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Buckeyes think they have more, better linebackers

In this Dec. 31, 2013, file photo, Ohio State linebacker Curtis Grant catches a pass during NCAA college football practice in Davie Fla. Ohio State's linebackers, vilified for their play at times last year, have regrouped without NFL first-round pick Ryan Shazier. Coach Urban Meyer believes newcomers Darron Lee and Raekwon McMillan, and the continued development of Grant and Joshua Perry, have brought improvement. (AP Photo/J. Pat Carter, File)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Joshua Perry says he’s ready for his closeup.

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Bengals waive LB Schaffer

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals waived second-year linebacker J.K. Schaffer as part of their moves to get down to the 75-man roster limit on Tuesday.

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Love connection: Kevin Love to be welcomed by Cavs

In this Jan. 12, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love (42) shoots against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half on an NBA basketball game in San Antonio. The Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers completed a blockbuster trade sending Love to team up with LeBron James in Cleveland for 2014 No. 1 draft pick Andrew Wiggins on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, a person familiar with the trade said. The Timberwolves are getting Wiggins and former top pick Anthony Bennett from Cleveland and veteran forward Thaddeus Young from Philadelphia. The 76ers get a 2015 first-round draft choice from Cleveland, and guard Alexey Shved and forward Luc Mbah a Moute from Minnesota. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — The Cavaliers are getting some Love.

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Browns have problems to fix with opener looming

In this Aug. 23, 2014, photo, Cleveland Browns backup quarterback Johnny Manziel comes to the sidelines during a preseason NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in Cleveland. Starting quarterback Brian Hoyer didn’t change the opinion of some who feel rookie Manziel should be starting. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Even by the Browns’ low standards, and they don’t get much closer to the bottom of the NFL barrel, Saturday’s 33-14 exhibition loss to St. Louis was dreadful.

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Bengals feel good after 3 preseason games

Cincinnati Bengals' Jeremy Hill (32) breaks through the line as he runs with the ball against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half of an NFL preseason football game Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz.  The Bengals defeated the Cardinals 19-13. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton has looked sharp. The starting offense has moved the ball. The starting defense has been stingy on the scoring.

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