What Happened to Nick Fairley?

So as we all know, Nick Fairley has been demoted to second team defense.  “Well, why is this Dan? What happened to him?”  Well, let me tell you a story, it’s about a very hungry man, and a very hungry team who wanted to be successful. Nick Fairley reported to camp at a very reasonable … Read more

Weight Continues to be an issue for Nick Fairley

Nick Fairley is continuing to have issues with his weight during Lions training camp.  After reporting to camp at 295 pounds, and being told that that was too skinny, he quickly put back on 10 pounds getting back up to 305.  Well, it appears as though he hasn’t stopped gaining weight, as he has continued … Read more

Tyriq Thompson Commits to East Lansing

Linebacker Tyriq Thompson committed to Michigan State today, a three start recruit and the number 5 prospect in the state of Michigan.  However, that’s not what the deal is here.  Thompsons’ dad, Clarence Thompson played in Ann Arbor from 1993 to 1995 and was an All-Big Ten selection as a senior.  Thompson made the commitment … Read more

Kenny Kaminski Dismissed from Spartan Hoops

  I know a lot of Spartan Basketball fans were thrown off a bit two days ago when Kenny Kaminski posted a tweet that said he was transferring from the program.  Others were waiting to see if there was some sort of press release that stated why he was dismissed.  Well today that release has … Read more

Most Hated Teams By State

[tps_header]Reddit User KMHOKIES35 put together some interesting HATE maps…[/tps_header] So we all know as Detroit sports fans, we hate the Packers and Bears in the NFL,  the Avs and Penguins in the NHL, and of course anything and everything from Ohio.  Well a user on Reddit took the sports hate to a new level and … Read more

No Timetable For Return Of Ziggy Ansah « CBS Detroit

The Lions placed him on the physically-unable-to-perform (PUP) list for training camp, which begins Monday, and head coach Jim Caldwell said there is no timetable on Ansah’s return. Limited by his injury, Ansah has not gotten to practice the new defense like his teammates have, but Caldwell said that he cannot fret about how far … Read more

Why college football is studying Major League Soccer – WSJ

Why College Football Is Studying Major League Soccer “As colleges seek out ways to enhance their stadiums and entice a generation of absentee fans to college football games, they are looking at MLS teams as models. “ “But not even Southern football fans are sure things to show up to games any more—and their increasingly … Read more

War of Words

Soccer, to many Americans, it’s a sport they couldn’t care less about.   The rest of the World however, absolutely goes crazy for the sport.  I know what you’re thinking, “But its soooooo boring” “All they do is dive” and my personal favorite “It’s a stupid sport.”  I personally have followed professional soccer, in both club … Read more