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Patricia Has Full Trust In Stafford – Detroit News Watch

There were many plays that caused the Detroit Lions to blow an 18-point late lead in Sunday’s opener in Arizona. The instance getting the most attention, while being added to the long list of miserable Lions memories for the fan base, is a late timeout in the 27-27 tie against the Cardinals. GLENDALE, ARIZONA – SEPTEMBER 08: Head coach Matt ...

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Dantonio’s Message Heard Loud And Clear As MSU Thumps Western Michigan 51-17 – Detroit News Watch

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Brian Lewerke understood why his coach was so annoyed after an uneven performance last week in the season opener. “He didn’t want a repeat of last year,” Lewerke said. “Neither do I.”   (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)   Lewerke threw for 314 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 19 Michigan State responded to coach ...

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NL Central Only Interesting MLB Division Race – Detroit News Watch

(CBS Chicago/CBS Local) — Baseball after Labor Day should come with an air of excitement… urgency. After all, division titles are on the line, with the playoffs to follow. But with three weeks left in the season, only National League Central race has any real drama surrounding it. The American League Central may also deserve a second glance. Every other ...

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Tigers Big Bats Take Down Royals 6-4 – Detroit News Watch

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jordy Mercer fired up his teammates and helped them end to another skid in a sorry season. Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit overcame a three-run deficit in a victory for the first time this year by beating the Kansas City Royals 6-4 Thursday.   ...

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Solving Hopkins And The Army Triple Option Could Prove Daunting Michigan Defense – Detroit News Watch

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 7 Michigan is facing a team it has been preparing to play since spring practice, when defensive coordinator Don Brown carved out extra time to study a scheme rarely seen in modern college football.   EAST LANSING, MI – OCTOBER 29: Defensive Coordinator Don Brown reacts to a Michigan Wolverines goal line stance during ...

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