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Challenge accepted: Popular culinary series 'Man v. Food' returns to Travel Channel

Casey Webb hosts "Man v. Food"

Casey Webb hosts "Man v. Food"
A culinary favorite has returned. After five years without new episodes, one of Travel Channel's most loved series is back with new locations, new foods and a new host. "Man v. Food" premiered in 2008 and became an instant hit, lasting four seasons (with the last one changing both its format slightly, and its name to "Man v. Food Nation"), and remains popular to this day in reruns.  For the new season, "Man v. Food" is returning to its roots, albeit with a new face on screen. Former host Adam Richman ("Food Fighters") has not returned, but actor, food lover and restaurant industry veteran Casey Webb ("Part Timers") is only too eager to take over in the Monday, Aug. 7, premiere. For the revived series'...