Revealed 27 Jan 2020, 06:12 IST
Lamar Jackson led the AFC to a 38-33 win over the NFC within the NFL Professional Bowl amid in-game tributes to Kobe Bryant in Orlando.
NBA nice Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna have been among the many folks killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California on Sunday and the information solid a shadow over the NFL’s annual all-star conflict happening on the opposite aspect of the US.
Tenting World Stadium noticed a second of silence, followers chanted Bryant’s title and the NFC defence mimicked the Los Angeles Lakers legend’s signature fadeaway soar shot after finishing a sack.
Making his first Professional Bowl look, star Baltimore Ravens quarterback Jackson threw 185 yards for 2 touchdowns and one interception to assist the AFC to a 10-point half-time lead.
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Drew Brees, rumoured to be contemplating retirement, began at QB for the NFC, who mounted a third-quarter comeback after defensive deal with Fletcher Cox sauntered untroubled into the tip zone for a 61-yard landing following Harrison Smith’s lateral move.
Davante Adams caught Kirk Cousins’ move to cut back the margin again to 3 factors, earlier than Ryan Tannehill linked with D.J. Chark Jr. on a 60-yard throw to revive the AFC’s buffer.
T.J. Watt and Inexperienced Bay Packers vast receiver Adams traded scores within the fourth quarter as MVP candidate Jackson paid tribute to Bryant, telling ESPN: “That is a legend. He did a lot for the sport of basketball. Lots of people seemed as much as Kobe Bryant, together with myself.”
The NFL’s consideration now turns to Miami, the place the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers will contest the Tremendous Bowl on Sunday.
Modified 27 Jan 2020, 06:12 IST
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