Packers Left Tackle David Bakhtiari Makes 2nd Career Pro Bowl

By Iman Sadri

December 18, 2019

David Bakhtiari is a Perennial All-Pro. You can stamp that in the NFL record books. The Green Bay Packers star Left Guard just made his second career Pro Bowl. He and teammate QB Aaron Rodgers were named to the 2020 NFL Pro Bowl. Rodgers and Bakhtiari

Bakhtiari earned his second trip to the Pro Bowl and his first original selection after being chosen as an injury replacement for in 2016. The three-time All-Pro selection by The Associated Press (2016-18) has started all 14 games at left tackle this season and helped block for an offense that ranks No. 2 in red-zone percentage (68.9) and No. 8 in rushing touchdowns (16), the most by Green Bay since 2013 (17).

Bakhtiari has helped the offense rank No. 2 in the NFL with 2.61 seconds of average pocket time (time of the snap to when the QB releases the ball or pressure collapses the pocket per pass attempt, including sacks).

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Iman Sadri is the founder of The Persian Observer and LA Smile Magazine