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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 photosAbout those Lions cheerleaders ... As Judge Smails would say, "We're waiting!"
  • Sports
  • 2 hours, 40 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
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Tigers

Henning: FSD pleased with announcer swaps

Henning: FSD pleased with announcer swapsFox Sports GM Greg Hammaren is pleased with the changes to better storytelling and different announcers this year.
  • Tigers
  • 2 hours, 47 minutes ago
High Schools

Brighton holds on to beat East English at Big House

Brighton holds on to beat East English at Big HouseCam Tuller threw TD strikes to Rudy Ramirez (21 yards) and Braydon Ebbeskotte (30 yards) in a 14-8 victory.
  • High Schools
  • 2 hours, 16 minutes ago
College

O’Connor healthy, hungry for wins at Eastern Michigan

O’Connor healthy, hungry for wins at Eastern MichiganYou can’t blame Pat O’Connor for being optimistic going into his senior year at Eastern Michigan.
  • College
  • 5 hours, 47 minutes ago
College

GLIAC football preview: Ferris streaks into new season

GLIAC football preview: Ferris streaks into new seasonGeoff Robinson of The Detroit News previews the Michigan teams for the GLIAC football season.
  • College
  • 9 hours ago
College

MIAA football preview: Adrian is favorite

MIAA football preview: Adrian is favoriteAl Willman of The Detroit News previews the MIAA football season.
  • College
  • 10 hours, 19 minutes ago
Spartans

Spartans to open basketball season in Honolulu

Spartans to open basketball season in HonoluluThe anticipation for the upcoming basketball season at Michigan State is as high as ever.
  • Spartans
  • 8 hours, 45 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan to face Iowa in Big Ten basketball opener

Michigan to face Iowa in Big Ten basketball openerThe men's basketball team at the University of Michigan will open the Big Ten schedule against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Carver-Hawkeye Arena Jan. 1.
  • Wolverines
  • 6 hours, 23 minutes ago
Tigers

Ausmus considers Aybar, Iglesias sharing position

Ausmus considers Aybar, Iglesias sharing positionManager Brad Ausmus remains optimistic that the left side of his infield will be back intact by mid-September.
  • Tigers
  • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
High Schools

Detroit News top prep football teams: Cass Tech No. 1

Detroit News top prep football teams: Cass Tech No. 1Nothing short of a state championship will do for Detroit Cass Tech.
  • High Schools
  • 12 hours, 53 minutes ago
High Schools

Goricki's prep picks: QBs command stage

Goricki's prep picks: QBs command stageSam Johnson and Dwan Mathis were a pair of quarterbacks who received college offers before ever stepping in a high school classroom or football field.
  • High Schools
  • 18 hours, 28 minutes 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
  • 18 hours, 44 minutes ago
Lions

Lions release running back Stevan Ridley

Lions release running back Stevan RidleyThe Lions cleared up some of their logjam at running back by releasing the veteran ball carrier.
  • Lions
  • 14 hours, 12 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings TV schedule features 74 games on FSD

Wings TV schedule features 74 games on FSDSeventy-four of the Red Wings' 82 games in the 2016-17 NHL regular season will be featured on Fox Sports Detroit.
  • Red Wings
  • 5 hours, 23 minutes ago
Sports

Devellano buys minority share of OHL’s Spirit

Devellano buys minority share of OHL’s SpiritDevellano, 73, will serve as an ambassador for the Spirit, promoting the team and its players.
  • Sports
  • 4 hours, 10 minutes ago
Wolverines

Herbstreit on Wolverines hype: Not so fast

Herbstreit on Wolverines hype: Not so fastESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit believes they’re not quite in the national championship running. Yet.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Motorsports

Motor City’s NASCAR debut was rough and tumble

Motor City’s NASCAR debut was rough and tumbleOrganizers scheduled the Motor City 250 as one of the gala events celebrating the city’s 250th birthday.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day ago
Wolverines

UM's QB battle features clandestine meetings

UM's QB battle features clandestine meetingsMichigan’s quarterback competition apparently has had layers of secretive, undercover work, featuring behind-the-other’s-back phone calls and secret throwing sessions.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wayne County

Judge: Wayne Co. prosecutors can try Cleaves case

Judge: Wayne Co. prosecutors can try Cleaves caseThe former Michigan State star was charged in March with the alleged sexual assault of a woman after a golf outing
  • Wayne County
  • 11 hours, 52 minutes ago
Tigers

Unlikely tandem carries Tigers to victory

Unlikely tandem carries Tigers to victoryMiguel Cabrera had four big hits in a 9-4 victory over the Twins but unsung work of utility man of Andrew Romine proved vital.
  • Tigers
  • 17 hours, 53 minutes ago
Tigers

Ausmus gives slumping Kinsler day off

Ausmus gives slumping Kinsler day offAfter going 0-for-5 Tuesday night, Kinsler is hitless in his last 15 at-bats.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Sports

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

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

Crosby to captain Team Canada at World Cup

Crosby to captain Team Canada at World CupCanada has chosen Sidney Crosby as its captain for the upcoming World Cup of Hockey.
  • Nhl
  • 11 hours, 37 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh sees Michigan as final coaching stop

Harbaugh sees Michigan as final coaching stop There is no question Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has been fully embraced by Wolverines’ rabid fan base and also is being well-compensated by his alma mater.
  • Wolverines
  • 18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Lions

No-huddle energizes Lions' offense

No-huddle energizes Lions' offenseIn two exhibitions, Matthew Stafford is 6-for-6 for 108 yards on passes to Golden Tate and Marvin Jones Jr. in the no-huddle.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 12 minutes ago
Tigers

Avila: Call-ups will be based on Tigers' needs

Avila: Call-ups will be based on Tigers' needsPlayers won't be promoted as a reward for being a good organizational soldier, the Tigers GM said.
  • Tigers
  • 22 hours, 51 minutes ago
High Schools

Many new coaches to call shots for first time

Many new coaches to call shots for first timeTom Danosky was the starting quarterback on Allen Park’s state semifinal team 20 years ago.
  • High Schools
  • 10 hours, 44 minutes ago
Wolverines

Suspended Ahmir Mitchell leaves UM football program

Suspended Ahmir Mitchell leaves UM football program On 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
  • 19 hours, 1 minute ago
Tigers

Zimmermann's first rehab start is Friday in Toledo

Zimmermann's first rehab start is Friday in ToledoMike Pelfrey appears to be "an option" to land in bullpen
  • Tigers
  • 22 hours, 14 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings' Jurco out 4-6 weeks with back injury

Wings' Jurco out 4-6 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
  • 17 hours, 41 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
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lions

Levy's status unclear for game vs. Ravens

Levy's status unclear for game vs. RavensWhile the Lions third exhibition against the Ravens on Saturday serves as a dress rehearsal for the regular season, it remains unclear whether linebacker DeAndre Levy will suit up and play.
  • Lions
  • 17 hours, 46 minutes ago
High Schools

Dearborn Divine Child builds new football field

Dearborn Divine Child builds new football fieldThe cross is displayed in both end zones.
  • High Schools
  • 18 hours, 32 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
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Olympics

Report: Lochte heading to 'Dancing with the Stars'

Report: Lochte heading to 'Dancing with the Stars'Embattled swimmer Ryan Lochte is reportedly heading to the dance floor.
  • Olympics
  • 18 hours, 37 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
  • 2 days, 5 hours 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
  • 2 days, 4 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
  • 2 days, 3 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
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
High Schools

Backup QB carries WL Western to opening win

Backup QB carries WL Western to opening winWhite finished 10-of-13 for 171 yards and four touchdowns. He also carried three times for 33 yards.
  • High Schools
  • 1 minute ago
High Schools

Walled Lake Western coach Mike Zdebski

Walled Lake Western coach Mike ZdebskiWalled Lake Western coach Mike Zdebski talks about his team's 41-14 win Thursday over Farmington at the Big House.
  • High Schools
  • 4 minutes ago
High Schools

W.L. Western Cody White on starting at QB

W.L. Western Cody White on starting at QBWalled Lake Western senior receiver Cody White about being inserted at quarterback.
  • High Schools
  • 7 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers 8, Twins 5

Tigers 8, Twins 5Detroit Tigers' James McCann right, high-fives with Tyler Collins after McCann scored on a two-run double by Ian Kinsler off Minnesota Twins pitcher Jose Berrios in the second inning of their game Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Minneapolis. The Tigers won 8-2.
  • Tigers
  • 41 minutes ago
High Schools

Chippewa Valley defense stifles Lake Orion
Clinton Township Chippewa Valley showed up to Adams Field for the Prep Kickoff Classic with a chip on its shoulder.

Chippewa Valley defense stifles Lake OrionClinton Township Chippewa Valley showed up to Adams Field for the Prep Kickoff Classic with a chip on its shoulder.
  • High Schools
  • 46 minutes ago
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