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Football in the snow

Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks

Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks off the field after failing to get the first down in the first quarter of a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. (Dec. 8, 2013) Photo Credit: Getty

The first big snowfall of the year on the East Coast fell on a football Sunday. See photos of games played in a winter wonderland from around the NFL.

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 08: Charles Clay #42
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PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 08: Charles Clay #42 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates his second quarter touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers with teammates including Ryan Tannehill #17 at Heinz Field on December 8, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Miami Dolphins cornerback Nolan Carroll (28) cannot come
Photo Credit: AP Photo Don Wright

Miami Dolphins cornerback Nolan Carroll (28) cannot come up with the interception of a pass intended for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton (11) during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) slips
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Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) slips the tackle of Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety Troy Polamalu (43) and Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen (28) and heads to the end zone for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dexter McCluster (22)
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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dexter McCluster (22) slides between Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall (23) and wide receiver Junior Hemingway (88) during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe flies
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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe flies past Washington Redskins free safety David Amerson into the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith passes there
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith passes there ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Tight end Sean
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LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Tight end Sean McGrath #84 of the Kansas City Chiefs looks on from the sidelines during the first quarter of the Chiefs and Washington Redskins game at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Dexter McCluster #22
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LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Dexter McCluster #22 of the Kansas City Chiefs returns a punt for a second quarter touchdown in front of Niles Paul #84 of the Washington Redskins at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Dwayne Bowe #82
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LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: Dwayne Bowe #82 of the Kansas City Chiefs breaks the tackles of Bacarri Rambo #24 and DeAngelo Hall #23 of the Washington Redskins on his way to scoring a touchdown in the first half during an NFL game at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: A member of
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LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 08: A member of the grounds crew clears snow off the field during the second quarter of the Washington Redskins and Kansas City Chiefs game at FedExField on December 8, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Fans wait for the start of an NFL
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Fans wait for the start of an NFL football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Green Bay Packers fan Jeff Kahlow makes his
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Green Bay Packers fan Jeff Kahlow makes his way to Lambeau Field before an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Matt Flynn
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GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Matt Flynn #10 of the Green Bay Packers reaches for the ball after fumbling on a hit by William Moore #25 of the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field on December 8, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***

Atlanta Falcons' Zeke Motta tackles Green Bay Packers
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Atlanta Falcons' Zeke Motta tackles Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn (10) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Brandon Bostick
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GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Brandon Bostick #86 of the Green Bay Packers leaps in vain for the ball in the end zone as Sean Weatherspoon #56 of the Atlanta Falcons defends at Lambeau Field on December 8, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Falcons 22-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Tony Gonzalez
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GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 08: Tony Gonzalez #88 of the Atlanta Falcons can't hold on to the ball on a 4th down play against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 8, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Packers defeated the Falcons 22-21. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

A young Baltimore Ravens fan watches players warm
Photo Credit: AP Photo Gail Burton

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 densely populated Eastern seaboard on Sunday, promising more of the same. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Baltimore Ravens tight end Ed Dickson, left, scores
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Baltimore Ravens tight end Ed Dickson, left, scores a touchdown in front of Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, left, hands the
Photo Credit: AP Photo Nick Wass

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, left, hands the ball off to running back Ray Rice as snow falls in the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: A football is
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: A football is placed during practice before the game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Minnesota Vikings at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Tight end Ed
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Tight end Ed Dickson #84 of the Baltimore Ravens beats cornerback Chris Cook #20 of the Minnesota Vikings for the game's first touchdown at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is tackled by
Photo Credit: AP Photo Gail Burton

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is tackled by Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen as he rushes the ball in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson lies on
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson lies on the field after injuring himself on a play in the first half of a game against the Baltimore Ravens. (Dec. 8, 2013)

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel (16) throws to
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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel (16) throws to a receiver in the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh watches action
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Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh watches action as snow falls in the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (84) tries
Photo Credit: AP Photo Gail Burton

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (84) tries to stay in bounds as he rushes the ball past Baltimore Ravens linebacker Pernell McPhee in the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Joe Flacco
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrates after throwing a touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings in the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Matt Cassel
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings avoids being sacked by linebacker Pernell McPhee #90 of the Baltimore Ravens in the second quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Wide receiver Cordarrelle
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings runs the ball against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Jacoby Jones #12
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Jacoby Jones #12 of the Baltimore Ravens returns a punt in the second quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reacts as
Photo Credit: AP Photo Gail Burton

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reacts as he is tended to after injuring his ankle on a play in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is carted
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is carted off the field after injuring his ankle on a play in the second quarter of a game against the Baltimore Ravens. (Dec. 8, 2013)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Matt Cassel
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings hands-off to teammate running back Adrian Peterson #28 against the Baltimore Ravens in the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Minnesota Vikings players
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Minnesota Vikings players warm up as snow falls before playing the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz walks the
Photo Credit: AP Photo Matt Rourke

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz walks the sidelines during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford yells to his team
Photo Credit: AP Photo Matt Rourke

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford yells to his team during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Ndamukong Suh #90
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions and the rest of his teammates line up as the national anthem is sung before the game against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks
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Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks off the field after failing to get the first down in the first quarter of a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. (Dec. 8, 2013)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Fans watch the
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Fans watch the game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions' Dorin Dickerson, left, cannot hang onto
Photo Credit: AP Photo Michael Perez

Detroit Lions' Dorin Dickerson, left, cannot hang onto a pass as Philadelphia Eagles' Brandon Boykin defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Detroit Lions' Joique Bell, left, is tackled by
Photo Credit: AP Photo Michael Perez

Detroit Lions' Joique Bell, left, is tackled by Philadelphia Eagles' Bradley Fletcher during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 8: A member of
Photo Credit: Getty Rich Schultz

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 8: A member of the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders during a game against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field on December 8, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Philadelphia Eagles' Riley Cooper, left, cannot catch a
Photo Credit: AP Photo Michael Perez

Philadelphia Eagles' Riley Cooper, left, cannot catch a pass in the end zone as Detroit Lions' Rashean Mathis defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jeremy Ross #12
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jeremy Ross #12 of the Detroit Lions returns a punt for a touchdown in the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: A Philadelphia Eagles
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: A Philadelphia Eagles fan watches the game in the third quarter against the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: LeSean McCoy #25
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: LeSean McCoy #25 of the Philadelphia Eagles carries the ball in the third quarter against the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jeremy Ross #12
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jeremy Ross #12 of the Detroit Lions celebrates his touchdown with teammate Theo Riddick #41 in the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson celebrates in the snow
Photo Credit: AP Photo Matt Rourke

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. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Bryce Brown #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles is
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Bryce Brown #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles is tackled by Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions. (Dec. 8, 2013)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: The Philadelphia Eagles
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: The Philadelphia Eagles mascot runs onto the field before the game against the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson (10) is tackled by
Photo Credit: AP Photo Michael Perez

Philadelphia Eagles' DeSean Jackson (10) is tackled by Detroit Lions' Jeremy Ross (12) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Philadelphia Eagles' Riley Cooper, left, kicks up the
Photo Credit: AP Photo Matt Rourke

Philadelphia Eagles' Riley Cooper, left, kicks up the snow as he pulls in a two-point conversion as Detroit Lions' Chris Houston defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Fans watch the
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Fans watch the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford, left, passes under pressure
Photo Credit: AP Photo Matt Rourke

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford, left, passes under pressure from Philadelphia Eagles' Mychal Kendricks during the second half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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