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  1. Wiedmeier's extension welcome for Browns

    Pat McManamon

    In November of 2012, I sat down with Cleveland Browns vice president Bryan Wiedmeier to talk about a struggle that had just been thrust, shockingly, into his life. That challenge was a Grade 4 brain tumor caused by an aggressive form of cancer, a ...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  2. Cancer survivor, 5, scores TD for Cleveland Browns

    With a handoff from Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden and a few nudges from running back Trent Richardson, 5-year-old cancer survivor Ryan Encinas covered the 40 yards as fast as he could.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2013
  3. Milt Campbell, first black Olympic decathlon winner, dies

    Milt Campbell, who became the first African-American to win the Olympic decathlon in 1956 and went on to play professional football and become a motivational speaker, has died after a battle with prostate cancer, his family said Saturday. He was 78.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2012
  4. Colts detail ways to honor Pagano

    Paul Kuharsky

    Indianapolis Star columnist Bob Kravitz is encouraging Indianapolis Colts fans to add a splash of orange to their outfit Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. The stadium will have a lot of pink in it, as it's the first game of Breast Cancer Awareness Mont...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  5. Chris Spielman's book shines a new light on his wife's struggle

    Jane McManus

    Chris Spielman and his wife, Stefanie, were always forthcoming in talking about Stefanie's battle with breast cancer. The former NFL star is now offering more intimate details of his family's struggle in his new book.

    Story | Conversation | May 01, 2012
  6. How Trent Richardson ended up at prom

    Jamison Hensley

    Alabama running back Trent Richardson, who is a top candidate to get selected fourth overall by the Cleveland Browns, took 17-year-old cancer survivor Courtney Alvis to the senior prom this month. How Richardson ended up there is detailed in a great ...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  7. Video: Trent Richardson goes to prom

    Jamison Hensley

    Alabama running back Trent Richardson, who could be selected fourth overall by the Cleveland Browns in 10 days, took 17-year-old cancer survivor Courtney Alvis to the senior prom over the weekend. We addressed this in the AFC North blog on Friday,...

    Blog | April 16, 2012
  8. Former Ohio State Buckeyes QBs coach Joe Daniels dies at 69

    Former Ohio State quarterbacks coach Joe Daniels died Sunday after a long battle with cancer, the university said. He was 69.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2011
  9. Cleveland Cavaliers host pediatric cancer research fundraiser eve...

    While they wait for the NBA lockout to end, the Cleveland Cavaliers are putting their time off to good use.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2011
  10. Former AFL star Cookie Gilchrist dies of cancer at 75

    Former AFL star fullback Cookie Gilchrist has died of cancer at 75.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2011
  11. Ex-SMU AD Copeland passes away

    Richard Durrett

    Former SMU athletic director Jim Copeland died Friday night from cancer. He was 65 and died at his home in Charlottesville, Virginia. Copeland, who played football and was later athletic director at Virginia, becamse the SMU AD after serving in th...

    Blog | June 05, 2010
  12. Former Cleveland Browns lineman, ex-Virginia Cavaliers lineman Ji...

    Former Cleveland Browns lineman and ex-Virginia athletic director Jim Copeland has died. He was 65.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2010
  13. Stefanie Spielman, wife of Chris Spielman, dies after long battle...

    The wife of former NFL and Ohio State star Chris Spielman has died after a lengthy battle with cancer.

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2009
  14. Teams seem happier without Terrell Owens -- Adam Schefter

    Adam Schefter

    Answering more reader questions, Adam Schefter discusses T.O. as a locker room cancer, the Ravens' Super Bowl chances and how the Colts will overcome the loss of Dwight Freeney. Plus, why does the Niners' defense seem to have Adrian Peterson's number?

    Blog | Conversation | September 30, 2009
  15. Around the AFC East: Woe is Trent Edwards

    Tim Graham

    Posted by's Tim Graham Buffalo Bills Buffalo News columnist Jerry Sullivan runs down quarterback Trent Edwards' troubling history of shoulder injuries.Former Bills quarterback and New York congressman Jack Kemp has cancer, with sources close...

    Blog | January 09, 2009
  16. Andruzzi putting up fight against 'aggressive' non-Hodgkin's lymp...

    Joe Andruzzi was diagnosed in May with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- cancer of the cells of the lymphatic system -- and has returned to the Boston area for treatment.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2007