FIFA ethics committee bans Jerome Valcke for 12 years

GENEVA (AP) — Jerome Valcke, Sepp Blatter's long-time right-hand man, was banned from all soccer-related activity for 12 years Friday for misconduct during his term as FIFA secretary general.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Group backs off $5M request for Browns' facility in Columbus

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Columbus development group plans to stop pushing a request for the state to help pay $5 million to build a practice facility for the Cleveland Browns at Ohio State University so the team can move its summer training camp.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS