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Browns make cuts, Grossman kept as third QB

Cleveland Browns quarterback Rex Grossman (3) throws an incomplete pass after being hit by Chicago Bears defensive end Cornelius Washington (94) in the third quarter of a preseason NFL football game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Nate Burleson’s experience and leadership skills made him attractive to the Browns. The wide receiver’s inability to stay on the field made him expendable.

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Bengals put QB McCarron on injured list

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis works on the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

CINCINNATI (AP) — AJ McCarron will have to wait for at least six weeks to get his NFL career going.

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Harrison helps Pirates edge Reds 2-1

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez (36) delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in Pittsburgh Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison hit an RBI triple and scored on Jose Tabata’s tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

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Indians sign Russell Branyan to minor deal

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians have reunited with slugger Russell Branyan, signing him to a minor league deal for the remainder of the season.

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No. 5 Ohio State launches season against Navy

In this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett throws a pass during NCAA college football practice in Columbus, Ohio. His teammates and coaches say Barrett has taken over as No. 5 Ohio State's starting quarterback as if that were the plan all along. It wasn't, of course. Barrett, a freshman, got the job when two-time Big Ten player of the year Braxton Miller reinjured his throwing shoulder 10 days ago and was lost for the season. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday’s season opener drew closer.

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