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