It looks like Tampa Bay won't be shut out of the Pro Bowl after all.
The NFL announced on Thursday that Buccaneers quarterback Jeff Garcia has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster, replacing Green Bay QB Brett Favre.
This will be Garcia's fourth Pro Bowl appearance since 1999 and his first as a Bucacneer.
Tampa Bay did not have any players voted to the Pro Bowl back in December for the first time since the 1995 season.
However, Garcia, 37, was voted an alternate at the quarterback position after completing 209-of-327 (63.9 percent) of his passes for 2,440 yards and tossing 13 touchdowns and just four interceptions in 13 starts en route to helping the Buccaneers win the 2007 NFC South division title.
It marks just the third time in franchise history that a Tampa Bay quarterback has been named to the Pro Bowl. The two other Bucs all-star signal callers were Trent Dilfer (1997) and Brad Johnson (2002.)
The 2008 AFC-NFC Pro Bowl will be played in Honolulu, Hawaii on Feb. 10.
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