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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 being elated the Tigers are back above sea level in terms of the pennant race.
  • Sports
  • 5 hours, 50 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
  • 1 week 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 hour, 2 minutes 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
  • 14 minutes 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
  • 19 minutes ago
High Schools

Allen Park cruises in Prep Kickoff Classic win

Allen Park cruises in Prep Kickoff Classic winAntonio Mangiapane threw for 122 yards and three touchdowns in the first half of Friday’s 62-0 win over Taylor Kennedy.
  • High Schools
  • 2 hours, 25 minutes 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
  • 9 hours, 41 minutes 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
  • 16 hours, 33 minutes ago
Lions

Lions hope work on special teams pays

Lions hope work on special teams paysThe Lions invested plenty in special teams this this offseason, looking to bolster an already above-average unit.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 2 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
  • 1 day, 1 hour 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
  • 5 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 16 hours, 50 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 5 minutes 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
  • 1 day, 4 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
  • 21 hours, 17 minutes 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
  • 1 day, 9 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
  • 17 hours, 8 minutes 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
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
College

Rush takes aim at records, titles for Central Michigan

Rush takes aim at records, titles for Central MichiganCooper Rush knows exactly how close Central Michigan was to winning the Mid-American Conference West Division title for the right to play for the league championship at Ford Field last year.
  • College
  • 1 day, 5 hours 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
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Lions

Lions' Abdullah waits for green light to play

Lions' Abdullah waits for green light to playLions running back Ameer Abdullah has never entered a season without getting some sort of preseason action in his career.
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  • 1 day, 9 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
  • 1 day ago
High Schools

Macomb Dakota clips Orchard Lake St. Mary’s, 35-28
The showdown turned into a shootout with Dakota coming away with a 35-28 victory over the two-time Division 3 champion.

Macomb Dakota clips Orchard Lake St. Mary’s, 35-28The showdown turned into a shootout with Dakota coming away with a 35-28 victory over the two-time Division 3 champion.
  • High Schools
  • 21 hours, 47 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
  • 22 hours, 43 minutes ago
High Schools

Woodhaven rallies to Prep Kickoff Classic victory
Woodhaven came back from 17 points down to edge Lincoln Park, 52-49, in highest-scoring Prep Kickoff Classic.

Woodhaven rallies to Prep Kickoff Classic victoryWoodhaven came back from 17 points down to edge Lincoln Park, 52-49, in highest-scoring Prep Kickoff Classic.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day ago
Motorsports

Reporter gets some good air in boat ride

Reporter gets some good air in boat rideThe invitation was to take a ride on an inflatable boat, jetting down the Detroit River at upward of 60 miles per hour.
  • Motorsports
  • 21 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 22 hours, 22 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers' McGehee has seen enough of Rosario

Tigers' McGehee has seen enough of RosarioNobody in the park Thursday was happier to see somebody other than Eddie Rosario in center field than Tigers third baseman Casey McGehee.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 3 hours 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
  • 1 day, 8 hours 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
  • 1 day, 6 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
  • 1 day, 8 hours 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
  • 1 day, 6 hours 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
  • 1 day, 4 hours 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
  • 1 day, 10 hours 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.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours 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
  • 1 day, 3 hours 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
  • 1 day, 2 hours 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
  • 2 days, 1 hour 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.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours 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
  • 2 days, 2 hours 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
  • 1 day, 16 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
  • 1 day, 16 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
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  • 1 day, 9 hours 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
  • 1 day, 16 hours 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.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
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