11:28 AM EST, Sat November 22, 2014
Michigan State Tony Lippett starting at cornerback and receiver on Senior Day

Michigan State Tony Lippett starting at cornerback and receiver on Senior Day

LIppett started five games as a cornerback as a redshirt freshman and also caught four passes for 44 yards as a receiver that season.
Grand Rapids Press 26 mins ago
Live updates: Michigan State vs. Rutgers (chat)

Live updates: Michigan State vs. Rutgers (chat)

Join Kyle Austin for updates and analysis throughout the game

Video: Detroit Lions reporters don't like team's chances in New England

Both Justin Rogers and Kyle Meinke are convinced the Patriots will score more points than any other team has put up against the Lions' top-ranked defense.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Get to know, Rutgers: Everyone knows it's a chicken

Get to know, Rutgers: Everyone knows it's a chicken

Rutgers wasn't known as the Scarlet Knights until 1955, and it made the change in the name of pride.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Get to know, Maryland: Confederate troops and the legend of the 'Old South Ball'

Get to know, Maryland: Confederate troops and the legend of the 'Old South Ball'

Everything you need to know about Maryland football is right here.

Projecting inactives for Patriots vs. Lions

Before the New England Patriots play a game, we will attempt to predict the team's inactive players. Our best guess for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions: CB Malcolm Butler: The rookie has been playing over third-year veteran Alfonzo Dennard the last three games, with his contributions on special teams part of the consideration. After he was involved in a missed block on special teams last week against the Colts, we wonder if it could open the door back up for Dennard.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago
Brandon Jennings says there's a good reason Detroit Pistons miss shots: They don't shoot enough

Brandon Jennings says there's a good reason Detroit Pistons miss shots: They don't shoot enough

The Pistons had another terrible shooting night in Friday's loss to the Atlanta Hawks, and after a compressed schedule of games recently, Jennings said the players desperately need some work honing their shooting eyes.
Report: Detroit Lions work out former Michigan punter Zoltan Mesko

Report: Detroit Lions work out former Michigan punter Zoltan Mesko

It's unclear why the Lions would hold such a workout, considering they have one of the best young punters in the game. They used a fifth-round pick on Sam Martin last year, and he's been a hit from Day 1.
Detroit Lions matchup: Team's offense can't afford to stay slumping in New England

Detroit Lions matchup: Team's offense can't afford to stay slumping in New England

Detroit's defense can only do so much. The offense will have to pick up the pace if the Lions want any shot of winning in New England.
Mark Dantonio ready for emotional Senior Day, but wants Michigan State focused on Rutgers

Mark Dantonio ready for emotional Senior Day, but wants Michigan State focused on Rutgers

Dantonio said he tries to manage the emotions of the seniors as best as he can.
Grand Rapids Press 4 hours ago

Marvin Clark records 15 points, technical foul and unlikely smile from Tom Izzo in home opener

Clark, a freshman, earned a foul for showing too much emotion in his home opener
Grand Rapids Press 4 hours ago
Detroit Lions NFL draft watch: Nothing but the Big Uglies

Detroit Lions NFL draft watch: Nothing but the Big Uglies

Grab your pizza, take a seat and keep your eyes on the trenches.
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago
Detroit Pistons have reduced basketball to its simplest form: Miss shots, lose games

Detroit Pistons have reduced basketball to its simplest form: Miss shots, lose games

Pistons had sub-40-percent shooting percentages from the field in 10 games out of 82 last season, but have done so five times in 13 games this year after 99-89 loss to Atlanta Hawks.
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago

It's Gameday! Michigan State says farewell to seniors as Rutgers comes to town

Everything you need to know for the Spartans' noon Saturday kickoff against the Scarlet Knights.
Grand Rapids Press 5 hours ago
It's Gameday! Michigan hosts Maryland, looks to celebrate seniors by snatching bowl eligibility

It's Gameday! Michigan hosts Maryland, looks to celebrate seniors by snatching bowl eligibility

Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. as the Wolverines welcome Maryland to Michigan Stadium for Senior Day.

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