Posted January 05, 2014 on AP on Fox
Josh Boyd isn't into making a fashion statement, and he doesn't think he needs to go sleeveless to show off his toughness. All the Packers defensive lineman wants is to stay warm in the subzero weather when Green Bay hosts the San Francisco 49ers in an NFC wild-card showdown that could be one of the coldest playoff games in NFL history. So many intriguing story lines between these two NFC powers, and yet the arctic cold may trump them all. ''Yeah, I'm definitely going sleeves,'' said Boyd, a rookie from Mississippi. ''I mean, I don't see it as a tough guy thing. I just see it as being comfortable.'' The National Weather Service forecast called for a high temperature in Green Bay on Sunday of 2 degrees, with north-northwest winds making it feel more like minus-15 to minus-20. The coldest NFL game on record is the 1967 championship game, known as the ''Ice Bowl'' won by the Packers 21-17 over the Dallas Cowboys at La...
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