Team Ruff vs Team Fluff: Meet the starting lineup of Puppy Bowl XVI
spotlight AP

Team Ruff vs Team Fluff: Meet the starting lineup of Puppy Bowl XVI

{{featured_button_text}}

While America is getting ready for the Super Bowl, puppy athletes and kitten performers will be preparing for Puppy Bowl XVI, Animal Planet's annual puppy football game featuring rescue animals.

This year's event will once again feature “Team Ruff” against“Team Fluff.” Almost 100 puppies from 61 shelters across the country will compete to take home the “Lombarky” trophy. In previous years, all animals that participated found forever homes.

The Puppy Bowl action begins Sunday, Feb. 2 at 3 p.m. ET. A pre-game show begins an hour before the game. There will also be a Dog Bowl on Saturday, Feb. 1 at 8 p.m. ET featuring older pets that are often overlooked for adoption.

Here's a look at the starting lineup of Puppy Bowl XVI:

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.
0
0
0
0
0

Get a dose of adorable in your inbox

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Hurricane season runs from June - November. And it seems that each year, the projected number of named storms and severe hurricanes increases. We are fortunate in that with the advancement in current meteorological technology, severe weather is easier to predict. That means that we have more time to prepare. If you’re in an area that is hurricane-prone, you should always be prepared -- having a plan in place for your whole family, including your pet.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

News Alert

Breaking News