The Associated Press releases its 2022 NFL All-Pro Team names

Jan 13, 2023, 9:51 AM
Captains of the San Francisco 49ers and the Las Vegas Raiders during the coin toss before the game ...
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 1: Captains of the San Francisco 49ers and the Las Vegas Raiders during the coin toss before the game at Allegiant Stadium on January 1, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The 49ers defeated the Raiders 37-34. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images)
(Photo by Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images)

The Associated Press released its NFL All-Pro team, with six players from the 49ers and three from the Raiders making the cut.

The AP implemented a new voting system this year, noting in its story that voters selected a first team (3 points) and a second team (1 point).

The San Francisco 49ers selected for the first team mainly consisted of defensive players: defensive lineman Nick Bosa, linebacker Fred Warner, safety Talanoa Hufanga and left tackle Trent Williams. Tight end George Kittle and safety George Odum made the second-team All-Pro selection.

While Warner and Williams are familiar faces to the All-Pro team, Bosa and Hufanga are first-timers. Bosa finished the year as the NFL’s sack leader with 18.5 whereas Hufanga finished the regular season with 97 tackles, four interceptions, two sacks and two forced fumbles.

All three players named from the Las Vegas Raiders were selected to the All-Pro First team. And for two of the players selected, it’s their first time being recognized on the list.

Receiver Davante Adams was selected to his third All-Pro first team after finishing the season with 1,516 receiving yards, setting a new franchise record.

Josh Jacobs and kicker Daniel Carlson round out the Raiders’ selections. The Raiders running back rushed for 1,653 yards, winning the league’s rushing title. Carlson finished the season with 137 points, tied for third-most in the NFL.

Jacobs told the AP that while the year didn’t go as the team had hoped, “it’s definitely an honor to be selected.”



Brock Purdy #13 of the San Francisco 49ers throws a pass against the Dallas Cowboys during the firs...
Amiliano Fragoso

Brock Purdy looks forward to playing on the road in Philly: ‘You love to go in those environments’

49ers QB Brock Purdy is ready for his first road playoff game in the NFL, looking forward to silencing the doubters in Philly this weekend.
21 hours ago
Head Coach Kyle Shanahan of the San Francisco 49ers addresses the team in the locker room before th...
Amiliano Fragoso

Kyle Shanahan says RB Elijah Mitchell is questionable for NFC Championship game

The 49ers could be without RB Elijah Mitchell Sunday in Philly, officially questionable with a groin injury. Kyle Shanahan said CMC is good to go.
21 hours ago
Defensive Coordinator DeMeco Ryans of the San Francisco 49ers on the field before during the game a...
Amiliano Fragoso

49ers’ DC DeMeco Ryans emerges as ‘top candidate’ for Texans’ HC job, reports say

Only a day after the Denver reports, 49ers' defensive coordinator DeMeco Ryans could be the next head coach of the Houston Texans as well.
21 hours ago
Tom Brady #12 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers exits the field through the tunnel after an NFL wild card...
Joseph Jarosz

Raiders legend says Tom Brady shouldn’t be the team’s next quarterback

On Maggie & Perloff show earlier this week, Raiders legend Tim Brown said he doesn't believe the Raiders should sign Tom Brady.
21 hours ago
Christian McCaffrey #23 of the San Francisco 49ers warms up prior to a game against the Dallas Cowb...
Amiliano Fragoso

Christian McCaffrey says there’s a ‘zero’ percent chance he misses NFC Championship game

Dealing with a calf injury all week, 49ers RB Christian McCaffrey missed his second consecutive practice Thursday. He still plans to give it a go Sunday.
21 hours ago
George Kittle #85 of the San Francisco 49ers takes the field prior to a game against the Seattle Se...
Amiliano Fragoso

George Kittle & 49ers’ offense derives from ‘hunger’ to make another Super Bowl

The 49ers will go to their third NFC Championship game in four seasons this Sunday in Philly, hungry as every to win Super Bowl No. 6.
2 days ago
The Associated Press releases its 2022 NFL All-Pro Team names