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SI PLAYERS NFL POLL
December 08, 2008
Which team has the NFL's worst playing surface?
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December 08, 2008

Si Players Nfl Poll

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Which team has the NFL's worst playing surface?

Steelers (Heinz Field) 27%

Raiders (McAfee Coliseum) 13%

Eagles (Lincoln Financial Field) 7%

Dolphins (Dolphins Stadium) 7%

Chiefs (Arrowhead Stadium) 6%

FAST FACTS
Players could not vote for their own team's stadium.... Heinz Field's hybrid grass surface has long been criticized, never more than after rain, and wear and tear, turned it into a mass of mud during a Steelers-Dolphins Monday-night game last year; Pittsburgh won 3--0.... Dolphins Stadium also finished fourth (7%) in a poll asking which team has the best playing surface (SI, Dec. 1).

[Based on a survey of 320 NFL players] • For more on the poll, and to comment on it, go to SI.com/players.

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