CBS names Anderson All-Pro
Butte native Colt Anderson was named to the CBSSports.com 2012 NFL All-Pro Team.
Anderson, a safety and special teams ace for the Philadelphia Eagles, was named as a special teams player on the team that includes the likes of Tom Brady, Adrian Peterson, Calvin Johnson and J.J. Watt. The team includes 11 offensive players, 11 defensive players and five special teams players. The special teams players include a kicker, punter, kick returner and punt returner and Anderson.
Anderson is a 2004 Butte High graduate who went from a walk-on to a star at the University of Montana.
Anderson stood out on special teams since signing with the Eagles during the 2010 season. Anderson started at safety during the Eagles last four games of the season.
The official NFL All-Pro team has not been released.