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Five People Injured By 'Falling Ice' At Cowboys Stadium

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Now that's a headline I bet you thought you'd never see. NFL.com has the story:

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"The ice and snow melting off of the Cowboys Stadium roof has caused several sliding snow falls onto the plaza," NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said. He said most stadium entrances had been closed Friday afternoon.

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The National Weather Service had issued a winter storm warning Friday for Arlington, home of the $1.3 billion Cowboys Stadium where the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay Packers will play this weekend for the NFL title.

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Various reports have one man in critical condition from the incident.

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