The bad weather did not, however, stop the meeting of the 49ers and the Colts at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.
Video by Daniel Murphy gave a good indication of the tough conditions players faced, as he captured some portable toilets being blown across a parking lot in the strong winds. “Might wanna hold it until you get inside,” he joked on Twitter.
In the end, the Colts weathered the storm better than their hosts, emerging from the deluge 30-18 winners. Credit: Daniel Murphy via Storyful