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    Claiming safety concerns for the players and fans the NFL rescheduled the Eagles Sunday Night matchup with the Vikings for Tuesday night.

    And don’t think that decision sat well with the Birds.

    “This sucks man,” tweeted running back LeSean McCoy.

    Wideout Jeremy Maclin summed up his frustration in fewer words:

    “Pissed!” he tweeted.

    Some other Birds weren’t as angry sounding while expressing their dissapointment.

    “It's only snow!!!! Let us play... It must b alot of fun... I'm ready let's get it on!!” tweeted weapon DeSean Jackson.

    Justice, Other Eagles React to Postponed Game

    [PHI] Justice, Other Eagles React to Postponed Game
    Winston Justice and other Eagles were looking forward to playing in the snow. Plus see what some of the Vikings did to pass the time after their game with the Birds was postponed due to snow.
    (Published Wednesday, July 6, 2011)

    “I wish I could play…” tweeted free safety Kurt Coleman.

    “I'm good either way. Doesn't really matter now tho...” offensive lineman Todd Herremans tweeted to our own Howard Eskin.

    Herremans fellow line mate Winston Justice told’s John Clark that he was disappointed but also trying to roll with the punches.

    Stranded Vikings Get Cheesesteaks Wit

    [PHI] Stranded Vikings Get Cheesesteaks Wit
    Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, long snapper Cullen Loeffler and others headed to a South Philly landmark once their game against the Eagles was postponed. Kluwe got props from the folks at Pat's Steaks for ordering right. But he also raised eyebrows for his house shoes -- UGGs slippers.
    (Published Wednesday, July 6, 2011)

    “Today would have been really my first day actually playing in snow so I was kinda looking forward to that.” Justice said. “I always thought we play whether it’s rain, sleet or snow but I guess it was for the public’s safety.”

    Making the best of it seemed to be what Vikings punter Chris Kluwe did when he and some teammates headed down to South Philly for Pat’s Steaks.

    Vikings teammate Visanthe Shiancoe also tried to make the best of the time off.

    Brent Celek's Mom on Eagles Game Being Postponed

    [PHI] Brent Celek's Mom on Eagles Game Being Postponed
    The mother of Eagles tight end Brent Celek reacts to the game being postponed due to snow and Tim Furlong has the story of how the decision went down.
    (Published Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010)

    "Just finished shopping with teammates.. making the best of the situation," he tweeted.