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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 photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos
    • Sports
    • 4 minutes ago
    College

    Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

    Challenge News columnist in Wojo’s Picks contestYa think you know college football better than Wojo? Now is your chance to find out.
    • College
    • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
    Lions

    Recap: Vikings take hold of the division with 30-23 win

    Recap: Vikings take hold of the division with 30-23 winOn third down, Case Keenum stepped up in the pocket and found Adam Thielen for a first down. Akeem Spence was called for unsportsmanlike conduct after the play, resulting in the ball being moved into Lions territory.
    • Lions
    • 1 hour, 27 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Red-hot Livonia Franklin ready for big stage

    Red-hot Livonia Franklin ready for big stageAfter a 2-2 start, Franklin has reeled off nine straight victories to reach the Division 2 title game at Ford Field.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Blashill calls out Mantha, others after ugly Wings loss

    Blashill calls out Mantha, others after ugly Wings lossIn the spirit of Thanksgiving, from the Red Wings’ perspective, this game was a real turkey.
    • Red Wings
    • 11 hours, 24 minutes ago
    Spartans

    MSU’s Langford looks to feed off Stony Brook outing

    MSU’s Langford looks to feed off Stony Brook outingIf the Joshua Langford that scored 19 points Sunday shows up on a consistent basis, then MSU could be well on its way.
    • Spartans
    • 12 hours, 1 minute ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Wood marches Lions forward, not looking back

    Niyo: Wood marches Lions forward, not looking backTwo years in, team president says organizational changes paying off with fans
    • John Niyo
    • 11 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Wagner is big down stretch as UM rallies past VCU

    Wagner is big down stretch as UM rallies past VCUMoritz Wagner scored six points during Michigan’s closing 11-0 run, helping the Wolverines beat VCU 68-60.
    • Wolverines
    • 21 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM QB Peters still in protocol, but ‘getting better’

    UM QB Peters still in protocol, but ‘getting better’Pep Hamilton said it remains unclear who will be starting at quarterback for the Wolverines when they face Ohio State.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    High Schools

    State football finals preview: Friday’s games

    State football finals preview: Friday’s gamesHere is a preview of Friday’s championship games in Divisions 2, 4, 6 and 8 at Ford Field.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    High Schools

    State football finals preview: Saturday’s games

    State football finals preview: Saturday’s gamesHere is a preview of Saturday’s championship games in Divisions 1, 3, 5 and 7 at Ford Field.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions Lowdown: NFC North hopes hang in the balance

    Lions Lowdown: NFC North hopes hang in the balanceCan the Lions slow the Vikings' momentum on Thanksgiving? John Niyo and Justin Rogers discuss the game, the Lions' playoff hopes and even explore biggest offseason needs.
    • Lions
    • 12 hours, 9 minutes ago
    Sports

    Football on TV this week

    Football on TV this weekHere are this week's high-school, college and pro football games on TV this week.
    • Sports
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    High Schools

    Detroit News prep football picks: State finals

    Detroit News prep football picks: State finalsDavid Goricki, Rod Beard, Geoff Robinson and Craig Yuhas of The Detroit News offer their predictions for the finals.
    • High Schools
    • 11 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Pistons

    Break gives Pistons valuable healing time

    Break gives Pistons valuable healing timeThe short break comes in handy, with the Pistons still managing some minor injuries.
    • Pistons
    • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions claim DE Dwight Freeney off waivers

    Lions claim DE Dwight Freeney off waiversFreeney has racked up 125.5 sacks during his career, good for 17th on the all-time list.
    • Lions
    • 22 hours, 23 minutes ago
    Lions

    Thanksgiving game is special to Lions and opponents

    Thanksgiving game is special to Lions and opponentsIt’s ingrained in the fabric of many homes in the area, and something the players and coaches involved can sense.
    • Lions
    • 20 hours, 18 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Don Brown content at Michigan: ‘I love it here’

    Don Brown content at Michigan: ‘I love it here’Michigan defensive coordinator Don Brown said he is content where he is coaching now.
    • Wolverines
    • 12 hours, 11 minutes ago
    College

    Wednesday’s basketball: No. 2 Arizona, No. 18 Purdue lose in Battle 4 Atlantis

    Wednesday’s basketball: No. 2 Arizona, No. 18 Purdue lose in Battle 4 AtlantisThe headline teams at the Battle 4 Atlantis had a rough start in paradise.
    • College
    • 10 hours, 57 minutes ago
    NFL

    Detroit News NFL picks: Week 12

    Detroit News NFL picks: Week 12Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread.
    • NFL
    • 19 hours, 1 minute ago
    Lions

    Bulked-up TJ Jones finds his niche with Lions

    Bulked-up TJ Jones finds his niche with LionsJones is peaking at the right time, more than doubling his career production with 24 receptions for 372 yards.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Spartans

    Soccer star Jones feels right at home at MSU

    Soccer star Jones feels right at home at MSUDeJuan Jones, who played his prep games at East Lansing High School, now plays his college games 1.2 miles away.
    • Spartans
    • 23 hours, 34 minutes ago
    Spartans

    MSU's Dantonio: Big Ten ‘warrants’ spot in CFP

    MSU’s Dantonio: Big Ten ‘warrants’ spot in CFPWould the College Football Playoff committee really keep out any Big Ten team? MSU coach Mark Dantonio isn’t so sure.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Wings’ Nyquist aims to cash in on created chances

    Wings’ Nyquist aims to cash in on created chancesGustav Nyquist is off to a good start, and the way he is playing he probably deserves even better results.
    • Red Wings
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Michigan

    Judge: Nassar victims “superheroes for all of America"

    Judge: Nassar accusers ‘superheroes for all of America’Ex-Michigan State doctor pleads guilty to first-degree criminal sexual conduct charges, faces time in prison
    • Michigan
    • 2 hours, 31 minutes ago
    Pistons

    News and views: Rocky road to test Pistons’ mettle

    News and views: Rocky road to test Pistons’ mettleThe Pistons will play six of their next seven games on the road, with only two opponents holding a losing record.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Spartans

    MSU’s Tyson Smith nominated for courage award

    MSU’s Tyson Smith nominated for courage awardSmith returned to the field this season after suffering a stroke in late November of last year.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Harbaugh says Michigan is ‘close to greatness’

    Harbaugh says Michigan is ‘close to greatness’Michigan’s record does not show it, but coach Jim Harbaugh said his team is improving.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    College

    Louisville: Saginaw’s Bowen will not play for Cardinals

    Louisville: Saginaw’s Bowen will not play for CardinalsThe Cardinals also have parted ways with men’s basketball associate coach Kenny Johnson.
    • College
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Tigers

    Ausmus lands front-office job with Angels

    Ausmus lands front-office job with AngelsFormer Tigers manager Brad Ausmus has a new job with the Los Angeles Angels.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Trieu: No. 1 tackle among visitors for UM-OSU clash

    Trieu: No. 1 tackle among visitors for UM-OSU clashUM has an important recruiting weekend coming with several major uncommitted official visitors heading to Ann Arbor.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Lynn Henning

    Henning: Dantonio was calm after storm Spartans needed

    Henning: Dantonio was calm after storm Spartans neededMark Dantonio is a reminder that MSU’s football status, despite a few permanent welts, is back to general health.
    • Lynn Henning
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Speed kills: Red Wings PK unit soars with aggressive approach

    Speed kills: Red Wings PK unit soars with aggressive approachThe Detroit Red Wings want their penalty killers to be aggressive.
    • Red Wings
    • 2 days, 2 hours ago
    Spartans

    Deep Frey: MSU senior reflects on wild ride

    Deep Frey: MSU senior reflects on wild rideLinebacker’s savvy helped revive Mark Dantonio’s program.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Pistons

    Father taught Pistons’ Tobias Harris to live with grateful heart

    Father taught Pistons’ Tobias Harris to live with grateful heartTorrel Harris wasn’t searching for the camera or trying to make bold statements directed at President Donald Trump.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions film review: 10 observations vs. Bears

    Lions film review: 10 observations vs. BearsJustin Rogers of The Detroit News breaks down the film from the Lions’ 27-24 victory over the Bears.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 20 hours ago
    College

    Eastern Michigan beats Bowling Green in season finale

    Eastern Michigan beats Bowling Green in season finaleIan Eriksen ran for three touchdowns and Eastern Michigan held on to beat Bowling Green 34-31 on Tuesday night.
    • College
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    Spartans

    MSU mailbag: Bowl bids, 2018 expectations

    MSU mailbag: Bowl bids, 2018 expectationsMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News answers readers questions in his weekly MSU mailbag.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    High Schools

    Canton football coach Tim Baechler steps down

    Canton football coach Tim Baechler steps downOne of the most successful and respected high school football coaches in the state retired Tuesday night.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Khalid Hill: UM 'very desperate' to beat OSU

    Khalid Hill: UM ‘very desperate’ to beat OSUKhalid Hill says Michigan is "very desperate" for a win over Ohio State.
    • Wolverines
    • 49 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Khalid Hill seniors' last game

    UM’s Khalid Hill seniors’ last gameMichigan's Khalid Hill said Saturday's game against Ohio State is the seniors' chance to "leave your legacy."
    • Wolverines
    • 49 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Mantha responds to Blashill's criticism

    Mantha responds to Blashill’s criticismAnthony Mantha says coach Jeff Blashill told him he needs to play his best every night for the Red Wings to be a winning team.
    • Red Wings
    • 58 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Anthony Mantha on 'floating around'

    Anthony Mantha on ‘floating around’The Red Wings' Anthony Mantha regrets "floating around too much" in recent games.
    • Red Wings
    • 59 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Blashill follows up on Mantha comments

    Blashill follows up on Mantha commentsRed Wings coach Jeff Blashill on Anthony Mantha: "Sometimes young players have to be reminded how hard you have to play."
    • Red Wings
    • 1 hour, 12 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan vs. Ohio State: View from other side

    Michigan vs. Ohio State: View from other sideBill Rabinowitz covers Ohio State for the Columbus Dispatch and offers his insight into the Michigan-Ohio State game.
    • Wolverines
    • 3 hours, 6 minutes ago
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