NFC Reserves

47th NFL Pro Bowl Game and 27th AFC-NFC contest (NFC leads series, 15-12). Date: Feb. 2 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. Attendance— 50,031. Coaches: Tom Coughlin, Jacksonville (AFC) and Dom Capers, Carolina (NFC). Player of the Game: QB Mark Brunell of Jacksonville, who was 12 for 22 for 236 yards and one touchdown.

AFC 037133 —26
NFC 90680 —23
1st: NFC—John Kasay 20-yd FG, 4:41. Drive: 63 yards in 9 plays. NFC—Randall McDaniel 5-yd pass from Brett Favre (Kasay kick failed), 11:16. Drive: 66 yards in 7 plays.
2nd: AFC—Cary Blanchard 28-yd FG, 14:33. Drive: 69 yards in 13 plays.
3rd: NFC—Barry Sanders 6-yd run (2-pt conversion failed), 6:09. Drive: 59 yards in 7 plays. AFC—Curtis Martin 3-yd run (Blanchard kick), 9:05. Drive: 71 yards in 6 plays.
4th: AFC—Ashley Ambrose 54-yd INT return (2-pt conversion failed). NFC—Cris Carter 53-yd pass from Gus Frerotte (Wesley Walls pass from Frerotte), 10:53. Drive: 78 yards to 4 plays. AFC— Tim Brown 80-yd pass from Mark Brunell (Blanchard kick), 14:16. Drive: 78 yards in 2 plays.
OT: AFC—Blanchard 37-yd FG, 8:16. Drive: 46 yards in 5 plays.
TV Rating—9.1/15 share (ABC).

As voted on by NFL players and coaches.

American Conference

Pos Offense Pos Defense
WRCarl Pickens, Cin.EBruce Smith, Buf.
WRTony Martin, SDEAlfred Williams, Den.
TEShannon Sharpe, Den.TChester McGlockton, Oak.
TGary Zimmerman, Den.TCortez Kennedy, Sea.
TBruce Armstrong, NELBChad Brown, Pit.
GWill Shields, KCLBDerrick Thomas, KC
GBruce Matthews, Hou.LBJunior Seau, SD
CDermontti Dawson, Pit.CBDale Carter, KC
QBJohn Elway, Den.CBAshley Ambrose, Cin.
RBTerrell Davis, Den.SCarnell Lake, Pit.
RBJerome Bettis, Pit.SSteve Atwater, Den.
KCary Blanchard, Ind.PChris Gardocki, Ind.
KRDave Meggett, NESTJohn Henry Mills, Hou.
Note: QB Elway, DE Smith , OT Zimmerman, S Atwater and CB Carter were injured and unable to play.

National Conference

Pos Offense Pos Defense
WRJerry Rice, SFEReggie White, GB
WRHerman Moore, Det.ETony Tolbert, Dal.
TEWesley Walls, Car.TJohn Randle, Min.
TWilliam Roaf, NOTBryant Young, SF
TErik Williams, Dal.LBKevin Greene, Car.
GLarry Allen, Dal.LBLamar Lathon, Car.
GRandall McDaniel, Min.LBSam Mills, Car.
CKevin Glover, Det.CBDeion Sanders, Dal.
QBBrett Favre, GBCBAeneas Williams, Ariz.
RBTerry Allen, Wash.SLeroy Butler, GB
RBBarry Sanders, Det.SMerton Hanks, SF
KJohn Kasay, Car.PMatt Turk, Wash.
KRMichael Bates, Car.STJim Schwantz, Dal.
Note: WR Rice and CB Sanders were injured and unable to play.

AFC Reserves

Offense: WR—Tim Brown, Oak. and Keenan McCardell, Jax.; TE—Ben Coates, NE; T— Richmond Webb, Mia.; G—Ruben Brown, Buf.; C— Mark Stepnoski, Hou.; QB—Vinny Testaverde, Bal. and Drew Bledsoe, NE; RB—Curtis Martin, NE; FB— Kimble Anders, KC.

Defense: E—Michael Sinclair, Sea.; T—Michael Dean Perry, Den.; LB—Bryce Paup, Buf. and Levon Kirkland, Pit.; CB—Rod Woodson, Pit.; S—Blaine Bishop, Hou.

Replacements: OFFENSE—QB Mark Brunell, Jax. for Elway; OT Tony Boselli, Jax. for Zimmerman. DEFENSE—S Tyrone Braxton, Den. for Bishop; S Eric Turner, Bal. for Atwater; CB Terry McDaniel, Oak. for Carter; DE Willie McGinest, NE for Smith. NEED PLAYER—Bill Romanowski, Den., LB.

NFC Reserves

Offense: WR—Cris Carter, Min. and Isaac Bruce, St. L; TE—Keith Jackson, GB; T— Lomas Brown, Ariz.; G—Nate Newton, Dal.; C— Ray Donaldson, Dal.; QB—Troy Aikman, Dal. and Steve Young, SF; RB—Ricky Watters, Phi. FB—Larry Centers, Ariz.

Defense: E—William Fuller, Phi.; T—Eric Swann, Ariz.; LB—Ken Harvey, Wash. and Hardy Nickerson, TB; CB—Eric Davis, Car.; S— Darren Woodson, Dal.

Replacements: OFFENSE—QB Gus Frerotte, Wash. for Aikman; QB Kerry Collins, Car. for Young; C Frank Winters for Donaldson; WR Irving Fryar, Phi. for Rice. DEFENSE—CB Darrell Green for Sanders. NEED PLAYER— William Thomas, Phi., LB.

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