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Smackdown: Cambridge vs. New Haven

If you don’t bleed Crimson, you might not know that “The Game” is coming up Saturday. The Leaders of Tomorrow are all atwitter about this year’s matchup in the Harvard-Yale football rivalry that dates to 1875. Harvard has been having a better season, but Yale has a long-term advantage, currently leading the series 65-55-8. Moreover, Yale grad Walter Camp is considered the “father of American football.” As the Yalies prepare to invade Harvard Stadium in Allston, here’s how the two areas stack up on some town-gown essentials.


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