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Published: Jan. 7, 2016 at 11:59 a.m.
Updated: Jan. 17, 2019 at 03:46 p.m.

Coldest games in NFL history

The forecast calls for frigid temperatures for the Minnesota Vikings' home wild-card playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.

Only time will tell if Sunday's game joins this illustrious list of icy showdowns.

8 Photos Total

  • <a href="http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-films-americas-game/09000d5d821e1541/America-s-Game-The-Ice-Bowl" target="new">"The Ice Bowl"</a> - NFL Championship, Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys
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<b>Temperature: -13 degrees / Wind chill: - 48 degrees</b> 8

    Associated Press

    Dec. 31, 1967 - Lambeau Field

    "The Ice Bowl" - NFL Championship, Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys

    Temperature: -13 degrees / Wind chill: - 48 degrees

  • <a href="http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-network-top-ten/09000d5d80498e79/Top-Ten-Weather-Games-1981-AFC-Championship" target="new">AFC Championship Game</a>: Cincinnati Bengals vs. San Diego Chargers
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<b>Temperature: -9 degrees / Wind chill: -59 degrees</b> 7

    Associated Press

    Jan. 10, 1982 - Riverfront Stadium

    AFC Championship Game: Cincinnati Bengals vs. San Diego Chargers

    Temperature: -9 degrees / Wind chill: -59 degrees

  • <a href="http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-game-highlights/0ap3000000620520">2015 Wild Card</a>: Seattle Seahawks vs. Minnesota Vikings 
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<b>Temperature: -6 degrees / Wind chill: -25 degrees</b> 6

    Nam Y. Huh/Associated Press

    Jan. 10th, 2016 - TCF Bank Stadium

    2015 Wild Card: Seattle Seahawks vs. Minnesota Vikings

    Temperature: -6 degrees / Wind chill: -25 degrees

  • Minnesota Vikings vs.Green Bay Packers
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<b>Temperature: 0 degrees / Wind chill: -18 degrees</b>
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*1972 photo unavailable 5

    Ann Heisenfelt/Associated Press

    Dec. 10, 1972 - Metropolitan Stadium

    Minnesota Vikings vs.Green Bay Packers

    Temperature: 0 degrees / Wind chill: -18 degrees

    *1972 photo unavailable

  • NFC Championship Game: Green Bay Packers vs. New York Giants
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<b>Temperature: -4 degrees / Wind chill: -24 degrees</b> 4

    David Stluka

    Jan. 20, 2008 - Lambeau Field

    NFC Championship Game: Green Bay Packers vs. New York Giants

    Temperature: -4 degrees / Wind chill: -24 degrees

  • Green Bay Packers vs. Los Angeles Raiders
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<b>Temperature: 0 degrees</b> 3

    Roberto Borea/Associated Press

    Dec. 26, 1993 - Lambeau Field

    Green Bay Packers vs. Los Angeles Raiders

    Temperature: 0 degrees

  • AFC Playoff: Buffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Raiders
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<b>Temperature: 0 degrees / Wind chill: -32 degrees</b> 2

    Charles Agel/Associated Press

    Jan. 15, 1994 - Ralph Wilson Stadium

    AFC Playoff: Buffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Raiders

    Temperature: 0 degrees / Wind chill: -32 degrees

  • Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears
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<b>Temperature: -2 degrees / Wind chill: -26 degrees</b> 1

    Associated Press

    Dec. 3, 1972 - Metropolitan Stadium

    Minnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears

    Temperature: -2 degrees / Wind chill: -26 degrees