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  1. Satchboogie3

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    Does anyone know why they moved the game back to 4:15pm? The weather is supposed to get worse as the day/evening progresses. It would have made FAR more sense to keep it at 1:00pm. What is with these crackpots?
     
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    Re: Game time change

    The change was made at least a month ago. I think we wish they'd change it back, but I think it's too late.
     
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    Re: Game time change

    Polian's weather machine doesn't work as well in full daylight.
     
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    Re: Game time change

    The weather is not a factor because they make the decision a few weeks in advance. This is a CBS double-header week and they wanted most of the nation to get the game with the undefeated team, which is why its at 4:15.
     
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    Re: Game time change

    This just in...Allies win WWII. Germay & Japan surrender!
     
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    Re: Game time change

    The game was never "moved back." It was originally scheduled for 1 PM and was flexed to 4:15 a month ago.
     
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    The point was to get more viewers for this game, not to have the most ideal weather conditions so the Patriots can put up more points. :rolleyes:
     
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    True, I just think Football is a day game. I'm getting sick of late afternoon/night games. Money greedy people suck.
     
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    You obviously never played high school football.
     
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    RE: Why did they change the game time?

    To make you post this thread...it worked! :p
     
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