Charles Rogers to be posthumously honored by Michigan State

The Michigan State Spartans have announced plans to honor the late Charles Rogers with an induction into the Michigan State Athletics Hall of Fame: Today, Charles Rogers will be inducted into the Michigan State Athletics Hall of Fame. We honor Chuck and the impact he had on this football program. #SD4L pic.twitter.com/SjgxsnibgI — Michigan State … Read more

Top 9 Biggest Busts in Detroit sports history

As Detroit sports fans, we have been blessed through the years with incredible athletes doing amazing things for our beloved teams. Unfortunately, we have also been privy to some of the biggest letdowns in sports. Today we take a look at the top 10 biggest busts in Detroit’s recent sports history. 9. Joel Zumaya 2006 … Read more

10 Biggest Detroit Lions’ draft busts in the last 35 years

Being a Lions fan surely comes with its ups and downs, especially when the NFL Draft starts to get closer on the calendar. You don’t know whether they are going to draft at the right position or just draft a player that makes no sense whatsoever in regards to the team’s current identity and what … Read more

Report: Lions barely acknowledge the late Charles Rogers during Sunday’s game

We looked for it at home, and didn’t see anything on our televisions. According to reports, the Detroit Lions were set to honor the memory of their former first-round draft selection Charles Rogers, who tragically passed away earlier this week at 38 after battling cancer and liver disease. “At some point during the game we’ll … Read more

Stuart Schweigert: Death of Charles Rogers “scares the heck out of me”

Former Oakland Raiders standout Stuart Schweigert was taken aback by the tragic passing of Charles Rogers earlier this week at the young age of 38. “For me, it became almost a Rocky and Apollo Creed relationship,” Schweigert explained earlier this week. “You’re harsh competitors, but then you realize that you’re the same and dealing with … Read more

Lions to honor the late Charles Rogers during Sunday’s game vs. Cowboys

News broke earlier this week about the untimely passing of former Michigan State Spartans and first round Lions draft selection Charles Rogers, who had been battling cancer and liver disease. And they’ll be honoring his memory at some point during Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. “At some point during the game we’ll take a … Read more

Former Detroit Lions GM Matt Millen shares amazing Charles Rogers story

On Monday morning, some very sad news broke that former Michigan State and Detroit Lions wide receiver Charles Rogers died at the age of 38. Former Lions GM Matt Millen has shared his thoughts about Rogers and he says he will remember him differently than everybody else. From Detroit Free Press: “How I will remember … Read more

Former Lions coach Steve Mariucci reacts to Charles Rogers’ passing

Former Detroit Lions head coach Steve Mariucci has offered his condolences following the news of the passing of Charles Rogers, Detroit’s first overall selection in the 2003 NFL Draft. “I am very saddened to hear of Charles’ passing. Charles was our first draft choice in my time with the Lions, and having the opportunity to … Read more

Michigan State football tweets message regarding death of Charles Rogers

NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

On Monday morning, news broke that former Michigan State and Detroit Lions wide receiver Charles Rogers has passed away at the age of 38. Just moments ago, Michigan State football posted the following message to Twitter. “We are deeply saddened to learn the news of Charles Rogers passing away. We send our condolences to his … Read more

Report: Details emerge on former Detroit Lions’ WR Charles Rogers cause of death

On Monday morning, news broke that former Michigan State and Detroit Lions wide receiver Charles Rogers passed away at the age of 38. According to reports, Rogers’ cause of death may be related to cancer and liver disease. Charles Rogers had cancer and liver disease, friends say https://t.co/XwEzU1eUmb — MLive Sports (@MLiveSports) November 11, 2019 … Read more

Fans and former teammates of Charles Rogers react to his passing

Former Michigan State Spartans and Detroit Lions wide receiver Charles Rogers passed away this morning at the age of 38, and there has already been an outpouring of condolences from his former teammates via social media. Devastated to learn of the passing of my spartan brother Charles Rodgers. Spoke with his mom this morning. Please … Read more

Blind Resume! YOU choose your Top 10 Michigan State Spartans from this century

While gathering the info I needed to create the list of top 10 Michigan State Football players from this century, I came across a common problem: who makes the cut? Who was really worthy of this list? And while you think it would be easy to decide who stays and who goes, it really isn’t. So I … Read more

Detroit Lions Draft Nostalgia: What Could’ve Been?

NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

With the NFL Draft quickly approaching this Thursday, everyone is focused on who the Detroit Lions might pick. Excitement is always high at this time of year. Let’s face it – as a Lions fan – the draft is our Super Bowl. Hope Springs Eternal as the Honolulu Blue and Silver look to grab the … Read more