The National Conference (NFC) prevailed 35-33 to the American Conference (AFC) in the NFL Pro Bowl Games 2023, held this Sunday at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Was the first edition of the Pro Bowl Games in which three flag football matches closed one skill event series in which both teams, under the command of the Manning brothers, Eli (NFC) and Peyton (AFC), added points in the fight for victory.
flag football It is a is a modality of American football in which instead of stopping the adversary by means of physical contact, he is prevented from advancing to the remove one of the flags or ribbons that he wears on the sides of his waist.
This new format replaced the conventional American football game of the Stars game, which was carried out from 1970 until last year, to avoid injuries among players.
In the first game of the day the NFC defeated 33-27 with Gene Smith, quarterback of the Seahawks, in the controls and spectacular receptions of George Kittle 49ers, Thomas Hockenson and Justin Jeffersonfrom Vikings.
The leader of the AFC was the ‘quarterback’ tyler huntley, from Ravens. His main offensive weapons were the Bengals receiver, Ja’Marr Chase, Tyreek Hillfrom Dolphins, and Davante Adams, of Raiders.
In the second match, in which the AFC triumphed 18-13, highlighted the duel between the brothers Diggs; TrevonCowboys cornerback with the NFC, and Stefan, Receiver for the Bills in the AFC.
Trevor Lawrence, Jaguars star, he shone with three touchdown shipments, that, plus a rushing score from DerrickHenry, of Titans, sealed the victory. with NFC Jared Goff, from Lions, was the passer.
The last match, which determined the winner of the Pro Bowl GamesI’ll take it NFC 35-33 driven by precision kirk cousins of Vikings. Derek Carr, Raiders quarterback, led the AFC.
geno smith He was the best player of the day with five touchdown passes.
Diana Floresquarterback for the Mexican team that won the gold medal in the World Games 2022was the AFC offensive coordinator. vanita crouch, quarterback for the United States national team, held that position in the NFC.
The Pro Bowl Games is the event prior to Super Bowl LVII, in which the next February 12 will collide Philadelphia Eagles and the Kansas City Chiefs, which will close out the 2022 NFL season.
(With information from EFE)