Ballpark mustard maker drops Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo

Cleveland.com reports the Indians have told official partners like Bertman Foods Co., the maker of Bertman Original Ballpark Mustard, those relationships can't continue unless they stop using Chief Wahoo

Browns sign troubled running back Kareem Hunt

J.J. Watt calls out Twitter user criticizing him using his great-grandmother’s passing

Lindsey Vonn closes career with bronze medal

Boston Marathon survivor struck by car won’t run this year

Former Indians player-manager, baseball legend Frank Robinson dies at 83

New AAF football league feature might have prevented NFC title game no-call

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Saints fan’s obituary says he died Sunday ‘determined not to watch Super Bowl LIII’

Super Bowl reaches 100.7 million people, fewest in a decade

BGSU students volunteer at Super Bowl 53

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

Review: Thank U, Next: Maroon 5′s halftime show was basic

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Chiefs QB Mahomes takes MVP and top offensive player awards

The Chiefs quarterback landed a pair of honors at NFL Honors on Saturday night, taking The Associated Press 2018 MVP and Offensive Player of the Year awards.

Slam dunk: Gonzalez makes Hall, along with Bailey, Reed, Law

Towering tight end Tony Gonzalez is heading to the Hall of Fame, to be joined by three defensive backs who spent parts of their career trying to stop him.

‘It has to be perfect’: Maine man prepared Mercedes-Benz Stadium turf for Super Bowl 53

“Words can’t describe it. You see it for the first time and then you go inside and it’s so massive. Just the aura of the Super Bowl and to be involved in it even in a minute level and to get the field ready for a game of this magnitude is tremendous,” said Houghton.

Super Bowl food deals: How to get free wings, pizza and more

Several restaurants and food chains are offering deals and discounts related to the Super Bowl. Below is a list of some of the top deals we've found as of Friday.

Why do referees wear black and white stripes?

SPOILER ALERT: The 2019 Super Bowl ads are already here and some will have you talking

Former Steeler melts our heart: Bruce Gradkowski offers free coffee, appetizer for emergency workers at Social

Rams and Saints make NFL history with male cheerleaders in 2018

Psychology professor analyzes why people hate Patriot quarterback Tom Brady

Toledo Walleye Thursday morning game rescheduled to later in the day

All TPS athletics events canceled Tuesday through Thursday due to extreme cold weather

Toledo Public Schools announced all athletic events are canceled from Tuesday through Thursday due to the record-breaking cold weather coming our way.

Goodell argues referee’s decisions ‘are final’ in no-call lawsuit filing

In a response filed Sunday, NFL lawyers and Goodell argue that overruling a referee on the field does not fall within the NFL Commissioner's discretion.

Couple married over 3 decades found love at Wilson Sporting Goods' factory

Call it a match made in football heaven.

A glimpse inside the factory that makes every Super Bowl football

It turns out, northwest Ohio plays an integral role in this year’s Super Bowl.

5 of the most controversial NFL officiating calls

The non-call at the end of the NFC Championship Game between the Los Angeles Rams and New Orleans Saints will go down as one of the worst officiating blunders in NFL history.

Cleveland is the worst city for football fans, but which city is #1?

It may not surprise you that Cleveland comes in last, but which city do you think is #1?

Tom Brady shuts down ‘retirement’ talk with a single word

Tom Brady turns 42 in August and possesses the most Lombardi trophies of any quarterback in NFL history (five).However, that doesn't mean he'll be retiring anytime soon.v

BGSU Athletics offering free tickets to furloughed government workers

BGSU says each employee will also receive a voucher for free popcorn and a soft drink.The offer starts immediately.

Local hockey team helps children with disabilities, families on and off the ice

For children with physical and developmental disabilities, it can be hard to fit in.The Black Swamp Ice Frogs are a hockey team changing that.

Going paperless: Detroit Tigers only accepting mobile tickets at Comerica Park for the 2019 season

Tigers fans will now have to use the Major League Baseball Ballpark App or the Stub Hub App to get into the game, as now all forms of paper tickets will no longer be accepted.

Serena Williams loses quarterfinal stunner after foot-fault

The 37-year-old American didn't call for a trainer during the match and later wouldn't blame the ankle for the way everything changed down the stretch, saying afterward that it "seems to be fine."

NFL announces 2019 NFL London Games

The National Football League announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular season games on Monday. Four games will be held in the London and one in Mexico.

Louisiana eye doctor offers free eye exams for NFL referees after Saints loss

After the New Orleans Saints' heartbreaking and controversial loss to the Los Angeles Rams, an eye care business in Covington, La. is offering free exams for officials before next season.

Toledo hosting ECHL All-Star Game for first time this weekend

The big weekend has been in the planning stages for three years.

Gladys Knight to sing national anthem at the Super Bowl

The seven-time Grammy Award-winner says she's proud to use her voice to "unite and represent our country" in her hometown of Atlanta.

OHSAA: Parents, give refs a break

The OHSAA say more than 75 percent of all high school officials say adult behavior is the primary reason they quit, with 80 percent of all young officials hang up their whistles after just two years of becoming an official.

Walleye are prepared for winter weather on All-Star weekend

The events are expected to go on no matter the weather, especially since they’ve been in the works for so long.

Ready Freddie: Kitchens hired by Browns after offensive run

His next goal: Take the Browns where they've never been — the Super Bowl.

AP source: Browns pick coordinator Kitchens as next coach

The 44-year-old Kitchens has no previous head coaching experience, but his work with Cleveland's offense — and quarterback Baker Mayfield — in the season's second half vaulted him ahead of the other six candidates interviewed by the Browns.

Clemson is No. 1 for 3rd time in AP poll; ’Bama 2, Ohio St 3

Clemson finished No. 1 in The Associated Press poll for the third time after routing Alabama in the national championship game.

Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins declares for NFL draft

The third-year sophomore announced Monday on Twitter that he will depart the program after one year as a starter in which he broke most school and Big Ten single-season passing records.

Whistleblower alleging sex abuse at Ohio State is arrested

A warrant was issued for 50-year-old Mike DiSabato, of suburban Dublin, after he missed a Friday court date.

Former Toledo Rocket Matt Eberflus could become next Browns head coach

The Colts defensive coordinator and former Toledo Rockets linebacker became the latest prospect to coach the Browns when he was interviewed for the job on Sunday.

Investigation that benched Meyer cost Ohio State $1M

The investigation that led to a three-game suspension of Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer cost the university $1 million.

Fans raise money to pay Baker Mayfield fine, QB says proceeds will go to organization that protects at-risk children

Instead of going towards the fine, Mayfield says the money will go to an organization that helps at-risk children and families in the Cleveland area.

Baker Mayfield named NFL’s ‘Rookie of the Week’ (again) in final game

For the seventh time in the 2018 NFL season, Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield was named the NFL’s “Rookie of the Week” for his Week 17 performance against the Baltimore Ravens.

Ohio State’s gritty play leads to 28-23 win over Washington Huskies

Urban Meyer’s final game as head coach won’t soon be forgotten, and so far, it’s already a memorable evening on the primetime gridiron.

Buckeyes, Huskies face off in 105th edition of Rose Bowl

Ohio State faces Washington in the 105th edition of the Rose Bowl

According to LeBron James, LeBron James is the ‘greatest player of all time’

James, who left Cleveland for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2018 offseason, said the Cavaliers' comeback to win the 2016 NBA Championship against the Golden State Warriors propelled him to the top of the list.

Seattle, Columbus mayors wager $105 donation on Rose Bowl

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and Columbus, Ohio, Mayor Andrew Ginther are making a charitable bet on Tuesday's matchup between Washington and Ohio State in the 105th Rose Bowl

Toledo beats Penn 77-45 for 10th straight win

Jaelen Sanford scored 15 points, Nate Navigato added 14, and Toledo won its 10th straight with a 77-45 victory over Pennsylvania, ending the Quakers' six-game win streak

Warm weather brings out area golfers

General rule of thumb: If it’s forty degrees, no snow and hasn’t been raining, play golf.

UT’s Diontae Johnson entering 2019 NFL Draft

The All-MAC wide receiver, punt returner and kickoff returner said it's been an "honor and a privilege to play for such an incredible program, and it will be an experience I will continue to cherish forever."

From foe to fan: Steelers WR Antonio Brown is now the Browns’ biggest cheerleader

Even the Browns' divisional rivals are cheering for Baker Mayfield and Cleveland.

'QB-RV’: Baker Mayfield gridiron road home goes up for sale

The MSRP on the gridiron road house is $195,000.

Lake Erie still offering big catches in late December

With temps and weather conditions still staying north of freezing with relatively mild winds, the waters of western Lake Erie are producing a bumper crop of fish ready for harvest.

Browns' Mayfield racking up awards, leading Browns revival

Browns rookie QB Mayfield racking up awards during turnaround season.

Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator Freddie Kitchens pens heartfelt letter on meaning of Christmas

"What is wrong with making sure your loved ones hear 'I love you'?" - Freddie Kitchens

Time change: Browns, Ravens game moved to CBS ‘Game of the Week’ slot

The Cleveland Browns final game of the season against the Baltimore Ravens has been moved to the late afternoon timeslot on Sunday.

’Bengals Got Ran Over by a Baker’ | Children turn another Christmas classic into Cleveland Browns anthem

After an Ohio family of Cleveland fans went viral for turning the tune of Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer into Baker the Touchdown Maker, they turned another Christmas classic into a Browns anthem.

Mayfield replaces infamous Browns jersey with long list of past starting quarterbacks

Browns' #6 has officially replaced “that quarterback jersey” displayed in the window of Brokaw on the corner of West 6th Street and West Lakeside Avenue.

Browns eliminated from playoffs

Browns playoff hopes dashed by Tennessee

Cavs lose in Canada

Raptors never trail in win over Cleveland

UT Rockets fall to Florida International University 35-32 in Bahamas

It was an unforgettable week for the Toledo football team in the Bahamas, but the season didn’t end the way they would have liked.

Local cancer patient, Steelers fan gets surprise gift from Hall of Famer

On the back of the jersey is a special message from Hall of Famer and Steeler great, Jerome Bettis: "John, from one champ to another, stay strong. Jerome Bettis, ‘The Bus.'’

Bahamas Bowl kickoff is just hours away

The kickoff is at 12:30 p.m. and the bowl game is being broadcast on ESPN.

Rockets in the Bahamas: Practice, island activities preview their bowl game

Friday at 12:30 p.m, the Rockets will face FIU in The Bahamas Bowl.

Former Browns WR Josh Gordon is ‘stepping away’ from football again, reportedly faces indefinite suspension

Josh Gordon, the former Cleveland Browns wide receiver, says he needs to focus on his mental health and is stepping away from professional football again.

Man accused of attacking Browns fan has bond set at $50,000

The police report shows the victim was knocked unconscious during the incident.

Rockets get down to business in paradise

But though it's sunny in the Bahamas, be assured that the Rockets are putting in the work, too. After all this is a business trip.

Myles Garrett, Denzel Ward tapped for 2019 Pro Bowl

Welcome to the New Browns.

Baker or Saquon: Who should win Rookie of the Year?

You know the answer.

Cleveland Indians slugger Michael Brantley headed to Astros; Rajai Davis going to Mets: Report

The roster shifts continue as 2019 spring training inches closer for the Cleveland Indians.

Ohio State running back Mike Weber to enter NFL draft

Ohio State running back Mike Weber plans to enter NFL draft after Rose Bowl

Rogers player, South Carolina commit Zia Cooke getting recognized by SportsCenter, celebrities

Since making the decision to play for South Carolina University next year, Zia Cooke has been getting looks from Sports Illustrated, SportsCenter and celebrities such as Dwayne Wade and Chance the Rapper.

Gregg Williams already has more wins as head coach than Hue Jackson had with Browns

The Cleveland Browns won another close game on Saturday night.

Return of the King: HR record-holder Mike Hessman rejoining Mud Hens as hitting coach

Mike Hessman, the home run king of Minor League Baseball and the Mud Hens, is joining the team as hitting coach for the 2019 season.

Las Vegas bests Cleveland in push to host NFL Draft

The decision comes 18 months after the league approved the Raiders’ move to the desert.