Things got off to a hot start in St. Louis, just not the way the Rams or the Steelers had envisioned. During the pregame ceremony and firework show, the field caught fire, causing the game to be delayed.
This is why the Rams/Steelers game is delayed pic.twitter.com/8YZE5GYtQx
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Fortunately, they got the issue solved and the game underway about a half-hour later.