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A first-hand fan's view of the Notre Dame-Alabama BCS title game

Monday, January 14, 2013, 1:41 PM
One of my colleagues, Anna Strong, is a devout Notre Dame fan who lucked into a chance to attend the BCS title game in person. She is a senior at Penn and a product of Episcopal Academy, and her family has deep ties to the Fighting Irish. Before she left for south Florida, I asked Anna... Read more

Video: Joe Juliano previews the Notre Dame-Alabama BCS title game

Thursday, January 3, 2013, 12:46 PM
The echoes have been awakened as Notre Dame prepares to face Alabama in the BCS title game. CineSport's Tara Petrolino and The Inquirer's Joe Juliano preview the matchup of traditional college football powers. Read more

Live coverage: The 113th Army-Navy Game

Friday, December 7, 2012, 5:10 PM
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST Venue: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pa. TV/Radio: CBS (Verne Lundquist, Gary Danielson and Tracy Wolfson)/WPEN 950-AM/Sirius Satellite Radio It is one of the signature rivalries in college sports and one of the signature days on the Philadelphia sports calendar. From... Read more

Video: Mike Kern analyzes Bill O'Brien's first season at Penn State

Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 4:24 PM
What has Bill O'Brien proven in his first season as Penn State's head coach? Mike Kern of the Daily News offers his view on the Nittany Lions, another wild week of conference realignment and the upcoming BCS title game in a video chat with Cinesport's Noah Coslov. Read more

Video: Mike Kern previews Notre Dame-USC and the rest of the weekend's college football action

Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 5:35 PM
Do fans want Notre Dame in the BCS title game? If the Irish win at USC this weekend, they might not have a choice. Mike Kern of the Daily News previews all of Saturday's big games in a video chat with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Read more

Week 11 college football headlines

Wednesday, November 7, 2012, 5:10 PM
Video: Can QB Collin Klein win the Heisman if he misses Saturday's game vs. TCU? Who has the advantage in Penn St. vs. Nebraska? CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Daily News' Mike Kern discuss. Read more

Video: Penn State vs. Ohio State highlights Week 9

Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 6:47 PM
Penn State vs. Ohio State is one of several big games this weekend. CineSport's Brian Clark and the Daily News' Mike Kern discuss this, Temple football and Notre Dame vs. Oklahoma. Read more

Penn football suffers first Ivy League loss of season at Yale, 27-13

Saturday, October 20, 2012, 3:34 PM
WEST HAVEN, Conn. - Penn quarterback Billy Ragone grew up just a few miles down the road from the Yale Bowl. So whenever he travels north to face the Bulldogs, he inevitably ends up being the center of attention. That was the case again Saturday, but likely not for a reason Ragone would have wanted... Read more

Video: Alabama, Florida atop BCS standings

Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 3:41 PM
Alabama & Florida rank atop the first BCS standings, but are these rankings meaningless? Is Florida a legit BCS title contender? The Daily News' Mike Kern discusses these issues in a chat with Justin Shackil of Cinesport. Read more

Penn football still looking for a complete game

Saturday, October 13, 2012, 9:14 PM
A guest post from The Inquirer's Marc Narducci, who covered Sunday's Penn-Columbia football game at Franklin Field. Read his recap here or in the paper. From a Penn perspective, the positive news is that the Quakers are very much in the running for the Ivy League football title. Penn is 2-3 overall... Read more
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Soft Pretzel Logic is's college sports blog, with a primary focus on the University of Pennsylvania. You'll also see coverage of the Big 5, other major college sports events in the region, and the annual Penn Relays track and field meet.

Jonathan Tannenwald
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