What does Rodney Harrison think about the Pro Bowl selections?
"It's kind of . . . a joke, to be honest with you," the ex-Patriots safety, now an NBC analyst told Tom E. Curran Thursday on 'Quick Slants' . . . and he pointed to the omission of Aaron Hernandez from the team as the prime example.
"It is, my man. You look at Aaron Hernandez. Come on now. You pick an Antonio Gates in front of Aaron Hernandez? Antonio Gates, he's been hobbled this whole year. He's running around on one leg. And he still gets voted into the Pro Bowl.
"You tell me two tight ends who have been more dynamic than the Patriots' tight ends. It's crazy."
Also on Rodney's mind: How important it is to have the No. 1 seed, the state of modern officiating, and more: