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No. 20 Michigan State Still Struggling To Finish Strong « Detroit News Watch

For a third straight game, Michigan State was outscored in the fourth quarter. EAST LANSING, MI – SEPTEMBER 29: Head coach Mark Dantonio of the Michigan State Spartans looks on while playing the Central Michigan Chippewas at Spartan Stadium on September 29, 2018 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) If that worries coach Mark Dantonio, he did ...

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Top Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups For NFL Week 4 « Detroit News Watch

By Matt Citak Three weeks into the NFL season, and fantasy football rosters everywhere have been upended by injuries, a holdout and general inconsistency. What’s new? From the growing list of injured tight ends, to the holdout of Le’Veon Bell, to the recent injury that ended Jimmy Garoppolo’s season, these first three games have revealed once again how unpredictable the ...

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Tiger Woods Victory Adds To Ryder Cup Buzz « Detroit News Watch

Already the most intense competition in golf, the Ryder Cup doesn’t need help to boost the excitement. PARIS, FRANCE – SEPTEMBER 26: Captain Jim Furyk of the United States poses with the Ryder Cup during a photocall ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 26, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Tiger ...

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Dolphins-Patriots Week 4 Matchup « Detroit News Watch

By Norm Elrod The New England Patriots have owned the AFC East for what seems like forever. In actuality, the dominance only dates back to around the start of the century. Of course, a couple of other important things happened in 2000: Bill Belichick became the Patriots’ head coach, and the team drafted Tom Brady. Fast-forward 18 years and 15 ...

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Sit Tom Brady? « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer There are always surprises in fantasy football through the early part of the season, and this year is no different. The names that litter the top of the leaderboard in fantasy points this year aren’t necessarily ones we’re used to seeing. Jared Goff, Patrick Mahomes and Ryan Fitzpatrick are the top QBs to this point. Raise your hand ...

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Lions-Cowboys Capsule « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (1-2) at DALLAS (1-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. OPENING LINE — Cowboys by 4½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Lions 2-1, Cowboys 1-2 SERIES RECORD — Cowboys lead 15-12 LAST MEETING — Cowboys beat Lions 42-21, Dec. 26, 2016 LAST WEEK — Lions beat Patriots 26-10; Cowboys lost to Seahawks 24-13 AP PRO32 RANKING — Lions No. 23; Cowboys No. 24 ...

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