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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 photosModel Kara Del Toro attends the premiere of "The Mechanic: Resurrection," a story about a hitman gives up a life of assassinations to fix a Lions backup QB who has a penchant for throwing pick-sixes.
  • Sports
  • 3 hours, 14 minutes 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
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News prep football picks: Week 1

Detroit News prep football picks: Week 1David Goricki, Rod Beard, James Hawkins and Craig Yuhas offer their predictions for Week 1 of the high school football season.
  • High Schools
  • 6 hours, 22 minutes ago
Olympics

Report: Lochte heading to Dancing With the Stars

Report: Lochte heading to Dancing With the StarsEmbattled swimmer Ryan Lochte is reportedly heading to the dance floor.
  • Olympics
  • 6 hours, 34 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings' Jurco sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with back injury

Wings' Jurco sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with back injuryThe Red Wings are hoping this isn’t a sign of things to come this season in terms of injuries.
  • Red Wings
  • 9 hours, 29 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings' Kronwall to miss World Cup

Wings' Kronwall to miss World CupThe Red Wings will have one less player participating in the upcoming World Cup.
  • Red Wings
  • 14 hours, 21 minutes ago
Sports

Divine Child Catholic Schools in Dearborn builds new football field

Divine Child Catholic Schools in Dearborn builds new football fieldThe cross is displayed in both end zones.
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 6 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' running back competition heats up

Lions' running back competition heats upWith two exhibitions left and less than two weeks until the 53-man roster needs to be set, the running back competition is heating up and who emerges remains anyone’s guess.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 44 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU defensive lineman Peat to transfer

MSU defensive lineman Peat to transferCoach Mark Dantonio said last week he was allowing Peat time to work out academic issues
  • Spartans
  • 16 hours, 38 minutes ago
Red Wings

Stars sign ex-Wing Hudler to one-year deal

Stars sign ex-Wing Hudler to one-year dealFree agent right wing Jiri Hudler has signed a $2-million, one-year deal with the Dallas Stars.
  • Red Wings
  • 10 hours, 27 minutes ago
Nfl

Jaguars’ Denard Robinson practicing with heavy heart

Jaguars’ Denard Robinson practicing with heavy heartThe former Michigan All-American is mourning the death of one of his best friends, 25-year-old Carlos Senluis.
  • Nfl
  • 4 hours, 20 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM receiver Mitchell says goodbye on Twitter

UM receiver Mitchell says goodbye on TwitterOn the heels of Michigan losing three recruiting commitments the first two days of the week, it appears freshman receiver Ahmir Mitchell is on his way out.
  • Wolverines
  • 12 hours, 34 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers’ aces of the future play key roles now

Tigers’ aces of the future play key roles nowFunny thing about the future; you never know when it’s going to get here.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Red Wings

Ten issues facing Wings as camp nears

Ten issues facing Wings as camp nearsThe team signed a handful of free agents but didn’t pull the trigger on acquiring marquee defenseman.
  • Red Wings
  • 22 hours, 10 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers take care of their business, dump Twins

Tigers take care of their business, dump TwinsVictor Martinez had three hits including his 23rd home run. Miguel Cabrera had three hits.
  • Tigers
  • 22 hours, 17 minutes ago
High Schools

No. 1 player: Cass Tech's Peoples-Jones

No. 1 player: Cass Tech's Peoples-JonesDonovan Peoples-Jones made a name for himself during his sophomore year at Detroit Cass Tech, grabbing a pair of touchdown passes in a PSL championship game victory over Detroit King at Ford Field.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Motorsports

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss Sunday's MIS race

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss Sunday's MIS raceNASCAR icon continues to recover from concussion that has sidelined
  • Motorsports
  • 5 hours, 52 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' Orlovsky calls pick-sixes ‘stupid plays’

Lions' Orlovsky calls pick-sixes ‘stupid plays’Orlovsky was showered with boos from the home crowd on multiple occasions during last Thursday’s 30-14 exhibition loss.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 14 minutes ago
High Schools

No. 2 player: Leadership is next step for King's Thomas

No. 2 player: Leadership is next step for King's ThomasAmbry Thomas knows what it feels like to be a state champion.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

Trieu: Michigan’s DT targets with Solomon out

Trieu: Michigan’s DT targets with Solomon outBingham (Utah) South Jordan four-star Jay Tufele has been a priority for Michigan since before Aubrey Solomon’s decommitment.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News top prep football players 1-20

Detroit News top prep football players 1-20Go through the gallery to see analysis on the top 20 players in Michigan, by David Goricki of The Detroit News.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News top prep football players 21-50

Detroit News top prep football players 21-50Here are the top prep football players in the state ranked Nos. 21-50 by David Goricki of The Detroit News.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Spartans

Spartans are what transfer Williams expected

Spartans are what transfer Williams expectedWhile with the Cornhuskers, Williams said the week in preparation for the Spartans was going to be physical.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Wolverines

Manuel: Harbaugh worth all we pay him

Manuel: Harbaugh worth all we pay himMichigan athletic director Warde Manuel believes football coach Jim Harbaugh is “worth everything that we pay him.”
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

Analyst: UM fans shouldn’t panic over decommitments

Analyst: UM fans shouldn’t panic over decommitmentsThree players opted to decommit from Michigan in the last two days, including Georgia’s Aubrey Solomon, one of the top defensive tackles in the nation in the 2017 recruiting class.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers baserunning charge led by — Victor Martinez?

Tigers baserunning charge led by — Victor Martinez?Martinez had three hits and scored three times in the 8-3 win over the Minnesota Twins.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Wolverines

UM: There's no waiting list for season tickets

UM: There's no waiting list for season ticketsWarde Manuel Manuel also said an alternate uniform will not be his call.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Lions

Copeland wants to be a playmaker for Lions

Copeland wants to be a playmaker for LionsIt’s common for a professional athlete to suggest they are their own harshest critic, but Detroit Lions defensive end Brandon Copeland might want to ease up on himself.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Tigers

Absence of good-luck charm gets Tigers twisted

Absence of good-luck charm gets Tigers twistedWell, now we know what went wrong on the last road trip. Jarrod Saltalamacchia forget the Mr. Salty doll.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Lions

Eric Ebron returns to Lions practice

Eric Ebron returns to Lions practiceThe Detroit Lions got good news Tuesday with the return of tight end Eric Ebron to the practice field.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Spartans

Michigan State quarterbacks plan on running more

Michigan State quarterbacks plan on running moreIt appears using a running quarterback will be more of an emphasis for the offense than it was with Connor Cook.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Michigan

Claressa Shields back in Flint, shares victory message

Claressa Shields back in Flint, shares victory messageThe Flint native and now two-time Olympic boxing champion was greeted by fans in her hometown
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Sports

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

Thursday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 2 hours, 25 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings fans can enjoy games at new arena from outside

Wings fans can enjoy games at new arena from outsideA lively plaza on the side of the new arena will have the game on a large screen.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Spartans

Watch: MSU over UM, LEGO-style

Watch: MSU over UM, LEGO-styleInstagram user “goldyeller” posted an impressive video of LEGO people in stop-motion photography recreating Michigan State’s miracle finish during last season’s 27-23 win at Michigan Stadium.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
Tigers

Henning: Maybin mixes charisma with serious approach to baseball

Henning: Maybin mixes charisma with serious approach to baseball“Detroit fans care about the game,” said Cameron Maybin, who has rejoined a Tigers team that drafted him in 2005.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Wolverines

UM’s Don Brown far from backing down at 61

UM’s Don Brown far from backing down at 61The Michigan players continue to marvel at Don Brown’s high-intensity, high-energy approach to practices.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

Report: Thank-you note error costs UM Solomon's pledge

Report: Thank-you note error costs UM Solomon's pledgeMichigan lost two high-profile recruits on Monday with the decommitments of Leesburg, Ga., defensive tackle Aubrey Solomon and Springfield, Ohio, defensive end / tight end Leonard Taylor.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Wolverines

OL Jalil Irvin is third UM decommitment in two days

OL Jalil Irvin is third UM decommitment in two daysJalil Irvin, a three-star offensive lineman from Stone Mountain, Ga., decommitted from Michigan’s 2018 recruiting class on Tuesday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
College

EMU suspends starting QB Brogan Roback

EMU suspends starting QB Brogan RobackEastern Michigan starting quarterback Brogan Roback has been suspended from the team by coach Chris Creighton.
  • College
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions add CB Brandon McGee, cut Keith Lewis

Lions add CB Brandon McGee, cut Keith LewisThe Detroit Lions made a roster move at cornerback leading up to the team’s third preseason game, signing Brandon McGee and waiving Keith Lewis.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Spartans

Spartans QB O’Connor: 'It's finally my turn'

Spartans QB O’Connor: 'It's finally my turn'Mark Dantonio made it clear Monday when he said fifth-year senior Tyler O’Connor will be Michigan State’s starter.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Lions

Decisions due soon: Projecting Lions’ roster

Decisions due soon: Projecting Lions’ rosterWith the third exhibition game this weekend, the Detroit Lions are nearing roster cuts.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Lions

Justin Rogers predicts Lions’ starting lineup

Justin Rogers predicts Lions’ starting lineupWho will the Lions start when they begin the regular season at Indianapolis on Sept. 11? Go through the gallery to see the starting lineup predicted by Justin Rogers of The Detroit News.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Nfl

Wednesday's roundup: Chargers pull offer to holdout Bosa

Wednesday's roundup: Chargers pull offer to holdout BosaNo. 1 draft pick from Ohio State rejects San Diego’s latest proposal
  • Nfl
  • 2 hours, 22 minutes ago
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