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Back nine keeps Fowler in Bridgestone Invitational hunt - Canton Repository
The old-timers always felt Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player were the coolest guys of their era in professional golf. The Baby Boomers leaned more toward Greg Norman, Fred Couples and Fuzzy Zoeller. The 40-somethings probably side with Tiger ...
Fellowship of Christian Athletes ramps up outreach - Canton Repository
Pro Football Hall of Famers Cris Carter and Lem Barney will speak at 7:30 a.m. Sunday at the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Champions Breakfast at Malone University’s Johnson Center at 2... Hall of Famers to speak at Malone Pro Football Hall of Famers ...
HOFer Reed sorry comments n Manziel, Bon Jovi became public - Canton Repository
After making inflammatory remarks about Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel and potential Buffalo Bills owner Jon Bon Jovi, Andre Reed apologized Friday. Well, sort of. Reed, who will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame tonight, said he didn ...
Shaw confident he has shot at Browns QB role - Canton Repository
How vast is the difference between Johnny Manziel and Connor Shaw? In the NFL Draft, it was immense. The Browns traded up in the first round to land one; they secured the other as an undrafted free agent. In Shaw’s mind, the difference is ... different.
Goodell mum on Gordon appeal; responds to Rice criticism - Canton Repository
While Browns receiver Josh Gordon was in New York, not far from the NFL league offices, Commissioner Roger Goodell was an hour away from Gordon’s team at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Gordon and his attorney met with league officials in New York to ...
HOF may make it easier for Modell, other contributors to be inducted - Canton Repository
It may soon be easier for NFL owners — even a former Cleveland Browns owner — to get into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Hall announced a proposed change to its selection process that would take the selection of contributors out of the hands of its ...
Indians designate Zach McAllister - Canton Repository
The Cleveland Indians designated right-hander Zach McAllister for assignment Friday and plan to send him to Triple-A Columbus after he clears optional waivers. McAllister, who hasn’t won since April 21, is 3-6 with a 5.91 ERA in 14 starts. He won his ...
Basford finds success via 'Chelsea Lately' - Canton Repository
It was most definitely a game changer. In the summer of 2007, Ryan Basford was hired by comedian Chelsea Handler to be a production assistant on “Chelsea Lately,” her popular and irreverent talk show on the E! Network. As a student at Ohio University ...
Bridgestone notebook: Woods solid during first round - Canton Repository
The World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational is shaping up to be a make-or-break event for Tiger Woods this season. So far, so good. Woods, the defending champion and an eight-time winner at Firestone Country Club, shot 2-under 68 in Thursday’s ...
Giant transformer begins final move up Route 93 - Canton Repository
It had already traveled halfway around the world by ship, then by train, and finally, a huge transformer was just 4 miles from its final destination — but this part of the journey would be the trickiest. The 233-ton transformer made its way from Korea to ...