The NFL's decision to move the Pro Bowl to an afternoon slot paid dividends when it comes to the game's ratings. A considerable amount of people tuned into watch this year's Pro Bowl than in 2017, as the league decided to kickoff their all-start game this past Sunday at 3:00 p.m. The Pro Bowl was played on prime time the previous year. With an NFL best 10 Steelers on their roster, team AFC overcame a 20-3 deficit to edge the NFC, 24-23.