Deshaun Watson, Kyler Murray, Jamal Adams and Derrick Henry will likely be among the many real-life contributors controlling the AFC and NFC within the digital Professional Bowl utilizing Madden NFL 21 on Sunday.
Watson, Henry, Snoop Dogg and Keyshawn Johnson will signify the AFC. Murray, Adams, Bubba Wallace and Marshawn Lynch will signify the NFC.
Every participant will play for one five-minute quarter — actual head-to-head matchups haven’t been decided — whereas taking part in from his residence utilizing the official AFC and NFC Professional Bowl rosters.
The Professional Bowl will likely be hosted by Charissa Thompson and Michael Strahan at 5 p.m. ET and will likely be streamed on the EA Madden NFL Twitch channel and the NFL’s YouTube, Twitter and Fb platforms.
“We’ll be taking the Professional Bowl to the digital world of Madden this weekend and I am unable to wait to do it huge with soccer followers in my favourite recreation,” Snoop Dogg mentioned in a media launch explaining the particulars of the sport. “I am a Madden NFL star. So Kyler and Marshawn higher be careful, my group is comin’ in to win that championship title for the AFC.”
Streamers Ninja, FaZe Swagg, AustinShow and AMP may also have watch events on their streaming channels in the course of the Madden Professional Bowl recreation.
It’s a part of a day of celebration of the Professional Bowl honorees rather than an precise recreation, which the NFL called off due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier than the sport, ESPN and ABC can have a Professional Bowl celebration at three p.m., together with interviews with gamers and highlights from the NFL Professional Bowl Verzuz from earlier within the week.
NFL Community will air the digital Professional Bowl recreation at eight p.m. Sunday and 12:30 a.m. Monday.