SportColts and Chiefs fans are bracing for a potential snow game

20:30  12 january  2019
20:30  12 january  2019 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

Arrowhead Stadium is covered in snow ahead of Chiefs-Colts

Arrowhead Stadium is covered in snow ahead of Chiefs-Colts Weather looks set to be a significant factor Saturday as the Indianapolis Colts take on the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Divisional playoff. Various pictures from Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City showed snowy conditions fewer than three hours before game time, with a major effort underway to get the field cleared for play. You can see half the midfield logo. Snow is quickly accumulating wherever the tarp has been removed. 

Result: Colts 45, Chiefs 44. How it happened: Luck orchestrated the second-largest comeback in postseason history. How it happened: It remains the coldest game in Colts ’ history and perhaps the most numbing For third time in Indy era, everything’s on the line as Colts brace for Titans rematch.

– Bill Wright has been a lifelong fan of the Indianapolis Colts . Well, at least since 1984. "I actually remember when they came in town," recounted Wright. Now, Wright is gearing up for a trip of his own. He's renting out an RV for the weekend to make the more than seven-hour drive to Kansas City.

Colts and Chiefs fans are bracing for a potential snow game © File Photo File Photo

The Chiefs will be hoping their high-powered offense can lead them to the AFC Championship game with a win at home on Sunday, but frigid weather in Kansas City could have a major impact on the game.

The Kansas City area received more than seven inches of snowfall since Friday, according to the Indy Star, and more snow is on the way.

A winter storm warning is in effect in the region until 6 p.m. local time, which should coincide with the end of Saturday's Colts-Chiefs game at Arrowhead Stadium. Temperatures at kickoff should over around 33 degrees, according to AccuWeather, with winds of 10 mph.

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Chiefs roll past Colts 31-13 to reach AFC title game Patrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts in his postseason debut, the Chiefs defense answered their chorus of critics with a stout performance, and Kansas City rolled to a 31-13 victory over Indianapolis in the divisional round Saturday to end 25 years of playoff frustration. Mahomes threw for 278 yards while running for a touchdown, and Damien Williams ran for 129 yards and another score, as the Chiefs beat Indianapolis for the first time in five playoff meetings to earn their first AFC title game appearance since January 1994.

Throw in Mariota’s potential impact on the running game and it can be argued that this is the best stretch of football the second-year player has But there is no mystery about what kind of football the Colts will see against Sunday’s opponent. This is your classic hard-hat game , a test of fortitude for

Colts Snowmageddon game is the dumbest thing and we are so here for it. Can it snow like this every Indianapolis Colts fans brave the snowy weather to watch their team against the Buffalo Bills at Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett (7) scrambles for a first down late in the fourth

The weather isn't stopping Chiefs fans from tailgating.

Perfect weather! Go #chiefs #fzj80 A post shared by Flatlander (@glenhachenberg) on Jan 12, 2019 at 9:33am PST

Snowy tailgate here at arrowhead. Playoff ready!! #chiefskingdom A post shared by Brett Mellen (@b_rett24) on Jan 12, 2019 at 9:13am PST

Andy Reid scolded Chiefs fans during playoff game for throwing snowballs at Colts punter

Andy Reid scolded Chiefs fans during playoff game for throwing snowballs at Colts punter Chiefs coach Andy Reid was furious with some members of the Kansas City crowd after they threw snowballs at the visiting Colts.

– Colts fans are charged up and ready to roar, from social media enthusiasm to spreading the Colts love all around town. Vogel says a Kansas City fan actually named the Blue Crew when the Colts defeated the Chiefs in the playoffs in 1995. He says a K.C. fan walked by the group and said "good

Kansas City Chiefs . The Indianapolis Colts and Buffalo Bills played in plenty of snow on Sunday, and it made for the most visually appealing game of the afternoon. The snowfall would continue, and create nightmare conditions for the players throughout the game .

Letssss Gooooooo!!! #chiefs #football #colts #playoffs A post shared by JD (@rdalton828) on Jan 12, 2019 at 9:37am PST

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