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Video: Andy Reid's son among Temple's signees

Thursday, February 3, 2011, 12:12 AM
It was National Signing Day yesterday, as you might have noticed if you turned your television to just about any sports channel during the afternoon. Fortunately for us, the festivities did not just take place at schools where recruits were able to bring a live animal to their press conferences. There... Read more

Video: Delaware preparing for FCS title game

Thursday, January 6, 2011, 9:19 PM
Video: Delaware's football team has arrived in Frisco, Texas for the FCS championship game against Eastern Washington. During their practice session Thursday, the Blue Hens got a visit from former Dallas Cowboys star and current Fox NFL color analyst Daryl Johnston. David Swanson of the Inquirer is... Read more

Video: Delaware football heads to championship game

Tuesday, January 4, 2011, 7:21 PM
Delaware's football team held a pep rally on campus today before heading off to Frisco, Texas for the FCS national championship game. The Blue Hens will face Eastern Washington, which beat Villanova in the semfinals, at Pizza Hut Park on Friday at 7 p.m. The Inquirer's Tom Gralish was in Newark for... Read more

Live blog: Army vs. Navy

Saturday, December 11, 2010, 12:25 AM
Time: 2:30 p.m. EST Venue: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pa. TV: CBS Get ready for the 111th edition of one of college football's most famous rivalry games by checking out the Inquirer's special preview page here. Although the game won't start until the afternoon, the famed march-on of the... Read more

Saluting the voice of Franklin Field

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 9:42 AM
There has been plenty written already about the action we will see on the feild today, especially regarding Villanova and Penn state. So I wanted to take a bit of a different tack. Last Saturday marked the end of a significant era. For the last 50 years, C.T. Alexander has served as the public address... Read more

A finish and a start at Penn

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 12:15 AM
The finish was the dominant performance put in by Penn's football team in the 34-14 rout of Harvard that clinched the Quakers' second consecutive Ivy League title. The start was the gutsy peformance put in by Penn's basketball team in the 69-64 squeaker over Davidson that christened Jerome Allen's... Read more

Penn, Harvard set for championship rematch

Saturday, November 13, 2010, 1:05 AM
Fifty-two weeks ago, Penn walked out of a rain-swept Harvard Stadium with its first Ivy League football championship in six years. Today, the Quakers and Crimson play with the title at stake once again. This time, though, the stage has shifted from the banks of the Charles River to the banks of the... Read more

Paterno's quest highlights local football slate

Saturday, November 6, 2010, 7:59 AM
I wasn't able to get to the local college football coaches' luncheon this week, so I don't have any anecdotes or great storylines to share about today's games. The biggest story is well-known to all of you anyway: Joe Paterno's quest for his 400th career win as Penn State hosts Northwestern. Here... Read more

The Heisman Trophy comes to Philadelphia

Saturday, October 30, 2010, 9:38 AM
This is a relatively minor item as things go, but I thought it would be an unusual way to start off this week's local college football preview post. The Heisman Trophy Trust is in town today to present the Penn athletic department with one of the eponymous pieces of hardware. It is in honor of the... Read more

Live blog: Penn at Yale football

Saturday, October 23, 2010, 11:58 AM
WEST HAVEN, Conn. - It is a superlative day here at the Yale Bowl. The sun is out, the temperatures are in the 50s, and we've got the game of the week in the Ivy League as Penn's stout defense gets a big test from Yale quarterback Patrick Witt. The transfer from Nebraska is the Ancient Eight's leading... Read more
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Soft Pretzel Logic is Philly.com'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.

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