Football is awesome in snow

Four NFL games were played Sunday in the midst of a snowstorm that pelted the eastern seaboard, while Lambeau Field's "frozen tundra" provided another snow-globe backdrop.  Check out the cool photos that came from seeing gladiators have fun in the white stuff.

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A yard marker covered with snow prior to the game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A Philadelphia Eagles grounds crew member uses a leaf blower to clear the snow off yard lines prior to the game against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Fans watch the players warm up in the snow prior to the Minnesota Vikings game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Snow on the seats prior to the Minnesota Vikings game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings quarterback Josh Freeman (12) warms up in the snow prior to the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium. Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions place kicker David Akers (2) watches a kick during warmups in the snow prior to playing the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A Philadelphia Eagles security guard watches as the snow comes down prior to the game against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell (35) scores a two point conversion during the second quarter action against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin looks on from the sidelines against the Miami Dolphins during the second quarter at Heinz Field. Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) in the shotgun during the second quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) tackled by Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs (55) at M&T Bank Stadium. Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly watches as the snow falls during the first quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions cornerback Bill Bentley (28) just misses making an interception during the second quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles fans watch the game during the second quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; The Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions line up during the first quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) is tackled by Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin (27) during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) gets around a tackle by Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore (25) in the 3rd quarter at Lambeau Field. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA;Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) celebrates scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh looks on during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery (89) and Miami Dolphins safety Jimmy Wilson (27) slide in the snow after the play is down during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) celebrates a touchdown against the Miami Dolphins during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) scores a touchdown as Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds (93) stands in the background during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller (83) drops the pass as he is hit by Miami Dolphins safety Chris Clemons (30) during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Heinz Field field crews blow the snow off of the yard lines during a break in the Pittsburgh Steelers and Miami Dolphins game in the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) lands in the end zone with Detroit Lions safety Louis Delmas (26) and cornerback Chris Houston (23) as he failed to catch a pass during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jarius Wright (17) has the ball knocked away by Baltimore Ravens cornerback Corey Graham (24) at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (84) gets tackled by Baltimore Ravens linebacker Josh Bynes (56) at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) breaks free of Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons (94) during the second half at Heinz Field. The Dolphins won the game, 34-28. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; A general view of a snowman built on top of a cooler on the sideline of the Kansas City Chiefs against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Toby Gerhart (32) runs through the tackle of Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam (26) at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly (97) celebrates after recovering a fumble during the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith (82) looks on during the game against the Minnesota Vikings at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones (12) returns a kickoff for a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at M&T Bank Stadium. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) returns a punt return against the Detroit Lions during the fourth quarter action in the snow and blizzard at Lincoln Financial Field. Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) leaps over Detroit Lions defensive back Glover Quin during the fourth quarter action in the snow and blizzard at Lincoln Financial Field. Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) fumbles the ball against the Philadelphia Eagles during the fourth quarter action in the snow and blizzard at Lincoln Financial Field. Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions assistant defensive line coach Jim Washburn along the sidelines during the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Snow sticks to the eyelashes of a Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader prior to the game against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett (42) breaks up the pass intended for Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Harry Douglas (83) during the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 22-21. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Jeremy Ross (12) celebrates scoring a touchdown during the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles defeated the Lions 34-20. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush (24) celebrates an interception during the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 22-21. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller (26) runs the ball past Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor (24) and linebacker Lawrence Timmons (94) during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) is sacked by Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward (97) and linebacker Jason Worilds (93) during the first quarter at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers fans cheer against the Miami Dolphins during the first half at Heinz Field. Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) rushes the ball against the Washington Redskins during the second quarter at FedEx Field. Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) is tackled by Atlanta Falcons defensive end Osi Umenyiora (50) during the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 22-21. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) avoids the tackle by Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Allen Bailey (97) during the second quarter at FedEx Field. Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) throws the ball as Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Frank Zombo (51) chases in the first quarter at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) throws the ball as Washington Redskins nose tackle Barry Cofield (96) chases in the third quarter at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe (82) is tackled by Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall (23) in the first quarter at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins fans watch from the stands against the Kansas City Chiefs at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dexter McCluster (22) runs with the ball as Washington Redskins tight end Niles Paul (84) chases in the first quarter at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) prepares to throws the ball against the Washington Redskins in the third quarter at FedEx Field. The Chiefs won 45-10. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore (25) brings down Green Bay Packers tight end Andrew Quarless (81) after a catch in the 3rd quarter at Lambeau Field. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn (10) rushes with the football as Atlanta Falcons defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi (96) defends during the first quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 22-21. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • Dec 8, 2013; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush (24) celebrates an interception during the fourth quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 22-21. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports