Latest NFL Pro Bowl News

Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones (95) and defensive end Frank Clark (55) tackle Denver Broncos running back Phillip Lindsay (30) during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

Chiefs have Jones, Titans have Humphries for AFC title game

Jan. 19, 2020 1:49 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have Pro Bowl defensive tackle Chris Jones active for the AFC championship game against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday after he missed their divisional-round win over the Houston Texans with a calf injury. Jones did not practice until Friday, when he worked on...

FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2019, file photo, Carolina Panthers' Christian McCaffrey runs during the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, in Indianapolis. McCaffrey's versatility and superb statistics helped him to a rare double: The Carolina Panthers running back has made The Associated Press NFL All-Pro Team at two positions. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

Panthers' McCaffrey pulls out of Pro Bowl; Kamara in

Jan. 16, 2020 10:30 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers All-Pro running back Christian McCaffrey has pulled out of the Pro Bowl after a memorable season. McCaffrey isn't injured. Rather, he decided not to play in the Pro Bowl because Carolina's spring workouts have been moved up two weeks after the team hired a new head coach in...

FILE — In this Oct. 27, 2019, file photo, Tennessee Titans defensive end Jurrell Casey plays against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in an NFL football game in Nashville, Tenn. The four-time Pro Bowl defensive lineman turned in one of the Titans' best playoff performances to put them into the AFC championship game against the Kansas City Chiefs. (AP Photo/James Kenney, File)

Titans lineman eager for 1st AFC title game in 9th season

Jan. 15, 2020 6:40 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee defensive lineman Jurrell Casey took a moment to sit down with his wife and simply soak in the feeling. After nine long seasons and four different head coaches in the NFL, the four-time Pro Bowler finally will play in his first AFC championship game. “Definitely...

Arrowhead Stadium before an NFL divisional playoff football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans, in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

Chiefs' Jones inactive for playoff game; Texans' Fuller OK

Jan. 12, 2020 2:08 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs were without Pro Bowl defensive tackle Chris Jones for their divisional playoff game against the Houston Texans on Sunday after their sacks leader hurt his calf in practice and struggled through pregame warm-ups. The Texans did have Will Fuller for the first...

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) celebrates with fans after an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Houston. Henry moved into first place for the season rushing title on a 53-yard touchdown run during the fourth quarter. The Titans won 35-14. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Now NFL rushing leader, Derrick Henry his own worst critic

Jan. 1, 2020 6:19 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — No one is a harsher critic of Titans running back Derrick Henry than himself. “I just want to do my job very well,” Henry said Wednesday. “If I don't, I'm hard on myself. I just keep working until I get it right.” The NFL rushing leader and first-time...

Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown (11) is congratulated by running back Derrick Henry, right, after Brown scored a touchdown on a 49-yard run against the New Orleans Saints in the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/James Kenney)

Titans' Henry will play vs Houston with playoff spot on line

Dec. 26, 2019 5:38 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pro Bowl running back Derrick Henry makes it very clear he will play Sunday against the Houston Texans with a playoff berth on the line for the Tennessee Titans. “I love football,” Henry said Thursday. “I love playing the game, so I'm definitely ready." The...

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry (22) scores past Oakland Raiders free safety Erik Harris (25) during the first half of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Titans RB Henry downgraded to questionable for Saints game

Dec. 21, 2019 5:13 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Derrick Henry’s status has been downgraded to questionable for the Tennessee Titans’ game Sunday with the New Orleans Saints as the Pro Bowl running back deals with a hamstring injury. The Titans have promoted running back Dalyn Dawkins from their practice squad and...

Minnesota Vikings running back Mike Boone runs with the ball during the second half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Chargers, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Vikings boast backfield depth as injuries elevate Boone

Dec. 20, 2019 6:08 PM EST

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Standing safely on the sideline in their caps and sweats, Minnesota's starters found a compelling reason over each of the last two preseasons to pay attention to the second half of those otherwise meaningless exhibitions. Mike Boone was the attraction, and this week the Vikings just...

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2019, file photo, Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick (72) prepares for the snap of the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Arlington, Texas. Frederick was named to his fifth Pro Bowl this week. No big deal, except that he’s barely a year removed from not being able to lift weights because of an autoimmune disorder that attacks the nervous system. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman, File)

NFL Notes: From purgatory to Pro Bowl for Cowboys' Frederick

Dec. 20, 2019 2:49 PM EST

Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick was selected to his fifth Pro Bowl this week. No big deal, except that he’s barely a year removed from not being able to lift weights because of an autoimmune disorder that attacks the nervous system. Frederick hadn’t missed a game in his five-year career when...

Denver Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton celebrates his touch down against the Los Angeles Chargers during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Denver.This was Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock's first touchdown pass. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Sutton one of NFL's top receivers despite Pro Bowl snub

Dec. 19, 2019 5:53 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — What the Pro Bowl voters didn't see in Courtland Sutton is crystal clear to Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia. "This guy is so impressive to me," said Patricia, who will get a first-hand look at Sutton on Sunday when the Lions (3-10-1) visit the Denver Broncos (5-9). "He's big,...