Middle linebacker Bobby Wagner and returner Tyler Lockett were the only Seahawks named to the AP All-Pro first or second teams on Friday.

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Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner was named first team AP All-Pro and returner Tyler Lockett was named to the second team on Friday, the only Seahawks honored.

Wagner made the team after leading the NFL and setting a franchise record with 167 tackles. Lockett was named as a kickoff returner, ranking fourth in kickoff return average this season at 26.3.

The AP All-Pro team, considered the most prestigious post-season all-star teams, is voted on by a nationwide panel of 50 sports writers and broadcasters and the NFL generally considers the AP awards as its official awards.

Five other Seahawks — defensive ends Cliff Avril and Michael Bennett, cornerback Richard Sherman and safeties Kam Chancellor and Earl Thomas — received votes. Avril and Bennett each received two votes at defensive end, Thomas three and Chancellor two at safety and Sherman seven at cornerback.

It is the second honor for Wagner, who also made it in 2014. Wagner got 48 of a possible 50 votes and was the top vote getter among linebackers.

Lockett was a first-team pick last season as a returner (this is the first year the team is honoring kickoff and punt returners separately). Lockett received five votes to finish second behind Minnesota’s Cordarrelle Patterson (here are all the votes).

Sherman and Thomas also made the team in 2014 as well as 2013. Seattle had four members of the first team in 2012 — Sherman, Thomas, center Max Unger and running back Marshawn Lynch.

Prior to 2012 Seattle had not had a player named to the first team since 2007.

Wagner told the Associated Press that making the team remains a significant honor.

“It still means a ton, still means a ton,” he told the AP. “Those things are hard to come by. I will always be appreciative of the Pro Bowls and All-Pros because you look at guys who have played a long period of time at a very high level and weren’t able to get them for whatever reason. It definitely means a lot to me. It means the hard work in the offseason is recognized.”