The league made the decision to turn the game into more of a skills competition than an overrated game of two-hand touch, as it was in the past. This means the events take place over two days, one of which is today, Thursday.
Here is how to check out all the latest events coming out of the Pro Bowl festivities:
Time: 7 p.m. ET
The event continue on Sunday.
Time: 3 p.m. ET
So, do you want to know what exactly will be going down on these two days? Here is a rundown below:
The Pro Bowl Games - Thursday events
This year, the Pro Bowl has shifted to a Pro Bowl Games format, with events taking place over two days, leading up to 7-on-7 flag football games, rather than the traditional game, on Sunday.
The first night of competition takes place on Thursday night, with the following events:
- Pro Bowl Dodgeball
- Lightning Round
- Longest Drive
- Precision Passing
- Best Catch - First Round
The Pro Bowl Games - Sunday events
The Pro Bowl Games conclude on Sunday with four more skills challenges, as well as three different 7-on-7 flag football games. At the end, the winning conference will be determined.
- Best Catch - Finale
- Gridiron Gauntlet
- Move the Chains
- Kick Tac Toe
- 7-on-7 Flag Games
So, are you watching? If so, feel free to use the comment section to talk about the events with fellow fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers. In the meantime, be sure to stay tuned to BTSC for the latest news and notes surrounding the black-and-gold this offseason.