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The Subway guy: How Jared Fogle went from overweight student to cultural icon

The Subway guy: How Jared Fogle went from overweight student to cultural icon

Before a federal investigation dragged his name through the mud Tuesday, Jared Fogle spent some 15 years as the face of Subway.

He helped it become one of the first fast-food chains to promote health and one of the most effective advertising brands in the restaurant industry, and he traveled the world and became a household name along the way.

Here's a look at Fogle's ups and downs as the Subway guy before his charges and eventual guilty plea:

He’d only intended to lose weight

In 1998, Fogle was a student at...

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