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NFL Pro Bowl 2015 Final Score: Team Irvin 32, Team Carter 28; How did the Colts' players do?

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Taking a look at how the Colts performed in the 2015 NFL Pro Bowl.

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The 2015 NFL Pro Bowl was held tonight and the Indianapolis Colts were well represented.  Quarterback Andrew Luck, wide receiver T.Y. Hilton, linebacker D'Qwell Jackson, cornerback Vontae Davis, safety Mike Adams, kicker Adam Vinatieri, and punter Pat McAfee were the Colts' players participating in tonight's Pro Bowl, and while the game itself is pretty meaningless, let's take a look at how they did.

Andrew Luck was fantastic, starting for Team Carter at quarterback.  Luck completed 9 of 10 passes (and the one incompletion was a drop) for 119 yards and two touchdowns.  He was in complete control and found a connection with Steelers' wide receiver Antonio Brown early, though Luck did throw his second scoring toss to his teammate T.Y. Hilton.  Luck threw the pass before Hilton had cut on his route, but Hilton ran a terrific route and beat Vontae Davis for the hookup between the two teammates.

Speaking of Hilton, that was the highlight of his night as he got the better of teammate Vontae Davis on a fantastic cut for the touchdown.  Altogether, Hilton caught three passes for 40 yards and the touchdown on eight targets.

As for the Colts' defensive players, Vontae Davis recorded two tackles, but I'm sure he won't like the play in which he slipped and Hilton scored on him.  It doesn't officially count, but if it did, it would be the first touchdown that Davis gave up all season long - and it was to a fellow Colt.  D'Qwell Jackson also made three tackles.

Punter Pat McAfee punted four times and averaged 43.3 yards per punt, pinning two inside the 20 yard line and having another one partially blocked.  The best part of his night, however, was his involvement on twitter from the sidelines during the game (something permitted during the Pro Bowl):

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Guys... You can tweet from the sideline but you cant drink Strawberry Margs... 1 punt... Zero embarrassing sitches..We&#39;re off 2 a good start</p>&mdash; Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) <a href="https://twitter.com/PatMcAfeeShow/status/559532409452912640">January 26, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>A wave just broke out... Think about the 1st ever person who started a wave... Dude/chick had to have huge balls.. Nondeflated for sure</p>&mdash; Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) <a href="https://twitter.com/PatMcAfeeShow/status/559550290454523904">January 26, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

(and on his blocked punt):

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>I think I may need to use the restroom... I think I hit it, it hit a dude, then my shin, then went 42 yards.. Should open my eyes next time</p>&mdash; Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) <a href="https://twitter.com/PatMcAfeeShow/status/559556311835090944">January 26, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>

The player who had the roughest night of any Colt and perhaps of any player in the game period was kicker Adam Vinatieri.  Though he made two field goals (from 32 and 28 yards out), he also missed a field goal and hit just two of four extra point attempts.  In the last seven regular seasons, he had missed just one extra point combined.  All regular season long this year, he missed just one field goal.  The kicking rules were changed for the Pro Bowl this year, with the uprights being narrowed from the standard 18.6 feet apart to 14 feet apart, and the extra points were 35-yard tries - longer than the field goals that Vinatieri made.  He made it very clear throughout the week that he was not a fan of the rule changes, and tonight showed why.  And I'm sure that if his bad performance in a game that doesn't matter keeps the league from implementing these rule changes for games that actually matter, Vinatieri won't be complaining about it.

Of course, none of the Colts players tonight couldn't match what the team's mascot did, and Blue received a big cheer from the crowd when, during a mascot game of musical chairs, Blue took one of the blow-up chairs and threw it at the Patriots' mascot.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/blue">@blue</a> <a href="https://t.co/7xHGWk0UzE">https://t.co/7xHGWk0UzE</a></p>&mdash; Steve Andress (@ColtsReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/ColtsReporter/status/559533353158709248">January 26, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>