October 1, 2014

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Browns vs. Eagles: The Statbook

Scoring summary FIRST QUARTER EAGLES 7, BROWNS 0. Kevin Curtis 14 pass from Donovan McNabb (David Akers kick), 10:45. Drive: Eight plays, 64 yards. Time of possession: 4:15. Key plays: McNabb hit Jason Avant for 20 yards on third-and-5 from the Eagles 41-yard line. Brian Westbrook ran 10 yards. EAGLES 7, BROWNS 3. FG Phil Read More…

Indians inch closer to Wood deal, trade away Gutierrez

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians only need a positive note from their doctors to make Kerry Wood their closer. Wood took a physical on Thursday and the club is awaiting the test results before completing a contract with the free-agent right-hander, who has a long history of arm and elbow problems. The Indians reached a Read More…

Browns vs. Titans: The statbook

SCORING SUMMARY FIRST QUARTER BROWNS 3, TITANS 0. FG Phil Dawson 47, 11:58. Drive: Seven plays, 33 yards. Time of possession: 3:02. Key play: Ken Dorsey completed a pass to Braylon Edwards for 25 yards on third-and-3. BROWNS 6, TITANS 0. FG Dawson 41, 4:00. Drive: Four plays, 2 yards. Time of possession: 1:28. Key Read More…

Browns vs. Bills: The numbers

THE STATBOOK Scoring summary FIRST QUARTER BROWNS 3, BILLS 0. FG Phil Dawson 40, 9:29. DRIVE: Six plays, 26 yards. TIME OF POSSESSION: 2:11. KEY PLAYS: Drive set up by an Andra Davis interception. Brady Quinn ran for 12 yards and hit Charles Ali for 12 yards. Braylon Edwards dropped a pass at the 5-yard Read More…

High school football: Stats and scores

AVON VS. BIG WALNUT Scoring summary SECOND QUARTER BIG WALNUT 7, AVON 0. Pat Daugherty 67 run (A.J. Fleak kick), 1:23. DRIVE: 1 play, 67 yards. TIME OF POSSESSION: 0:15. KEY PLAY: Ryan O’Rourke sacked and fumbles at Avon 33. THIRD QUARTER BIG WALNUT 14, AVON 0. Nick Heiden 35 pass from John Cannell (Fleak Read More…

Local & State Roundup: November 13, 2008

Senate Democrats choose new leader COLUMBUS — Ohio Senate Democrats have chosen a new leadership team. State Sen. Capri Cafaro of Hubbard in Northeast Ohio was selected Wednesday as minority leader to replace Ray Miller of Columbus. Miller recently announced he wouldn’t seek re-election to the post so he could pursue legislative priorities. Miller replaced Read More…

Value City to close

ELYRIA — The rumors started swirling furiously last week. Value City was closing, and this time the closing — unlike its previous save from a near shutdown — was for real. But company officials contacted last week rejected that notion, although they noted that the tough economy was making things difficult for the budget-minded retail Read More…

Updated trick-or-treat times

Area communities will be hosting Halloween events and trick or treat on various days this year as Halloween falls on a Friday. The general rule of thumb for most communities is for homeowners to turn on the front porch light to participate. Amherst Amherst’s annual Halloween parade will be held immediately following a costume judging Read More…

Browns great Hickerson dies at 73

BEREA — Gene Hickerson, the Cleveland Browns Hall of Fame right guard whose blocking helped Jim Brown, Leroy Kelly and Bobby Mitchell make the shrine, died after a long illness. He was 73. Hall of Fame spokesman Joe Horrigan confirmed Hickerson’s death. He said Hickerson’s son, Bob, received a phone call from the care facility Read More…

Motorsports: Elyria’s Connolly overcomes blown engine, grabs win, moves from sixth to third in NHRA postseason standings

DINWIDDIE, Va. — It wasn’t pretty, and it wasn’t easy, but it was just what the doctor ordered for Dave Connolly. Needing a victory Sunday to stay alive in the NHRA Countdown to the Championship points race, the Elyrian overcame a blown engine to win the Virginia Nationals Pro Stock championship for the second consecutive Read More…