Steelers vs. Chiefs Delayed Due to Ice Storm: Latest Comments, Reaction

January 13, 2017   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The NFL announced Friday that Sunday's AFC Divisional Round playoff game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs will be moved from 1:05 p.m. ET to 8:20 p.m. ET due to inclement weather. 
NFL public relations representative Brian McCarthy tweeted the following statement regarding the decision, which was made due to an impending ice storm:
The second-seeded Chiefs will host the contest at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.
With the game between the Steelers and Chiefs moving to prime time, the NFC Divisional Round matchup pitting the Green Bay Packers against the Dallas Cowboys will be Sunday's first game at 4:40 p.m. ET.
In addition to the change of the start time, the weather could potentially act as an equalizer in terms of slowing down Pittsburgh's high-octane offense.
The Steelers ranked seventh in yardage and tied for 10th in scoring during the regular season, while the Chiefs were 20th and 13th in those categories, respectivel...

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