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Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photos

Sports Sightings: A humorous look at today's photosTaking a cue from Jim Harbaugh, the Jacksonville Jaguars cheerleaders are checking into a hotel for a team-bonding session. Pom-pom potpourri in every room, no doubt.
  • Sports
  • 7 hours, 20 minutes ago
College

Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

Challenge News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest Do you think you know college football better than Wojo? Now’s your chance to find out.
  • College
  • 2 days ago
Golf

Registration for Hole In One Contest ends Thursday

Registration for Hole In One Contest ends ThursdayRegistration for the Detroit News / Golf Association of Michigan Hole In One Contest will end on Sept. 1.
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Spartans

Spartan freshman WR Corley likely to see action

Spartan freshman WR Corley likely to see action Detroit King product has been drawing rave reviews in preseason.
  • Spartans
  • 14 hours, 55 minutes ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh won't budge on publicly naming QB

Harbaugh won't budge on publicly naming QBMichigan coach Jim Harbaugh is not budging as far as publicly naming the Wolverines’ starting quarterback in advance of season opener against Hawaii on Saturday.
  • Wolverines
  • 7 hours, 47 minutes ago
Lions

Lions' Abdullah, Diggs embrace playing angry

Lions' Abdullah, Diggs embrace playing angryAmeer Abdullah didn’t wait long to test his surgically repaired shoulder.
  • Lions
  • 7 hours, 31 minutes ago
Detroit

Judge increases ex-MSU star Appling's bonds

Judge increases ex-MSU star Appling's bondsKeith Appling has been arrested three times since May on gun-related charges in Detroit and Dearborn
  • Detroit
  • 25 minutes ago
Tigers

MRI finds no new damage to Maybin's injured thumb

MRI finds no new damage to Maybin's injured thumbAusmus said center fielder will not play Wednesday, which with an off-day Thursday gives him three days to recuperate.
  • Tigers
  • 11 hours, 7 minutes ago
Motorsports

Roger Curtis steps down as MIS president

Roger Curtis steps down as MIS presidentLongtime president denies he was forced out of position.
  • Motorsports
  • 15 hours, 52 minutes ago
Red Wings

Osgood realizes dream to own junior team

Osgood realizes dream to own junior teamChris Osgood, who won three Stanley Cups as a goalie for the Red Wings, is joining the ownership team of the Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League.
  • Red Wings
  • 16 hours, 34 minutes ago
Tigers

Norris: 105-pitch, five-inning start belies quality stuff

Norris: 105-pitch, five-inning start belies quality stuff"I just have to be more efficient," the left-hander says.
  • Tigers
  • 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions keep Pettigrew, Fuller on PUP, roster at 75

Lions keep Pettigrew, Fuller on PUP, roster at 75The Lions also waived cornerback Brandon McGee to trim the roster to the mandatory 75.
  • Lions
  • 1 day 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
  • Sports
  • 12 hours, 48 minutes ago
Nfl

Vikings QB Bridgewater suffers injury at practice

Vikings QB Bridgewater suffers injury at practice Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater went down with an injury in practice on Tuesday, causing the team to cut short its session after 25 minutes.
  • Nfl
  • 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
College

Notre Dame likely to have 4 arrested players ready for Texas

Notre Dame likely to have 4 arrested players ready for TexasCoach Brian Kelly said the school could still discipline the players, but there is no deadline for such a move.
  • College
  • 10 hours, 56 minutes ago
Detroit

Appling advised stay away from guns, avoid Detroit

Appling advised stay away from guns, avoid DetroitThe former Michigan State University basketball star was arraigned for his third gun-related arrest this year
  • Detroit
  • 17 hours, 29 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU's depth chart on defensive line unclear

MSU's depth chart on defensive line unclearWhile Michigan State released its depth chart for Friday’s season-opener against Furman, it doesn’t exactly indicate concrete starters in every position.
  • Spartans
  • 22 hours, 10 minutes ago
Michigan

Triathlete, 63, killed doing what she loved — cycling

Triathlete, 63, killed doing what she loved — cyclingKaren McKeachie’s husband hopes to sustain her legacy via a scholarship at UM for distance-running women
  • Michigan
  • 19 hours, 23 minutes ago
College

This week’s football on TV

This week’s football on TVHere’s a list of college, high school and NFL exhibition games on television this week.
  • College
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Lions

Lions claim LB Jayson DiManche off waivers

Lions claim LB Jayson DiManche off waiversDiManche gives the Lions some inside linebacker and special teams depth heading into the final preseason game
  • Lions
  • 18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Wolverines

Five impact freshmen for Michigan

Five impact freshmen for MichiganAngelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News breaks down five freshmen who will make a difference for Michigan this season.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Spartans

Five impact freshmen for Michigan State

Five impact freshmen for Michigan StateMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News breaks down five freshmen who will make a difference for the Spartans this season.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Spartans

MSU receivers: Big potential, little experience

MSU receivers: Big potential, little experienceSenior R.J. Shelton caught 43 passes last year and is, by far, the most accomplished pass catcher the Spartans have back.
  • Spartans
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Tigers

Mensching: Can Yasiel Puig help the Tigers?

Mensching: Can Yasiel Puig help the Tigers? The Dodgers placed the former All-Star outfielder, who was sitting on a .260 average and lowly .706 OPS, on revocable waivers Sunday.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Lions

Ex-Lion Johnson joins ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Ex-Lion Johnson joins ‘Dancing with the Stars’Calvin Johnson’s retirement from football is no longer the most unexpected decision he’s made this year.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lions

With job safe, Lions' Muhlbach breathes sigh of relief

With job safe, Lions' Muhlbach breathes sigh of reliefThe Lions drafted competition for Muhlbach, but Jimmy Landes' injury ensures the veteran will be back for a 13th year.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
College

WMU's Fleck rows the boat, players buy in

WMU's Fleck rows the boat, players buy inP.J. Fleck will do just about anything — and everything — to make his Western Michigan football program better.
  • College
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh has picked a QB but won't reveal it

Harbaugh has picked a QB but won't reveal it"We know who our starting quarterback is," Harbaugh said Monday at a news conference.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Tigers

Saltalamacchia powers Tigers to comeback win

Saltalamacchia powers Tigers to comeback winIt was looking like the Tigers were going to be beaten on Monday by yet another mediocre starting pitcher.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Lions

Lions' Ebron optimistic after fearing season was over

Lions' Ebron optimistic after fearing season was overEbron criticized reports which suggested he had suffered an Achilles injury that would end his season.
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Golf

Gibson ‘blessed’ by response for charity golf event

Gibson ‘blessed’ by response for charity golf eventKirk Gibson had the one-liners ready at Warwick Hills, site of the inaugural Kirk Gibson Golf Classic.
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Golf

Ex-Spartan Brehm kept faith, earns PGA Tour card

Ex-Spartan Brehm kept faith, earns PGA Tour cardIn his 53rd career start on a professional tour, Brehm earned his first victory Sunday evening with a win in the Web.com Tour season finale, the WinCo Foods Portland Open in North Plains, Oregon
  • Golf
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Tigers

Inconsistency, injuries at root of Tigers' manic ways

Inconsistency, injuries at root of Tigers' manic waysThe Tigers have eight win streaks of four or more games countered by five losing streaks of four or more games.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Tigers

Kinsler dropped to two-hole to 'change his luck'

Kinsler dropped to two-hole to 'change his luck'Kinsler’s batting average has dropped 21 points, from .292 to .271 in the last 14 games. He’s gone 5-for-55 in that stretch, with a .180 on-base percentage.
  • Tigers
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Wolverines

Harbaugh, Lewis back free speech but not Kaepernick’s action

Harbaugh, Lewis back free speech but not Kaepernick’s actionJourdan Lewis said Monday that he appreciates Colin Kaepernick’s stance but did not condone his action.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Lions

Updated predictions for Lions’ 53-man roster

Updated predictions for Lions’ 53-man rosterThe third exhibition game is in the books and the Detroit Lions must now trim the roster to 75 players by 4 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Lions
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Lions

Lions on Kaepernick's decision: 'Have to respect it'

Lions on Kaepernick's decision: 'Have to respect it'The 49ers quarterback said he will continue to sit during the national anthem as long as he feels the United States continues to oppress “black people and people of color.”
  • Lions
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Wolverines

Selflessness make UM’s Wormley, Butt strong leaders

Selflessness make UM’s Wormley, Butt strong leadersDefensive lineman Chris Wormley and tight end Jake Butt were chosen as co-captains for this season in a vote of the Michigan players last Friday.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Big Ten

J.T. Barrett’s Buckeyes will never lower their expectations

J.T. Barrett’s Buckeyes will never lower their expectationsThe year after winning a national championship, that’s when the expectations grow, that’s when the hype seems boundless, and no one expects anything less than perfection.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
College

Eastern to unveil new QB, defensive scheme in opener

Eastern to unveil new QB, defensive scheme in openerJunior Todd Porter will make his first Division 1 start under center Friday for the Eagles, which have switched to a 4-2-5 defense.
  • College
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Spartans

Mark Dantonio on the new season

Mark Dantonio on the new seasonMSU football coach talks about his mix of veterans and newcomers in the 2016 season.
  • Spartans
  • 7 hours, 4 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM's Kalis on veteran leadership

UM's Kalis on veteran leadershipMichigan offensive lineman Kyle Kalis on helping younger players.
  • Wolverines
  • 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
Wolverines

UM's Jehu Chesson

UM's Jehu ChessonMichigan receiver Jehu Chesson says he's "ready to roll."
  • Wolverines
  • 7 hours, 6 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU's O'Connor on opener

MSU's O'Connor on openerMichigan State quarterback Tyler O'Connor talks about getting ready for MSU's opener on Friday.
  • Spartans
  • 7 hours, 8 minutes ago
Mlb

Indians beat Twins, maintain 4.5-game lead in Central

Indians beat Twins, maintain 4.5-game lead in CentralRajai Davis hit a three-run homer and Jason Kipnis added a solo shot for Cleveland.
  • Mlb
  • 11 hours, 6 minutes ago
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