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Detroit Lions Hire Darrell Bevell As New Offensive Coordinator – Detroit News Watch

Darrell Bevell and Matt Patricia crossed paths in one of the most famous plays in Super Bowl history. Now, they’ll coach on the same staff. The Lions hired Bevell as their new offensive coordinator in a move Detroit hopes will help the team rebound after a disappointing year. Bevell spent seven seasons as Seattle’s offensive coordinator from 2011-17 and was ...

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Griffin’s 30 Leads Pistons Past Magic 120-115 In OT – Detroit News Watch

Andre Drummond’s bad habits bother Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey. Luckily for Casey and the Pistons, Drummond’s good moments can win basketball games. Drummond put up his version of a triple-double on Wednesday and the Pistons notched a crucial 120-115 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) Drummond had 14 points, 11 offensive rebounds, and 11 ...

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Harbaugh Offers Scholarship To 7th Grader – Detroit News Watch

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) —  It’s never to early to think about college, or college scholarships.   ATLANTA, GEORGIA – DECEMBER 29: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the Michigan Wolverines reacts against the Florida Gators in the fourth quarter during the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on December 29, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)   ...

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4 Surprise NBA Teams – Detroit News Watch

By Norm Elrod (CBS Denver/CBS Local) — Don’t look now, but the Denver Nuggets sit half a game out of the Western Conference lead, and the Milwaukee Bucks are half a game up on the Toronto Raptors for the lead in the Eastern Conference. Will it last? Possibly, maybe. Alright, who the heck knows? But halfway through the season, the ...

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Patriots-Chiefs AFC Championship Matchup – Detroit News Watch

By Norm Elrod (CBS Boston/CBS Local) — One of these days everyone will pick against the New England Patriots, and they’ll be right. Certainly last Sunday wasn’t that day. The Patriots blasted the Los Angeles Chargers, who many had predicted could run the table as a wild card. On their first four possessions, Tom Brady methodically moved his offense down ...

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World War ll Marine And Spartan Great Gus Ganakas Dies At 92 – Detroit News Watch

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — US Marine veteran, basketball coach and long time Green & White basketball announcer has passed. Gus Ganakas, who was the coach of Michigan State’s men’s basketball team from 1969-76 and remained part of the athletic department until his retirement in 2000, has died. He was 92. Michigan State said Ganakas died Friday. “Gus was one ...

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If Stars Align Michigan Could Be No. 1 – Detroit News Watch

This week in the Big Ten Conference:   ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – JANUARY 06: Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines looks on while playing the Indiana Hoosiers at Crisler Arena on January 06, 2019 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan won the game 74-63. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)   GAME OF THE WEEKEND: No. 2 Michigan at Wisconsin. ...

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Falcons G Garland, Former Detroit Lions QB Hipple Award Finalists – Detroit News Watch

Former Detroit Lions quarterback Eric Hipple and Atlanta Falcons guard Ben Garland are the finalists for the NFL’s Salute To Service Award. The recipient of the award, presented by USAA, will be revealed on Feb. 2 during the NFL Honors show when The Associated Press announces its annual league awards, including MVP. Garland and Hipple were selected for their efforts ...

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