Source: Max Scherzer’s Agent Scott Boras Wants 8 Years, $216 Million

Yesterday DSN reported that Max Scherzer was in the market for $200 million, looks like we were not high enough! Reports are that Max Scherzer’s agent Scott Boras requested 8 years and $216 million from the Yankees. It’s also reported that he would take less money to stay with the Tigers or go to his … Read more

Breaking News: Tigers’ Get Alfredo Simon From Reds for Suarez and Crawford

The Tigers are reporting the they have acquired Alfredo Simon from the Cincinnati Reds for Eugenio Suarez and Jonathan Crawford. More details when they become available. Check back for updates.   The #Tigers announced the club has acquired RHP Alfredo Simon from the @Reds in exchange for INF Eugenio Suarez & RHP Jonathon Crawford — Detroit Tigers … Read more

BREAKING: Red Sox trade Cespedes to Tigers for Porcello

The Detroit Tigers have agreed to acquire another slugger for their lineup, landing outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for starting pitcher Rick Porcello, sources told Gordon Edes of ESPNBoston.com on Thursday and was confirmed by Jon Morosi of Fox Sports. The Tigers will also get bullpen help in right handed pitcher Alex Wilson. … Read more

Charles Tillman compares battling Megatron to Ali-Frazier

Chicago cornerback Charles Tillman and Detroit wide receiver Calvin Johnson gave each other Thanksgiving gifts when the teams played last month in the form of exchanged jerseys. In the past, they’ve had some great battles in the NFC North. But only one of them played in the November matchup as Tillman has been on injured reserve since … Read more

Theo Riddick Did Not Play Sunday…Here is Why

He had established a role throughout most of the season, showing his ability to run routes and make decisive cuts. Theo Riddick made his worth in big plays, too, including two huge ones in Week 8 against Atlanta. Yet on Sunday, Riddick legitimately disappeared from the Detroit Lions’ lineup. He played no offensive snaps. A former … Read more

Reggie Bush Likely To Play Sunday

It looks like the Detroit Lions will have running back Reggie Bush back in the lineup when they face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Reggie Bush has missed five full games this season and been limited in two others. Bush has practiced fully for Detroit on Wednesday and Thursday — the first time he has done that … Read more

Tigers Get Pitcher Shane Greene From Yankees For Robbie Ray and Minor League IF

Another day, another Tigers move. It is expected the Tigers will give up Robbie Ray and a minor league infielder Domingo Leyba in the deal in exchange for Shane Greene. This time the deal comes from WFAN’s New York Yankees beat writer Sweeny Murti and Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Murti says a three team trade is … Read more

Gerald McCoy Wants Suh To “Break The Bank”

This is not what Detroit Lions team president and general manager Martin Mayhew likely wanted to hear. While Ndamukong Suh remained steadfast in his insistence about not talking about his upcoming expiring contract Wednesday — fellow defensive tackle Gerald McCoy had no problem sharing his opinion of what should happen with Suh. And his opinion matters because … Read more

LOOK: Ohio State shows class, sends letter to Devin Gardner

Everyone saw Michigan senior quarterback Devin Gardner consoling Ohio State freshman signal caller J.T. Barrett last week when he went down with an injury in the midst of a huge rivalry game.Ohio State’s Dave Claborn and the OSU athletic department sent Gardner a letter of appreciation for his actions last Saturday.Gardner tweeted out a picture … Read more

Jim Caldwell Says Lions Not Pursuing Ray Rice

The Detroit Lions have one of the worst running games in the NFL right now, but one player they won’t be looking at right away is newly-reinstated running back Ray Rice. “We haven’t considered that at this point,” Lions coach Jim Caldwell said. The Lions have the No. 30 rushing offense in the NFL (81.67 yards … Read more