Jerry Rice blames Pro Bowl's players

Updated: August 4, 2013, 12:52 PM ET
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Jerry Rice, enlisted as an honorary captain to help pick one side for the newly formatted Pro Bowl, still isn't sure the changes can save the game.

Rice, speaking during the Pro Football Hall of Fame festivities in Canton, Ohio, this weekend, said what truly needs an overhaul is the outlook of the players selected.

"You've got prima donnas, egocentrics, who act like it's not an honor," Rice told USA Today Sports. "Plus, they're thinking, 'Why should I go and jeopardize what ...

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