NFL extends TV blackout deadline for Pro Bowl


POSTED: Thursday, February 05, 2009

The NFL announced today that the local TV blackout for Sunday's Pro Bowl is extended to tomorrow.

Less than 3,000 tickets remain and if they are sold by tomorrow at 11:30 a.m., the blackout will be lifted.

“;It's quite possible,”; NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said. “;We've had a surge of ticket sales the last couple of days.”;

Ticket prices start at $45. They can be purchased by phone at (877) 750-4400, online at and at the Aloha Stadium box office, Blaisdell box office and Macy's.