Tis’ the Season: NFL Snow Bowl

It appears winter is upon us. Yet the heavy snow at NFL games in Baltimore, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh did not stop Sunday's action. Click through to see the old-fashioned grid-iron played in the snow.

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Philadelphia Eagles' Brent Celek slides in the snow to stop the clock during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 34-20. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Philadelphia Eagles' Brent Celek slides in the snow to stop the clock during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 34-20. Click to see more.
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Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles warms up as snow falls before an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson celebrates in the snow after a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia.
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Fans are covered with snow during the first half of an NFL football game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia.
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Members of the Minnesota Vikings, left, line up for a play against the Baltimore Ravens as snow falls in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore.
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A young Baltimore Ravens fan watches players warm up as snow falls before an NFL football game between the Ravens and the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. A powerful storm system that spread snow, sleet and freezing rain widely across the nation's midsection rumbled toward the Eastern seaboard on Sunday.
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Snow falls as Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel, center, prepares to hand the ball off to running back Adrian Peterson (28) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore.
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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco throws to a receiver as snow falls in the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore.
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Miami Dolphins fans watch an NFL football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Miami Dolphins in a snow storm at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.
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The Washington Redskins huddle in the snow during the first half of an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.
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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) during a game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday, Dec. 8 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. A wintry mix of rain and snow brought cold and sloppy playing conditions at multiple games on the east coast.
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A Steelers fan as snow falls during a Pittsburgh Steelers game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday, Dec. 8 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh.
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The Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions play at snow-covered Lincoln Financial Field during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia Eagles personnel clear snow before an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia.
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A guard stands on the field at M&T Bank Stadium as snow falls in the first half of an NFL football game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore.
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