1:28 AM EST, Fri December 19, 2014
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago
Les Miles didn't want Michigan job to be a distraction for his team, knows U-M will get a great coach

Les Miles didn't want Michigan job to be a distraction for his team, knows U-M will get a great coach

Miles spoke on SiriusXM's College Football Playbook on Thursday.
Grand Rapids Press 6 hours ago

Branden Dawson diagnosed with fractured wrist, will miss at least two games for Michigan State

The Spartans have two non-conference games left before opening Big Ten play
Lack of scoring becoming a pattern that Red Wings need to break to reverse four-game slide

Lack of scoring becoming a pattern that Red Wings need to break to reverse four-game slide

The Red Wings have scored only one even-strength goal in their past 282 minutes, just four goals in all in their past four games.
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago
Jim Harbaugh again declines to discuss Michigan job, reported contract offer

Jim Harbaugh again declines to discuss Michigan job, reported contract offer

Harbaugh was asked twice Thursday in California about whether or not he's been offered a contract by Michigan and the Michigan opening in general. As he has for weeks, he refused to give a detailed response.
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago
Detroit Pistons 'active' in trade talks for more energetic players, Stan Van Gundy says

Detroit Pistons 'active' in trade talks for more energetic players, Stan Van Gundy says

Josh Smith, Brandon Jennings, players on expiring contracts, and veterans who might hold appeal for contenders plugging gaps all could prove atttractive in trade packages.
New Detroit Lions CB Josh Thomas slams New York Jets, sheds details on playbook theft

New Detroit Lions CB Josh Thomas slams New York Jets, sheds details on playbook theft

Total price tag for the theft: $12,000. Then he was released by the Jets. And, yeah, he thinks the two could have been linked.
Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes says he has yet to decide on NFL future

Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes says he has yet to decide on NFL future

Waynes said his parents are coming to East Lansing on Friday and will meet with him and the MSU coaching staff to discuss his future.
Detroit Lions' Teryl Austin would accept head coaching interviews, but not thinking about that now

Detroit Lions' Teryl Austin would accept head coaching interviews, but not thinking about that now

Austin will be one of the top minority candidates recommended by the Fritz Pollard Foundation to teams looking for coaching candidates this offseason.
Grand Rapids Press 11 hours ago
Photo gallery: Detroit Lions practice in chilly temperatures in preparation for Bears

Photo gallery: Detroit Lions practice in chilly temperatures in preparation for Bears

Wrapped in layers, gloves and masks, the Detroit Lions practiced outdoors at their practice facility in Allen Park ahead of their game Sunday in Chicago against the Bears.
Red Wings' Johan Franzen looks to snap out of slump after battling flu and sickness for three weeks

Red Wings' Johan Franzen looks to snap out of slump after battling flu and sickness for three weeks

Franzen expects to return to lineup on Friday after missing one game. He's gone 12 games without a goal.
C.J. Mosley misses Detroit Lions practice to be with newborn son; Rob Sims out too

C.J. Mosley misses Detroit Lions practice to be with newborn son; Rob Sims out too

Mosley is starting right now for Nick Fairley, who remains sidelined with a knee injury. Left guard Rob Sims also was sidelined for practice.

Franzen has been battling an illness for a few weeks; he hasn’t scored since Nov. 20 and it a team-worse minus-9

DETROIT >> Quick update from Wings practice Thursday at Joe Louis Arena. Johan Franzen (illness) and Stephen Weiss (shoulder) both took part in a full practice. Franzen hopes to return to the lineup Friday against the New York Islanders after …

Detroit Lions — C.J. Mosley, Rob Sims don't practice

ALLEN PARK — Lions defensive tackle C.J. Mosley, who was added late to Wednesday’s injury report, did not practice today (Thursday). His absence was not injury related. Also left guard Rob Sims didn’t practice. He was not on Wednesday’s injury report. Defensive end George Johnson, who missed on Wednesday with an illness, returned to work on Thursday. New cornerback Josh Thomas, who was claimed off waivers from the Jets, was at work wearing No. 24. Nick Fairley also did not practice. The Lions practiced in outdoor temps of 31 degrees in preparation for the game at...
Grand Rapids Press 12 hours ago

After 24 minutes of full health, Michigan State fighting the injury bug again

Spartans senior forward Branden Dawson had to leave the game in the second half with an injured wrist
Grand Rapids Press 13 hours ago
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