Violent thunderstorms rolling through the Midwest sent the Bears and Ravens into the locker room and fans scurrying for shelter.
During the weather delay, fans and journalists snapped photos of the conditions at Soldier Field in Chicago. Here's a few of the best:
I'm not a meteorologist but that looks bad. pic.twitter.com/H4l9NnjAEv— World of Isaac (@WorldofIsaac) November 17, 2013
Looks like a White Sox game. ZING. pic.twitter.com/fVlzUIYK63— Tom Fornelli (@TomFornelli) November 17, 2013
There's a reason the concessions are closed...oh the humanity.
Was just told by Soldier Field employee that concessions were stopped because TOO MUCH beer was being sold.— Amy Jacobson (@AmyJacobson) November 17, 2013
Finally, a little humor to go with the rain.
Don't cross your beams, Chicago! pic.twitter.com/f0RnvvWrGw— Denny Burkholder (@DennyBurkholder) November 17, 2013
Double rainbow hovering over many of Western Suburbs. Winds are gusty and there is a noticeable temperature drop pic.twitter.com/luFrsl640N— Tracy Butler (@TracyButlerABC7) November 17, 2013