Baker Mayfield helps NFC to early lead over AFC in revamped Pro Bowl Games

FILE - Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Baker Mayfield reacts during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Monday, Jan. 15, 2024, in Tampa, Fla. The Buccaneers won 32-9. Mayfield is a finalist for The Associated Press 2023 Comeback Player of the Year.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Baker Mayfield beat Houston’s C.J. Stroud in the Precision Passing skills challenge, helping the NFC build a 12-6 lead over the AFC on the opening night of the 2024 Pro Bowl Games.