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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 photosAdd the Seattle Seahawks Sea Gals as those being elated the Tigers are back above sea level in terms of the pennant race.
    • Sports
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Golf

    Registration for Hole In One Contest ends Sept. 1

    Registration for Hole In One Contest ends Sept. 1Registration for the Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest will end on Sept. 1.
    • Golf
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Big Ten

    Beat writers break down Big Ten West

    Beat writers break down Big Ten WestMatt Charboneau talked to beat writers about what to expect this season from the Big Ten West Division teams they cover.
    • Big Ten
    • 12 hours, 44 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Ausmus admits playoff picture is top of mind now

    Ausmus admits playoff picture is top of mind nowThe Tigers were on the right side of a season see-saw Saturday as they pulled into Comerica Park.
    • Tigers
    • 10 hours, 12 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions' Abdullah, Levy feel good after preseason debuts

    Lions' Abdullah, Levy feel good after preseason debutsThe Detroit Lions got two key members of the roster back on the field against the Baltimore Ravens.
    • Lions
    • 3 hours, 25 minutes ago
    Motorsports

    Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold move

    Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold moveBrett Moffitt won a thrilling Careers for Veterans 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Saturday, a hard-fought contest full of passing and some major wrecks.
    • Motorsports
    • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
    Motorsports

    Sprint Cup young gun Dillon hungry for win

    Sprint Cup young gun Dillon hungry for winAustin Dillon is in the fight for one of the 16 spots for The Chase, the right to compete for the series championship during the final 10 races.
    • Motorsports
    • 12 hours, 10 minutes ago
    High Schools

    River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened game
    Saturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.

    River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened gameSaturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.
    • High Schools
    • 9 hours, 19 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Cass Tech-Oak Park showdown moved to Sunday
    Storms caused lengthy lightning delays at high school football games in southeastern Michigan on Saturday.

    Cass Tech-Oak Park showdown moved to SundayStorms caused lengthy lightning delays at high school football games in southeastern Michigan on Saturday.
    • High Schools
    • 9 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crash

    Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crashJust before a nasty storm blew across the Detroit River around 3 p.m. Saturday, shutting down Hydrofest for the day, there was an even scarier scene.
    • Motorsports
    • 9 hours, 47 minutes ago
    Wolverines

    Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QB

    Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QBOne candidate Wilton Speight said the eventual choice will get a “feel” who will start.
    • Wolverines
    • 21 hours, 26 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek Hill

    Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek HillThe Tigers’ first-round draft pick in 2014 had a breakthrough season, of sorts, in 2016 before it was cut short by a fluke injury.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions vs. Ravens: Five things to watch

    Lions vs. Ravens: Five things to watchThe Lions' third exhibition game will enable Rafael Bush and Tavon Wilson to declare ownership of the open safety spot.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Tigers

    Verlander dominates, Tigers roll to 5th straight win

    Verlander dominates, Tigers roll to 5th straight winVerlander was absolutely outstanding yet again Friday night, allowing no hits during a six-inning span in a 4-2 win over the L.A. Angels.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB job

    UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB jobAfter redshirting last season, the hard-throwing lefty out of Warren De La Salle High has a new approach on everything.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago
    Nfl

    Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthem

    Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthemSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities.
    • Nfl
    • 13 hours, 23 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Fordson rallies to dramatic win over Canton

    Fordson rallies to dramatic win over CantonTo say the last two minutes of Fordson’s 40-35 win over Canton was frantic would be an understatement.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    High Schools

    First-half surge ignites Allen Park to win

    First-half surge ignites Allen Park to winAllen Park's Antonio Mangiapane threw for 122 yards and three touchdowns in the first half of Friday’s 62-0 win.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 2 hours ago
    High Schools

    Friday's high school football scores

    Friday's high school football scoresFollow updates throughout the night for scores from the Metro Detroit area.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    College

    Two Western Michigan football players arrested, suspended
    Coach P.J. Fleck and team officials said in a statement Saturday that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were suspended after being arrested early Saturday morning

    Two Western Michigan football players arrested, suspendedCoach P.J. Fleck and team officials said in a statement Saturday that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were suspended after being arrested early Saturday morning
    • College
    • 13 hours, 50 minutes ago
    High Schools

    Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over Plymouth
    Max Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.

    Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over PlymouthMax Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    High Schools

    Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta Prep
    Detroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.

    Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta PrepDetroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 3 hours ago
    Tigers

    Tigers' Iglesias eager to get back into action

    Tigers' Iglesias eager to get back into actionShortstop will be activated from the DL on Saturday after being out since Aug. 10 with a hamstring injury.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers off

    Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers offTackle claims he's in running for the starting job with John O'Korn, Wilton Speight and Shane Morris playing along.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' 3rd exhibition key to determining roles, jobs

    Lions' 3rd exhibition key to determining roles, jobsThe third preseason game is billed as a dress rehearsal, but it isn't truly an indicator or regular-season performance
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 14 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Butt, Wormley named Wolverines' captains

    Butt, Wormley named Wolverines' captainsMichigan players voted on captains Friday night, and Wormley shared the news on his Twitter account.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 4 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Rochester Hills' Keselowski yearns for MIS win

    Rochester Hills' Keselowski yearns for MIS winHe's second in Sprint Cup points standings and has four victories this season, but one checkered flag still eludes him.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
    Sports

    Sunday sports on TV/radio
    A complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio

    Sunday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
    • Sports
    • 1 hour, 31 minutes ago
    Tigers

    Ausmus to Tebow on baseball try: 'Good luck'

    Ausmus to Tebow on baseball try: 'Good luck'Tigers manager wishes former NFL quarterback well as he tries out before major league scouts on Tuesday in Los Angeles.
    • Tigers
    • 1 day, 5 hours ago
    Sports

    FIFA highlights Detroit City FC's rise in video

    FIFA highlights Detroit City FC's rise in videoThe five-minute feature depicts the semi-professional soccer team's impact on the area.
    • Sports
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Logano repeats on the pole at MIS

    Logano repeats on the pole at MISJoey Logano, racing in a Ford for Team Penske, won his second pole at Michigan International Speedway this season.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Shane excited to be back on Detroit River for Gold Cup

    Shane excited to be back on Detroit River for Gold CupJimmy Shane will try to win the APBA Gold Cup for the third straight year on the rough Detroit River this weekend.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day, 7 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' Washington making most of what's handed to him

    Lions' Washington making most of what's handed to himRookie running back continues to impress in the preseason.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Penske’s attention to detail puts him ahead

    Penske’s attention to detail puts him aheadTeam Penske’s founder is lauded by competitors and observers alike for being an innovator in the racing industry.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions hope work on special teams pays off

    Lions hope work on special teams pays offThe Lions invested plenty in special teams this this offseason, looking to bolster an already above-average unit.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 8 hours ago
    Motorsports

    Jimmy Shane clocks fastest Gold Cup qualifying speed

    Jimmy Shane clocks fastest Gold Cup qualifying speedThe two-time defending champ finished with a two-lap average of 159.906 mph, with a best of 160.822.
    • Motorsports
    • 1 day, 6 hours ago
    Spartans

    Bullough, Cox, O'Connor are MSU captains

    Bullough, Cox, O'Connor are MSU captainsRiley Bullough, Demetrious Cox and Tyler O'Connor have been voted Spartans' captains.
    • Spartans
    • 2 days, 8 hours ago
    Nfl

    Ravens QB Flacco poised for return after 9-month absence

    Ravens QB Flacco poised for return after 9-month absenceHow he holds up in the pocket against Detroit is far more significant than completion percentage or touchdown throws.
    • Nfl
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    High Schools

    Thursday's football: Brighton beats East English at the Big House

    Thursday's football: Brighton beats East English at the Big HouseCam Tuller threw TD strikes to Rudy Ramirez (21 yards) and Braydon Ebbeskotte (30 yards) in a 14-8 victory.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    High Schools

    Cody White rescues Walled Lake Western

    Cody White rescues Walled Lake WesternWhite finished 10-of-13 for 171 yards and four touchdowns. He also carried three times for 33 yards.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    High Schools

    Thursday's high school football scores

    Thursday's high school football scoresThursday's high school football scores from around the Metro Detroit area.
    • High Schools
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM’s Furbush flying high as fledgling pilot

    UM’s Furbush flying high as fledgling pilotMichigan linebacker Noah Furbush has a better view than most of Michigan Stadium, and he cherishes it.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Tigers

    McCann's career day powers Tigers to sweep

    McCann's career day powers Tigers to sweepThe Detroit Tigers scored eight runs for the fourth straight time, the first time they've done that since 2011.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 3 hours ago
    Big Ten

    Beat writers break down Big Ten East

    Beat writers break down Big Ten EastAngelique S. Chengelis talked to beat writers about what to expect this season from the Big Ten East Division teams they cover.
    • Big Ten
    • 2 days, 15 hours ago
    College

    Western Michigan's Davis has unfinished business

    Western Michigan's Davis has unfinished businessCorey Davis had some unfinished business to take care of so he returned to Kalamazoo for his senior year to try and help the Broncos bring home their first Mid-American Conference championship since 1988.
    • College
    • 2 days, 9 hours ago
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