This marks Keisel’s first trip to the Pro Bowl after he helped the Steelers lead the NFL in a number of different defensive categories, including rushing yards allowed/game (62.8 avg.), scoring defense (14.5 avg.) and total sacks (48). Keisel finished the season with three sacks and an interception, which he returned 79 yards for a touchdown in the Steelers’ Week 3 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Keisel joins outside linebacker
The Pro Bowl will be played Sunday, January 30, 2011, at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii and televised by FOX in prime time at 7 p.m. Eastern. The Pro Bowl squads were selected by a combined voting of fans, players and coaches.