13 ‘Bad Luck’ moments in Detroit sports history

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If you live in the state of Michigan, odds are that you root for Detroit teams and either Michigan or Michigan State. (If you do not fall into that category, don’t worry, we love you too!) If you do fall into that category, you have suffered through some terrible luck throughout the years. These can … Read more

Top 5 Detroit athletes who also served in the United States Military

Top 5 Detroit athletes who also served in the United States Military In honor of SPC Christopher David Allen Kube, who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country on July 14, 2007. Rest in Peace, Hero. You will NEVER be forgotten. “Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the … Read more

10 Greatest nicknames in Detroit sports history

Detroit has been blessed with a rich history of great players in all sports. Even better, some of the best nicknames in sports have come from this area. I put together a list of my top 10 favorites with a few honorable mentions. There were so many to choose from, so it was difficult to … Read more

Top 10 sports moments at the Pontiac Silverdome [Videos]

On August 23, 1975, the Pontiac Silverdome opened its doors for the first time when the Detroit Lions hosted the Kansas City Chiefs in a preseason game. What is your favorite Silverdome moment of all time? Let us know in the comments section. Monster Truck Rallies If you never had the opportunity to go to … Read more

5 Greatest quarterbacks in Detroit Lions history

The Detroit Lions have only won one playoff game since the 1950s but have had a handful of solid quarterbacks nearly take them to the next level. From Bobby Layne winning an NFL Championship in the 1950s to Matthew Stafford breaking every Lions record known to man, Detroit quarterbacks have always been able to sling … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Lions defensive players of all time

The Detroit Lions have had some tough, gritty, and relentless defensive players throughout their long history. These guys led goal-line stances and had legendary sacks and interceptions in their time. These guys also wore the silver and Honolulu blue with pride- it wasn’t just a jersey to them. These are your top 5 Detroit Lions … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Tigers rookies in franchise history

Over the years the Detroit Tigers have fielded many outstanding players. What’s even more impressive is what some Tigers rookies accomplished during their first season. Let’s take a look back at the Top 5 Rookies in the history of the Detroit Tigers. All statistics for this post were gleaned from www.baseball-reference.com. Austin Jackson In 2010, Austin … Read more

Top 10 Scariest Athletes in Detroit Sports History

Detroit, Michigan has been the home of some of the baddest, some of the meanest, and no doubt some of the toughest professional athletes to ever play their respective sports. In honor of Halloween, we take a look at ten of the scariest guys to ever wear a Detroit uniform. I made the list in … Read more

Top 5 Most electrifying athletes in Detroit sports history

The city of Detroit has a long and storied sports tradition. From the dominance of the Detroit Red Wings in the 1990s, the 3-time NBA champion Detroit Pistons, the charter American League member and 4-time world champion Detroit Tigers to…well…the lovable Detroit Lions. To honor all that championship pedigree, history, and Honolulu Blue and Silver heartbreak we decided to put together … Read more

Top 5 managers in Detroit Tigers history

Many forget that someone has to be behind all the success a team can have and that it’s not always just the players, but also the man behind the madness. That is the skipper. The Detroit Tigers have been blessed with very effective and fan-favorite managers in their history who have led teams on memorable … Read more

Top 5 Detroit Red Wings trades in past 30 years

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The Detroit Red Wings have had a long history of success, including making the playoffs for 25 consecutive seasons (1991-2016). A lot of their success can be attributed to drafting, but there is another aspect that has made this team great over the decades. Trades have helped complement the draft success to earn the team … Read more

Top 10 Most exciting Detroit sports icons of all-time

Detroit sports fans have had the privilege of watching some of the best in the game at their given sport. Thinking back to all the great athletes that we have seen wear a Detroit uniform, it is hard to just limit it to just 10 players. So, what I have done is base my top … Read more