Michigan State attempts poorly planned dig at Michigan football’s CFP ranking

Michigan State decided to try an awkward pregame jab at the College Football Playoff ranking of in-state rival, University of Michigan. Dave Holmes (@DaveHolmesTV) posted the picture of a CCTV screen in East Lansing showing this week’s CFP ranking.  The techies at MSU decided to poke fun by replacing Michigan at the #4 spot with … Read more

Detroit Lions coaching staff: In Teez We Trust

Teez Tabor came into the Detroit Lions organization as a second-round pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. Thus far, he has not been a contributing factor to Detroit’s on-field product. Per NFL’s stat tracker, Tabor has 17 total tackles through 15 games played (3 started). His lack of speed in man-to-man coverage has seemingly made … Read more

WHOA! Michigan’s John Beilein has harsh words for cheaters

As the FBI investigation into recruiting violations hammers various schools across the country, Michigan basketball head coach John Beilein lays into violators. Beilein spoke to the media at Big Ten media day in Rosemont, Illinois over the past week and a half.  Inevitably, his question and answer sessions with the media turned toward recent headlines … Read more

EDITORIAL: Sergei Fedorov’s ’91’ should NOT be retired by the Red Wings

Detroit Sports Nation’s Nate Webb made a very compelling case for Sergei Fedorov’s number to be forever raised to the rafters. This piece is not intended to diminish from Nate’s body of work or from the largely successful professional hockey career that Fedorov had. The intention here is to point out that Sergei’s career, while … Read more

WATCH: Spartan fans set fire to the streets following 21-17 upset over Penn State

NCAA Football: Michigan State at Michigan

Michigan State fans set fire to the streets outside the Cedar Village Apartments after the Spartans dominating upset win over Penn State. MSU proved to be far more than Penn State was ready to handle, delivering a 21-17 upset in Happy Valley that no one saw coming. Twitter user @cj_weiss, a student photojournalist at Michigan … Read more

The Lowdown: Inside Mario Impemba and Rod Allen’s 17-year feud

MLB: Detroit Tigers at Philadelphia Phillies

Mario Impemba and Rod Allen are no longer at the broadcasting helm of Detroit Tigers games.  Emotionally charged news stories have a way of sorting themselves out over time and the situation between these two broadcasters is no different. The breaking point between Mario and Rod was reached following a Tuesday night game in early … Read more

Detroit Lions’ tryout consists of eight players, including three former MSU standouts

The Detroit Lions tryout featured a few players with whom college football fans in Michigan might be familiar. Initially reported by Howard Balzer on Wednesday, the Detroit Lions worked out a bevy of players this week.  Michigan State University wide receivers Aaron Burbridge and Bennie Fowler, along with former WR-turned-cornerback, Tony Lippett, led the list of … Read more

INJURY UPDATE: Lions reveal T.J. Lang’s status following 6th concussion

On Tuesday, the Detroit Lions organization revealed T.J. Lang’s status following his 6th career brain injury. Per Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the Lions are optimistic that the veteran guard will be able to return in the 2018 season.  No current timetable has been provided by the Lions organization.  After suffering his second … Read more

BREAKING: Michigan vs. Michigan State game time announced

The powers that be have decided on the October 20th Michigan vs Michigan State game time. BREAKING: Michigan vs MSU is slated for a noon kick in East Lansing in October 20th. It’ll be televised on Fox. — Justin Rose (@JRoseWXYZ) October 8, 2018 Michigan State has been faltering in and out of the win … Read more

WATCH: New Detroit Lions’ secret weapon unveiled: ‘Praying’ Pat

Cheering for sports teams in Detroit can challenge the faith of even the most devout individuals. Fans are heralding the new Detroit Lions secret weapon: Praying Pat. In the below video from NBC’s Detroit affiliate, WDIV, numerous individuals discuss the Lions’ improbable victory over the New England Patriots two weeks ago. The final cause of … Read more

Khabib – McGregor post fight takes queues from Detroit’s own Malice at the Palace

Khabib Nurmagomedov scaled the walls of the cage and leaped into the crowd immediately following his submission of Conor McGregor.  His mission:  Seek revenge for McGregor’s posse attack on his tour bus earlier this year. The sanctioned fight ended three minutes and three seconds into the 4th round of last night’s UFC lightweight match when … Read more

WATCH: In horrifying Texas football game, Friday Night Lights turns into a hospital trip!

A Texas football player sustained serious brain and bodily injuries following nightmarish on-field behavior from opposing player. Initially reported by Fox 4 out of Waco, Texas, last week’s matchup between Texas football rivals, Burleson and Waco, turned disastrous when Burleson’s quarterback was targeted throughout the game, repeatedly being punched, kicked, choked and dragged around between … Read more

GM Al Avila sheds light on report that Detroit Tigers are for sale

Billionaire Detroiter and serial entrepreneur, Dan Gilbert, has been the subject of reports this week regarding his interest in acquiring the Detroit Tigers.  For the first time, the team addresses these reports. It was reported this week that Dan Gilbert, a native of Detroit and self-made billionaire, was actively involved in talks to acquire the … Read more

GAME DAY: Michigan Wolverines afternoon matchup against Northwestern

Make no bones about it.  The Michigan Wolverines must win today’s matchup against Northwestern in a big way. The Michigan Wolverines arrived in Evanston, Illinois yesterday afternoon, in preparation for today’s matchup against the Northwestern Wildcats.  Although the Wolverines enter this game as heavy favorites (-28) on a five-game win streak (2011-2015), they cannot overlook their … Read more

Top 3 reasons the Detroit Lions will beat the Dallas Cowboys

Following their [insert adjective of choice here] win over the New England Patriots last week, the Detroit Lions look to continue building momentum with a win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.  Here are the top three reasons Detroit will be more than Dallas can handle.   1.  The Matt’s are in sync.  The lackluster, distracted … Read more

Detroit Red Wings wrap up training camp with a new attitude

Blashill wraps up #DRWTC. 👇 pic.twitter.com/OyGpIj8pIw — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) September 18, 2018 Coming out of the annual Detroit Red Wings Training Camp in Traverse City, a number of players discussed how the approach to this year’s camp has changed in comparison to those in years past.  Second year forward Michael Rasmussen pointed out … Read more