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

    Sports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable picturesMiami Heat fan Brian Przystup watches the team warm up before an NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.<br />
    • Sports
    • 10 hours, 53 minutes ago
    Tigers

    The year in sports, 2014

    The year in sports, 2014The Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera reacts after being called out at home plate in the eighth inning of Game 2 of the ALDS against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore on Oct. 3, 2014. The Tigers lost to the O's 7-6 en route to being swept 3-0.
    • Tigers
    • 2 days, 4 hours ago
    Lions

    Caldwell's candor wins over his Lions team

    Caldwell's candor wins over his Lions teamCoach propels team to playoffs with off-field inspiration and a track record for winning.
    • Lions
    • 22 hours, 35 minutes ago
    College

    Kyle Flood says Rutgers a perfect fit in Big Ten

    Kyle Flood says Rutgers a perfect fit in Big TenFlood has success right from the start with bowl bids, transition to new conference.
    • College
    • 22 minutes ago
    College

    Larry Fedora guides North Carolina through turmoil

    Larry Fedora guides North Carolina through turmoilFedora steps into fire of Tar Heels probation, turns things around.
    • College
    • 20 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard living in shootout hell

    Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard living in shootout hellOf the 59 goalies who have participated in a shootout, Jimmy Howard is dead last.
    • Red Wings
    • 22 hours, 40 minutes ago
    Spartans

    MSU tries to pry 'decleater' Fotu Leiato from West Coast

    MSU tries to pry 'decleater' Fotu Leiato from West CoastThe term "reckless abandon" certainly applies to Fotu Leiato.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Family isn't trying to sway Jim Harbaugh, John says

    Family isn't trying to sway Jim Harbaugh, John saysESPN's Adam Schefter reported that Harbaugh's family wants him to take the Michigan job.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    College

    Wild finish: CMU's furious rally comes up short in bowl

    Wild finish: CMU's furious rally comes up short in bowlCentral Michigan trailed 49-14 entering the fourth quarter.
    • College
    • 22 hours, 11 minutes ago
    Spartans

    Spartans challenge: Find another defensive guru

    Spartans challenge: Find another defensive guruHow Dantonio adjusts to absence of longtime coordinator will be critical for Spartans
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' defense could make NFL history with super Sunday

    Lions' defense could make NFL history with super SundayIt would take an incredible performance from the defense and some help from the Packers.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 10 hours ago
    Vincent Goodwill

    All the Pistons really want for Christmas is ...

    All the Pistons really want for Christmas is ...Amid a rocky season, here are items from wish list
    • Vincent Goodwill
    • 1 day, 9 hours ago
    Lions

    Trip to Lambeau 'business as usual' for Lions' Lombardi

    Trip to Lambeau 'business as usual' for Lions' LombardiOffensive coordinator Joe Lombardi has coached before in the house his grandfather built.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 11 hours ago
    Pistons

    Pistons get Anthony Tolliver from Suns for Tony Mitchell

    Pistons get Anthony Tolliver from Suns for Tony MitchellTolliver plays both forward positions and has a career average of 5.9 points.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Raiola's latest misstep big opportunity for new Lions

    Niyo: Raiola's latest misstep big opportunity for new LionsThe Lions are still haunted by their past. Maybe even harmed by it, occasionally.
    • John Niyo
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Red Wings

    Mandated Christmas break lets players unwind

    Mandated Christmas break lets players unwindBabcock says he'll use the time to not think about hockey.
    • Red Wings
    • 22 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Hiring Harbaugh would boost Michigan's profile, sales

    Hiring Harbaugh would boost Michigan's profile, salesThat's how significant Harbaugh's hire could be in terms of marketing and economic value.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 6 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Trieu: Jim Harbaugh has record of success as recruiter

    Trieu: Jim Harbaugh has record of success as recruiterHe would bring instant name recognition and an NFL background to the recruiting trail.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Trading Jim Harbaugh would be tricky feat for 49ers

    Trading Jim Harbaugh would be tricky feat for 49ersThe 49ers are expected to part ways with their headstrong but successful coach soon.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 12 hours ago
    Spartans

    Replay: Matt Charboneau's Wednesday MSU chat

    Replay: Matt Charboneau's Wednesday MSU chatMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News hosted a live chat on the Spartans on Wednesday.
    • Spartans
    • 1 day, 16 hours ago
    Pistons

    Ex-Piston Josh Smith will join Howard with Rockets

    Ex-Piston Josh Smith will join Howard with RocketsSmith was released by the Pistons Monday and he had no shortage of suitors.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 15 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' No. 1 run defense to confront Packers' Lacy

    Lions' No. 1 run defense to confront Packers' LacyLions ability to contain rusher could be key in Sunday's game.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Pistons

    Drummond, Monroe get beefed-up roles with Pistons

    Drummond, Monroe get beefed-up roles with PistonsWhether Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy had "remove Josh Smith" penciled in for Dec. 22, we'll never know.
    • Pistons
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Spartans

    Narduzzi to become Pitt football head coach

    Narduzzi to become Pitt football head coachMSU defensive coordinator is expected to be announced as coach after Christmas
    • Spartans
    • 2 days, 7 hours ago
    Wolverines

    UM's Doug Nussmeier hired as Florida coordinator

    UM's Doug Nussmeier hired as Florida coordinatorFlorida has hired former UM offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier to the same position.
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 13 hours ago
    College

    Complete college football bowl schedule, results

    Complete college football bowl schedule, resultsHere is the complete schedule of games, all the way to the Jan. 12 national championship game.
    • College
    • 21 hours, 45 minutes ago
    Red Wings

    Red Wings offense breaks loose in win over Sabres

    Red Wings offense breaks loose in win over SabresThe Red Wings lost some players Tuesday but they finally won a game.
    • Red Wings
    • 2 days, 5 hours ago
    Lions

    Dominic Raiola's one-game suspension upheld

    Dominic Raiola's one-game suspension upheldRaiola made his argument by phone Tuesday to mediator Derrick Brooks, a former NFL player
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    College

    Lewand: Bowl is important opportunity for Detroit

    Lewand: Bowl is important opportunity for DetroitLewand took time to bring us up to speed on the preparations for the Quick Lane Bowl.
    • College
    • 2 days, 9 hours ago
    College

    North Carolina QB Williams reaches higher level

    North Carolina QB Williams reaches higher levelFormer teammate and current Lion Ebron gives Williams a lift.
    • College
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Lions

    Lions' Suh, Quin, Johnson picked for Pro Bowl

    Lions' Suh, Quin, Johnson picked for Pro BowlThe Lions will have a few representatives, but other players could say they were snubbed.
    • Lions
    • 1 day, 23 hours ago
    Lions

    Detroit News NFL Power Rankings: Week 17

    Detroit News NFL Power Rankings: Week 17Rod Beard of The Detroit News presents his weekly ranking of all 32 NFL teams
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Wolverines

    Opinion: Jim Harbaugh picks next job when he's ready

    Opinion: Jim Harbaugh picks next job when he's readyThe last time Harbaugh went through the process of picking a job, it was January 2011
    • Wolverines
    • 1 day, 22 hours ago
    John Niyo

    Niyo: Smith move could be first of many for Pistons

    Niyo: Smith move could be first of many for PistonsYou move the furniture — instead of just vacuuming around it, hoping no one notices.
    • John Niyo
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Vincent Goodwill

    Goodwill: Pistons' Greg Monroe still likely a goner

    Goodwill: Pistons' Greg Monroe still likely a gonerThe natural assumption is Monroe will gladly sign a contract with the Pistons this summer.
    • Vincent Goodwill
    • 3 days, 6 hours ago
    Lions

    Katzenstein: Warning: Lions won't win easily in playoffs

    Katzenstein: Warning: Lions won't win easily in playoffsLet's talk about the playoffs, but, please, don't tell Jim Caldwell.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    Lions

    Packers will open packages on Christmas as Lions practice

    Packers will open packages on Christmas as Lions practiceGreen Bay coach McCarthy is having team practicing on Tuesday instead.
    • Lions
    • 2 days, 10 hours ago
    Wolverines

    John on Jim Harbaugh: 'Whatever's next, he'll do great'

    John on Jim Harbaugh: 'Whatever's next, he'll do great'John Harbaugh knows one thing – his brother, Jim, will not be coaching the San Francisco 49ers.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    Wolverines

    49ers GM won't confirm $48M offer from UM to Harbaugh

    49ers GM won't confirm $48M offer from UM to HarbaughTrent Baalke did confirm that the University of Michigan has approached the 49ers.
    • Wolverines
    • 2 days, 23 hours ago
    Lions

    Marshall on Raiola: 'Dirty player, worse human being'

    Marshall on Raiola: 'Dirty player, worse human being'Bears receiver Brandon Marshall ripped Lions center Dominic Raiola on Monday.
    • Lions
    • 3 days, 10 hours ago
    College

    Friday's college bowls preview

    Friday's college bowls previewA look ahead at the Heart of Dallas and Bitcoin bowls.
    • College
    • 4 minutes ago
    College

    Thursday's roundup: Nebraska wins, Wichita State upset

    Thursday's roundup: Nebraska wins, Wichita State upsetTerran Petteway and Shavon Shields each scored 22 in the Diamond Head Classic.
    • College
    • 14 minutes ago
    Sports

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

    Friday's sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
    • Sports
    • 34 minutes ago
    Nba

    James hears boos, plenty of cheers in return to Miami

    James hears boos, plenty of cheers in return to MiamiLeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena.
    • Nba
    • 7 hours, 7 minutes ago
    Lions

    Lions want to move past Dominic Raiola suspension

    Lions want to move past Dominic Raiola suspensionMatthew Stafford is not concerned about Travis Swanson's lack of experience.
    • Lions
    • 21 hours, 16 minutes ago
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