Details for PUZZLE

Sunday Puzzle
Puzzle Solution found on page C7

THEME: FOOTBALL

ACROSS
1. Nancy Drew’s quest, pl.
6. Pilot’s estimate
9. Mummy’s home
13. Caterpillar precursor
14. *Former Jets and Bills head coach
15. Sri Lankan language
16. Modern letter
17. *”Gimme ____ ____!”, start of an Iowa State cheer
18. Kind of acid
19. *Super Bowl LI competitor
21. One practicing self denial
23. Delivery from Santa
24. Criticism
25. Robert De Niro’s 1976 ride
28. Vintners’ valley
30. Skeleton’s place
35. Double-reed instrument
37. Deficiency
39. Period in history
40. Type of parrot
41. Up and about
43. Way, way off
44. Radio receiver
46. Bottom of a boot
47. Cut with a beam
48. Three-dimensional sound
50. Parks on a bus
52. Any ship
53. Go to and fro
55. Swear words
57. *Not passing or kicking
61. *Final football destination
65. Intestinal obstruction
66. Lawyer group
68. Cherished
69. Beside, archaic
70. Port vessel
71. Accustom
72. Young fellows
73. Follow ems
74. *Wake Forest ____ Deacons
DOWN
1. Staff leader
2. Tibetan teacher
3. Europe/Asia mountain divide
4. Put out on a curb
5. Wild West hangout
6. Time periods
7. *Yards needed for first down
8. Relating to axis
9. Like a broken horse
10. Fail to mention
11. Short skirt
12. Country alliance
15. *Stop a player
20. African antelope
22. Baglike structure
24. Manufacturing plant
25. *Indiana’s team
26. Movie “_____ Last Night”
27. Transported
29. *Forward ____
31. Iridescent gem
32. Chesterfields, e.g.

33. PayPal money
34. *Field goal value
36. Observer
38. Narc’s unit
42. Pine product
45. Fight the power
49. Movie “My ____ Private Idaho”
51. Like a rotten egg
54. Tequila source
56. UV light absorber
57. Iranian money
58. Arm part
59. Not want
60. Women in habits
61. Chows down
62. Female gamete
63. Infamous Roman tyrant
64. “I dream of Jeannie” star
67. Say no

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