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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 photosFormer Northwestern QB Trevor Siemian has the Broncos at 3-0. Isn't that a kick?
  • Sports
  • 8 hours, 34 minutes ago
College

Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

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

Orioles blank Jays, both lead Tigers by 1 1/2 games

Orioles blank Jays, both lead Tigers by 1 1/2 gamesUbaldo Jimenez and two relievers combined on a three-hitter and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Blue Jays 4-0.
  • Tigers
  • 5 hours, 14 minutes ago
Lions

Bears’ Fox on Cutler starting: ‘Hard to say'

Bears’ Fox on Cutler starting: ‘Hard to say'Jay Cutler practiced in a limited capacity on Wednesday but was one of nine starters who sat out Thursday’s practice.
  • Lions
  • 10 hours, 7 minutes ago
Red Wings

Babcock, MVP Crosby lead Canada to World Cup of Hockey title

Babcock, MVP Crosby lead Canada to World Cup of Hockey titleSidney Crosby was selected the MVP of the tournament. He had three goals and finished with a World Cup-high 10 points.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 hour, 52 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan’s Red Berenson shifts into rebuild mode

Michigan’s Red Berenson shifts into rebuild modeMichigan coach starts 33rd season with 11 freshmen.
  • Wolverines
  • 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
College

No. 6 Houston beats UConn, 42-14

No. 6 Houston beats UConn, 42-14Greg Ward Jr. threw for a career-high 389 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in just more than three quarters.
  • College
  • 3 hours, 10 minutes ago
Lions

Lions’ poor start on 'D' a repeat performance

Lions’ poor start on 'D' a repeat performanceThe Detroit Lions’ defense is off to a slow start to the season. This is not a recording.
  • Lions
  • 10 hours, 38 minutes ago
Golf

Americans need short memory in the Ryder Cup

Americans need short memory in the Ryder CupEurope has won six of the last seven Ryder Cups, and eight of the last 10 dating to 1995.
  • Golf
  • 2 hours, 30 minutes ago
Lions

Thursday's NFL Roundup: Bryant avoided Cowboys for 2 days

Thursday's NFL Roundup: Bryant avoided Cowboys for 2 daysBryant missed an MRI on Monday and a team meeting Tuesday before finally getting the exam Wednesday.
  • Lions
  • 2 hours, 16 minutes ago
Nfl

Bengals dominate Dolphins, 22-7

Bengals dominate Dolphins, 22-7A.J. Green followed his disappointing game with a dominating one — 173 yards and a touchdown.
  • Nfl
  • 2 hours, 57 minutes ago
College

MAC notes: Bogan moves the chains for Western

MAC notes: Bogan moves the chains for WesternRunning back Jamauri Bogan could be the team MVP heading into WMU's rivalry game Saturday night at Central Michigan.
  • College
  • 9 hours, 3 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU could land four-star Xavier Tillman Friday

MSU could land four-star Xavier Tillman FridayTillman (6-8, 270) is a four-star power forward ranked in the top 100 in the nation by all of the major recruiting services.
  • Spartans
  • 13 hours ago
Spartans

Trieu: MSU may have uncovered a gem in Florida DE

Trieu: MSU may have uncovered a gem in Florida DENot many who were there may remember this, but a young defensive end from Florida named Lashawn Paulino-Bell was there that day.
  • Spartans
  • 12 hours, 39 minutes ago
Lions

Lions chat: Join Justin Rogers Friday at noon

Lions chat: Join Justin Rogers Friday at noonDetroit News reporter Justin Rogers will answer your Lions questions in a live chat Friday at noon.
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 39 minutes ago
Spartans

Replay: MSU football with Matt Charboneau

Replay: MSU football with Matt CharboneauDetroit News reporter Matt Charboneau hosted a live chat with Spartans fans on Thursday.
  • Spartans
  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
Tigers

Ticket brokers might benefit with Monday makeup game

Ticket brokers might benefit with Monday makeup gameA few astute ticket brokers could be in line to make a pretty penny off the Indians-Tigers rainout Thursday.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 6 minutes ago
High Schools

Cass Tech vs. King a showdown of blue chip prospects

Cass Tech vs. King a showdown of blue chip prospectsSaturday’s Public School League matchup between Cass Tech and King will have the feel of a college game.
  • High Schools
  • 15 hours, 27 minutes ago
Wolverines

Peppers’ knowledge dazzles UM's Harbaugh

Peppers’ knowledge dazzles UM's Harbaugh“Everybody really marvels at what he knows, what he has to know in a game and the way he executes it,” Harbaugh said
  • Wolverines
  • 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
Spartans

O’Connor expected 'ridicule' as Michigan State QB

O’Connor expected 'ridicule' as Michigan State QB“I knew all along this is what comes with it,” said Tyler O’Connor, referring to the pressure after a loss to Wisconsin.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 41 minutes ago
Lions

Lions LB Antwione Williams returns to practice

Lions LB Antwione Williams returns to practiceThe Detroit Lions got a much-needed boost to the team’s depleted linebacking corps on Thursday with rookie Antwione Williams returning to practice.
  • Lions
  • 12 hours, 14 minutes ago
College

Western Michigan’s Fleck keeps focus on positives

Western Michigan’s Fleck keeps focus on positives“I have a passion and an energy for life,” said coach P.J. Fleck, whose Western Michigan team is 4-0 heading to Central.
  • College
  • 15 hours, 20 minutes ago
Wolverines

Peppers, Hill on PFF Early-Season All-American team

Peppers, Hill on PFF Early-Season All-American teamPeppers, who will be eligible for the NFL draft after this season, has 33 tackles, 9.5 for loss, 2.5 sacks and five quarterback hurries this season.
  • Wolverines
  • 14 hours, 32 minutes ago
Tigers

Cabrera's blast gives Tigers rain-shortened win

Cabrera's blast gives Tigers rain-shortened winThe 6-3 win over the Indians keeps the Tigers within a game of the second wild-card spot.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Lions

Decker says he can 'handle adversity better'

Decker says he can 'handle adversity better'For the first three quarters against the Green Bay Packers, Taylor Decker continued to build on the impressive start to his rookie season.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 2 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' McCann deals with playing in pain

Tigers' McCann deals with playing in painRarely do they talk about injuries, the quiet variety that might not necessarily disable a big-league player but that become part of one’s daily life.
  • Tigers
  • 21 hours, 27 minutes ago
Lions

Caldwell: Lions need to force issue on takeaways

Caldwell: Lions need to force issue on takeawaysCoach says inability to manufacture turnovers has contributed to the team’s 1-2 start.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 6 minutes ago
Wolverines

Kickback being felt from Lewis' return crunch

Kickback being felt from Lewis' return crunchJabrill Peppers was “in a little bit of self-preservation” when he allowed Penn State's kicker to tackle Lewis, assistant Jay Harbaugh says.
  • Wolverines
  • 22 hours, 36 minutes ago
Pistons

Ish Smith making smooth transition to Pistons

Ish Smith making smooth transition to PistonsIsh Smith is a piece they believe is going to change the outlook of their bench this season.
  • Pistons
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Lynn Henning

Henning: Upton’s HRs are nothing if not majestic

Henning: Upton’s HRs are nothing if not majesticNotes, thoughts, items as the Tigers and Indians pray they can beat the rain and complete a series crucial to Tigers.
  • Lynn Henning
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Nfl

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 4

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 4Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread for Week 4 of the NFL season.
  • Nfl
  • 21 hours, 56 minutes ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo: With Tigers in limbo, Cabrera delivers

Wojo: With Tigers in limbo, Cabrera deliversThere’s little room left to squeeze under the wild-card bar, but the Tigers are determined to keep dancing.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 22 hours, 52 minutes ago
Pistons

Pistons' Van Gundy putting puzzle pieces together

Pistons' Van Gundy putting puzzle pieces togetherLast season, Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy was just learning how to juggle his roster, which added several new pieces.
  • Pistons
  • 21 hours, 46 minutes ago
High Schools

Wednesday’s roundup: Woods Tower beats St. Clair, 4-0
With four games left, Warren Woods Tower’s 4-0 boys soccer win over visiting St. Clair on Wednesday was a big one.

Wednesday’s roundup: Woods Tower beats St. Clair, 4-0With four games left, Warren Woods Tower’s 4-0 boys soccer win over visiting St. Clair on Wednesday was a big one.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Red Wings

Red Wings debut line of Larkin, Athanasiou, Mantha

Red Wings debut line of Larkin, Athanasiou, ManthaThe highly anticipated trio were expected to play against the Bruins Wednesday in Boston.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News prep picks: Week 6

Detroit News prep picks: Week 6David Goricki, Rod Beard, James Hawkins and Craig Yuhas of The Detroit News offer their predictions for Week 6 of the high school football season.
  • High Schools
  • 22 hours, 20 minutes ago
High Schools

Goricki’s prep picks: Canton’s rebound hits roadblock

Goricki’s prep picks: Canton’s rebound hits roadblockIt helps that running back Markus Sanders is back for Canton, which has won three straight since an 0-2 start.
  • High Schools
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
Nfl

Ex-Spartan Hoyer preparing to start vs. Lions

Ex-Spartan Hoyer preparing to start vs. LionsWell-travelled quarterback is ready to step in if Jay Cutler is not ready to go.
  • Nfl
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

Wolverines' Mone may be ready for Badgers

Wolverines' Mone may be ready for BadgersMichigan defensive lineman Bryan Mone has been practicing this week and could be ready to return Saturday when the Wolverines face Wisconsin.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Sports

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

Friday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 26 minutes ago
Spartans

Big Ten to honor Sadler with commemorative coin

Big Ten to honor Sadler with commemorative coin The Big Ten will honor the memory of Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and Michigan State punter Mike Sadler with a special commemorative coin.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Lions

Stafford going downfield again with Jones

Stafford going downfield again with JonesMatthew Stafford's yards through the air have rebounded after three games and are over eight yards per attempt.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lions

Bears' Bell ready to rumble against ex-Lions teammates

Bears' Bell ready to rumble against ex-Lions teammatesA familiar face could be lining up in the Chicago Bears backfield in Sunday's NFC North matchup.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours ago
Red Wings

Ten oldest living Wings left winning legacy

Ten oldest living Wings left winning legacyMost played for the great Red Wings teams that won four Stanley Cups in six years during the 1950s.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Wolverines

Wisconsin's Bredeson finds role quickly with Wolverines

Wisconsin's Bredeson finds role quickly with WolverinesOn March 1 of his sophomore season in high school, offensive lineman Ben Bredeson received his first scholarship offer.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
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