Cardale Jones to throw out first pitch for Indians

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Ohio State championship-winning quarterback Cardale Jones, who made it known on Twitter that he wanted to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at a Cleveland Indians game, has finally been granted his wish. On Thursday, the Cleveland Indians tweeted that Jones will be throwing out the first pitch on June 5, when the team takes

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Cardale Jones wants to throw out the first pitch at an Indians game

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Cardale Jones is trying to win the award for being all Cleveland everything, I think. He pumped up the crowd at the Q during the Cavs victory over the Bulls on Wednesday night. He took some shots at Joakim Noah on Twitter as well after Noah reportedly had things to say about the SEC from

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Ohio State No. 1 in way-too-early CFB Top 25; Joey Bosa No. 1 in 2016 draft?

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While it seems as though Ohio State just won the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship, the 2015 Buckeyes season is just a few months away. ESPN’s Mark Schlabach put together his Too-Early Top 25. With a national championship ring in hand and many of their key players returning, Ohio State sits atop Schlabach’s rankings as the team

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A look at Ohio State Buckeyes who were drafted or signed as UDFA

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Following the 2015 NFL Draft, a total of five Ohio State Buckeyes were drafted and another three will sign with teams as undrafted free agents. Here’s a look at which members of the Scarlet and Grey will be giving their go at the next level and what teams will provide them with those opportunities. Drafted

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Cardale Jones in line for a video game rematch?

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Remember the young, hospitalized child who was decimated by Cardale Jones in NCAA 15? Well, good news is that he is feeling better and appears that he could be in line for a rematch. When notified of this request, Jones, the National Championship-winning quarterback of the Ohio State Buckeyes, appeared to be willing to play,

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Four primetime games for Ohio State football in 2015

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Following a national championship season that included one of the best stories in college football history, some of the Ohio State Buckeyes kickoff times for the 2015 season were announced on Thursday. The Buckeyes will host two primetime games this fall, both of which will be facing Big Ten opponents and on ESPN, ESPN2, or ABC. The

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D’Angelo Russell declares for NBA Draft

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Ohio State star freshman D’Angelo Russell has decided to chase his lifelong dream and declare for the NBA Draft. According to ESPN.com’s Paul Biancardi, who broke the news Wednesday evening: “This was a hard decision because I knew I could come back and play with my teammates who I love, and to be coached by coach

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Ohio State extends Urban Meyer until 2020

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The Ohio State University has decided to extend the contract of their head football coach Urban Meyer. The deal will pay the coach handsomely until the end of the 2020 season. It’s assumed (by me) that this was a compromise after Meyer refused to extend his contract to infinity (and beyond.) Meyer’s previous contract ran

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Urban Meyer still finding sweater vests in office

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Like Jim Tressel, Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer has a national championship ring with a Block O on it. Meyer likes that. Like Jim Tressel, Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer has scarlet and gray sweater vests in his office. Meyer doesn’t like that. Even in 2015, some five years after Tressel resigned

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Russell, Bucks bow out to Arizona

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A March Madness run never seems long when you don’t make it to the second weekend and the Sweet 16. When the bracket was unveiled, it seemed as if Ohio State would be met with certain doom in the second game (I refuse to call it the “Third Round”) against title contender Arizona should they

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Buckeyes in Rip City: One Alum’s Account of OSU-VCU

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In an era of 72-inch TVs, couches that will rub your feet, and Roombas that bring you the remote control, it’s easy to watch NCAA Tournament games from afar. Despite all of the modern-day amenities in the world, there is still nothing like watching your team in person. On Thursday, I was lucky enough to see my

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Not Done Just Yet: Buckeyes survive overtime thriller with VCU

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If the gradual parody of the college basketball landscape and the pair of 14 seed victories earlier in the day hadn’t already informed you, a 10 over a 7 seed isn’t much of an upset. In fact, the Buckeyes were the only double digit seed to be favored in Vegas. But, the Buckeyes did surprise

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Don’t trust the computers on Ohio State in the NCAA tournament: WFNY Stats & Info

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I can’t ever recall a dichotomy quite like this. The base support for this year’s Ohio State men’s basketball team has been lukewarm at best. A team some thought to be a top-20 contender languished for most of the season, stumbled into the NCAA tournament, and landed a No. 10 spot opposite 7-seed Virginia Commonwealth.

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Ohio State, Cincinnati, Dayton, Xavier make NCAA Tournament

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Four college basketball teams from Ohio were selected to be in the 2015 NCAA Tournament. WFNY’s Josh Poloha has our first look at each team’s place in the bracket. The Cincinnati Bearcats were the first Ohio team to be announced in the tournament on Selection Sunday. They drew a No. 8 seed in the Midwest Region

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Spartans demolish Buckeyes inside in Big Ten quarterfinal

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If there is one trait that characterizes Tom Izzo’s Michigan State teams, it’s physical play down low. If there’s one thing that has plagued the Buckeyes since Jared Sullinger left, it’s the lack of a consistent, effective shotblocker or post presence. In the Big Ten quarterfinals on Friday night, Michigan State ran Ohio State up

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Bucks advance as Thad Matta passes Fred Taylor

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It was far from a convincing performance against the No. 11 seed in the conference tournament, but the sixth-seeded Buckeyes completed their objective by taking out the Minnesota Golden Gophers at the United Center in the Big Ten tournament to advance to the quarterfinals by a 79-73 margin. As always, the Buckeyes were paced by

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Ohio State’s Path to a Big Ten Tournament Championship

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Following a disappointing end to an up-and-down regular season, the Ohio State Buckeyes now have their full attention on the Big Ten Tournament. Ohio State, who finished the regular season 22-9 (11-7), will be the No. 6 seed in the upcoming conference tournament that began last night and continues through Sunday night. At No. 6,

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OSU’s Russell, Tate, Scott, Thompson nab All-Big Ten Honors

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The Buckeyes may have been blown out in their home finale against Wisconsin Sunday night, but they still have plenty of post-season play left to prove how good they can really be. Ohio State received some positive news Monday when the Big Ten released their regular season awards and all-conference teams. D’Angelo Russell was named both the

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Closing Time: Buckeye Seniors Fall to Wisconsin in Columbus Finale

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In the Big Ten this season, there’s Wisconsin and there’s everybody else. The Badgers proved that out on Sunday afternoon in Columbus. On Senior Day, the Ohio State Buckeyes started out frigid, and despite a brief second-half rally, were no match for the complete Wisconsin squad that still has its sights on a No. 1

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Twitter fights, Cavaliers and Buckeyes basketball – WFNY Podcast – 2015-02-17

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Kirk came on the podcast and we were all over the place. We talked about Twitter fights and sports and all kinds of stuff. Here’s a more detailed list. Bomani Jones and the continual Cleveland anger parade Kirk and his block party on Twitter Kirk is going to give something up for Lent The deep

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