(CNN)Here is some background information about the NFL Pro Bowl, the all-star game of the National Football League.
January 31, 2016 - The 46th Pro Bowl is played at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The team led by Michael Irvin defeats the team led by Jerry Rice, 49-27.
The Pro Bowl has been played every year but two since 1980 in the 50,000 seat Aloha Stadium in Hawaii (2010 and 2015).
In 1971, the NFC beat the AFC in the first Pro Bowl, played in Los Angeles, 27-6.
In 1984, 1989, and 1994, the AFC scored only three points, the fewest points of any Pro Bowl game.
In 2013, the NFC team scored the most points of any Pro Bowl game with 62.
David Akers (Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers) holds the Pro Bowl record for scoring the most points, with 57 (over Pro Bowl career).
Larry Fitzgerald (Arizona Cardinals) holds the record for most touchdowns with eight.
July 31, 2013 - The NFL announces changes in the player selections process. Instead of the National Football Conference (NFC) playing the American Football Conference (AFC), Pro Bowl team members will be drafted by fans, coaches, and players in a fantasy-style format regardless of conference.
Before the team selection formatting change that began with the 2014 game, the NFC led the AFC in Pro Bowl wins, with 22.
January 21-22, 2014 - The first NFL Bowl draft is held. Alumni team captains are Jerry Rice and Deion Sanders.
January 26, 2014 - The team led by Jerry Rice defeats the team led by Deion Sanders 22-21 in the first unconferenced NFL Pro Bowl.
Hall of Famers Jerry Rice and Michael Irvin are the team captains for 2016.
Michael Irvin's team:
Quarterbacks: Russell Wilson, Seahawks; Jameis Winston, Buccaneers; Teddy Bridgewater, Vikings.
Running backs: Devonta Freeman, Falcons (captain); Todd Gurley, Rams; Latavius Murray, Raiders.
Wide receivers: Julio Jones, Falcons; A.J. Green, Bengals; DeAndre Hopkins, Texans; Allen Robinson, Jaguars.
Tight ends: Tyler Eifert, Bengals; Delanie Walker, Titans.
Fullback: Patrick DiMarco, Falcons.
Tackles: Branden Albert, Dolphins; Tyron Smith, Cowboys; Andrew Whitworth, Bengals.
Guards: David DeCastro, Steelers; Zack Martin, Cowboys; Marshal Yanda, Ravens.
Centers: Travis Frederick, Dallas; Alex Mack, Browns.
Defensive ends: Ezekiel Ansah, Lions; Michael Bennett, Seahawks; Carlos Dunlap, Bengals.
Defensive tackles: Geno Atkins, Cincinnati (captain); Calais Campbell, Cardinals; Jurrell Casey, Titans.
Outside linebackers: Anthony Barr, Vikings; Sean Lee, Cowboys.
Inside linebackers: NaVorro Bowman, 49ers; Derrick Johnson, Chiefs.
Cornerbacks: Richard Sherman, Seahawks; Desmond Trufant, Falcons; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, Giants; Adam Jones, Bengals.
Safeties: Reshad Jones, Dolphins; Malcolm Jenkins, Eagles; Harrison Smith, Vikings.
Punter: Sam Koch, Ravens.
Place-kicker: Dan Bailey, Cowboys.
Return specialist: Darren Sproles, Eagles.
Special-teamer: Justin Bethel, Cardinals.
Legend captain: Michael Irvin
Coach: Andy Reid, Kansas City Chiefs.
Jerry Rice's team:
Quarterbacks: Eli Manning, Giants; Derek Carr, Raiders; Tyrod Taylor, Bills.
Running backs: Adrian Peterson, Vikings; Doug Martin, Buccaneers; Chris Ivory, Jets.
Wide receivers: Odell Beckham, Giants (captain); Jarvis Landry, Dolphins; Amari Cooper, Raiders; T.Y. Hilton, Colts.
Tight ends: Travis Kelce, Chiefs; Gary Barnidge, Browns.
Fullback: John Kuhn, Green Bay.
Tackles: Joe Staley, San Francisco; Kyle Long, Bears; Joe Thomas, Browns.
Guards: Richie Incognito, Bills; Logan Mankins, Buccaneers; Josh Sitton, Packers; Nick Mangold, Jets.
Centers: Eric Wood, Bills.
Defensive ends: Khalil Mack, Raiders; Everson Griffen, Vikings; Cameron Jordan, Saints.
Defensive tackles: Aaron Donald, Rams (captain); Fletcher Cox, Eagles; Gerald McCoy, Buccaneers.
Outside linebackers: Elvis Dumervil, Ravens; Tamba Hali, Chiefs.
Inside linebackers: Clay Matthews, Packers; Bobby Wagner, Seahawks; Julius Peppers, Packers.
Cornerbacks: Marcus Peters, Chiefs; Vontae Davis, Colts; Brent Grimes, Dolphins; Jason Verrett, Chargers.
Safeties: Eric Berry, Chiefs; Mike Adams, Colts; Charles Woodson, Raiders.
Punter: Johnny Hekker, Rams.
Place-kicker: Josh Brown, Giants.
Return specialist: Tyler Lockett, Seahawks.
Special-teamer: Cedric Peerman, Bengals.
Legend captain: Jerry Rice
Coach: Winston Moss, Green Bay.