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2009-10-04 17:25:35

Shayne Graham's 31-yard field goal with 4 seconds to play in overtime Sunday gave the Cincinnati Bengals a 23-20 win over the Cleveland Browns. The game-winner capped a 13-play, 67-yard drive for the Bengals (3-1). Carson Palmer threw touchdown passes of 5 and 2 yards to Chad Ochocinco for Cincinnati, which also scored on a 75-yard fumble return by Robert Geathers. Palmer was 23-of-44 for 230 yards. Derek Anderson completed 25-of-48 passes for 269 yards and a 1-yard touchdown toss to Steve...

2009-09-30 11:13:30

Derek Anderson is taking over as starting quarterback for the Cleveland Browns, Coach Eric Mangini said Wednesday. Mangini said Anderson would start Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals as the Browns look for their first win of the season. Brady Quinn started the first three games but was pulled at halftime of Sunday's 34-3 loss to Baltimore. Quinn won the starting job during training camp, although Mangini didn't announce that until the start of the regular-season opener. The Browns...

2009-08-29 22:32:58

Brady Quinn hit 11-of-15 passes for 128 yards, including a touchdown to Braylon Edwards, Saturday to help Cleveland beat Tennessee 23-17. Edwards had three receptions for 51 yards. Derek Anderson completed 7-of-11 for 77 yards, and Jamal Lewis ran for 23 yards on 10 carries and caught four passes for 36 yards. Tennessee starting quarterback Kerry Collins was 11-of-14 for 102 yards and a touchdown. Vince Young completed 17-of-24 passes for 174 yards with a TD and an interception that was...

2008-12-17 17:57:29

The Hollywood team behind the upcoming fourth Terminator movie Terminator Salvation is already planning a fifth installment of the franchise. Variety.com said Halcyon Co. heads Derek Anderson and Victor Kubicek are developing another sequel alongside the fourth movie's director McG. Anderson and Kubicek have signed current Batman portrayer Christian Bale to play hero John Connor in three Terminator films, but they initially said they planned to wait until after the fourth flick comes out next...

2008-12-02 15:41:11

Cleveland quarterback Brady Quinn is taking his surgeon's advice and undergoing surgery to fix his broken right finger, the team says. He is expected to be recovering for 10 weeks, which means Quinn is probably out for the season. Quinn broke his finger in a Nov. 17 game against Buffalo, suffering tendon damage in his throwing hand in the 29-27 victory over the Bills. He started the next week against Houston, but was pulled in the second half as the Browns went down 16-6. Surgery is scheduled...

2008-11-26 12:05:00

Cleveland quarterback Brady Quinn, made the starter three games ago, has been lost to the Browns for the rest of the season because of a broken finger. Quinn broke the index finger on his right -- passing -- hand Nov. 17 during Cleveland's 29-27 win over the Buffalo Bills. It was his first victory as an NFL starting quarterback. Browns Coach Romeo Crennel on Wednesday said Quinn would need time or surgery for the injury to heal. He said Quinn will decide later whether to have surgery. He...

2008-10-14 06:00:13

By Tom Pedulla CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Browns breathed new life into their season with a shocking 35-14 rout of the previously unbeaten New York Giants on Monday night that abruptly ended the road dominance of the defending Super Bowl champions. The Giants were bidding for the second-longest winning streak away from home in NFL history after the San Francisco 49ers' 18 in a row from 1988 to 1990. Instead, their run ended at 11 with their first road defeat since a 45-35 shootout...

2006-03-05 00:38:13

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Alonzo Mourning slammed the game-winning dunk with 1.8 seconds remaining to cap a Miami Heat rally for an eighth straight victory, a 95-93 home decision over the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday. Mourning's dunk gave the Heat its first lead of the game as Miami recovered from a 17-point deficit despite the absence of guard Dwyane Wade, who missed the game due to a wrist injury. To make matters worse for the hosts, Shaquille O'Neal fouled out with 3:45 left for Miami,...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.