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Mayfield highlights the need to reduce penalties (0:21)

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

The Browns' early success in the running game in Friday's preseason loss to Buffalo, gaining 73 yards in the first quarter, overshadowed what was an unspectacular night from quarterbacks Tyrod Taylor and Baker Mayfield. Taylor played four possesions, completing 4-of-7 passes for 22 yards, while Mayfield played from late in the second quarter until early in the fourth quarter, completing 7-of-13 passes for 75 yards.

New reports come out against Ohio State's Smith (3:18)
Hyde uses stiff-arm for long run, adds a TD (0:46)
Ramirez drills 37th homer of the season (0:30)
Meyer's future at OSU will not be revealed until next week (1:04)
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Report alleges risky behavior by Smith at OSU

Zach Smith had sex toys delivered to him at Ohio State's football offices in 2015, according to an online report Friday, raising more questions about the former assistant coach's conduct while employed there under Urban Meyer.

Bryant and Browns meet, talks still ongoing (0:38)
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Do the Browns need Dez Bryant?

Rizz and Hammer open Friday's show discussing Dez Bryant's visit to Cleveland and whether the Browns have a need at receiver.

Browns look like 'likely landing spot' for Dez (0:44)
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Dez: Got to 'work some things out' with Browns

Pro Bowl wide receiver Dez Bryant is visiting the Browns in Cleveland, "just trying to work some things out," he said. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that no deal is expected Thursday night. The sides will continue talking and "will know more tomorrow."

Love knew LeBron's decision was between Lakers and Cavs (0:56)