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AP source: Browns, Njoku agree on 4-year contract extension

May. 27, 2022 22:03 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — David Njoku committed to Cleveland, and the Browns followed suit. Two years after asking to be traded, Njoku got the long-term commitment he wanted from the Browns, agreeing Friday to a four-year contract extension, a person familiar with the negotiations told The...

Watson on field with Browns as legal storm swirls around QB

May. 25, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson was impossible to miss in his orange jersey, pants and helmet — the one with “Watson” taped on the front just in case anyone wasn't sure. As he showed off his right arm with tight spirals, engaged in friendly trash talk, smiled and laughed...

Clowney re-signs with Browns, bookends again with Garrett

May. 25, 2022 16:35 PM EDT

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney didn't even want to visit the Browns as a free agent a few years ago. Now, he won't leave them. Coming off one of his best seasons, Clowney re-signed Wednesday with Cleveland to once again chase quarterbacks alongside All-Pro defensive end Myles...

Watson accuser felt 'scared' and threatened by Browns QB

May. 24, 2022 22:55 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the women accusing Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson of sexual misconduct while she gave him a massage said she felt threatened by a comment he made following a therapy session. Appearing on HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” Ashley...

Lee University considers limiting student speech on gender

May. 23, 2022 23:34 PM EDT

CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) — A private Christian university is considering strictly limiting the free speech rights of its students when it comes to sexuality and gender, from how they behave to what they wear and what they can say on campus or even online, according to published reports. ...

Teen lying in bed killed when someone fires shots into home

May. 23, 2022 15:11 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — A teenage girl who was lying on her bed in her family's home in Cleveland was killed when someone fired several shots into the residence. The shooing occurred early Monday, when a vehicle pulled into the home's driveway and at least one person inside the vehicle...

Editorial Roundup: Ohio

May. 23, 2022 12:55 PM EDT

Cleveland Plain Dealer. May 20, 2022. Editorial: As deadly fentanyl claims more Ohio lives, evidence-based treatment is among the answers Ohio and the nation are confronted with a drug abuse crisis typified by misuse of the powerful deadly synthetic opioid, fentanyl....

Regents to consider candidates for presidents of 2 schools

May. 23, 2022 04:16 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's Board of Regents says it may appoint the next presidents of Cleveland State Community College and the College of Applied Technology at Elizabethton at its next meeting. The board is scheduled to receive Chancellor Flora W. Tydings'...

Tigers top Guardians 4-2 for Faedo's first big league win

May. 22, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Alex Faedo allowed two runs in 5 1/3 innings for his first major league win and Miguel Cabrera had an RBI double as the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Guardians 4-2 on Sunday. Faedo (1-1) struck out two in his fourth appearance since being called up from...

AP source: Clowney re-signing with Browns for 2022 season

May. 22, 2022 14:21 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney's running it back with Myles Garrett and the Browns. The free agent defensive end, who revived his career last season with Cleveland, agreed Sunday to re-sign with the team for 2022, a person familiar with the deal told the Associated Press. ...