Ex-NFL player gets clean, now seeks college coach position

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State University football player whose NFL career fell apart because of an addiction to painkillers says he wants to become a college coach and help others avoid similar pitfalls now that he's clean and has earned a college degree.

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Dayton holds off Rhode Island 67-64, stays undefeated in A10

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Scoochie Smith had 21 points, five rebounds and six assists, Kendall Pollard added 18 points on his 22nd birthday and Dayton held off Rhode Island 67-64 in an Atlantic 10 showdown on Friday night.

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Ryder Cup the latest moment to define Ryan Moore

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Ryan Moore was reminded of how much the Ryder Cup helped shape his career after he stuffed two wedges for tap-in birdies, shot a 67 and shared the lead with Justin Thomas going into the weekend at the SBS Tournament of Champions.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer