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Falcons, Patriots fly ahead of storm, schedule

Updated: January 22, 2005, 1:45 PM ET
Associated Press

They'll be throwing snowballs instead of footballs this weekend in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, but a major winter storm projected to dump as much as a foot of snow on both cities should pass in time for Sunday's two NFL conference championship games.

The storm caused the New England Patriots to fly to Pittsburgh a day ahead of schedule Friday night to avoid expected travel delays Saturday. The Patriots will miss a scheduled walkthrough, but coach Bill Belichick said they also skipped ...

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