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December 9, 2003 - 1:40am
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Monday Night Football may come back to Cleveland after all.

In hosting its first MNF game since 1995, the Browns played the Rams tough in a 26-20 loss. Cleveland rallied behind backup quarterback Tim Couch, scoring two second-half touchdowns. Couch threw for 98 yards and a touchdown in relief of starter Kelly Holcomb.

Jamel White rushed for 101 yards for the Browns, which couldn't overcome four turnovers. Cleveland fell to 4-9, while the Rams (10-3) clinched a playoff...
December 9, 2003 - 1:00am
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The AFL's Columbus Destroyers slap another Buckeye on the helmet. Joey Galloway joins the team's ownership group. The former OSU wide receiver and current Dallas Cowboys wide out said he's excited to learn a side of the game he doesn't experience as a player. Galloway joins a team that has former OSU Head Coach Earle Bruce as its Head Coach, plenty of former Buckeyes on the playing roster, and former OSU greats Chris Spielman and Jim Lachey as part owners.
December 9, 2003 - 12:56am
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The Ohio Bobcats fire offensive coodinator Greg Gregory Monday. OU averaged 337 yards of offense this season and only 22 points per game. Gregory had been Ohio's offensive coordinator the past three seasons. "I commend Greg for his service to this university and the football program," Head Coach Brian Knorr said. "However, I decided to make a change. It is my belief that our offense needs different leadership to carry us into the future."
December 2, 2003 - 11:09am
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Cincinnati fired head coach Rick Minter Monday after the Bearcats 5-7 season. Minter, the coach at UC for the last 10 years, failed to generate enough of a fan base and create national exposure, sources said. Cincinnati offered Minter another position in the athletic department.
November 21, 2003 - 1:29am
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KR/QB Troy Smith and WR Santonio Holmes identified as the two Buckeyes involved in altercation last Sunday... the two players were allegedly breaking up a fight involving four women... no Buckeye will be charged, but head coach Jim Tressel has said there will be some disciplinary measures taken in-house
November 20, 2003 - 1:08am
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Asia Grey arrested by police and charged with felonious assault... Cleveland RB William Green had a puncture wound under his left shoulder blade...
November 20, 2003 - 1:05am
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Milton Bradley signs 1-yr, $1.73 million dollar deal with Cleveland... Bradley hit .321 last yr with 10 HR and 56 RBI... avoids salary arbitration
November 19, 2003 - 10:45am
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Reds GM Dan O'Brien named four finalists Tuesday for the Reds managerial position. The list includes:

1) Dave Miley - interim manager last season
2) Jerry Manuel - White Sox Manager 1998-03
3) Brian Graham - director with Pirates last two years
4) John McLaren - ast. coach TB mgr. Lou Pinella last 12 seasons

The Reds hope to name the new manager by next week.
November 17, 2003 - 11:58pm
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Ohio State moved to number two in the latest BCS standings, usurping USC by 0.19 points. The top two teams in the final BCS standings will play for the national championship in the Sugar Bowl.

BCS Standings
1) Oklahoma 1.80
2) Ohio State 7.52
3) USC 7.71
4) LSU 12.21
5) Texas 16.35
November 15, 2003 - 12:10pm
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Licking Valley 63 Valley View 60 F/4OT
-Brandon Sadowski nails 29-yd FG in 4th overtime to win it
-Panthers advance to state semis to face Kenton at Dublin Coffman on Friday night

Amanda-Clearcreek 13 Shenandoah 12
-Aces drain final 7:00 of game, taking a knee on the Zeps' 1-yard line to end it
-Zeps lose RB Roman Barnett (reaggravated ankle injury) early in 2Q, did not come back
-QB Keith Selock: 2 rushing touchdowns, but Zeps missed xtra pt and 2-pt...
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