Straily turns in quality start but Reds lose to Pirates 4-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds got a quality start, which was a welcome sight for a team with one of the worst pitching staffs in baseball. They still couldn't take advantage of it.

  • Written by JOHN PERROTTO, Associated Press

Bosa, Elliott leads OSU hit parade on draft night

Ezekiel Elliott swaggered across a red carpet that may as well have been scarlet Thursday, wearing a baby blue suit coat with a bow tie as he and a parade of NFL draft hopefuls preened for the cameras outside the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF

Browns trade down, select Baylor receiver Coleman at No. 15

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns came into the NFL draft craving speed, a downfield target and someone to score touchdowns.

Corey Coleman fills all three criteria.

"I can do a little bit of everything," he said.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Bengals take cornerback William Jackson III in 1st round

CINCINNATI (AP) — After being shut out of the top receivers, the Bengals went to one of their favorite standby picks for the first round and added another cornerback who will have to wait his time.

  • Written by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer