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Snow games steal the show in NFL

A snowman attends the Eagles-Lions game in Philadelphia. (Matt Rourke / AP)

It’s snowing, sleeting and icing up all along I-95, where there just happen to be NFL games today in Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New Jersey. The weather makes for great photos, but it’s also dangerous especially for players.

In Philadelphia, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush slipped and aggravated his calf injury. He tested the injury and ran onto the field with the team.

In Baltimore, fans are just imagining the game:

In Jersey, it wasn’t so bad for the Jets-Raiders kickoff. Maybe later…

At Green Bay’s Lambeau Field, it’s officially frozen tundra time, with sub-zero temperatures:

Technically, it’s not that bad.

And, finally:

H/T SB Nation

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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