Fans cheer during the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Packers 36-16. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Nothing More American Than Autumn And Football

Football reduces us to our most private and primate impulses. We survive winter through the vicarious thrill we get from our favorite football teams.


WACO, TX - OCTOBER 19: Bryce Petty #14 of the Baylor Bears drops back to throw a pass against the Iowa State Cyclones on October 19, 2013 at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Baylor’s Bryce Petty Keeps Bears In BCS Hunt

Baylor’s Bryce Petty is probably on the outside looking in on the Heisman Trophy, but a trip to New York for the ceremony is well within reach.


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Furry Tails: First Pets

The first Presidential pet I can recall is Millie. I was very little and barely knew who the President of the United States was or that he was the leader of the free world. But, I certainly knew that adorable brown and white English Springer Spaniel.


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4-1-Zoo: Pitt Beats American 61-46

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Jamie Dixon earned his 200th career win as Pitt’s head coach in a 61-46 win against American Wednesday night.

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4-1-Zoo: Pitt vs. American Live Blog

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Join me live from Petersen Events Center as Pitt takes on American.

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4-1-Zoo: Previewing Pitt vs. American

Chris Gates | 93-7 The Fan — Pitt coach Jamie Dixon can earn 200 wins tonight and the team can gain some momentum in the final non-conference game of the season.

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