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    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos

    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photosVikings cheerleaders dance like they're a game and a half behind the Lions cheerleaders.
    • Sports
    • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
    College

    College Football Show: Talking UM playoff chances

    College Football Show: Talking UM playoff chancesHosts Angelique S. Chengelis, Bob Wojnowski and Tony Paul look at the past week in college football.
    • College
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    Pistons

    How to watch: Detroit Pistons vs. Atlanta Hawks

    How to watch: Detroit Pistons vs. Atlanta HawksPISTONS VS. HAWKS
    • Pistons
    • 19 hours, 36 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions rule 5 starters questionable against Saints

    Lions rule 5 starters questionable against SaintsZiggy Ansah, Tahir Whitehead, Marvin Jones and DeAndre Levy are among those with statuses in doubt.
    • Lions
    • 2 hours, 49 minutes ago
    College

    Western Michigan vs. Ohio preview: All on the line

    Western Michigan vs. Ohio preview: All on the lineWestern Michigan is heavily favored, but don’t discount the pressure the Broncos are under.
    • College
    • 2 hours, 50 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Peppers finalist for Tribune's Silver Football award

    UM's Peppers finalist for Tribune's Silver Football awardRedshirt sophomore is vying with Ohio State’s J.T. Barrett and Curtis Samuel and Penn State’s Saquon Barkley for top Big Ten player.
    • Wolverines
    • 30 minutes ago
    College

    Broncos feeling the heat; so what’s new?

    Broncos feeling the heat; so what’s new?Friday night’s Mid-American Conference championship game against Ohio (8-4) at Ford Field is the next challenge.
    • College
    • 2 hours, 49 minutes ago
    College

    Familiar foes Grand Valley-Ferris renew rivalry in postseason

    Familiar foes Grand Valley-Ferris renew rivalry in postseasonGrand Valley State has played Ferris State 46 times in history, tied for most with Saginaw Valley State.
    • College
    • 1 hour, 35 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Where Tigers’ roster stands at critical juncture

    Where Tigers’ roster stands at critical junctureChanges are a-comin’. That’s been the mantra of general manager Al Avila since the end of last season.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM's John Beilein on Saturday's game against Kennesaw State

    UM's John Beilein on Saturday's game against Kennesaw StateMichigan coach talks about overcoming Wednesday's tough loss to Virginia Tech.
    • Wolverines
    • 26 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Four-star safety J'Marick Woods sticking with Michigan

    Four-star safety J'Marick Woods sticking with MichiganAfter weighing Arkansas and Mississippi, Florence, Ala. announced Friday he will enroll early at UM.
    • Wolverines
    • 29 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' RB Washington struggling to explode off launch pad

    Lions' RB Washington struggling to explode off launch padThe team kept the seventh-round pick for his big-play ability, but too often he's getting stuck behind the line of scrimmage.
    • Lions
    • 5 hours, 24 minutes ago
    Nfl

    Cowboys-Vikings was most watched Thursday night game

    Cowboys-Vikings was most watched Thursday night gameThe game, which Dallas won 17-15, had a 14.1 household rating in Nielsen's meter market overnights
    • Nfl
    • 1 hour, 52 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Ankle sidelines MSU's Bridges at least 2 weeks

    Ankle sidelines MSU's Bridges at least 2 weeksBridges is Michigan State’s leading scorer and rebounder, averaging 16.6 points and 8.8 rebounds.
    • Spartans
    • 13 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Nation

    Quake scale: Ohio State win vs Michigan rocked stadium

    Quake scale: Ohio State win vs Michigan rocked stadiumGeologists say the Buckeyes’ game-winning touchdown in double overtime against rival Michigan had Ohio Stadium rocking
    • Nation
    • 7 hours, 21 minutes ago
    Gregg Krupa

    Krupa: Ott gives Wings much-needed brawn

    Krupa: Ott gives Wings much-needed brawnThe importance of being Steve Ott is his toughness and defensive reliability.
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    • 20 hours, 6 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Smith coming on in fill-in role for Pistons

    Smith coming on in fill-in role for PistonsDuring the past week, Ish Smith has been a different player, helping the Pistons to four wins in five games.
    • Pistons
    • 21 hours, 48 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Panthers edge Wings in OT, Abdelkader hurt

    Panthers edge Wings in OT, Abdelkader hurtThe Red Wings stretched their streak of games getting points but this one won’t feel as good.
    • Red Wings
    • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Tigers

    CBA further incentivizes Tigers to shed payroll

    CBA further incentivizes Tigers to shed payrollThe consequences for the Tigers not getting under the threshold will be more severe under the new agreement.
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    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Tigers

    Report: Verlander, Upton purchase $5.5M Beverly Hills house

    Report: Verlander, Upton purchase $5.5M Beverly Hills houseDetroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander and fiancée Kate Upton have purchased a house in Beverly Hills, California, for $5.475 million, according to a report.
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    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' Teryl Austin, Jim Bob Cooter deflect talk of head coaching jobs

    Lions' Teryl Austin, Jim Bob Cooter deflect talk of head coaching jobsIf the Lions win the division, both Teryl Austin and Jim Bob Cooter could draw interest for head coaching vacancies.
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    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    College

    Jayru Campbell has one more game to prove himself

    Jayru Campbell has one more game to prove himselfFormer Detroit Cass Tech star Jayru Campbell will be playing for his football life Saturday afternoon.
    • College
    • 22 hours, 32 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Trieu: MSU makes big push for Harris, others

    Trieu: MSU makes big push for Harris, othersThe Spartans have already had in-home visits with two of their top remaining senior targets, Cleveland Heights wide receiver Jaylen Harris and Covington (Ga.) Newton linebacker Jaquan Henderson.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    College

    Defense is the key to Broncos’ success

    Defense is the key to Broncos’ successWestern Michigan senior Keion Adams couldn’t stop smiling as he walked around Ford Field Thursday.
    • College
    • 19 hours, 23 minutes ago
    College

    Detroit News predictions: Western Michigan vs. Ohio

    Detroit News predictions: Western Michigan vs. OhioTony Paul, David Goricki, Bob Wojnowski and John Niyo predict the outcome of Friday’s game.
    • College
    • 20 hours, 59 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions doing 'weird stuff' to find right O-line combo

    Lions doing 'weird stuff' to find right O-line comboThe Lions continue to rotate players at left guard, looking for the best short-term solution at that spot.
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    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Pistons

    Pistons’ Drummond fined $15,000 for elbow

    Pistons’ Drummond fined $15,000 for elbowAndre Drummond wasn’t sure what the penalty was going to be, but was pretty sure a penalty was coming.
    • Pistons
    • 23 hours, 40 minutes ago
    College

    WMU-fueled MAC title game will set attendance record

    WMU-fueled MAC title game will set attendance recordWestern Michigan's fans are set to pack Ford Field on Friday night.
    • College
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    College

    Thursday's basketball: Golden Grizzlies improve to 7-1

    Thursday's basketball: Golden Grizzlies improve to 7-1Sherron Dorsey-Walker had 27 points as Oakland cruised to a 92-64 win over Oral Roberts in Rochester.
    • College
    • 14 hours, 21 minutes ago
    Big Ten

    Thursday's football: Wilson quits as coach at Indiana

    Thursday's football: Wilson quits as coach at IndianaHe was the longest-tenured Indiana coach since Bill Mallory, the school’s career leader in wins, departed after the 1996 season.
    • Big Ten
    • 21 hours, 41 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Stability in lines pays off for Red Wings

    Stability in lines pays off for Red WingsNo tinkering, no shuffling forwards around. For the last several games, Detroit Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill has kept all four lines the same.
    • Red Wings
    • 18 hours, 53 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Thursday’s roundup: Maholmes leads East English girls
    East English Village used strong defense and a standout performance from C’Erra Maholmes to defeat Detroit Cody, 50-31.

    Thursday’s roundup: Maholmes leads East English girlsEast English Village used strong defense and a standout performance from C’Erra Maholmes to defeat Detroit Cody, 50-31.
    • High Schools
    • 18 hours, 39 minutes ago
    College

    Wojo: CFP committee gives UM shot, sends message

    Wojo: CFP committee gives UM shot, sends message If No. 4 Washington loses to Colorado Friday night, it sure looks like No. 5 Michigan (10-2) will get into the four-team playoff.
    • College
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    College

    Ohio freshman Quinton Maxwell likely gets start at QB

    Ohio freshman Quinton Maxwell likely gets start at QBRedshirt has played the last few games as senior Greg Windham has been dealing with a leg injury.
    • College
    • 19 hours, 12 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Zak Irvin gets cold at worst time for Michigan

    Zak Irvin gets cold at worst time for MichiganSenior forward Zak Irvin wanted the ball in the most critical moments.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Tigers

    All-Star Game no longer determines Series home-field advantage

    All-Star Game no longer determines Series home-field advantageThe league that wins baseball's All-Star Game no longer will get home-field advantage in the World Series, which instead will go to the pennant winner with the better regular-season record.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    College

    Goricki: Broncos, Fleck won’t lose focus with so much at stake

    Goricki: Broncos, Fleck won’t lose focus with so much at stakeWestern Michigan athletic director Kathy Beauregard hired P.J. Fleck for one reason – to guide the Broncos to a Mid-American Conference championship.
    • College
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    College

    EMU's Rob Murphy has travel tips for bowl-bound football team

    EMU's Rob Murphy has travel tips for bowl-bound football teamRob Murphy has some tips for Chris Creighton.
    • College
    • 14 hours, 9 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' Caldwell has no regrets with handling of Levy

    Lions' Caldwell has no regrets with handling of LevyAfter missing 11 games, why didn't the Lions place Levy on injured reserve following his early-season injury"
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    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    College

    Five possible jobs in 2017 for WMU's P.J. Fleck

    Five possible jobs in 2017 for WMU's P.J. FleckWestern Michigan coach P.J. Fleck hasn't pulled the Nick Saban. He hasn't said he's definitely staying at Western Michigan.
    • College
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Spartans

    Tom Izzo on 4-4 Spartans: 'I got great guys'

    Tom Izzo on 4-4 Spartans: 'I got great guys'MSU (4-4) plays next five games — seven of eight — at Breslin Center against teams where Spartans have chance to improve record.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Big Ten

    Ann Arbor Pioneer LB Antjuan Simmons decommits from OSU

    Ann Arbor Pioneer LB Antjuan Simmons decommits from OSUAnn Arbor Pioneer linebacker Antjuan Simmons has decommitted from Ohio State 2017 recruiting class, he announced on Twitter.
    • Big Ten
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Tigers

    Henning: Pudge Rodriguez among nine on my Hall of Fame ballot

    Henning: Pudge Rodriguez among nine on my Hall of Fame ballotFormer Tigers catcher Pudge Rodriguez is one of nine players on Lynn Henning's 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Lions

    Saints admire Lions' knack for winning in clutch

    Saints admire Lions' knack for winning in clutchNew Orleans (5-6) have had eight games decided by seven points or less but haven’t possessed the same magic as Detroit (7-4).
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Red Wings

    How to watch: Detroit Red Wings vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

    How to watch: Detroit Red Wings vs. Pittsburgh PenguinsTed Kulfan will have updates from the Wings-Penguins game in Pittsburgh on Saturday at 7 p.m.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 hour, 27 minutes ago
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