Plummeting temperatures mean frozen balls and sleeveless jerseys

Updated: January 19, 2008, 9:31 PM ET
Associated Press

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Baby, it's cold outside.

So cold, one team has practiced with footballs straight out of the freezer. But not so frigid that many players say they will go sleeveless.

As for the plummeting temperatures being an advantage for the Green Bay Packers in Sunday's NFC championship game against the New York Giants, the hosts aren't quite so sure.

"It's not like they're coming from Florida," guard Daryn Colledge noted.

Of course, Colledge is from Alaska, so zero ...

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