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Recent articles by Steve:

Browns road map. Can Kevin Stefanski match "away" record last achieved by Butch Davis?

Kevin Stefanski looks to Minnesota to get the Cleveland Browns on the road again in a manner worthy of Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson. 2021 rides on it. → Read More

Edgerrin James rocks his dreads, dubs himself 'inmate No. 336" in Hall of Fame Enshrinement

Edgerrin James turns from the podium to his Hall of Fame bust and sees 'the same dreads' they told him not to wear. → Read More

Impossibly outnumbered, Bud Shaffer survived 'Forgotten War,' became shining example to others

Bud Shaffer lived a lifetime of service, from the Korean War at 20 to volunteer work at 90. As July 4th approaches, his son and others remember him. → Read More

Captain Jeff Logan's quick takes on Ohio State football regimes from Woody to Ryan Day

Jeff Logan played for Woody, did radio with Earle, helped pick Tress, and cast a warning amid a big hire. Logan sizes up the last 8 Buckeye head coaches. → Read More

OHSAA state championship football games back at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton

The Ohio High School Athletic Association and the Pro Football Hall of Fame jointly announced Canton will host the football state championship games. → Read More

Steve Doerschuk: Charge gone, but this might not be the end of Canton connection

Repository sports columnist Steve Doerschuk writes that the Canton Charge leaving is "a bruise, not a gash." → Read More

Massillon seniors ace semifinals baseball exam, change stadiums in time for graduation

Massillon spent a bit too much time hitting the baseball, and it was getting late for an important postgame date. → Read More

2021 NFL Draft Grades: Cleveland Browns get an 'A' for their entire eight-man draft class

Steve Doerschuk gives an overall grade to the performance of the Cleveland Browns' front office in the 2021 NFL Draft, which netted 8 new players. → Read More

2021 NFL Draft Grades: Cleveland Browns get B's on up for Day 3 picks

Steve Doerschuk gives an instant grade for Browns' Day 3 picks from Cincinnati, Ohio State, West Virginia, Georgia and UCLA. → Read More

Ohio State defensive tackle Tommy Togiai drafted by Cleveland Browns in the fourth round

With a fourth-round pick, the Cleveland Browns selected Tommy Togiai of Ohio State. → Read More

2021 NFL Draft Grades: Cleveland Browns get a 'B+' for drafting Anthony Schwartz in Round 3

Steve Doerschuk gives an instant grade for Browns' third-round pick Anthony Schwartz, a receiver out of Auburn with elite speed. → Read More

2021 NFL Draft Grades: Cleveland Browns get a 'B' for drafting Greg Newsome in Round 1

Steve Doerschuk grades the Browns' top pick. → Read More

2021 NFL Draft: Cleveland Browns' Day 2 targets in second, third rounds

With the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft completed, the Cleveland Browns have options as they look at the best available players on Day 2. → Read More

Nine enshrined posthumously in ghostly, mirthful, unique Pro Football Hall of Fame event

"Daddy, you made it," says daughter of a Hall of Famer as she tearfully uncloaks his bronze bust during posthumous enshrinement for last two classes. → Read More

It's gloomy as can be in Pittsburgh, but what a day for baseball in Hartville, Ohio

Twenty-two Lake Blue Streaks take the baseball field with 22 teachers who have made a difference in their lives. → Read More

It was fun while it lasted, Hoover twin says as last state swim meet races by for Vikings' 'fab five'

Hoover swimmers who went on state-meet thrill rides as freshmen make a grand exit as seniors at Branin Natatorium. → Read More

Jackson diver Zach Schering ends high school career with best state finish

In his fourth state meet, Jackson senior Zach Schering ended his high school career with his best finish. → Read More

New Hall of Famer John Lynch reveals how Super Bowl talented Patrick Mahomes escaped him

While new Hall of Famer Peyton Manning reminisces about sipping mai tais at Pro Bowls, his friend John Lynch shares a priceless Patrick Mahomes story. → Read More

Charles Woodson and Calvin Johnson lead Class of 2021 into the Pro Football Hall of Fame

The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2021 is being announced Saturday night during NFL Honors. → Read More

10 good reasons Cleveland Browns can contend for 2022 Super Bowl

Baker Mayfield could be coming into a Drew Brees sort of prime. Kevin Stefanski has a war chest full of options. 10 reasons Browns can take next step. → Read More