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Bengals 30, Browns 0: Johnny Manziel’s 1st start a giant dud

CLEVELAND — The giant steel ball struck first on Cleveland’s third offensive play. It didn’t stop swinging until the demolition was complete.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Banner season for the Buckeyes

When Heisman hopeful quarterback Braxton Miller injured his shoulder just days before the season started, most experts figured it meant the end of The Ohio State University football team's quest for a national championship.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Tragic death of Ohio State athlete puts focus on consequences of concussions

As the family of former OSU football player Kosta Karageorge awaits test results — a neuropathologist will examine his brain for injuries that could be linked to his football playing or wrestling — the search for answers continues concerning what role concussions played in his tragic death.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Blue Jackets edge short-handed Penguins 4-3 in SO

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets again showed the resilience they often displayed last year during the best season in franchise history.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Browns player wears shirt protesting shootings

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns say they respect the police and their player's rights to protest after wide receiver Andrew Hawkins wore a T-shirt Sunday supporting two black Ohioans killed during encounters with law enforcement.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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Union takes NFL to court over Adrian Peterson

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a federal lawsuit for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitrator's decision to uphold the NFL's punishment of the star running back.

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014

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James returns, but Pelicans beat Cavaliers 119-114

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tyreke Evans stood on the baseline and gave an affirmative nod to the crowd.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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Scandal-free Heisman ceremony focused on football

NEW YORK (AP) — It was just two guys talking football and posing for pictures with a big bronze trophy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 December 2014

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