Pro Bowl 2019 wrap: AFC dominates NFC in blowout win

Pro Bowl 2019 wrap: AFC dominates NFC in blowout win

The NFC didn’t have a chance in the 2019 Pro Bowl.

The AFC claimed a 27-6 victory in Orlando, Florida on Sunday. The NFC fell behind 20-0 and didn’t score until there was 9:05 remaining in the game.

Both teams were having fun and players got to experiment and play in unfamiliar positions.

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes took home offensive MVP honors. The AFC swept the competition, as Jets safety Jamal Adams took home defensive MVP honors.

Studs of the Night

Mahomes completed seven of his 14 passes for 156 yards and a touchdown.

Anthony Sherman only got one carry for two yards during the regular season for Kansas City, but shined bright Sunday. The fullback recorded a rushing touchdown and caught three passes for 92 yards.

Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen caught four passes for 95 yards to lead the AFC.

Falcons tight end Austin Cooper had a career year and scored the NFC’s only touchdown with a 20-yard reception.

Duds of the Night

Saints running back Alvin Kamara only recorded two carries for two yards. He didn’t have any receptions in the contest.

Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas didn’t record a single catch and was only targeted once.


Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey experimented on the offensive side of the ball and caught a 6-yard touchdown pass for the last score of the game.

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard confused the defense with this fake pitch after his interception.

What’s next 

Super Bowl 53: Patriots vs. Rams, Feb. 3, 6:30 p.m. ET — The last NFL game of the season will take place next Sunday. The Rams and Patriots will battle it out at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. This will be the third straight Super Bowl appearance for New England and its fourth in the last five years.