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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photosFootball season is back, whoooo-whooooo I'm a little teapot whooooo yeah Walk like an Egyptian yeah yeah yeah yeah!
  • Sports
  • 14 hours, 56 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
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Tigers

How to watch: Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins

How to watch: Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota TwinsTigers left-hander Matt Boyd will be on the mound tonight for the second of a three-game series in Minnesota.
  • Tigers
  • 1 hour, 3 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
  • 21 hours, 20 minutes ago
Red Wings

Stars sign ex-Wing Hudler to one-year deal

Stars sign ex-Wing Hudler to one-year dealFormer Red Wings forward Jiri Hudler and Jim Nill are reunited in Dallas.
  • Red Wings
  • 2 hours, 30 minutes 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
  • 19 hours, 41 minutes 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
  • 22 hours, 28 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 58 minutes 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
  • 20 hours, 48 minutes 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
  • 12 hours, 58 minutes 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 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
  • 23 hours, 9 minutes 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
  • 18 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lions

Eric Ebron returns to Lions practice

Eric Ebron returns to Lions practiceThe Detroit Lions got good news Tuesday with the return of tight end Eric Ebron to the practice field.
  • Lions
  • 23 hours, 5 minutes 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
  • 16 hours, 29 minutes 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
  • 14 hours, 24 minutes ago
Sports

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

Wednesday sports on TV/radioA complete listing of today's sports on TV/radio
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  • 15 hours, 11 minutes 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
  • 15 hours, 47 minutes 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
  • 22 hours, 4 minutes ago
Tigers

Henning: Maybin mixes charisma with serious approach to baseball

Henning: Maybin mixes charisma with serious approach to baseball“Detroit fans care about the game,” said Cameron Maybin, who has rejoined a Tigers team that drafted him in 2005.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

UM’s Don Brown far from backing down at 61

UM’s Don Brown far from backing down at 61The Michigan players continue to marvel at Don Brown’s high-intensity, high-energy approach to practices.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Wolverines

Report: Thank-you note error costs UM Solomon's pledge

Report: Thank-you note error costs UM Solomon's pledgeMichigan lost two high-profile recruits on Monday with the decommitments of Leesburg, Ga., defensive tackle Aubrey Solomon and Springfield, Ohio, defensive end / tight end Leonard Taylor.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Wolverines

OL Jalil Irvin is third UM decommitment in two days

OL Jalil Irvin is third UM decommitment in two daysJalil Irvin, a three-star offensive lineman from Stone Mountain, Ga., decommitted from Michigan’s 2018 recruiting class on Tuesday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
College

EMU suspends starting QB Brogan Roback

EMU suspends starting QB Brogan RobackEastern Michigan starting quarterback Brogan Roback has been suspended from the team by coach Chris Creighton.
  • College
  • 23 hours, 17 minutes ago
Lions

Lions add CB Brandon McGee, cut Keith Lewis

Lions add CB Brandon McGee, cut Keith LewisThe Detroit Lions made a roster move at cornerback leading up to the team’s third preseason game, signing Brandon McGee and waiving Keith Lewis.
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  • 1 day ago
Spartans

Spartans QB O’Connor: 'It's finally my turn'

Spartans QB O’Connor: 'It's finally my turn'Mark Dantonio made it clear Monday when he said fifth-year senior Tyler O’Connor will be Michigan State’s starter.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Lions

Decisions due soon: Projecting Lions’ roster

Decisions due soon: Projecting Lions’ rosterWith the third exhibition game this weekend, the Detroit Lions are nearing roster cuts.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Lions

Justin Rogers predicts Lions’ starting lineup

Justin Rogers predicts Lions’ starting lineupWho will the Lions start when they begin the regular season at Indianapolis on Sept. 11? Go through the gallery to see the starting lineup predicted by Justin Rogers of The Detroit News.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Wolverines

UM's Bredeson pushing to take Newsome’s job

UM's Bredeson pushing to take Newsome’s jobMichigan’s football season begins in less than two weeks, and four of the starting five spots on the offensive line have been solidified.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Lions

Lions mailbag: How many Day 3 picks will make team?

Lions mailbag: How many Day 3 picks will make team?The Lions had 10 draft picks in 2016, including seven on the third day.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Spartans

MSU ‘legend’ Watts-Jackson wants more

MSU ‘legend’ Watts-Jackson wants moreJalen Watts-Jackson insists he’s got no problem with autographs and pictures
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Wolverines

Ty Isaac’s run at Michigan glory, take 2

Ty Isaac’s run at Michigan glory, take 2Ann Arbor – When running back Ty Isaac arrived at Michigan following his freshman year at USC, there were big expectations for the high-profile transfer.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Tigers

Tigers excited for Upton's dominant day

Tigers excited for Upton's dominant dayTigers' excited for Upton's two-homer day
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan K Andrew David appears headed to TCU

Michigan K Andrew David appears headed to TCUIt appears redshirt freshman kicker Andrew David is transferring to Texas Christian University.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Lions

Lions release WR Andre Caldwell

Lions release WR Andre CaldwellThe Detroit Lions have officially parted ways with injured receiver Andre Caldwell.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Wolverines

UM’s Peppers, Lewis haven’t practiced yet on offense

UM’s Peppers, Lewis haven’t practiced yet on offenseMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh has not shied from discussing the multi-faceted Jabrill Peppers and his ability to play defense, offense and special teams.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Wolverines

ESPN: Quarterback is Michigan’s Achilles’ heel

ESPN: Quarterback is Michigan’s Achilles’ heelMichigan lost steady quarterback Jake Rudock, and that’s one reason the position is Michigan’s “Achilles’ heel” this season, ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg says.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

UM’s Butt, MSU’s McDowell are ESPN All-Americans

UM’s Butt, MSU’s McDowell are ESPN All-AmericansThe accolades continue to roll in for Michigan tight end Jake Butt and Michigan State defensive tackle Malik McDowell.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

OSU No. 1 in Scout ’17 rankings, UM eighth

OSU No. 1 in Scout ’17 rankings, UM eighthOhio State, boosted by the commitments Monday of receivers Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey, now has the No. 1 recruiting class for 2017 by Scout.com.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 days ago
High Schools

Macomb Area Conference prep football preview

Macomb Area Conference prep football previewHere is a preview of the Macomb Area Conference prep football season.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
High Schools

Oakland Activities Association prep football preview

Oakland Activities Association prep football previewHere is a preview of the Oakland Activities Association prep football season.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
High Schools

Western Wayne Athletic Conference prep football preview

Western Wayne Athletic Conference prep football previewHere is a preview of the Western Wayne Athletic Conference prep football season.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
High Schools

Michigan Metro Athletic Conference prep football preview

Michigan Metro Athletic Conference prep football previewHere is a preview of the Michigan Metro Athletic Conference prep football season.
  • High Schools
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Michigan

Claressa Shields back in Flint, shares victory message

Claressa Shields back in Flint, shares victory messageU.S. Olympic boxer Claressa Shields, a Flint native, shows off the gold medals she won at the London and Rio Games to the media during a press conference on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at Bishop International Airport in Flint.
  • Michigan
  • 14 hours, 33 minutes ago
Tigers

Live Tigers blog: Tigers seize control, down Twins

Live Tigers blog: Tigers seize control, down TwinsThe Tigers return to action Tuesday when they start a three-game series in Minnesota at 8:10 p.m.
  • Tigers
  • 15 hours, 10 minutes ago
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