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Urban Meyer tries to explain Ohio State's shocking loss at Purdue


Watch the Buckeyes coach after a 49-20 loss in Ross-Ade Stadium.

European Tour 2018: Live leaderboard for Andalucia Valderrama Masters


Check here for the live leaderboard for the Andalucia Valderrama Masters 2018 on Sunday, Oct. 21, in Spain.

What can Ohio State do to fix this after a loss to Purdue? Buckeyes analysis


Doug Lesmerises offers some suggestions from Purdue after the Buckeyes lost to the Boilermakers 49-20.

No. 2 Ohio State cannot overcome familiar problems in 49-20 blowout loss at Purdue


The Buckeyes failed on their first four attempts to score TDs in the red zone on Saturday. Conversely, the Boilermakers scored TDs on all three trips inside the 20.

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PGA Tour 2018: Final results, leaderboard for CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges (Brooks Koepka winner)


Check here for the final-round leaderboard for the PGA Tour's The CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges 2018 in South Korea. Brooks Koepka won.


NBA top plays from games of Saturday, Oct. 20 (video)


Check here for NBA video highlights from games of Saturday, Oct. 20. LeBron's Lakers lost to the Houston Rockets in a tension-filled matchup at Staples Center.


Ohio State loses to Purdue, as all the Buckeyes' fears are realized: Doug Lesmerises


The No. 2 team in the nation was taken apart in a 49-20 loss in West Lafayette, a place where the Buckeyes always have problems.


Cleveland Monsters blank Binghamton Devils, 4-0


The Monsters won their second straight game and Matiss Kivlenieks was perfect in net in his first appearance of the season.


Akron wins, 24-23 in overtime, as Kent State can't convert extra point


Zips hold the Wagon Wheel in fourth straight win over Golden Flashes.

LPGA Tour 2018: Live leaderboard, TV for Buick LPGA Shanghai final round


Check here for the live final-round leaderboard for the LPGA Tour's Buick LPGA Shanghai 2018.


Browns vs. Buccaneers: Mary Kay Cabot's prediction


The 2-3 Bucs have lost three straight and the 2-3-1 Browns are looking to snap a 23-game road losing streak.


Dick Modzelewski, Browns defensive tackle on 1964 title team, dies at 87


Modzelewski spent 14 years in the NFL, eight with the Giants that included six title games.

Toledo Rockets fall apart against struggling Buffalo Bulls, 31-17


The Toledo Rockets forced Buffalo Bulls quarterback Tyree Jackson into his worst game of the season, but UT penalties helped the Bulls survive, 31-17.


Browns vs. Buccaneers: Dan Labbe's prediction


Here is Dan Labbe's prediction for Browns vs. Bucs.


The Browns should re-sign Terrelle Pryor, who's being released by the Jets: Mary Kay Cabot


Pryor had his best NFL season by far in 2016 when he caught 77 passes for 1,007 yards.

Myles Garrett plans to take out frustration on Bucs and 'it wasn't a lack of effort' vs. Chargers


Garrett says the defense didn't loaf last week but just didn't play well.


NBA highlights for games of Friday, Oct. 19 (video)


Check here for video highlights from NBA games of Friday, Oct. 19.


Cleveland Cavaliers reach a few goals in loss against Minnesota, just not the one that matters most


At the very top of the list is what matters most: winning. Thus far, that column remains empty.


Cleveland Browns: Talkin' trades, Josh Gordon, receivers -- Terry Pluto


The Oakland Raiders are hoping some team will make a desperation deal for Amari Cooper. The Browns have talked about Cooper, but they won't give up a first-round pick.


Cleveland Browns trade of Carlos Hyde had to be made: Terry Pluto


The Cleveland Browns didn't know they'd draft Nick Chubb when they signed Carlos Hyde. So that's why the deal had to be made.

Saturday, Oct 20

Cleveland Cavaliers can't overcome dreadful second quarter, lose to Timberwolves 131-123: Chris Fedor's instant analysis


Shades of Wednesday night in Toronto, the Cavaliers were defenseless as the Minnesota Timberwolves sprinted in front against Cleveland's mostly-unreliable reserves in the pivotal quarter.

Browns trade Carlos Hyde to Jacksonville for 5th-round pick in '19


In six games, Hyde rushed for 382 yards on 114 carries (3.4 yards per carry) and five TDs.

Friday, Oct 19

Myles Garrett tells NFL officials to 'do your job' and 'if I get fined, so be it'


Garrett offered his criticism of the officials unsolicited during his podium interview on Friday.

Tyronn Lue: 'Strange' seeing LeBron James in Lakers jersey, looks like he 'lost his powers'


Lue played three years with the Lakers and started chuckling while explaining the difference between him, old Lakers and James when it comes to wearing those L.A. colors.

Ohio State's only real offensive problems crop up in the red zone: Doug Lesmerises


The Buckeyes are second in the nation in yards per game. But they bogged down inside the 20 last week.

Ohio State vs. Purdue game pick: Buckeyes-Boilermakers is going to be close


Doug Lesmerises makes his pick for Saturday nigtht, with the Buckeyes 13.5-point favorites.

Thursday, Oct 18

MLB can rest easy because Houston Astros' spy network has its back: Tribe Take


MLB clears Houston Astros of sign-stealing complaints by the Indians and Red Sox during the postseason.

Ohio State vs. Purdue Outrageous Predictions: Quarterbacks go crazy


Doug Lesmerises checks in on what he expects from Dwayne Haskins and David Blough on Saturday night.

Cleveland Cavaliers learn they are no longer on Raptors' level in season-opening 116-104 loss: Chris Fedor's instant analysis

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The Cavaliers watched helplessly as the Raptors shredded their feeble defense and raced away with the double-digit win.

If the Houston Astros did cheat against the Cleveland Indians in the ALDS, can you blame them?


In this presidential era of alternative facts, can we have alternative right and wrongs when it comes to cheating in baseball?

Wednesday, Oct 17

A frustrated Tyrod Taylor won't rule out seeking a trade and would love to start again


Taylor, frustrated by losing his job to a concussion, would love a chance to start again this season.

Olympian Tianna Madison Bartoletta returns home to Elyria (photos)


Tianna Madison Bartoletta will participate in several homecoming events this weekend in Elyria.

Without Nick Bosa, can Ohio State's defense cause havoc? Buckeye Talk Podcast


Doug Lesmerises is joined by guest co-host Chad Peltier to break down the end of Bosa's career and what it means for the defense heading to Purdue this week.

Cleveland Indians file complaint to MLB about Astros trying to film inside their dugout during ALDS


The Indians, during Game 3 of the ALDS, had to remove an Astros' employee twice from the photographer's pit next to the Indians' dugout. He had a camera and was filming inside the Tribe's dugout.

Tuesday, Oct 16

Nick Bosa, his tough choice and can Ohio State win without him? Doug Lesmerises


What the Buckeyes will do without their best defensive player, and what Bosa was hoping from this season.

Nick Bosa ends Ohio State career to get healthy, prepare for NFL: Buckeyes news


The All-American will no longer play college football after suffering an abdominal injury against TCU.

Ohio State's run game, and why everyone needs to view it a new way: Doug Lesmerises


More context on a major change for the Ohio State offense this year.

Meet new Browns wide receiver Breshad Perriman


Perriman signed with the Browns on Saturday morning.