The NFL Pro Bowl will not be a sort out soccer recreation. The league is changing the postseason all-star showcase with a week-long array of expertise competitions and different occasions culminating in a flag soccer recreation between the AFC and NFC. ABC and ESPN will televise the competition.
The NFL is dubbing the branded week “The Pro Bowl Games.” The first iteration is Feb. 5, 2023, in Las Vegas, which hosted the 2022 recreation in what seems to have been the final sort out Pro Bowl.
Peyton Manning’s Omaha Productions, his content material studio that produces amongst different exhibits the Manningcast on Monday Night Football, will partially handle programming for the week. He may also be on the teaching employees for the AFC-NFC flag soccer recreation at Allegiant Stadium, which can conclude the week of occasions.
In its press release, the league described per week of challenges the place gamers interact in soccer and non-football expertise competitions. What these contests are shouldn’t be but decided, although reviving the outdated Quarterback Challenge, discontinued since 2008, is a risk.
“We’ve received invaluable feedback from players, teams and fans about reimagining the Pro Bowl, and as a result, we’re thrilled to use The Pro Bowl Games as a platform to spotlight flag football as an integral part of the sport’s future while also introducing fun, new forms of competition and entertainment that will bring our players, their families and fans closer than ever before,” stated Peter O’Reilly, NFL govt vice chairman, membership enterprise and league occasions.
The NFL has lengthy struggled with the weak play within the Pro Bowl, the one all-star competitors among the many huge 4 sports activities leagues staged outdoors the common season. The recreation nonetheless has obtained first rate TV scores, although the 2022 competitors on ESPN and ABC had a mixed 6.