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The 2012 Nike Senior Bowl was an all-star college football exhibition game featuring players from the 2011 college football season, and prospects for the 2012 Draft of the professional National Football League (NFL).
The game was played on January 28, 2012, at 3 pm CST (4 p.m. Eastern time) at Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama between "North" and "South" teams. This year's Senior Bowl concluded the 2011-12 post-season as the NFLPA's Texas vs The Nation game, which would have been played the following week, was canceled. The coaching staff of the Minnesota Vikings, led by head coach Leslie Frazier, coached the North team. The coaching staff of the Washington Redskins, led by head coach Mike Shanahan, coached the South team.
Coverage of the event was provided in high-definition on the NFL Network.
|NORTH - Carson Wiggs 27-yard field goal, 04:18
||NORTH 3 - 0
|SOUTH - Randy Bullock 39-yard field goal, 05:40
||TIED 3 - 3
|NORTH - Marvin Jones 18-yard pass from Russell Wilson (Carson Wiggs kick), 02:29
||NORTH 10 - 3
|SOUTH - Randy Bullock 24-yard field goal, 07:18
||NORTH 10 - 6
|NORTH - Carson Wiggs 32-yard field goal, 00:26
||NORTH 13 - 6
|NORTH - Gerell Robinson 40-yard pass from Kirk Cousins (Carson Wiggs kick), 03:16
||NORTH 20 - 6
|SOUTH - Juron Criner 20-yard pass from Nick Foles (Randy Bullock kick), 04:35
||NORTH 20 - 13
|NORTH - Carson Wiggs 28-yard field goal, 08:44
||NORTH 23 - 13
|Total offense, plays - yards
|Passing yards (net)
|Time of Possession
The clothing company Nike was the sponsor for the first year. The company also provided apparel for the game.