New York Giants wideout Victor Cruz broke a Pro Bowl record with 10 catches, Tampa Bay receiver Vincent Jackson had 91 yards and two touchdowns and Eli Manning threw for 191 yards and two touchdowns in the NFC’s 62-35 win over the AFC. Whether the Pro Bowl returns for another game will be up to Commissioner Roger Goodell.
Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson actually gave the AFC a 14-10 lead in the second quarter when he picked off Manning and went 42 yards for a touchdown. Johnson tied for the team lead with six solo tackles, joining teammate Eric Berry. Berry was the leading AFC tackler with seven.
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles led the AFC in rushing with three carries for 12 yards.
Former Mizzou Tiger, William Moore, who plays for Atlanta, had one of the NFC’s three interceptions.
Dustin Colquitt, the Chiefs punter was busy for the AFC, punting four times for a 51.6 average.