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    Vikings Metrodome collapses

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Giants-Vikings game is not likely to be played Monday night after the Metrodome's inflated roof collapsed in a snowstorm that had already forced the game to be delayed a day.
    The dome suffered damage to two of its triangle-shaped panels and that workers were still assessing the situation, Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission Executive Director Bill Lester said Sunday.
    Concerns about high winds for the crew clearing snow from the roof prompted the commission to recommend Saturday to the NFL that the game be pushed back from Sunday afternoon to Monday night. It had been scheduled for 8 p.m. EST.


    FoxNews.com - Giants-Vikings Game Unlikely After Metrodome's Roof Partially Collapses
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    I know i's probably no very nice but I find this hilarious.
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    They could have just let the snow in and have a snow game
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    Quote Originally Posted by jmur5074 View Post
    I know i's probably no very nice but I find this hilarious.
    Yeah, thats what happens when you have an inflatable roof. I'm just bummed cause favre got an extra days rest. I wanted to see his streak broken.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 213th View Post
    Yeah, thats what happens when you have an inflatable roof. I'm just bummed cause favre got an extra days rest. I wanted to see his streak broken.

    Sounds like it will be. "Sources close to Favre" said he "doubts" he'll be playing tonight.
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    Damn, I love watching football games played in the snow!
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