Green Bay, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Green Bay Packers offensive guard Josh Sitton has been named a replacement player on the NFC Pro Bowl roster, it was announced on Sunday.
Sitton will take the spot of San Francisco's Mike Iupati, who will not particiapte because the 49ers advanced to the 2013 Super Bowl.
This will be the first Pro Bowl for Sitton, who has in the past been an alternate for the NFL all-star game. He will join teammates Clay Matthews and Jeff Saturday, as well as the Green Bay coaching staff, on the NFC roster.
The 2013 NFL Pro Bowl is scheduled for Jan. 27 in Honolulu.