How Hurricane Lee is Impacting Patriots, College Football Games including Florida State vs Boston College
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Hurricane Lee is expected to sweep through the Northeast coast of the United States and into Canada this weekend.
The hurricane is expected to impact NFL, college football and MLB games across the East Coast and could make landfall early Saturday morning.
What We Know
A tropical storm warning was issued Thursday morning for the Massachusetts coast, including Cape Cod and Martha's Vineyard. That means Massachusetts will be dealing with high winds and heavy rain on Friday and Saturday.
The most vicious part of the hurricane will likely occur near Maine on Saturday.
Boston is expected to see some of the effects of the hurricane this weekend, which will impact games in various sports. On Saturday, Boston has a 50% chance of rain and winds are expected to be around 25 mph, with gusts up to 40 mph.
Rhode Island vs. Maine
Friday at 6:30 p.m. ET
This game got moved from Saturday to Friday night to try and avoid the hurricane.
Florida State vs. Boston College
Saturday at 12 p.m. ET
The total opened at 54.5 and is already down to 48. Florida State is favored by 26.5 points.
FIU vs. UConn
Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET
The total opened at 46 and is already down to 40.5. Storrs, Connecticut is expected to deal with 20 mph winds.
Dolphins vs. Patriots
Sunday at 8:20 p.m. ET
Hurricane Lee is expected to subside by the time Sunday Night Football rolls around. The total hasn't seen an adjustment yet, but keep an eye out.