Emoni Bates transfers back home after stint with Memphis

This is almost certainly not the path Emoni Bates thought he would take but here we are. The Ypsilanti, MI native announced earlier today that he’s transferring to Eastern Michigan University to suit up for the Eagles during an interview with Joe Tipton of On3.com. “I’m committing to Eastern Michigan,” Bates told Tipton. “I’m coming home.” … Read more

Former Detroit Lions assistant Fred Reed dies at 54 year old

According to a report from Eastern Michigan University, Fred Reed, who was an assistant coach on the Eagles football team, has passed away at the age of 54. Reed also spent two seasons as an assistant coach with the Detroit Lions as he was their safeties coach from 2006-07. Eastern Michigan is devastated to have … Read more

Eastern Michigan QB Mike Glass punches player in face, knocks off a ref’s hat

On Thursday night, Eastern Michigan had a golden opportunity to knock off Pittsburgh in the Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field but they fell just short, losing 34-30. Late in the game, EMU QB Mike Glass was ejected after punching a Pitt player in the face and then knocking off a ref’s hat while trying … Read more

Detroit Lions ‘All-Local’ 2019 NFL Mock Draft

This coming Thursday, the 2019 NFL Draft will officially begin. Over the past few months, if you are anything like me, you have read literally hundreds upon hundreds of Detroit Lions’ mock drafts. So, I figured it would be fun to think outside the box (but inside the state) to come up with what an … Read more