuechly has gone to the Pro Bowl every year except his rookie season in 2012.

The Pro Bowl kicks off Sunday, January 28 at 3 p.m. in Orlando.