North Dakota State football fans have seen the extremes of tailgating during this 2013 season. Many began the year tailgating in Manhattan, Kansas, when the temperature reached 105 degrees. Saturday, prior to a Football Championship Subdivision playoff game against Furman, the same fans were tailgating outside the Fargodome. The temperature was -13 degrees.
(Mike McFeely is a talk-show host on KFGO-AM in Fargo, N.D. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter @MikeMcFeelyKFGO.)