USA Today Crossword Answers - October 7, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - October 7, 2014

Clue

Answer

"After" lead-in

EVER

"It was 20 years ___ today . . ."

AGO

"Peek" follower

ABOO

"Strike ___" (ump's call)

ONE

"The Twilight Zone" host Serling

ROD

"___ further review . . ."

UPON

"___ Rae"

NORMA

16th-century council city

TRENT

65-Across, e.g

BOUT

Aleutian island

ATTU

Angler's headache

SNARL

Arabian craft

DHOW

Billfold contents, sometimes

TENS

Botanical breather

STOMA

Boxing, so it's said

THESWEETSCIENCE

Bull's sound

SNORT

Catch ___ (start to get)

ONTO

Chorus voice

ALTO

Classic opera

AIDA

Cook Maryland crabs

STEAM

Cut with sweeping strokes

SLASH

Decay

ROT

Defeat

TOP

Dog in astronomy

CANIS

Dulls, as pain

EASES

Energy bits

ERGS

Fight finisher, sometimes

TKO

Fleming who created 007

IAN

Follower of Christ?

MAS

Forum wrap

TOGA

Got ready for transactions

OPENED

Hissy fit

SNIT

Immunization

SHOT

Impressionist painter Degas

EDGAR

Indian flatbreads

NAANS

Innocent escapade

LARK

Karate standard

CHOP

Kind of bread or flakes

CORN

Lacking vigor

ANEMIC

Large mouthful

SWILL

Lennon's Yoko

ONO

Like most meals

EATEN

Lotto offshoot

KENO

Market plunge

DIVE

Mount Kilimanjaro's cap

SNOW

Not by a long shot

NOHOW

Olympian's quest

MEDAL

On the canvas

DOWNFORTHECOUNT

One in a million, e.g

ODDS

One of four in 73-Across

ACE

One of the biggest fights in boxing history

THRILLAINMANILA

One skilled at repartee

WIT

Ones with good deeds?

OWNERS

Paint layers

COATS

Part of a holiday phrase

TREAT

Pass the threshold

GOIN

Pitching great Ryan

NOLAN

Place for kings and queens

DECK

Quit fighting

THROWINTHETOWEL

Rob or Chad of film

LOWE

Romanian circle dance

HORAH

Runs, as water

FLOWS

Scandinavian city

OSLO

Sign, as a contract

INK

Sir ___ Guinness

ALEC

Slanted type

ITALIC

Soap-pad material

STEEL

Some holy men

LAMAS

Sty sound

OINK

Sunshine State city

OCALA

The Cowardly Lion actor

LAHR

Therefore

ERGO

Track and field event

MEET

Vivian Vance's classic sitcom role

ETHEL

Where to spend rupees

INDIA

Witchlike woman

CRONE

Words from an eager student

OHOH

___' War (famous racehorse)

MANO