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Spring Game Coverage

You’ve listened to The Scarlet & Gray Spring Game on 97.1 The Fan, now check out Lori Schmidt’s recap. She was there working on her tan while she also took photos, videos, asked the tough questions and tweeted. She was

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UPDATE: Troy Smith arrested for OVI

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) Former Ohio State quarterback and Heisman winner Troy Smith was arrested Sunday on charges of driving under the influence and marijuana possession. According to police, Smith was pulled over around 2:30 a.m. after an

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Saving Goalie Bob

Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky practiced with the full team today, but coach John Tortorella still isn’t sure when the netminder will be back in the lineup. “He’s getting healthier. He needs to get some practice under


Family Matters

Joonas Korpisalo’s… First NHL start: December 14, 2015 (a 2-1 loss to the Lightning) First NHL save: 2 minutes 8 seconds into that December 14th game (a Ryan Callahan 58-footer on the power play) First NHL win:



Giants waive TE Cunningham, S Kinne

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have waived tight end Jerome Cunningham and safety G.J. Kinne. The Giants announced the moves on Thursday, a day before opening a minicamp for rookies and free agents. Cunningham


Redskins sign TE Reed to extension

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Redskins have signed tight end Jordan Reed to a multiyear contract extension. Reed made 87 catches for 952 yards and 11 touchdowns as Washington’s leading receiver during his breakout season. The 25-year-old had

Colts sign 1st-round pick Kelly

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Indianapolis Colts signed first-round draft pick Ryan Kelly on Wednesday. Taken with the 18th pick, Kelly is expected to be the starting center for quarterback Andrew Luck. Terms of the deal were not immediately

Ex-starting C Nowak among 5 Seattle cuts

RENTON, Wash. (AP) The Seattle Seahawks have released five players including former starting center Drew Nowak. Seattle made the roster moves Wednesday ahead of their rookie minicamp this weekend. Along with Nowak, the Seahawks released running back


Manziel booked in domestic violence case

DALLAS (AP) Johnny Manziel has been booked and posted bond in a domestic violence case, one day before the former Cleveland Browns quarterback faces his first court hearing. Manziel attorney Robert Hinton said Wednesday that the 23-year-old


Peterson donates $100K to flood relief

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Adrian Peterson is donating $100,000 toward relief efforts after flooding ravaged his hometown of Palestine, Texas. And the Minnesota Vikings running back is asking others to help as well. Peterson is teaming up with the

Security chief Miller leaving NFL

NEW YORK (AP) NFL security chief Jeffrey Miller is leaving the league for the private sector. Miller, who has overseen numerous league investigations, will remain with the NFL through its May owners’ meetings and a training session.

49ers sign LB Wilhoite for 1 year

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Linebacker Michael Wilhoite signed a one-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, nearly two months after the restricted free agent was tendered a contract. He started all 12 games he played

NFL warns players about steroid in meat

NEW YORK (AP) The NFL has warned players that some meat produced in China and Mexico may be contaminated with clenbuterol, a banned steroid. In a memo sent out by the league office, the NFL warned players

Bills extend LT Glenn for 5 years

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills have agreed to a five-year contract extension with starting left tackle Cordy Glenn. The Bills announced the deal Tuesday evening, about an hour after Glenn’s representatives, Sports Trust Advisors, revealed the



Cincinnati Bengals release linebacker A.J. Hawk

CINCINNATI (AP) The Cincinnati Bengals have released linebacker A.J. Hawk. A native of southwest Ohio who starred at Ohio State, Hawk joined the Bengals as a free agent last spring after spending nine seasons with the Green


Bengals QB Out, Steelers Ready To Play

The announcement didn’t come as much of a surprise, considering Bengal QB Dalton didn’t participate in this week’s practices. He did go through his share of conditioning exercises on the side and was a fill-in defensive back during





Hawks-Cavaliers Preview

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue celebrated his 39th birthday on Tuesday and proudly showed off a few gray hairs – silvery-speckled souvenirs of job-related stress. “I dyed mine gray,” Lue joked. “My Barack Obama look.”


LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

CLEVELAND (AP) Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time. James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and Cleveland withstood a strong second-half


LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

CLEVELAND (AP) Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time. James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and Cleveland withstood a strong second-half


LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

CLEVELAND (AP) LeBron James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers withstood a strong comeback by Atlanta to maintain their chokehold on the Hawks with a 104-93 victory on Monday night in the

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Podcast: Teams’ play-by-play announcers preview women’s Big Ten Tournament

The Ohio State women’s basketball team will open the Big Ten Tournament on Friday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis against seventh-seeded Nebraska or 10th-seeded Rutgers. The Buckeyes finished the regular season 23-6 overall and 15-3 in conference



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