Rough night for Monday Night Football. The game between featuring the Raiders and Chargers from SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles was delayed about 30-minutes because of lightning.
Making matters worse, Peyton Manning and Eli Manning are in the midst of a three-week hiatus from their popular alternate MNF broadcast on ESPN2. As viewers tuned in for the traditional broadcast on ESPN, they were stunned to see the game was in a weather delay, considering SoFi Stadium is enclosed.
Former Super Bowl champion quarterback and longtime ESPN analyst Steve Young was equally baffled. Even after ESPN’s Suzy Kolber explained that the roof has some open exposure, with it being more like a canopy than a traditional dome,