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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s Interscholastic Athletics Office is announcing, the James F. Rhodes football team will forfeit their game against Glenville this weekend. The game was scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 17, 2011 at John Marshall Field. The forfeit comes on the heals of a one game suspension […]

22-year-old Donald Young beat No. 24 Juan Ignacio Chela of Argentina to advance to the fourth round of The U.S. Open. Young, one of four Americans among the final 16, entered the Grand Slam an 84th-ranked wild-card entry. He was a prodigy at 15, a washout at 20, a poster child for the perils of […]

22-year-old Donald Young beat No. 24 Juan Ignacio Chela of Argentina to advance to the fourth round of The U.S. Open. Young, one of four Americans among the final 16, entered the Grand Slam an 84th-ranked wild-card entry. He was a prodigy at 15, a washout at 20, a poster child for the perils of […]

Superstar Serena Williams will return to the court this month (June 20) at the world famous tournament Wimbledon in England.  Williams has been off the court almost a year because of serious health issues that prevented her to play.  The last time she played was last July at the Glam Slam in which she won […]

Superstar Serena Williams will return to the court this month (June 20) at the world famous tournament Wimbledon in England.  Williams has been off the court almost a year because of serious health issues that prevented her to play.  The last time she played was last July at the Glam Slam in which she won […]

Roland Martin believes that famous athletes should assist our communities but the real question is what are you prepared to do to make a difference in your neighborhood. WATCH:

Roland Martin, Stephen A. Smith and Arsenio Hall discuss athletes and philanthropy during the Alonzo Mourning And Magic Johnson’s 8-Ball Challenge. WATCH:

It’s amazing how so many fans always want to see players give their all on the field. And, look. I understand that, but you saw the reaction to Jake Cutler. When he chose not to play in the NFC championship game because of a knee injury, you had people condemning him, trashing him for saying […]

It’s amazing how so many fans always want to see players give their all on the field. And, look. I understand that, but you saw the reaction to Jake Cutler. When he chose not to play in the NFC championship game because of a knee injury, you had people condemning him, trashing him for saying […]

Over the last 10 years, much has been written about the declining numbers of African-Americans playing Major League Baseball and collegiate baseball. African-Americans make up just 9 percent of all of those playing Major League Baseball this year, a far cry from the 27 percent in 1974. The 2010 College World Series featured eight African-American […]

So how much trouble can an athlete who is used to using his hands get into with just his thumbs and 140 characters? Apparently a lot. Following the fallout from the trash talking tweet of Browns cornerback Brandon McDonald about the Cincinnati Bengals signing of Terrell Owens, Browns Head Coach Eric Mangini decided to address […]