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Rams-Buccaneers game stopped in second quarter because of lightning

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Da'Quan Bowers (91) and leave the field during a weather warning in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Da'Quan Bowers (91) and leave the field during a weather warning in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)  (The Associated Press)

Sunday's game between the St. Louis Rams and Tampa Bay Buccaneers has been stopped in the first half because of lightning.

Players and coaches were ordered off the field with 6:03 remaining in the second quarter. Fans were advised to seek shelter in covered concourse areas of Raymond James Stadium until severe weather clears the area.

The score was tied 7-7.

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