Archive: Pro Bowl

No Pro Bowl for Favre, So Garcia Gets Nod

Brett Favre isn't going to the Pro Bowl on the heels of the Green Bay Packers' disappointing overtime loss in the NFC title game. The quarterback was replaced on the NFC roster by Tampa Bay's Jeff Garcia. It is Garcia's fourth career Pro Bowl appearance. The previous three came...

 

By Mark Maske | January 24, 2008; 08:00 PM ET | Comments (0)

R. Williams Added to NFC Pro Bowl Team

Dallas Cowboys safety Roy Williams was added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster. Teammate Ken Hamlin was named a starter in place of late Washington Redskins safety Sean Taylor....

 

By Mark Maske | January 3, 2008; 08:00 PM ET | Comments (2)

No Pro Bowl Nod for F. Taylor

The Pro Bowl rosters are out, and perhaps the most surprising exclusion is Jacksonville Jaguars tailback Fred Taylor. Taylor has run for 1,091 yards this season but remained without a Pro Bowl selection in his career. The tailbacks chosen for the AFC team were the San Diego Chargers' LaDainian...

 

By Mark Maske | December 18, 2007; 04:58 PM ET | Comments (4)

Players Should Say Thanks But No Thanks to Pro Bowl Invitations

Why, exactly, is the Pro Bowl played? The game is useless and senseless. No one cares. What matters is being selected to the Pro Bowl, not playing in it. And when someone actually gets hurt in the game--as New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees did Saturday, suffering a dislocated...

 

By Mark Maske | February 11, 2007; 08:34 PM ET | Comments (9)

Tomlinson, Belichick Co-Existing Peacefully at Pro Bowl

San Diego Chargers tailback LaDainian Tomlinson and New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick are said to be interacting peacefully this week at the Pro Bowl in Hawaii. Tomlinson criticized the on-field celebration by some Patriots players after they beat the Chargers in an AFC semifinal last month, saying that...

 

By Mark Maske | February 8, 2007; 01:57 AM ET | Comments (0)

R. Lewis Reaches Eighth Pro Bowl

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis reached his eighth career Pro Bowl today. He was named to the AFC team to replace injured Denver Broncos linebacker Al Wilson. He becomes the fifth Ravens defensive player on the team....

 

By Mark Maske | January 24, 2007; 02:05 PM ET | Comments (1)

Romo Gets Pro Bowl Nod in NFC, Brady Doesn't in AFC

A half-season of starts was enough for the Dallas Cowboys' Tony Romo to become a Pro Bowl quarterback. The Pro Bowl selections have been announced and Romo made the NFC team, along with fellow quarterbacks Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints and Marc Bulger of the St. Louis...

 

By Mark Maske | December 19, 2006; 04:31 PM ET | Comments (0)

 

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