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Wednesday, 24 December 2014 08:51

Website stirs buzz around Columbus convention bid

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 08:51

Ohio troopers alert for impaired holiday drivers

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 08:29

Regional Ohio jail reports death of inmate

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 07:35

Ohio zoo says 2 cubs born to polar bear have died

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 07:34

Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 07:06

Pro Bowlers Named

GLENDALE, Az. -- Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green and punter Kevin Huber have been voted to this season's Pro Bowl game. The game will be played on Sunday, January 25th at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, and will be televised nationally by ESPN.
 
Cleveland Browns safety Tashaun Gipson, cornerback Joe Haden and offensive tackle Joe Thomas have been named to the 2015 Pro Bowl. In addition, safety Donte Whitner was selected as an alternate.
 
Five Steelers were elected to the game, including QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB Le'Veon Bell, WR Antonio Brown, C Maurkice Pouncey, and LB Lawrence Timmons.

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 07:04

Browns Sign QB Thigpen

 BEREA, Ohio (AP) - The Browns have signed veteran quarterback Tyler Thigpen to help them get through their season finale at Baltimore.
 
   With quarterbacks Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer injured, the Browns will likely start rookie Connor Shaw against the Ravens with Thigpen backing him up. Thigpen knows Cleveland's offense after spending time with them during training camp this summer. He was waived on Aug. 12.
 
   The 6-foot-1 Thigpen is in his seventh NFL season out of Coastal Carolina. He's appeared in 29 games and made 12 starts while playing for Kansas City, Miami and Buffalo.
 
   Manziel injured his hamstring in Sunday's loss to Carolina and won't play in the finale. Hoyer has a shoulder injury and it's not yet known if he can play.
 
   To make room for Thigpen, the Browns waived fullback Ray Agnew, who started nine games and appeared in 12.

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