Buckeyes' progress pleases Meyer as Penn State game looms


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A month ago some Ohio State faithful urged the benching of quarterback J.T. Barrett because of the anemic passing game. Now he's being talked about as a potential Heisman Trophy candidate.

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  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

IOC expects decisions on Russian doping cases next month


Investigators at the International Olympic Committee expect to have "a number" of doping cases involving Russians at the Sochi Olympics resolved by the end of November, but they have no plans to dictate the eligibility of these athletes for next year's Winter Games in Pyeongchang.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer