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Snow impacts multiple NFL games

Updated: December 9, 2013, 8:53 AM ET
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Heavy snow fell until early in the fourth quarter of Sunday's Philadelphia-Detroit game, covering the playing surface at Lincoln Financial Field and greatly affecting the strategy in a game won by the Eagles, 34-20.

Eight inches of snow began falling about 90 minutes before kickoff and continued steadily throughout most of the game. The grounds crew used blowers and shovels to clear the yard lines, goal lines and sidelines during stoppages of play.

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