The AFC used a second-half surge to beat the NFC 59-41 on Sunday in the Pro Bowl.
It took defending champion Novak Djokovic five sets and almost five hours to beat Andy Murray in the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Players are banned from using electronic devices before, during and after regular season and NFL playoff games. But for the Pro Bowl this weekend, the league is setting up computers on the sidelines and encouraging players to tweet.
Pete Carroll has grabbed the top pass-catching tight end on the free agent market, signing away a key member of the Oakland Raiders offense.
“If it was a fight, they’d hold the purses.” As a long-time defender of the Pro Bowl and the selection of the league’s best players, John says he was embarrassed by Sunday’s high-scoring/no-defense game.
The Oakland Raiders have hired former Pro Bowl guard Steve Wisniewski as their assistant offensive line coach.
Oakland Raiders tight end Zach Miller was added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster on Wednesday, replacing injured San Diego Chargers TE Antonio Gates.
49ers Pro Bowl inside linebacker Patrick Willis underwent a second surgical procedure this week on his broken right hand. He will miss a start for the first time in his four-year career in Sunday’s season finale against Arizona.
Four defensive standouts and one of the leagues all-time great punters will represent the Bay Area at the Pro Bowl in Honolulu on January 30th.