2:15 PM EDT, Sat August 30, 2014
Detroit Free Press 21 mins ago

Watch this: Stauskas hits 15 straight 3-pointers in 46 seconds

Nik Stauskas is no stranger to impressive YouTube videos. His latest creation: A 46-second video where he goes 15-for-15 on 3-point attempts in preparation for his rookie NBA season with the Sacramento Kings.
Detroit Lions — Kris Durham released along with Leshoure, Winn, others

Detroit Lions — Kris Durham released along with Leshoure, Winn, others

The Lions have parted ways with wide receiver Kris Durham, who played with Matthew Stafford at Georgia. It was first reported by Free Press’ Dave Birkett. Durham, who is 6-6, was the No. 2 wide receiver in 2013 and had the second-most receptions behind Calvin Johnson. He, Stafford and Johnson — who all have offseason homes in Atlanta — worked out together in the offseason at Georgia Tech or “enemy territory” as Durham called it. There was quite a battle at wide receiver for a roster spot with Durham definitely in the mix with Kevin Ogletree, Ryan Broyles and Corey...
Grand Rapids Press 38 mins ago
Halftime analysis: Michigan 35, Appalachian State 0

Halftime analysis: Michigan 35, Appalachian State 0

Halftime updates from Michigan-Appalachian State.
Detroit Free Press 40 mins ago

Tigers' Hunter ready for college football with two sons playing

Hunter has two sons playing NCAA Division I football: Money Hunter is a sophomore defensive back at Arkansas State and Torii Hunter Jr. is a redshirt freshman wide receiver at Notre Dame.
Detroit Free Press 1 hour ago

Lions roster cuts include two ex-CMU players, Reynolds

The Detroit Lions continue to make roster moves to reach the 53-man limit, cutting ties with a pair of former Central Michigan players today.
Detroit Free Press 1 hour ago

From 3 surgeries to 6 points, a happy turn in saga of MSU's A.J. Troup

The ball was soaring his way when A.J. Troup snatched it over the stretched arms of his defender and came down in the end zone. After that, everything was a blur for the Michigan State junior receiver.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Devin Gardner passes Tom Brady on Michigan TD list; Mason Cole becomes first freshman OL starter in opener

Devin Gardner passes Tom Brady on Michigan TD list; Mason Cole becomes first freshman OL starter in opener

The U-M senior quarterback tossed two first-quarter touchdowns, both to wideout Devin Funchess, to notch the 35th and 36th passing touchdowns of his college career
Detroit News 1 hour ago

Tigers-White Sox, Game 1: Lineups and live tweets

The Tigers play the first of a day-night doubleheader against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago. Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:
Michigan State commit Kaleel Gaines leads Frostproof (Fla.) to season-opening win

Michigan State commit Kaleel Gaines leads Frostproof (Fla.) to season-opening win

Gaines scored a touchdown and was in on seven tackles in the win over Avon Park.
Detroit Lions release 4 more players; 17 to go

Detroit Lions release 4 more players; 17 to go

The Detroit Lions continue to roll through their cuts, severing ties with defensive end Darryl Tapp, offensive lineman Garrett Reynolds, offensive lineman Darren Keyton and cornerback Nate Ness according to various reports.
Detroit Free Press 1 hour ago

Source: Browns cut ex-Lions receiver Burleson

Burleson spent the previous four seasons with the Detroit Lions. If this is indeed the end, he finishes his 11-year career with 457 receptions and 39 touchdowns.
Detroit News 1 hour ago

Reports: Lions cut RB Mikel Leshoure

The Lions waived running back Mikel Leshoure Saturday as part of the cuts to trim the roster to 53 players, according to reports, leaving just one player left from their 2011 draft class.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox, Game 1 (chat)

Open thread: Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox, Game 1 (chat)

The weather forecast is a bit sketchy. The starting pitching matchup is anything but. There will be NO IN-GAME UPDATES. Please join the conversation in the comments section. If you’re viewing this on a mobile device, click here. // // ]]> Who: Detroit Tigers (73-60, 2nd in AL Central) at Chicago White Sox (60-74, 4th in AL Central)When: 1:10 p.m.Where: U.S. Cellular Field in ChicagoTV: Fox Sports DetroitRadio: 97.1 The Ticket and the Detroit Tigers radio networkTwitter: Follow Chris Iott The weather forecast is a bit sketchy. The starting...

Surkamp, Bassitt up; Carroll down

CHICAGO – The Chicago White Sox bolstered the pitching staff with two additions before Saturday’s doubleheader against the Detroit Tigers, getting both left-handed reliever Eric Surkamp and right-hander Chris Bassitt on the club. Bassitt is the 26th-man exemption for Saturday’s doubleheader, while Surkamp took the roster spot of Scott Carroll, who was technically optioned to Triple-A Charotte. Carroll, who started Friday’s game against the Detroit Tigers, will return next week when rosters are expanded at the start of September.
Detroit Free Press 2 hours ago

Tigers lineup: Scherzer vs. Sale in Game 1 vs. White Sox

The pitching matchup to open today's double-header in Chicago is a doozy: Max Scherzer vs. Chris Sale, as the Detroit Tigers look to gain more ground in the AL Central against the White Sox (1 p.m., FSD, MLB Network).

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