Steelers-Rams game delayed after turf catches on fire

Well, this is something you don’t see every day.

Sunday afternoon’s meeting between the Pittsburgh Steelers and St. Louis Rams got off to a slow start thanks to a delay. During the pre-game festivities, the pyrotechnics got a little out of hand and the turf caught on fire.

http://twitter.com/KickoffCoverage/status/648183626253910016 

If that sounds too crazy to be true, just check out the GIF below.

CAREFUL ST. LOUIS! THE RAMS HAVE ANGERED A WIZARD!!! http://t.co/TRLX3ypPBY pic.twitter.com/yMPPa7DqKY

— SB Nation (@SBNation) September 27, 2015

Luckily, the field crew was able to get everything under control and avoided any further damage to the turf.

The Steelers currently lead.

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