Tom Withers, The Associated Press

Tom Withers

The Associated Press

Cleveland, OH, United States

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Recent:
  • The Morning Journal
  • The News-Herald
  • IndeOnline.com
  • mySA
  • KCTV5 - Kansas City
  • WKYC Channel 3 News
Past:
  • Boston.com
  • WDRB News
  • Daily Herald
  • Houston Chronicle
  • FOX 32 News
  • The Denver Post
  • FOX 11 Los Angeles
  • Winnipeg Free Press
  • The Associated Press
  • TIME.com
  • and more…

Recent articles by Tom:

Stefanski on late play-calling: ‘I’m sick about it’ – Morning Journal

There were numerous bumps and bruises absorbed by the Browns in a high-scoring shootout loss in Los Angeles. → Read More

Browns’ Jedrick Wills Jr. out vs. Chargers; LB Walker back – News-Herald

Baker Mayfield’s blind side — and damaged left shoulder — will be protected by a backup this week. → Read More

Browns’ Myles Garrett misses second practice, expects to play vs. Chargers – Morning Journal

Browns star defensive end and NFL sacks leader Myles Garrett expects to play Oct. 10 against the Chargers despite missing his second practice of the week Oct. 8 due to soreness. → Read More

Indians leave name behind as injury-riddled season ends

The storybook ending wasn’t in the cards. The Indians finished more than 100 years of being called the Indians without another championship. → Read More

Browns’ defense dominating, surprising after sluggish start

For the second straight week, the Browns’ defense dominated during an old-school, 14-7 win over the Vikings in coach Kevin Stefanski’s return to his pro football roots on Oct. 3. → Read More

Running wild: Browns’ Hunt a ‘devil’ when he has the ball

BEREA, Ohio – Arms flailing, legs churning while kicking up grass and dirt as his dreadlocked hair flies from under his helmet, Kareem Hunt’s got a running style that’s both unort… → Read More

End of an era: Cleveland beats Kansas City Royals in final home game before name change

Amed Rosario and Cal Quantrill helped Cleveland win its last home game before becoming the Guardians, 8-3 over the Kansas City Royals on Monday. → Read More

Myles Garrett, Browns slam Bears, 26-6

Myles Garrett recorded a franchise record 4 1/2 sacks and Cleveland brought down Chicago’s Justin Fields nine times in his first NFL start as the Browns thumped the Bears, 26-6. → Read More

Name drop: Cleveland set to say goodbye to Indians for good

CLEVELAND (AP) — There's no more debate or decisions forthcoming. There's still some... → Read More

Baker Mayfield shakes off injury, leads Browns past Texans, 31-21

Baker Mayfield came back after hurting his left shoulder to throw a touchdown pass and run for a TD, leading the Browns to a 31-21 win over the Texans, who were in it until starting quarterback Tyr… → Read More

Browns’ Harrison fined for sideline skirmish vs. Chiefs – News-Herald

Browns safety Ronnie Harrison was fined $12,128 by the NFL for unsportsmanlike conduct after he shoved Kansas City assistant coach Greg Lewis during a skirmish in last week’s season opener. → Read More

Browns safety Harrison fined for sideline skirmish vs Chiefs

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns safety Ronnie Harrison was fined $12,128 by the NFL for unsportsmanlike conduct after he shoved Kansas City assistant coach Greg Lewis during a skirmish in last → Read More

Cleveland Browns LB Anthony Walker Jr. out at least 3 games with hamstring injury

Walker is going on injured reserve with a hamstring issue. → Read More

Browns’ new-look defense faces tough first test with Chiefs

Other than those familiar orange helmets, and the impossible-to-ignore Myles Garrett, the Browns might be unrecognizable to Patrick Mahomes. → Read More

Indians manager Terry Francona resting after toe surgery

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manger Terry Francona is resting comfortably after undergoing toe surgery, his second operation since stepping aside for the season in July.Fra → Read More

Indians catcher Ramos out for year with torn knee ligaments

Indians catcher Wilson Ramos will require season-ending surgery for torn ligaments in his left knee, the team said. → Read More

Indians catcher Ramos out for year with torn knee ligaments – Morning Journal

Indians catcher Wilson Ramos will require season-ending surgery for torn ligaments in his left knee, the team said. → Read More

Araúz 3-run homer lifts Boston past Indians – Morning Journal

Jonathan Araúz hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning after being recalled before the game due to Boston’s COVID-19 case, sending the Red Sox to a 4-3 win on Friday night over the Cleveland Ind… → Read More

Araúz 3-run homer lifts Boston past Indians

Jonathan Araúz hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning after being recalled before the game due to Boston’s COVID-19 case, sending the Red Sox to a 4-3 win on Friday night over the Cleveland Ind… → Read More

Jonathan Araúz recalled, hits 3-run homer to lift Red Sox past Indians

Araúz was called up after Kiké Hernández and Christian Arroyo were placed on the COVID-19 injured list on Friday. Read more on Bosotn.com. → Read More