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2001 NFL Pro Bowl
1234 Total
NFC 03140 17
AFC 141077 38
DateFebruary 4, 2001
StadiumAloha Stadium, Honolulu, Hawaii
MVPRich Gannon (Oakland Raiders)
RefereeBob McElwee
National anthemDream
TV in the United States
AnnouncersAl Michaels, Dan Fouts, Dennis Miller, Eric Dickerson and Melissa Stark

The 2001 Pro Bowl was the NFL's all-star game for the 2000 season. The game was played on February 4, 2001, at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. The final score was AFC 38, NFC 17. Rich Gannon of the Oakland Raiders was the game's MVP.

AFC roster


Position: Starters: Reserves:
Quarterback 12 Rich Gannon, Oakland 18 Peyton Manning, Indianapolis
14 Brian Griese, Denver[b]
  9 Steve McNair, Tennessee[b]
18 Elvis Grbac, Kansas City[a]
Running back 32 Edgerrin James, Indianapolis 27 Eddie George, Tennessee
28 Corey Dillon, Cincinnati
Fullback 20 Richie Anderson, N.Y. Jets
Wide receiver 88 Marvin Harrison, Indianapolis
80 Eric Moulds, Buffalo
82 Jimmy Smith, Jacksonville
80 Rod Smith, Denver
Tight end 88 Tony Gonzalez, Kansas City 89 Frank Wycheck, Tennessee
Offensive tackle 71 Tony Boselli, Jacksonville[b]
72 Brad Hopkins, Tennessee[c]
75 Jonathan Ogden, Baltimore
72 Lincoln Kennedy, Oakland[a]
Offensive guard 79 Ruben Brown, Buffalo
74 Bruce Matthews, Tennessee[b]
76 Steve Wisniewski, Oakland[c]
68 Will Shields, Kansas City[a]
Center 68 Kevin Mawae, N.Y. Jets 66 Tom Nalen, Denver[b]
61 Tim Ruddy, Miami[a]


Position: Starters: Reserves:
Defensive end 93 Trace Armstrong, Miami
99 Jason Taylor, Miami
90 Jevon Kearse, Tennessee
Defensive tackle 95 Sam Adams, Baltimore
93 Trevor Pryce, Denver
92 Ted Washington, Buffalo
Outside linebacker 57 Mo Lewis, N.Y. Jets
55 Junior Seau, San Diego
92 Jason Gildon, Pittsburgh
Inside linebacker 52 Ray Lewis, Baltimore 56 Sam Cowart, Buffalo
54 Zach Thomas, Miami[d]
Cornerback 29 Sam Madison, Miami
21 Samari Rolle, Tennessee
24 Charles Woodson, Oakland
Free safety 26 Rod Woodson, Baltimore 31 Brock Marion, Miami
Strong safety 23 Blaine Bishop, Tennessee

Special teams

Position: Player:
Punter   2 Darren Bennett, San Diego
Placekicker   3 Matt Stover, Baltimore
Kick returner 85 Derrick Mason, Tennessee
Special teamer 53 Larry Izzo, Miami

NFC roster


Position: Starters: Reserves:
Quarterback 11 Daunte Culpepper, Minnesota   5 Jeff Garcia, San Francisco
13 Kurt Warner, St. Louis[b]
  5 Donovan McNabb, Philadelphia[a]
Running back 28 Marshall Faulk, St. Louis[b]
25 Charlie Garner, San Francisco[c]
26 Robert Smith, Minnesota[b]
48 Stephen Davis, Washington[a]
28 Warrick Dunn, Tampa Bay[a]
Fullback 40 Mike Alstott, Tampa Bay
Wide receiver 80 Isaac Bruce, St. Louis[b]
84 Randy Moss, Minnesota[b]
80 Cris Carter, Minnesota[c]
81 Terrell Owens, San Francisco[c]
87 Joe Horn, New Orleans[a]
88 Torry Holt, St. Louis[a]
Tight end 89 Chad Lewis, Philadelphia 80 Stephen Alexander, Washington
Offensive tackle 76 Orlando Pace, St. Louis
77 Willie Roaf, New Orleans
77 Korey Stringer, Minnesota
Offensive guard 73 Larry Allen, Dallas
64 Randall McDaniel, Tampa Bay
65 Ron Stone, N.Y. Giants
Center 62 Jeff Christy, Tampa Bay 78 Matt Birk, Minnesota


Position: Starters: Reserves:
Defensive end 53 Hugh Douglas, Philadelphia
94 Joe Johnson, New Orleans
99 Marco Coleman, Washington
Defensive tackle 97 La'Roi Glover, New Orleans
99 Warren Sapp, Tampa Bay
94 Luther Elliss, Detroit
Outside linebacker 98 Jessie Armstead, N.Y. Giants
55 Derrick Brooks, Tampa Bay
59 Keith Mitchell, New Orleans
Inside linebacker 57 Stephen Boyd, Detroit[b]
54 Jeremiah Trotter, Philadelphia[c]
54 Brian Urlacher, Chicago[a]
55 Mark Fields, New Orleans[d]
Cornerback 24 Champ Bailey, Washington
23 Troy Vincent, Philadelphia
21 Donnie Abraham, Tampa Bay
Free safety 42 Darren Sharper, Green Bay
Strong safety 24 Robert Griffith, Minnesota 47 John Lynch, Tampa Bay

Special teams

Position: Player:
Punter 10 Scott Player, Arizona
Placekicker   7 Martin Gramatica, Tampa Bay
Kick returner 80 Desmond Howard, Detroit
Special teamer 24 Michael Bates, Carolina


a Replacement selection due to injury or vacancy
b Injured player; selected but did not play
c Replacement starter; selected as reserve
d "Need player"; named by coach


Name Position
Bob McElwee (#95) Referee
Butch Hannah (#40) Umpire
Paul Weidner (#87) Head Linesman
Tom Stephan (#68) Line Judge
Tom Sifferman (#118) Field Judge
Rick Patterson (#15) Side Judge
Billy Smith (#2) Back Judge



Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total
AFC 14 10 7 7 38
NFC 0 3 14 0 17



Team Statistics

Statistic Number (NFC) Number (AFC)
First Downs 20 29

Individual statistics

Number of selections per team

AFC Team Selections NFC Team Selections
Tennessee Titans 9 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9
Miami Dolphins 7 Minnesota Vikings 8
Baltimore Ravens 5 New Orleans Saints 6
Oakland Raiders 4 Philadelphia Eagles 5
Denver Broncos 4 St. Louis Rams 5
Buffalo Bills 4 Washington Redskins 5
Indianapolis Colts 3 Detroit Lions 3
New York Jets 3 San Francisco 49ers 3
Kansas City Chiefs 3 New York Giants 2
Jacksonville Jaguars 2 Green Bay Packers 1
San Diego Chargers 2 Carolina Panthers 1
Pittsburgh Steelers 1 Dallas Cowboys 1
Cincinnati Bengals 1 Chicago Bears 1
Seattle Seahawks 0 Arizona Cardinals 1
New England Patriots 0 Atlanta Falcons 0
Cleveland Browns 0


  1. ^ a b NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 362