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Tim Howard of the United States looks on in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Keidel: World Cup Runneth Over

You’ll notice the ratings for this World Cup are highest in the Northeast, where folks try rather hard to look most enlightened. And you may also notice by the time the U.S. team lost to Belgium, some of them had already jumped ship.

07/03/2014

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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Tim Howard

Here are eight things you didn’t know about Tim Howard a.k.a. “The Brick Wall.”

07/03/2014

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Top 4 Bandwagons For U.S. Fans To Jump On

Let’s pull ourselves up, wipe ourselves off and jump on the bandwagon of another team. After all, we still have more World Cup to watch. So which team to choose? Here are four teams you might be interested in.

07/03/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama chants "believe that we will win" as he arrives at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building to watch the U.S. play Belgium in World Cup action July 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

WATCH: Obama Calls Tim Howard, Clint Dempsey To Congratulate USMNT

“I just wanted to call to say you guys did us proud,” Obama said in a video released by the White House. “To see the way you guys captured the hearts and the imaginations of the whole country is unbelievable.”

07/03/2014

Christian Raja (R), of Brooklyn, reacts at a missed attempt on goal by the United during overtime against Belgium in the World Cup (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup Exit

Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.

07/02/2014

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11 Hilarious ‘Things Tim Howard Could Save’ Memes On Twitter

Here are the top eleven #ThingsTimHowardCouldSave we found on Twitter.

07/02/2014

Fans' mood turned sour Tuesday at the U.S. ended up losing its eliminating World Cup match to Belgium. (Credit: CBS 2)

World Cup Fans Go Home With Heads Hanging As U.S. Loses To Belgium

Tim Howard did his best to keep the Belgians at bay, deflecting shot after shot. He kept the game scoreless until it went into extra time, but fans were dejected as Team USA went on to lose.

07/01/2014

Vincent Kompany of Belgium has his shot saved by Tim Howard of the United States during the World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Howard Heroic But USA’s World Cup Dream Dashed By Belgium

Kevin De Bruyne turned a heroic night for U.S. goalkeeper Tim Howard into defeat on Tuesday with an extra-time goal and an assist that gave Belgium a 2-1 victory and a quarterfinal match against Lionel Messi and Argentina.

07/01/2014

Head coach Jurgen Klinsmann of the United States reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Bring On Belgium! U.S. Soccer Team Determined To Keep The Train Rolling

Now that the U.S. has survived the so-called “Group of Death,” it’s time for sudden death: the knockout phase of the World Cup.

06/27/2014

German players mob Thomas Mueller after he scored in the second half against Matt Besler, right, and the United States during their World Cup  Group G match at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

USA Struggles Against Mighty Germany, But Moves On To Knockout Stage

Thomas Mueller scored his fourth goal of the World Cup on Friday as Germany defeated the United States 1-0 to win Group G ahead of the Americans, who also advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup despite losing.

06/26/2014

U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann works out with the reserves at Sao Paulo FC on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Instead Of Breather, U.S. Contemplates Scenarios To Advance At World Cup

With its heartbreaking draw against Portugal on Sunday, the U.S. created a World Cup math puzzle for fans back in America.

06/24/2014

Ghana's forward Asamoah Gyan (L) vies with US goalkeeper Tim Howard (R) during a Group G football match between Ghana and US at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)

North Brunswick Residents Cheer On Native Tim Howard In World Cup

Students at North Brunswick Township High School were eager to talk about Howard’s success, especially the school’s soccer players.

06/17/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 02: Tim Howard #1 of the United States Men's National Team yells out to his teammates during the second half of the game against the Germany Men's National Team in an international friendly at RFK Stadium on June 2, 2013 in Washington, DC. The United Staes won the game 4-3.

USA Soccer World Cup Profile: Goalkeeper Tim Howard

Get to know more about United States men’s national soccer team goalkeeper Tim Howard.

06/16/2014

Graham Zusi #19 of the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

US Stuns Panama 3-2 In Stoppage Time, Saves Mexico’s World Cup Hopes

Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson scored in second-half stoppage time, giving United States a 3-2 win Tuesday night that left Mexico’s hopes alive and knocked out the Panamanians.

10/16/2013

Michael Orozco of the United States celebrates after scoring with teammates during a FIFA friendly match between Mexico and US at Azteca Stadium on August 15, 2012 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Miguel Tovar/Getty Images)

Hartnett: United States Delivers History At Azteca

It took 75 years, but the United States finally defeated Mexico on their home soil in dramatic fashion.

08/16/2012