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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 those being elated the Tigers are back above sea level in terms of the pennant race.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 9 hours 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, 2 days ago
Lions

Justin Rogers breaks down Lions' embarrassing loss to Ravens

Justin Rogers breaks down Lions' embarrassing loss to RavensThe Lions went out and got worked by the Ravens in the third exhibition contest for both teams. If that's supposed to be the dress rehearsal for the regular season, it's going to be a long year.
  • Lions
  • 6 hours, 34 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan’s defense: Five key points

Michigan’s defense: Five key pointsAngelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News analyzes five key points for Michigan’s defense this season.
  • Wolverines
  • 15 hours, 42 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU’s defense: Five key points

MSU’s defense: Five key pointsMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News analyzes five key points for Michigan State’s defense this season.
  • Spartans
  • 12 hours, 29 minutes ago
High Schools

Saturday's football: King opens season with big win

Saturday's football: King opens season with big winNobody was talking about Willis before Detroit King’s 39-0 win over Southfield A&T.
  • High Schools
  • 7 hours, 48 minutes ago
Motorsports

Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold move

Moffitt takes MIS Truck Series race with bold moveBrett Moffitt won a thrilling Careers for Veterans 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Saturday, a hard-fought contest full of passing and some major wrecks.
  • Motorsports
  • 13 hours, 41 minutes ago
Big Ten

Beat writers break down Big Ten West

Beat writers break down Big Ten WestMatt Charboneau talked to beat writers about what to expect this season from the Big Ten West Division teams they cover.
  • Big Ten
  • 17 hours, 29 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
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
High Schools

River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened game
Saturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.

River Rouge beats Chelsea in weather-shortened gameSaturday’s Prep Kickoff Classic game between River Rouge and Chelsea got off to a slow start, and an even slower finish.
  • High Schools
  • 14 hours, 5 minutes ago
High Schools

Cass Tech-Oak Park showdown moved to Sunday
Storms caused lengthy lightning delays at high school football games in southeastern Michigan on Saturday.

Cass Tech-Oak Park showdown moved to SundayStorms caused lengthy lightning delays at high school football games in southeastern Michigan on Saturday.
  • High Schools
  • 13 hours, 46 minutes ago
Motorsports

Sprint Cup young gun Dillon hungry for win

Sprint Cup young gun Dillon hungry for winAustin Dillon is in the fight for one of the 16 spots for The Chase, the right to compete for the series championship during the final 10 races.
  • Motorsports
  • 16 hours, 55 minutes ago
Motorsports

Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crash

Detroit Hydrofest drivers OK after ‘wild’ crashJust before a nasty storm blew across the Detroit River around 3 p.m. Saturday, shutting down Hydrofest for the day, there was an even scarier scene.
  • Motorsports
  • 14 hours, 33 minutes ago
Sports

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

Sunday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
  • Sports
  • 6 hours, 16 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QB

Harbaugh not tipping hand on Michigan starting QBOne candidate Wilton Speight said the eventual choice will get a “feel” who will start.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nfl

Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthem

Kaepernick: U.S. oppresses minorities, so I won’t stand for anthemSan Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is refusing to stand for the national anthem before games because he believes the United States oppresses African Americans and other minorities.
  • Nfl
  • 18 hours, 8 minutes ago
Tigers

Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek Hill

Injuries won't slow Tigers prospect Derek HillThe Tigers’ first-round draft pick in 2014 had a breakthrough season, of sorts, in 2016 before it was cut short by a fluke injury.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Wolverines

UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB job

UM's Morris has renewed perspective on QB jobAfter redshirting last season, the hard-throwing lefty out of Warren De La Salle High has a new approach on everything.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Tigers

Verlander dominates, Tigers roll to 5th straight win

Verlander dominates, Tigers roll to 5th straight winVerlander was absolutely outstanding yet again Friday night, allowing no hits during a six-inning span in a 4-2 win over the L.A. Angels.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
High Schools

Fordson rallies to dramatic win over Canton

Fordson rallies to dramatic win over CantonTo say the last two minutes of Fordson’s 40-35 win over Canton was frantic would be an understatement.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
High Schools

First-half surge ignites Allen Park to win

First-half surge ignites Allen Park to winAllen Park's Antonio Mangiapane threw for 122 yards and three touchdowns in the first half of Friday’s 62-0 win.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
High Schools

Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over Plymouth
Max Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.

Eisenhower ‘resets’ with win over PlymouthMax Wittwer tossed aside two early interceptions to lead Utica Eisenhower to a 28-7, season-opening win over Plymouth.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
High Schools

Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta Prep
Detroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.

Friday’s football: Detroit Osborn tops Delta PrepDetroit Osborn pulled out some late-game heroics to defeat Detroit Delta Prep, 20-10, in their season opener Friday.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
High Schools

Friday's high school football scores

Friday's high school football scoresFollow updates throughout the night for scores from the Metro Detroit area.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
College

Two Western Michigan football players arrested, suspended
Coach P.J. Fleck and team officials said in a statement Saturday that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were suspended after being arrested early Saturday morning

Two Western Michigan football players arrested, suspendedCoach P.J. Fleck and team officials said in a statement Saturday that linebacker Ron George and wide receiver Bryson White were suspended after being arrested early Saturday morning
  • College
  • 18 hours, 36 minutes ago
Wolverines

Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers off

Magnuson throwing Michigan QB guessers offTackle claims he's in running for the starting job with John O'Korn, Wilton Speight and Shane Morris playing along.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers' Iglesias eager to get back into action

Tigers' Iglesias eager to get back into actionShortstop will be activated from the DL on Saturday after being out since Aug. 10 with a hamstring injury.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Motorsports

Rochester Hills' Keselowski yearns for MIS win

Rochester Hills' Keselowski yearns for MIS winHe's second in Sprint Cup points standings and has four victories this season, but one checkered flag still eludes him.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Tigers

Ausmus to Tebow on baseball try: 'Good luck'

Ausmus to Tebow on baseball try: 'Good luck'Tigers manager wishes former NFL quarterback well as he tries out before major league scouts on Tuesday in Los Angeles.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 9 hours 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 day, 11 hours 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
  • 1 day, 11 hours 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
  • 1 day, 20 hours 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
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Lions

Lions hope work on special teams pays off

Lions hope work on special teams pays offThe Lions invested plenty in special teams this this offseason, looking to bolster an already above-average unit.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 13 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
  • 2 days, 4 hours 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
  • 2 days, 4 hours 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
  • 2 days, 3 hours 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
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Nfl

Cowboys’ Romo has back fracture; date of return uncertain

Cowboys’ Romo has back fracture; date of return uncertainTony Romo is out with yet another back injury and it's unknown when he will return, although Dallas coach Jason Garrett says he expects his star quarterback to play this season.
  • Nfl
  • 37 minutes ago
Golf

Saturday’s roundup: Flawless Fowler builds 1-shot lead

Saturday’s roundup: Flawless Fowler builds 1-shot leadFowler is playing so well that he can’t stop looking behind instead of considering the opportunity that lies ahead.
  • Golf
  • 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
Motorsports

Michael McDowell wins NASCAR Xfinity road race

Michael McDowell wins NASCAR Xfinity road raceFinally, a late lead didn’t disappear for McDowell at Road America.
  • Motorsports
  • 12 hours, 6 minutes ago
Motorsports

Walled Lake's Andrew Tate on hot start at Hydrofest

Walled Lake's Andrew Tate on hot start at HydrofestWalled Lake's Andrew Tate won his first two heats -- one Unlimited, one Grand Prix -- by wide margins Saturday at Hydrofest on the Detroit River.
  • Motorsports
  • 13 hours, 48 minutes ago
Motorsports

Brandon Kennedy on scary wreck at Hydrofest

Brandon Kennedy on scary wreck at HydrofestDriver Brandon Kennedy said a stronger cockpit built this winter "saved my life" during a nasty wreck during a Grand Prix heat at Hydrofest on the Detroit River on Saturday.
  • Motorsports
  • 13 hours, 51 minutes ago
Nfl

Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday

Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp SundayHe is expected to make $10.8 million this season, which will make him the highest-paid safety in the league.
  • Nfl
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Tigers

Tigers 4, Angels 2

Tigers 4, Angels 2Tigers' Miguel Cabrera congratulates Cameron Maybin, right, after Maybin hits a solo home run in the seventh inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Annaheim at Comerica Park in Detroit on Aug. 26, 2016. The Tigers won, 4-2.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
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