FCC votes to end NFL 'blackout' rule
For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.
Caldwell's Corner: Lions 24, Jets 17
Lions head coach Jim Caldwell joined Tom Leyden to talk about his team's 24-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday.
Lions beat Jets, move to 3-1 this season
Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score and the Detroit Lions overcame Calvin Johnson being limited by an ankle…
UPDATE: Calvin Johnson active vs. Jets
Wide receivers Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions and Eric Decker of the New York Jets are both active and will play Sunday.
Lions/Jets at a glance
A glimpse at the matchup between the Lions and Jets scheduled for Sunday afternoon in New Jersey.
Inside the Huddle with Sam Martin
Tonight on Action News at 7, Tom Leyden learns some tricks of the trade from Lions punter Sam Martin. INSIDE: Photo Gallery
Red Wings shut out Maple Leafs in preseason game
Petr Mrazek made 27 saves, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0 in a preseason game on Monday night.
Pavel Datsyuk out with shoulder separation
Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk will miss 2-4 weeks after separating his shoulder Monday night in the team's preseason opener.
Red Wings win exhibition opener
Tomas Tatar and Pavel Datysuk scored as the Red Wings beat Pittsburgh 2-1 to open the exhibition season.
Red Wings open camp hoping for healthier 2014-15
Detroit started training camp on Friday in Traverse City with an eye on both improving and keeping its lineup intact.
Wings prospect Mantha out with leg injury
The Red Wings announced that prospect Anthony Mantha has a fractured right tibia and will be sidelined for 6-8 weeks.
Red Wings sign DeKeyser to two-year deal
Danny DeKeyser has agreed to a two-year deal that will keep him under contract through the 2016 season.
Commentary: This is NOT Michigan
Fans and alumni around the country are frustrated. Tom Leyden shares his thoughts on the state of affairs in Ann Arbor.
UM Pres. issues statement on concussions
University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel issued a statement on the concussion controversy for the football team.
Michigan says Shane Morris suffered concussion
Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon released a detailed statement and account of what transpired on Saturday afternoon surrounding Shane…
Hoke on hot seat over Shane Morris decision
University of Michigan football coach Brady Hoke today defended himself against criticism over his handling of quarterback Shane Morris in…
MSU drops one spot in AP Top 25 despite win
Despite beating Wyoming in lopsided fashion Saturday, Michigan State fell from No. 9 to No. 10 in the Associated Press Top 25.
Michigan loses to Minnesota in Big Ten opener
Shane Morris started over Devin Gardner at quarterback, as the Michigan Wolverines fell to the Minnesota Golden Gophers 30-14
Brad Ausmus sets pitching rotation for ALDS
The Detroit Tigers will start this postseason just like last year's: Max Scherzer in Game 1, Justin Verlander in Game 2.
Tigers head to playoffs after close division win
The Detroit Tigers are encouraged by their team's overall health and deep pitching staff as they look forward to the ALDS.
Start times for Tigers playoff games announced
The Tigers got have a rough idea of approximately when they'll be playing this week, dependent on who wins the AL Wild Card Game Tuesday.
Detroit Tigers ALDS tickets on sale now
Tigers tickets for the American League Division Series games at Comerica Park are on sale now.
Detroit Tigers clinch the AL Central
In an AL Central race that went down to the last day, Detroit's extra ace made the final difference.
Tigers lose to Twins; Central still up for grabs
Rajai Davis left the game in the second inning with a strained groin, as the Detroit Tigers fell to the Minnesota Twins 12-3 on Saturday.
Andre Drummond becoming leader for Pistons
Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is looking to take the next step after learning from several NBA stars in the FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Gores rejects Pistons move to downtown Detroit
Basketball season is right around the corner and training camp for the Pistons begins today.
Pistons Aaron Gray will miss training camp
Detroit Pistons center Aaron Gray is out indefinitely after suffering a cardiac episode following a voluntary workout in late August.
Milicic making transition to kickboxing
Former Serbian center Darko Milicic, known as one of the biggest flops in the history of the NBA draft, is switching from basketball to kickboxing.
Drummond, Team USA win FIBA World Cup
The United States repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
Vote for Detroit as USA Today's best sports city
Detroit is in the running for USA Today's best sports city in America. It's part of the 10 best Reader's choice awards.
VOTE: Meijer High School Game of the Week
Each week, high school football brings communities together, and throughout it all, 7 is On Your Sidelines. We leave it up to you to see…
Waterford Mott wins Meijer Game of the Week
Week 5 marks the midway point of the high school football regular season, and the action is really beginning to heat up.
Trenton wins Meijer Game of the Week
Week 4 of high school football saw Trenton beat Taylor Truman in the Meijer Game of the Week.
State Champs! Extra Point lineup for Week 3
Tune in Sunday at Noon on WXYZ for a recap of all of this week's high school football action on State Champs! Extra Point.
Oxford beats Athens in Meijer Game of the Week
With bad weather out of the way, Week 3 of the high school football season featured uninterrupted action all over the area.
Storms plague Week 2 of high school football
Among the many games suspended by severe weather was the Meijer Game of the Week between Macomb Dakota and Chippewa Valley.
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