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Could the Sun be a factor in the game Sunday?

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by cej757, Jan 11, 2017.

  1. cej757

    cej757 Well-Known Member

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    We've all seen that Sun Monster peek in through the windows at times during the afternoon games. It could hurt Greenbay if Rodgers can't see downfield. It could be a nice homefield advantage for Dallas if they play it right.
  2. tyke1doe

    tyke1doe Well-Known Member

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    It will only be for a while because we're the late game and the sun will be setting about half an hour into the game.
  3. superonyx

    superonyx Well-Known Member

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  4. RingOfHonor88

    RingOfHonor88 Well-Known Member

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    I believe Sturm was there last week and said the sun never reached the playing field. It was on the sidelines, but never reached any further. That's all I have heard about it though so nothing much else I can add.

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    The sun will rise.

    The sun will set.

    No problem.
  6. RingOfHonor88

    RingOfHonor88 Well-Known Member

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    Found it. Not sure what time it usually hits the field, or if it will at this time of year but this is all the information I've seen on the subject.
  7. Dale

    Dale Forum Architect

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    Heavy chance of rain on Sunday, right? Might impact how much sunshine there is to begin with.
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  8. Yoshimitsu

    Yoshimitsu Lurch

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    I hope there are a ton of loud cowboys fans and less packers fans. Need that crowd rockin' when we are on defense.
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  9. rynochop

    rynochop Well-Known Member

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    Yeah says rain and thunderstorms in the afternoon, probably won't be a factor. Heck, open the roof! Yeah, that'll happen
  10. DandyDon52

    DandyDon52 Well-Known Member

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    Thats good to hear, guess it is only in sept
  11. pugilist

    pugilist Stick N Move

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    nope, supposed be cloudy and good chance of rain all day
  12. MileyDancer

    MileyDancer Benched

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    No. As of right now, it's a 90% chance of rain.
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  13. ufcrules1

    ufcrules1 Well-Known Member

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    Yup, no sun in the forecast at all.
  14. Zimmy Lives

    Zimmy Lives Well-Known Member

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    Seriously. As long as we are considering external factors, the earth's electromagnetic pull is at an all-time. high. The tides are shifting causing unusual atmospheric pressure. Volcanic activity south of Texas will definitely create difficult breathing conditions, and the moon is full.
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  15. Joe Realist

    Joe Realist No Kool-Aid here!

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    Then open the roof and run wild!
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  16. Silver N Blue

    Silver N Blue Well-Known Member

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    Going to be raining all weekend on and off in the greater DFW area!!
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  17. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    Don't forget the fracking for oil/gas that they did under the stadium a few years ago that caused some earthquakes.
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  18. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    I would like to experience a game there with the roof open. Do they ever open it anymore?
  19. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Supposed to rain all weekend here. But then again, how often are these weather predictions right.

    Maybe it rains when / if we are facing the sun, and it's sunny when / if GB faces it. :muttley:
  20. rynochop

    rynochop Well-Known Member

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    I can't remember the last time it was open, it wasn't this year. Should have just made it domed I'm sure that would have cut millions off the price tag

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