Browns-Bills recreation threatened by looming Buffalo snowstorm

A significant snowstorm is predicted to dump a number of ft of snow in western and upstate New York this weekend, which might probably alter the placement of Sunday’s highly-anticipated Cleveland Browns-Buffalo Bills matchup.

The sport is slated to start at 1 p.m. ET at Highmark Stadium in Orchard Park. That space is predicted to be hit with a lake-effect snowstorm that would drop upwards of 4 ft of snow starting Thursday evening and thru Saturday, probably bringing journey to a standstill in components of New York state, particularly the Buffalo metro space.

On Wednesday, New York Governor Kathy Hochul issued a State of Emergency for parts of upstate New York, together with the Buffalo space, to be in impact Thursday morning by way of Sunday night.

The NFL is at present monitoring climate round Buffalo forward of Sunday’s motion and is in communication with each golf equipment, per NFL Community, however no selections have been made about altering the sport’s venue. Whereas a possible venue change may very well be in play, rescheduling the lean will not be possible, because the Bills play 4 days afterward Thanksgiving in Detroit (12:30 p.m. ET).

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The final time a recreation was moved out of Buffalo resulting from climate was Week 12 of the 2014 NFL season, and the league made the choice to maneuver the sport on Thursday of that week.


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