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AP source: Former Browns WR Callaway facing 10-game ban

Nov. 14, 2019 6:04 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns gave up on Antonio Callaway. The NFL is going to come down hard on him again. A person familiar with the situation said Callaway, who was released Thursday by Cleveland hours before the team played the Pittsburgh Steelers, is facing a possible 10-game league suspension for...

Former Bengals cornerback Davontae Harris thriving in Denver

Nov. 14, 2019 5:38 PM EST

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The turning point for the Denver Broncos' scrambled secondary came on cutdown day last summer more than a thousand miles away in Cincinnati. Davontae Harris' cellphone buzzed and the Bengals’ 2018 fifth-round draft pick from Illinois State wasn't really surprised Cincinnati...

No. 5 Georgia visits 13th-ranked Auburn

Nov. 14, 2019 3:00 PM EST

No. 5 Georgia (8-1, 5-1, No. 4 CFP) at No. 13 Auburn (7-2, 5-2, No. 13), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (CBS). Line: Georgia by 2 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 59-56-8. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Georgia would clinch a third consecutive Eastern Division title with a win and remain in control of its playoff destiny. The...

No. 2 Ohio State dominating in way not seen since 1940s

Nov. 14, 2019 2:33 PM EST

James Laurinaitis and the Big Ten network crew were meeting with Nebraska coach Scott Frost prior to the Cornhuskers’ game against Indiana late last month when the conversation turned to No. 2 Ohio State. The Buckeyes (9-0, 6-0) are dominating in a way college football hasn’t seen since Franklin D....

No. 2 Ohio State looks to stay undefeated, faces Rutgers

Nov. 14, 2019 2:30 PM EST

No. 2 Ohio State (9-0, 6-0 Big Ten, No. 2 CFP) at Rutgers (2-7, 0-6), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (BTN). Line: Ohio State by 51 Series record: Ohio State leads 5-0. WHAT'S AT STAKE? The 51-point spread is the largest for a Big Ten Conference game, according to several gambling organizations. Covering the historic...

Authorities find malnourished girl after online teacher tip

Nov. 14, 2019 12:22 PM EST

A teacher administering an online test who heard an 11-year-old student say she was hungry and only allowed to eat a small plate of rice each day alerted investigators in Ohio that something was amiss. Authorities found the girl was severely malnourished, living in filth and had been isolated for years. The girl...

Bears-Rams Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 11:59 AM EST

CHICAGO (4-5) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Rams by 8½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 3-6-0, Los Angeles Rams 6-3-0 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 54-36-3 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Rams, 15-6, December 9, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bears beat Lions...

Field goal with 41 seconds left gives N. Illinois 31-28 win

Nov. 13, 2019 11:48 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Tre Harbison rushed for 158 yards and a touchdown and John Richardson kicked a 25-yard field goal with 41 seconds left to give Northern Illinois a 31-28 win over Toledo after blowing a 21-point fourth quarter lead Wednesday night. The Huskies (4-6, 3-3 Mid-American Conference) kept...

Gabbert tosses 3 TDs, Bester runs for 2 in Miami (Ohio) win

Nov. 13, 2019 11:04 PM EST

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Brett Gabbert passed for three touchdowns, Jaylon Bester ran for two scores and Miami (Ohio) used big plays to roll over Bowling Green 44-3 on Wednesday night. Bester sprinted 59 yards for a touchdown and had a 1-yard plunge for another score while Gabbert connected with Andrew Homer...

Hot start helps No. 18 Ohio State rout No. 10 Villanova

Nov. 13, 2019 10:58 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Not even Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann saw this coming. His 18th-ranked Buckeyes looked NCAA Tournament-ready in their third game, racing out to a big lead, playing solid defense and smothering No. 10 Villanova 76-51 on Wednesday night for a significant early-season victory....