Posts Tagged Ohio

Jerry Springer hits the road for Ohio candidate

Jerry Springer listens to state Sen. Nina Turner, center, the Democratic candidate for Ohio's secretary of state, at an early vote event Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Warren, Ohio. Springer, the former Cincinnati mayor and once named "Democrat of the Year" in Ohio, remains politically active in the swing state where he previously aspired to be governor. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An election fight is nothing compared with what Jerry Springer sees in his day job.

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Heisman winner Troy Smith of Ohio State cut in CFL

MONTREAL (AP) — Troy Smith, the Ohio State quarterback who won the 2006 Heisman Trophy, has been released by the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes.

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Coordinator Shanahan has Browns offense humming

In this July 26, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan talks to quarterback Johnny Manziel at the NFL football team's training camp in Berea, Ohio. Shanahan's imaginative offense has the Browns off to a great start and the son of former NFL coach Mike Shanahan has had a rebirth in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns offensive MVP so far this season wears a headset on Sundays and never strays from the sideline. Coordinator Kyle Shanahan has Cleveland’s offense humming.

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Bengals missing linebackers, giving up yards

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) runs through Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman (23) and outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict (55) for a 12-yard touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rey Maualuga and Emmanuel Lamur missed practice again on Thursday, leaving the Bengals’ struggling defense without two of its mainstays heading into one of its biggest challenges.

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No Miller? Barrett steps right in for Ohio State

In this Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett plays against Cincinnati during an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio. Many were surprised when redshirt freshman Barrett was ordained in the preseason as the backup quarterback for Ohio State. Absolutely no one expected what happened when he stepped in when Braxton Miller was lost for the season with a shoulder injury.(AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Many were surprised in the preseason when redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett was ordained as the backup quarterback for Ohio State.

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