Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Saints > NFL

NFL might have played its last Pro Bowl

this is a discussion within the NFL Community Forum; NFL might have played its last Pro Bowl | NOLA.com...

Like Tree4Likes

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-26-2012, 11:45 AM   #1
SaintsWillWin
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Shreveport,Louisiana
Posts: 10,272
NFL might have played its last Pro Bowl

NFL might have played its last Pro Bowl | NOLA.com
WhoDat!656 is offline  
Latest Blogs
Saints: A glimpse of the future Last Blog: 11-19-2014 By: lee909


What i tell you ! !! ! Last Blog: 11-02-2014 By: SAINTstunna


MID TERM ELECTION Last Blog: 10-29-2014 By: teddybarexxx


Old 04-26-2012, 12:03 PM   #2
Who Dat!!??!!
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: AThelL
Posts: 166
As they should if they plan to keep playing it before the Superbowl.
B005TED is offline  
Old 04-26-2012, 12:57 PM   #3
Bounty Money $$$
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: 5800 Airline Dr. Metairie, LA.
Posts: 11,581
They screwed up the Pro Bowl just like the NFL. It's in a steep spiral down. On the the bright side maybe rugby will gain in popularity.
Rugby Saint II is offline  
Old 04-26-2012, 05:58 PM   #4
Retired
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: New Orleans
Posts: 10,596
It was dead as soon as they moved it from Hawaii and before the Superbowl.
SloMotion likes this.
papz is offline  
Old 04-26-2012, 06:48 PM   #5
Site Donor
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: in line with my ridiculous CLEAR PLASTIC BAG
Posts: 2,815
Blog Entries: 3
When you go back to old school football, right after the merger, where guys didn't even really make that much money, a free trip to Hawaii with the family after the season was over, to play in an exhibition game was a BIG DEAL and an honor. Nowadays, with the salaries these guys make, it's not so much of an event. And they (Goodell) really absolutely ruined it by putting it before the Super Bowl.
Beastmode and SloMotion like this.
SaintsBro is offline  
Old 04-26-2012, 07:01 PM   #6
Site Donor 2014
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Land Mass between LA and AL
Posts: 3,693
If last year's is the new trend, GOOD.
Mardigras9 is offline  
Old 04-27-2012, 12:14 AM   #7
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,775
Dam Shame. Bring back NFL Europe.
QBREES9 is offline  
Old 04-27-2012, 06:47 AM   #8
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: "Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam, circumspice"
Posts: 4,681
Blog Entries: 15
It's been a long time since I enjoyed a Pro Bowl and wouldn't miss it if they quit playing it ... when they say the NFL intends to honor Pro Bowl incentives even if they don't play a Pro Bowl, how does that work? ... that's a pretty creative twist on legalise, ... "we'll honor your incentive to make the Pro Bowl, but won't have to pay it out because there is no Pro Bowl? ... this NFL contract stuff is more complicated then I thought.
SloMotion is offline  
Old 04-29-2012, 11:48 PM   #9
Moderator
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: New Haven Ct
Posts: 18,775
What will they replace it with
QBREES9 is offline  
Old 05-01-2012, 09:21 PM   #10
Site Donor
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Colorado Springs Co
Posts: 2,570
Really, I'm with yall on this....times have changed, lets hope it's over
Ashley is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules

LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://blackandgold.com/nfl/43500-nfl-might-have-played-its-last-pro-bowl.html
Posted By For Type Date Hits
NFL might have played its last Pro Bowl This thread Refback 04-26-2012 11:51 AM 3


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:12 AM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts