1987 Pro Bowl

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1987 NFL Pro Bowl
1 2 3 4 Total
AFC 7 3 0 0 10
NFC 0 0 3 3 6
Date February 1, 1987
Stadium Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii
MVP Reggie White (Philadelphia Eagles)
Referee Dick Jorgensen
Attendance 50,101
Broadcast (US)
Network ABC
Announcers Al Michaels, Frank Gifford & Lynn Swann

The 1987 Pro Bowl was the NFL's 37th annual all-star game which featured the outstanding performers from the 1986 season. The game was played on Sunday, February 1, 1987, at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii before a crowd of 50,101.[1] The final score was AFC 10, NFC 6.[2]

Marty Schottenheimer of the Cleveland Browns led the AFC team against an NFC team coached by Washington Redskins head coach Joe Gibbs.[2] The referee was Dick Jorgensen.[1]

Reggie White of the Philadelphia Eagles was named the game's MVP.[2] Players on the winning AFC team received $10,000 apiece while the NFC participants each took home $5,000.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1987 Pro Bowl game book" (PDF). NFL Game Statistics & Information. National Football League. Archived from the original on January 31, 2012. Retrieved January 31, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c "Broncos duo helps AFC to 10–6 Pro Bowl victory". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. AP. February 2, 1987. p. 15. Retrieved January 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ "NFL Pro Bowl history". CBSSports.com. Archived from the original on January 16, 2012. Retrieved January 31, 2012. 

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