Change to extra points likely in NFL
The NFL's dullest play, the extra point, appears to be headed for some changes, perhaps significant ones, for the 2015 season.
NFL suspending TV blackouts for 2015 season
The NFL is saying bye-bye to blackouts. At least for 2015.
Mathis signs two-year deal with Lions
The Lions announced the signing of cornerback Rashean Mathis to a two-year contract.
Web Extra: Dave Birkett talks Suh, free agency
Lions beat writer Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press joins Tom Leyden for an extended conversation about Ndamukong Suh's departure to Miami.
Nick Fairley signs with St. Louis Rams
The St. Louis Rams agreed to terms with former Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley on a one-year free agent deal.
Lions sign DT Tyrunn Walker
The Lions continue to address the middle of their defensive line, signing former Saints DT Tyrunn Walker.
Slumping Wings bitten by the Sharks
Patrick Marleau scored twice and Antti Niemi made 30 saves to help the San Jose Sharks top the Detroit Red Wings 6-4 on Thursday night.
Erik Cole out with upper-body injury
Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said that Erik Cole will miss the next three games with an upper-body injury.
Wings lose in overtime to Arizona
Mark Arcobello scored his second goal of the game in overtime, and Mike Smith made 33 saves to lead the Arizona Coyotes over the banged-up…
Red Wings Helm's baby born in his car on I-96
Darren Helm's girlfriend, Devon, gave birth to the couple's second baby at 2:15 in the morning on Monday. Their story only starts…
Red Wings look to build on Sunday's win
The Detroit Red Wings host the Arizona Coyotes tonight at Joe Louis Arena but will again be without the services of Pavel Datsyuk.
Abdelkader, Red Wings battle back to beat Blues
Justin Abdelkader's power-play goal 24 seconds into overtime lifted the Red Wings to a 2-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday.
MSU holds off Oklahoma, advances to Elite Eight
Denzel Valentine scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half to lead Michigan State to a 62-58 win over Oklahoma in an NCAA Tournament East…
Another Elite Eight for Duke after beating Utah
Mike Krzyzewski and Duke are one win away from getting back to the NCAA Final Four, this time with a talented group of freshmen.
Louisville surges past NC State late
Montrezl Harrell scored 24 points and Louisville beat North Carolina State 75-65 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals of the…
Gonzaga back in Elite 8 for first time since '99
Second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 win over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the Houston…
MSU happy to make Sweet 16, but not satisfied
Michigan State Head Coach Tom Izzo thinks being in the NCAA tournament is a privilege and to reach the Sweet Sixteen is always special.
Spartans proud of run to Sweet Sixteen
The Michigan State Spartans are happy to be among the nation's elite college basketball teams but also proud of how they earned their way…
Verlander leaves early in Tigers loss to Jays
Justin Verlander left with cramping in his right triceps Friday during the third inning of the Tigers' 4-1 rain-shortened loss…
Verlander leaves Spring Training game with cramp
Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander left Friday's spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays with a cramp.
Verlander surprises young fan wearing his shirt
Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander put a photo on Instagram Friday morning just moments before surprising a young fan.
Tigers talented but vulnerable in AL Central
The Detroit Tigers had barely finished celebrating a fourth straight division title last year when they were dispatched from the playoffs by…
V-Mart, Cabrera homer in Tigers win
Victor Martinez' two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning was the difference as the Tigers beat the Orioles 6-4 in Lakeland.
Miggy plays first base, Tigers beat Miami
Tigers star Miguel Cabrera played the field for the first time this spring as Detroit beat the Miami Marlins 8-4 Wednesday.
Jackson triple-double pushes Pistons past Magic
Reggie Jackson scored 26 points, and had 11 rebounds and 10 assists to lift the Pistons to 111-97 win over the Magic on Friday night.
Pistons hang on to beat Toronto
Reggie Jackson had 28 points and nine assists and Andre Drummond added 21 points and 18 rebounds as the Detroit Pistons beat the Toronto…
Pistons take on Toronto minus Monroe
The Pistons, winners of three of their last four games, host the Toronto Raptors tonight at the Palace minus Greg Monroe.
Pistons go overtime to beat the Celtics
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had seven of his 27 points in overtime and the Detroit Pistons beat the Boston Celtics 105-97 on Sunday.
VIDEO: Pistons surprise mother at her first game
The Detroit Pistons, as part of their "Hoops for Troops" night gave a local mom the surprise of her life at the game Saturday night.
2nd-half surge pushes Pistons past Bulls
Reggie Jackson had 22 points, including 17 in the third quarter, and the Pistons came back from a 19-point deficit to beat the Bulls 107-91…
This fall: 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…
Western, Henry Ford advance to state finals
Detroit Western and Detroit Henry Ford won their semifinal matchups Friday to advance to Saturday's state championships.
Deyonta Davis of Muskegon HS is Mr. Basketball
For the second straight year, Mr. Basketball hails from Muskegon High School. Deyonta Davis is this year's recipient.
Marian and Country Day capture state titles
Bloomfield Hills Marian won its second straight Class A title Saturday and Detroit Country Day won its first Class B title since 2009.
Tania Davis of Goodrich HS named Miss Basketball
Tania Davis from Goodrich High School was named Miss Basketball for 2015 and she earned it.
Clarkston tops North Farmington to stay perfect
Freshman guard Foster Loyer scored 20 points as Clarkston beat North Farmington 58-46 Friday night to remain undefeated.
Tom Leyden, named Sports Director in 2012, anchors sports on Action News & hosts Lions GameDay Live
Justin Rose, a Michigan native, joined the 7 Sports Team in September of 2014 as a Sports Reporter/Anchor. He is also the host of the…
David Solano anchors sports for Action News Weekend and contributes to the 7 Sports Cave and Lions GameDay Live.