Chill out! Chiefs' Andy Reid urges KC fans to nix snowballs

Kyle Haraugh, of NFL Films, clears snow from a camera location at Arrowhead Stadium before an NFL divisional football playoff game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Indianapolis Colts, in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

Chiefs coach Andy Reid was summoned to the corner of Arrowhead Stadium during Saturday's playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts to get fans to stop throwing snowballs on the field

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs coach Andy Reid was summoned to the corner of Arrowhead Stadium during Saturday's playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts to get fans to stop throwing snowballs on the field.

Reid wasn't happy about it, either.

The officials called him over from the Kansas City sideline during the two-minute warning in the first half, and Reid shouted and gestured at the fans in the lower deck — though the snowballs were mostly raining down from the upper deck, far above the field.

Earlier in the half, one almost hit Colts punter Rigoberto Sanchez during a kick.

Reid's intervention didn't do much good, either. Patrick Mahomes scampered in moments later to give the Colts a 24-7 lead, and snowballs fell like confetti from the upper deck.

___

More AP NFL: https://apnews.com/tag/NFL and https://twitter.com/AP_NFL

You may also like these

Prince Fielder emotional as he ends career after...

Aug 11, 2016

Prince Fielder says it will be tough not be able to play again after having to walk away from the...

Top of the charts: Anthony now top scorer in US...

Aug 11, 2016

Carmelo Anthony scored 31 points and became the leading scorer in U.S. Olympic history in Wednesday...

Obama settling in on Martha's Vineyard with lots...

Aug 11, 2016

Golf has emerged as the president's top vacation activity so far, with the president now into his...

A-Rod told he won't play field Friday in final...

Aug 12, 2016

Alex Rodriguez has been turned down in his request to play the field for his final game with the...

Sandusky emphatically denies he's guilty of...

Aug 12, 2016

Jerry Sandusky forcefully asserted his innocence and described his own sexual history Friday during...

Sign up now!