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Meyer puts 2016 ending on his shoulders (2:31)
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Youth movement?

Chicago, Houston and Cleveland enter this season with a rookie QB battling for a starting role. With the Browns and Bears, the rookie is looking to beat out an offseason acquisition.

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Browns updated QB depth chart

The Insiders with Aaron Goldhammer and Emmett Golden give their thoughts on Hue Jackson's updated QB depth chart for the Giants game.

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Is Ohio State the best team in the country? (1:07)

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Injury update — With Joel Bitonio out, John Greco moves into the starting lineup at left guard for Monday's game against the Giants. With Cam Erving out due to injury and Joe Thomas not playing, rookie Rod Johnson will start at left tackle.

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Thoughts on LeBron's comments

The Next Level gives their "One Word Wednesday" word about LeBron James following his comments on the issues facing our country.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Quarterback Brock Osweiler will start preseason game two Monday night against the Giants. Rookie DeShone Kizer moves up to second team. Hue Jackson said the order is for this game only and a decision on the regular season will come after Monday's game.

Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer 

The clock in the Ohio State football complex is already counting down (to the second) to The Game. Urban Meyer is 5-0 vs. Michigan and 26-3 vs. his chief rivals during his head coaching career. Meyer said rivalries are what separate college football from the NFL. "I grew up in the 10-year war with Woody Hayes and Bo Schembechler. ... For 365 days, you have to live with it if you lose this game," Meyer told ESPN.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Browns announce OL Joel Bitonio and T Cam Erving will miss Monday's game with injury. Both are week to week.

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Ohm: LeBron surpasses Jordan on social causes (1:11)
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Have the Buckeyes won enough under Meyer? (2:54)

Chris Low ESPN Senior Staff Writer 

One of the most obvious changes for Ohio State this season is new offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson. Head coach Urban Meyer told ESPN on Wednesday that Wilson brings a "swagger" to the Buckeyes' offense and Meyer has been encouraged by what he's seen this preseason in terms of their ability to make more big plays down the field.

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Meyer on Harbaugh relationship: 'Mutual respect' (0:52)
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Can the Clippers land Kyrie?

Is there any way the Clippers can land Kyrie? Plus, Ramona Shelburne talks about the possibility of LeBron James coming to L.A. and which two players could join him in 2018.

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Athletes continuing to take a stand

Keyshawn Johnson joins Trudell and Rodgers to talk about LeBron's comments toward Donald Trump and explain how more athletes are using their platforms to take a stand. Plus, is Jared Goff good enough to be a QB in the NFL?

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LeBron's role in national dialogue around race (6:58)