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The East Is Loaded… Again « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer The conversation surrounding the Big Ten as a whole the past few years has been whether it has passed the SEC as the nation’s premier conference. The East Division is stacked, with its top four teams expected to win at least nine games by the Vegas oddsmakers, and the West features a strong Wisconsin team, solid Iowa squad ...

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NFL Players Kneel, Raise Fists Or Sit Out National Anthem As Preseason Gets In Full Swing « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — The NFL’s first full slate of preseason games kicked off Thursday with another round of player protests during the National Anthem, just a month after the league suspended what was supposed to be a new policy barring such demonstrations. Several players on Thursday took a knee, raised a fist or did not take to the field while the ...

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‘Find Another Way To Protest’ « Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — President Donald Trump railed against NFL players who protested at Thursday night’s preseason games, saying the players are outraged about “something that most of them are unable to define.” “The NFL players are at it again – taking a knee when they should be standing proudly for the National Anthem. Numerous players, from different teams, wanted to show ...

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More MLB Action « Detroit News Watch

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Cincinnati RedsFriday, August 10, 2018, 7:10 pm ET ARIZONA -120 Clay Buchholz has been good for the D’backs since they called him up, but he’s been really good on the road, 3-1 with a 2.10 ERA. That contrasts the success by Reds starter Anthony DeSclafani, who is coming off a gem of a start against the Nationals ...

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‘It’s A Game Of Focus « Detroit News Watch

By Dan Reardon The PGA Championship celebrates its centennial edition this week at Bellerive Country Club in suburban St. Louis. In the family of golf majors, the PGA is still younger than the Open Championship and U.S. Open, which both date back to the 19th century. The Masters, born in the 1930s, is the youngest of the four. Bellerive has its ...

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