Cowboys, Texans Named to 2009 Pro Bowl

Five Dallas Cowboys and two Houston Texans were named to the 2009 Pro Bowl.

Representing the Cowboys as starters are tight end Jason Witten, center Andre Gurode and defensive tackles Jay Ratliff and DeMarcus Ware. At reserve guard Leonard Davis was selected.

For the Texans, wide receiver Andre Johnson and defensive end Mario Williams will start.

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson of Palestine was named the starting running back for the NFC.