2015 NFL Pro Bowl
The NFL Pro Bowl is the place to be if you're looking to see the top stars in the NFL all in
one spot, as it's the perfect celebration to cap off of another exciting season of NFL action. Played in between the final
week of the regular season and the Super Bowl, the Pro Bowl brings together all of the best players not playing for a championship
the following week, which means that it will be superstar on superstar all game long. Come out and see all of the bombs down
the field, the jaw-dropping runs and the clutch defensive plays that have become standard operating procedure over the years
for the NFL's annual version of an all-star game.
What's also new in recent years is that the teams are no longer divided
up by conference. Instead of AFC versus NFC, the game has a little fun by selecting captains to pick the top players who were
selected for the Pro Bowl, making for an interesting exhibition that is also one of the most unique all-star games that you're
going to find. In the first year with this format, 2014, it was legends Jerry Rice and Deion Sanders who ended up choosing
their teams as alumni captains, which ended up making it one of the most fun Pro Bowl matchups that it has ever been played.
to 2015, the game will also be played at the spectacular state-of-the-art University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Though the game is normally played in Hawaii, and will again starting in 2016, the 2015 game will a unique opportunity for
fans to head out and see the big game without having to travel all the way to Hawaii. With a great venue and the top players
in the league making appearances, this is one of those games that you definitely don't want to miss out on if you love the
National Football League.
NFL Pro Bowl Event Info
Much more than just an exhibition game, the NFL Pro
Bowl is a game for bragging rights between the best of the best in professional football. While at first the game has a jovial
air to it, these are some of the best athletes in the world and part of what makes them so great is their competitive nature.
As the game wears on it becomes clear that no one on the field wants to lose and the two teams are facing off against one
another to prove the dominance of their squad. Each year there are new players selected to the team looking to prove that
they belong among the elite alongside perennial favorites and future Hall of Famers.
If you have ever dreamed of assembling
the best possible NFL team and watching them hit the field, this is the opportunity to watch your dream come to life right
before your eyes at a great venue at the University of Phoenix Stadium. University of Phoenix Stadium has been touted as one
of the very best spectator sports facilities in the entire world since it opened up in 2006, partly because of its incredible
field that actually is rolled in and out for various games. This gives the advantage of perfecting the playing surface, making
it a unique venue that is also perfect for events like the Pro Bowl.
Upon entering University
of Phoenix Stadium, fans are well aware that they are about to see an NFL football game unlike any other. Though football
is normally a very intense support, this is a chance for the stars of the league to put on a different type of show while
still exhibiting their incredible skills that have made them the most noted players in the entire league. When the game is
heating up and the players begin to really feel the competition, however, the matchup starts to turn into a completely different
level of experience, and suddenly you're treated to a stunning display of football talent that you're just not going to find
anywhere else. Though there are lots of sports out there these days, the NFL has gained a reputation for being the golden
standard for spectator sports, and the Pro Bowl is a great way to see exactly why that is.
NFL Pro Bowl History
are the sport's future legends and Hall of Fame inductees, and there is nothing like seeing them live and in person. You may
have seen many of them playing on your television, but seeing them live at a great venue will help take the atmosphere to
a completely different level. Over the years, guys like Marshall Faulk, Jim Kelly, Reggie White, Bruce Smith, Walter Payton
and many, many other legends have taken down the game's MVP award, and you never know who is going to be the next great player
to put on a show.
The first Pro Bowl was played in 1951 and for the first twenty-one years the game was played in Los
Angeles, California. For the next few years it was moved around until the 1980 game which was played in Aloha Stadium where
it remained until 2010, when the game was played in Miami before being moved back to its permanent spot in Aloha Stadium.
Following its move to Glendale, Arizona in 2015, the game will again return to Hawaii in 2016, where it's expected to be played
for the foreseeable future.
NFL Pro Bowl Trivia
Did you know that John Madden and Tom Landry have coached
in the most Pro Bowls?
Both fixtures of the sport and prominent coaches during their eras, Madden and Landry ended up
coaching in five Pro Bowls apiece.
NFL Pro Bowl Fans
NFL fans know how to take a big game to a completely
different level, but you're not going to figure that out sitting at home. Even though the NFL is a very popular television
sport as well, fans know that the only way to really get into the hard-hitting excitement is to head out and watch their favorite
teams and players hit the field in front of thousands of other excited fans. With a game like the Pro Bowl, it's a great celebration
that brings in fans from all over the league, making for a unique atmosphere that you're just not going to find anywhere else.