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Northwestern goes peanut-free

Updated: June 19, 2014, 11:55 AM ET
By Brett McMurphy | ESPN.com

Northwestern's Ryan Field is going "peanut-free" for the Wildcats' first three home football games this fall.

The Wildcats will not serve peanuts or any peanut products to allow individuals with severe peanut allergies to have to the opportunity to attend a "peanut-free" sporting event. It also raises awareness to the potentially fatal allergy to peanuts shared by approximately 3 million people, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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