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NCAA men’s soccer tournament/Ohio State 1, Akron 1; Ohio State advances 13-12 on penalty kicks

ohio.com — COLUMBUS: University of Akron senior midfielder Clint Caso's lips were blue.
Nov 21, 2014

NCAA men’s soccer tournament/Ohio State 1, Akron 1; Ohio State advances 13-12 on penalty kicks - Zips - Ohio ohio.com/sports/zips/nc…

Nov 21, 2014

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Indians announce spring training schedule

ohio.com — The Indians announced their 2015 spring training schedule on Friday. Pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 18, with the full squad reporting on Feb. 22. The first workout for pitchers and catchers is Feb. 20, the first full-squad workout on Feb. 24.
Nov 21, 2014

Indians announce spring training schedule - Cleveland Indians - Ohio ohio.com/blogs/clevelan…

Injury report for Browns at Falcons (Week 12)

ohio.com — Browns Out: Tight end Jordan Cameron (concussion) and wide receiver Marlon Moore (hamstring). Doubtful: Inside linebacker Karlos Dansby (knee). Questionable: Safety Johnson Bademosi (concussion) and outside linebacker Jabaal Sheard (foot). Probable: Defensive end Desmond Bryant (wrist), outside linebacker Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) and nose tackle Ahtyba Rubin (knee).

Browns notebook: Craig Robertson embracing chance to serve as quarterback of defense while Karlos Dansby deals with knee injury

ohio.com — BEREA: Browns inside linebacker Craig Robertson is ready to play quarterback - as in quarterback of the defense.
Nov 21, 2014

#Browns notes: Craig Robertson embracing chance to serve as QB of defense while Karlos Dansby deals with knee injury: ohio.com/sports/browns/…

Thick blue line streams from wake for slain Akron police Officer Justin Winebrenner

ohio.com — Thick blue line streams from wake for slain Akron police Officer Justin Winebrenner - Break News - Ohio
Nov 21, 2014

Thick blue line streams from wake for slain Akron police Officer Justin Winebrenner - Break News - Ohio ohio.com/news/break-new…

Browns tight end Jordan Cameron at peace with decision to resume career after suffering third documented concussion in less than two years

ohio.com — BEREA: After Browns tight end Jordan Cameron practiced Friday for the first time in nearly a month, he tapped on the photograph of his 5-year-old son, Tristan, hanging in his locker and explained he's at peace with his decision to continue playing football despite suffering three documented concussions in less than two years.
Nov 21, 2014

#Browns' Jordan Cameron at peace with decision to resume career after suffering 3rd concussion in less than 2 years: ohio.com/sports/browns/…

Here's what coach Mike Pettine is saying about the Browns today

ohio.com — Browns coach Mike Pettine met with reporters Friday after practice. Below is a transcript from the news conference provided by the team. On TE Jordon Cameron practicing on a limited basis today: "It was good to get him back out there, but we obviously, just declared him out.

Video: Browns' Johnny Manziel says he was ready to enter game Sunday when Brian Hoyer took big shot

ohio.com — Cleveland Browns blog for Akron Beacon Journal and Ohio.com by Nate Ulrich
Nov 21, 2014

Video: #Browns QB Johnny Manziel says he was ready to enter game Sunday vs. #Texans when Brian Hoyer took big shot: ohio.com/blogs/clevelan…

Pregame: Cavs at Wizards

ohio.com — Bradley Beal scored 21 points off the bench in his first game back from a broken wrist in Wednesday's Wizards loss to the Mavericks. It's unclear if Beal will start or come off the bench tonight against the Cavs. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Streaks: Cavs L2; Wizards L1
Nov 21, 2014

Pregame: Cavs at Wizards: Time: 8 p.m.; Place: Verizon Center TV: ESPN, Fox Sports Ohio Radio: WTAM 1100... bit.ly/11DlWp9

LeBron James calls this season his biggest test; says if Love wants ball in post he just has to ask

ohio.com — WASHINGTON: LeBron James called resurrecting the Cavaliers "my biggest test" on Friday and conceded he has a low tolerance for losing. "It's something I'm working on as well, which I knew from the beginning was going to be my biggest test to see how much patience I've got with the process," James said Friday.
Nov 21, 2014

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LeBron James calls this season his biggest test; says if Love wants ball in post he just has to ask

ohio.com — WASHINGTON: LeBron James called resurrecting the Cavaliers "my biggest test" on Friday and conceded he has a low tolerance for losing. "It's something I'm working on as well, which I knew from the beginning was going to be my biggest test to see how much patience I've got with the process," James said Friday.
Nov 21, 2014

LeBron James calls this season his biggest test; says if Love wants ball in the post, he just has to ask ohio.com/blogs/clevelan…

Pro Bowl tight end Jordan Cameron, special teams ace Johnson Bademosi return to Browns practice

ohio.com — Pro Bowl tight end Jordan Cameron and backup safety Johnson Bademosi returned to Browns practice Friday after missing significant time with concussions. If Cameron is able to play Sunday when the Browns (6-4) visit the Atlanta Falcons (4-6), the offense should receive a significant boost, especially because All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon will be active for the first time this season after serving a 10-game suspension.
Nov 21, 2014

Pro Bowl tight end Jordan Cameron, special teams ace Johnson Bademosi return to #Browns practice: ohio.com/blogs/clevelan…

"Americans" 1/28, "Justified" 1/20, more premiere dates from FX and FXX

ohio.com — The official word: FX and FXX will ring in 2015 this January in a big way with the season premieres of Justified, The Americans and Archer on FX, along with the season premiere of It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia and the series premiere of Man Seeking Woman on FXX, it was announced today by Chuck Saftler, President of Program Strategy and COO, FX Networks.

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WATCH: Live stream of procession of Officer Justin Winebrenner from funeral home to Rhodes Arena

ohio.com — Watch the NewsNet5 live stream of the procession for Officer Justin Winebrenner from the funeral home to Rhodes Arena at 9:30 a.m.
Nov 21, 2014

WATCH: Live stream of procession of Officer Justin Winebrenner from funeral home to Rhodes Arena ohio.com/news/break-new… via @ohiodotcom

Friends and family hold vigil for slain South Akron woman

ohio.com — Crystal Palm's friends and family knew that the colorful balloons released above her home would quickly disappear from their view into the November night.
Nov 21, 2014

Family holds vigil for slain South Akron woman; praying police find who did this. ohio.com/news/local/fri…

Nov 20, 2014

Friends and family hold vigil for slain South Akron woman (Sent from Ohio.com) ohio.com/news/local/fri…

Kent State-Buffalo game canceled; KSU-UA game moved to 1 p.m. Nov. 28

ohio.com — Northeast Ohio may have escaped Buffalo's massive snowstorm, but two local college football teams will feel its impact.
Nov 20, 2014

Kent State-Buffalo game canceled; KSU-UA game moved to 1 p.m. Nov. 28: Northeast Ohio may have escaped Buffalo... bit.ly/1qDGSIU

Browns notebook: Cornerback Joe Haden won’t be surprised if wide receiver Josh Gordon has monster game

ohio.com — By Nate Ulrich Beacon Journal sports writer
Nov 21, 2014

Repost: #Browns notes: Joe Haden won’t be surprised if Josh Gordon has monster game in 1st game back from suspension: ohio.com/sports/browns/…

Akron Marathon to get a new course for 2015; officials discuss the changes

ohio.com — In 2015, the Akron Marathon will say goodbye to Firestone Park, Sand Run and the Towpath Trail, and hello to Merriman Road, Hardesty Park and Cuyahoga Falls Avenue.
Nov 21, 2014

Brand new course design for the Akron Marathon. Are you on the Blue Line? ohio.com/news/local/akr…