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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 photosSports Sightings: A humorous look at the day's notable photos
  • Sports
  • 6 hours, 19 minutes ago
College

Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

Challenge News columnist in Wojo’s Picks contestDo you think you know college football better than Wojo? Now is your chance to find out.
  • College
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
College

College Football Show: Spartans under the bright lights

College Football Show: Spartans under the bright lightsIt's another big weekend of college football for the Spartans and Wolverines.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 20 minutes ago
Lions

Lions Lowdown: Ford Field will be rocking vs. Falcons

Lions Lowdown: Ford Field will be rocking vs. FalconsFord Field should be a big home-field advantage Sunday when the Detroit Lions (2-0) face the defending NFC champion Atlanta Falcons (2-0) at 1 p.m.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers’ Candelario gives defense plenty of work

Tigers’ Candelario gives defense plenty of workThere have been four errors since he began residing at third base as the Tigers’ new man there.
  • Tigers
  • 7 hours, 1 minute ago
Red Wings

Red Wings trounced by Blackhawks

Red Wings trounced by BlackhawksBrandon Saad recorded a hat trick to spark the Chicago Blackhawks’ 6-1 win over the Red Wings Thursday night.
  • Red Wings
  • 4 hours, 4 minutes ago
Spartans

Gibson lauds teammates as he enters MSU Ring of Fame

Gibson lauds teammates as he enters MSU Ring of FameFootball delivered to Kirk Gibson teammates and everlasting friends, many of whom will be with him Saturday night.
  • Spartans
  • 13 hours, 43 minutes ago
Lions

Lions took weight-and-see approach with George Johnson

Lions took weight-and-see approach with George JohnsonWhen the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cut defensive end George Johnson, it wasn’t long before the Lions came calling.
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 53 minutes ago
Wolverines

Trieu: Michigan, Purdue might battle more on recruiting trail

Trieu: UM, Purdue might battle more for recruitsPurdue and Michigan have not crossed paths much on the recruiting trail of late.
  • Wolverines
  • 21 hours, 50 minutes ago
Wolverines

Rose on raising Fab Five banners: ‘It will happen’

Rose on raising UM banners: ‘It will happen’The 1992 and 1993 Final Four banners were removed in 2002 after the Ed Martin scandal came to light.
  • Wolverines
  • 17 hours, 11 minutes ago
Tigers

Tigers set early kickoff date for spring training

Tigers set early kickoff date for spring trainingThey’ll open Feb. 22 with their usual preseason goodwill game against Florida Southern at Joker Marchant Stadium.
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  • 3 hours, 28 minutes ago
Lions

Lions’ Zenner stands ready for next opportunity

Lions’ Zenner stands ready for next opportunityWith Dwayne Washington nursing a quad injury, the door appears open for Zenner to return to the lineup.
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  • 10 hours, 55 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings adjust to crackdown on faceoff, slashing problems

Wings adjust to crackdown on faceoff, slashing problemsThe Red Wings and Penguins were called for 16 penalties, including two faceoff violations (both against the Wings).
  • Red Wings
  • 11 hours, 52 minutes ago
Spartans

Irish, Wimbush should keep MSU defense on toes

Irish, Wimbush should keep MSU ‘D’ on toesThe Notre Dame quarterback rushed for 207 yards and four touchdowns in a win last week against Boston College.
  • Spartans
  • 11 hours, 48 minutes ago
College

Western Michigan, Notre Dame to play in 2020

Western Michigan, Notre Dame to play in 2020Western Michigan will get a $1.175 million payday, its largest in school history.
  • College
  • 12 hours, 9 minutes ago
Lions

Lions film review: 10 observations vs. Giants

Lions film review: 10 observations vs. GiantsHere are 10 observations from Monday night's 24-10 win over the New York Giants.
  • Lions
  • 21 hours, 44 minutes ago
Golf

Quicken to PGA Tour: Time to come to Detroit

Quicken to PGA Tour: Time to come to DetroitQuicken Loans put the brakes on its sponsorship of the Tiger Woods-hosted tournament in D.C. after four years.
  • Golf
  • 15 hours, 48 minutes ago
Michigan

Prelim waived in MSU football sex assault case

Prelim waived in MSU football sex assault caseA judge ordered the MSU football rape case sent to Ingham County Circuit Court
  • Michigan
  • 17 hours, 30 minutes ago
College

California’s Porter finds home in balanced EMU attack

Porter finds home in balanced EMU attackPorter has 10 catches for 136 yards through two games this season for Eastern Michigan.
  • College
  • 15 hours, 44 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: Ausmus' words speak volumes about his future

Henning: Ausmus’ words speak volumes about futureInteresting, the way in which Brad Ausmus has been speaking of late about the Tigers and 2018.
  • Tigers
  • 23 hours, 34 minutes ago
Lions

Lions mailbag: Zenner's chance, Robinson's woes

Lions mailbag: Zenner’s role, Robinson’s woesJustin Rogers of The Detroit News answers Lions fans questions in his weekly mailbag.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
John Niyo

Niyo: Young Spartans hope to recapture 2010 magic

Niyo: Young Spartans hope to recapture 2010 magicFor Mark Dantonio and his Michigan State football program, there’s one they’ll always have, one no one will forget.
  • John Niyo
  • 21 hours, 45 minutes ago
Red Wings

Wings’ Svechnikov eager to 'send a message' in preseason

Wings’ Svechnikov eager to ‘send a message’The great hope for Evgeny Svechnikov is that he eventually becomes a bright hope for a franchise in need of new stars.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

Brown: Michigan's swarming defense has 'got a lot left'

Brown: UM’s swarming ‘D’ has ‘got a lot left’The season is young, and the defensive playbook has been opened just a small amount.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Lions

Resurgent Ansah heads Lions’ revived defensive front

Resurgent Ansah heads Lions’ revived D-lineDefensive end Ziggy Ansah helps anchor a defense that ranks in the top 10 in points allowed, total defense and takeaways
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Spartans

MSU mailbag: Containing Wimbush is key for Spartans

MSU mailbag: Containing Wimbush is criticalThe good news is this plays into Michigan State’s defensive strength and stopping the run is the primary goal most weeks
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Sanchez delivers parting gift in final home start

Tigers’ Sanchez delivers parting gift in final home startAnibal Sanchez pitched well for his second straight start, striking out eight and allowing three hits over six innings in Wednesday's loss to the A's.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Tigers

Versatile Presley makes case for ’18 return to Tigers

Versatile Presley makes case for ’18 return to TigersAlex Presley is having quite a 2017 season.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Spartans

Irish pose 'personal rivalry' for MSU's Lewerke, Dowell

Irish pose ‘personal rivalry’ for MSU’s Lewerke, DowellThere will be plenty of familiar faces on each side of the ball, and that’s not an odd thing when teams from the same region of the country play.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
High Schools

Goricki’s prep picks: Unbeaten Adams faces crucial test

Goricki’s prep picks: Unbeaten Adams faces crucial testRochester Adams (4-0, 3-0 OAA Red) played its best game in a dominating 54-14 rout of Bloomfield Hills last Friday.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
High Schools

Detroit News prep football picks: Week 5

Detroit News prep football picks: Week 5David Goricki, Rod Beard, Geoff Robinson and Craig Yuhas of The Detroit News offer their predictions for top games in Week 5 of the high school football season.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Red Wings

Gustav Nyquist scores twice in Red Wings' loss to Penguins

Gustav Nyquist scores twice in Red Wings’ loss to PenguinsJustin Schultz scored 27 seconds into overtime, sending the Penguins to a 6-5 preseason win over the Red Wings on Wednesday.
  • Red Wings
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
NFL

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 3

Detroit News NFL picks: Week 3Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread.
  • NFL
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lions

Friends Stafford, Ryan share position, mutual respect

Friends Stafford, Ryan share position, mutual respectStafford and Ryan met a few years ago, at the Pro Bowl after the 2014 season. From that point, the bromance took off.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions’ Tate, Jones leave Glasgow hanging after TD

Lions’ Tate, Jones leave Glasgow hanging after TDPoor Graham Glasgow. Offensive linemen have feelings, too.
  • Lions
  • 22 hours, 45 minutes ago
College

2 from Mich., Spielman’s son face hazing allegations

2 from Mich., Spielman’s son face hazing allegationsFive football players from Wheaton College, including the son of ex-Lion Chris Spielman, have been suspended.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 12 minutes ago
College

No. 2 Ferris State hopes QB Bell gets healthy fast

No. 2 Ferris State hopes QB Bell gets healthy fastBell suffered an ankle injury that had his teammates carry him off the field against Northern Michigan.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 10 minutes ago
Detroit

Grand Prix’s future on Belle Isle under debate

Grand Prix’s future on Belle Isle under debateState parks officials gather feedback on new deal to continue Grand Prix on Belle Isle
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Spartans

Cotton Bowl matching contributions to Sadler charity

Cotton Bowl matching contributions to Sadler charityFormer Michigan State punter Mike Sadler was killed in a car accident on July 23, 2016. He was 24 years old.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Sports

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

Thursday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of the day's sports on TV/radio
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Red Wings

Wings sell melted ice vials from The Joe for $85

Wings sell melted ice vials from The Joe for $85Looks like Red Wings fans have a chance to own a piece of Joe Louis Arena. Sort of.
  • Red Wings
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lions

Lions bring back George Johnson, waive Barrett

Lions bring back George Johnson, waive BarrettJohnson, a six-year veteran, played for the Lions in 2014. It was the best year of his career, with six sacks.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lions

Lions’ Abdullah returns to practice field; 4 sit out

Lions’ Abdullah returns to practice field; 4 sit outAbdullah pulled up lame on a lengthy run late in the fourth quarter and didn’t return to the game Monday night.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Tigers

Sanchez strong, but Tigers’ rally in 9th falls short

Sanchez strong, but Tigers’ rally in 9th falls shortThese late-summer games are becoming routine for the Tigers. Routinely a tease.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
NFL

Thursday’s roundup: Rams use big offensive night to win

Thursday’s roundup: Rams use big offensive night to winJared Goff threw for 292 yards and three touchdowns and Todd Gurley ran for two TDs and caught another.
  • NFL
  • 2 hours, 58 minutes ago
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