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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's 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
  • 13 hours, 20 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, 6 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
  • 8 hours, 11 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
  • 7 hours, 20 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
  • 16 hours, 53 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
  • 8 hours, 24 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
  • 1 hour, 4 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
  • 11 hours, 39 minutes 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
  • 1 hour, 19 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
  • 12 hours, 17 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 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
  • 8 hours, 27 minutes 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
  • 11 hours, 41 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
  • 7 hours, 7 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, 2 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
  • 7 hours, 13 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
  • 7 hours, 59 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 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
  • 8 hours, 3 minutes 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
  • 7 hours, 6 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, 18 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
  • 1 day, 18 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, 16 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, 16 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
  • 15 hours, 58 minutes 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
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Nfl

Denard Robinson has heavy heart after death of friend

Denard Robinson has heavy heart after death of friendThe former Michigan All-American is mourning the death of one of his best friends, 25-year-old Carlos Senluis.
  • Nfl
  • 7 hours, 14 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, 20 hours 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
  • 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, 21 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, 16 hours ago
Wolverines

Manuel: Harbaugh ‘worth everything we pay him’

Manuel: Harbaugh ‘worth everything we pay him’Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel believes football coach Jim Harbaugh is “worth everything that we pay him.”
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 18 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, 19 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, 21 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, 11 hours 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, 22 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, 17 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, 15 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, 13 hours 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, 14 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, 20 hours ago
Olympics

Detroit Olympic sailor recovers stolen bag of gear

Detroit Olympic sailor recovers stolen bag of gearA member of the U.S. Olympic sailing team says he’s recovered a bag of expensive gear that was stolen from his truck
  • Olympics
  • 3 hours ago
News

Ypsilanti Auto Museum houses Hudson artifacts from NASCAR’s early days

Ypsilanti Auto Museum houses Hudson artifacts from NASCAR’s early daysA1952 Hudson Hornet race car, owned, though not raced, by two-time NASCAR Champ Herb Thomas, is on display at the museum. Thomas won the 1951 NASCAR Grand National.
  • News
  • 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
Wolverines

Cowherd: Stop overreacting to UM losing recruits

Cowherd: Stop overreacting to UM losing recruitsFox broadcaster Colin Cowherd says everyone is overreacting to Michigan losing three football recruits in two days.
  • Wolverines
  • 8 hours, 31 minutes ago
High Schools

Warren Woods Tower, Chippewa Valley draw 6-6 in boys soccer goalfest
Neither team held more than a one-goal lead in a game that went into the half tied, 3-3.

Warren Woods Tower, Chippewa Valley draw 6-6 in boys soccer goalfestNeither team held more than a one-goal lead in a game that went into the half tied, 3-3.
  • High Schools
  • 8 hours, 40 minutes ago
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