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College Football: Mitchell Faine back on the field for the Oilers
By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Sometimes a sports career doesn’t go as planned. Even the most talented high school athletes can find it difficult to excel at the next level for a variety of reasons. Mit …
Prep Golf: Robinson leads L-B golfers to third at Bellevue
CLYDE — Kaiden Robinson fired a 76 to help Liberty-Benton’s golf team finih third at Saturday’s Bellevue Home Savings Invitational at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course. Lexington edged Bellevue 308-310 for fi …
Prep Football: Arlington’s Rettig runs for 230 yards in win over Shaw
Arlington running back Austin Rettig (33) weaves his way through East Cleveland Shaw defenders Walter Melton (11) and Gregory Spencer (21) Saturday afternoon at Arlington. Rettig racked up 230 yards r …
Cross Country Roundup: Mohawk girls, Grove boys second at CG invite
COLUMBUS GROVE — Columbus Grove’s boys and Mohawk’s girls cross country teams both finished second in the Gray Division to lead the way for area squads at Saturday’s Columbus Grove Invitational at Cly …
Findlay High Roundup: Trojan boys soccer team blanks Ashland
ASHLAND — Findlay’s Alexander Majors scored two penalty kick goals to give the Trojans a 2-0 victory over Ashland in nonconference boys soccer action on Saturday. The Trojans (4-0) outshot Ashland (1- …
Tiffin Calvert drubs H-L, 41-16
By ANDY WOLF SPORTS WRITER TIFFIN — It didn’t take long for Tyler Long to prove he could score from any length or any method on Friday night. The Tiffin Calvert senior quarterback totaled five touchdo …
Gophers run away from Wildcats
VANLUE — It was close at Vanlue’s Hinkle Field in the first quarter, but it was all Ridgemont the rest of the way as the Golden Gophers cruised to a 43-6 win Friday night in a nonconference opener. It …
Stewart expresses sadness
HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Unshaven and with a quivering voice, NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will “affect my life forever” as he returned to the track Friday for the first t …
Mohawks fall, 44-6, in opener
By MATT NYE SPORTS WRITER DOLA — When a team has severe depth issues, it is hard to compete. Eighteen-player St. Wendelin came into the season opener knowing it can’t afford many injuries, but the Moh …
Big plays help Bulldogs defeat Redmen, 30-12
By SHANNON DOVE SPORTS WRITER TOLEDO “” Derek Kidwell’s head coaching debut with Fostoria High School’s football team didn’t go quite as planned, but it wasn’t all bad news. It looked like the game wa …
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Gronkowski says he's cleared for Week 1
Rob Gronkowski said Monday that he has been cleared to play in the New England Patriots’ opener Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.
Coughlin: Beckham 'couple, 3 weeks away'
Rookie receiver Odell Beckham Jr. could be weeks away from returning for the New York Giants.
Chiefs QB Smith signs extension
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Alex Smith to an extension that will keep him as their quarterback for the long term.
Ex-Steeler Harrison retires, cites family
James Harrison, a five-time Pro Bowl linebacker and former NFL Defensive Player of the Year, is retiring from football.
Sam goes unclaimed after Rams release him
Michael Sam went unclaimed on waivers Sunday and is now free to sign with an NFL team’s practice squad.
Report: Rockets to get Terry in deal with Kings
The Rockets will acquire guard Jason Terry in a trade with the Sacramento Kings, a person with knowledge of the deal confirmed.
U.S. overcomes halftime deficit to top Turkey
They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
Durant signs lucrative deal to stay with Nike
With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company’s offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
Sources: Spurs, Clips join race to sign Allen
The San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are the latest elite teams to join the race to sign Ray Allen, ESPN.com has learned.
Wolves set ticket record after Love trade
The Minnesota Timberwolves haven’t made the playoffs in 10 years and just traded the face of their franchise so he can go chase a championship with LeBron James in Cleveland.
Astros fire manager Porter, shake up staff
The Houston Astros have fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, the team announced.
Astros Fire Bo Porter, Shake Up Staff
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Diamondbacks reinstate P Hudson, OF Ross
The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated Daniel Hudson from the disabled, and the right-hander will likely work in relief in his return from two Tommy John operations.
O's add pitchers Saunders, Meek, Gausman
Left-hander Joe Saunders is back in the major leagues, returning to the Baltimore Orioles after pitching with Triple-A Norfolk.
Phils ship Mayberry to Jays for minor leaguer
The Philadelphia Phillies traded ailing outfielder John Mayberry Jr. to the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday for minor-league third baseman Gustavo Pierre.
Former Ranger, 6-time All-Star Vadnais dies
Former NHL defenseman Carol Vadnais, a six-time All-Star, has died. He was 68.
Schultz agrees with Oilers after career year
The Edmonton Oilers agreed to terms with defenseman Justin Schultz on a one-year deal, the team announced Friday.
NHL: Expansion not imminent despite interest
The NHL insists expansion is not imminent.
Senators ink G Anderson to 3-year extension
Goaltender Craig Anderson has signed a $12.6 million, three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.
CEO of Maple Leafs, Raptors to step down
Tim Leiweke, the CEO of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, will step down next year.