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Commitment season is heating up, and so is Michigan football

Commitment season is heating up, and so is Michigan football

The Wolverines landed three commits on Sunday, including a pair of four-star prospects that pushed their 2019 recruiting class into the top 10 nationally. ... Continue Reading
Grand Rapids FC looks to avoid waiting game for playoff berth

Grand Rapids FC looks to avoid waiting game for playoff berth

Boys in Blue solidly in second with regular-season conference final ahead Friday against rival Detroit City FC. ... Continue Reading
2 Tigers will be sworn in as U.S. citizens before today's game

2 Tigers will be sworn in as U.S. citizens before today's game

Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias and outfielder Leonys Martin, both born in Cuba, will take the oath of allegiance to the United States in a ceremony before the game. ... Continue Reading
Old friend Edwin Jackson is back in big leagues, facing Tigers on Monday

Old friend Edwin Jackson is back in big leagues, facing Tigers on Monday

The A's will be Jackson's 13 Major League team, tying a record set by Octavio Dotel, who finished his career with the Tigers in 2012-13. ... Continue Reading
How do you grade the Lions defensive line entering training camp?

How do you grade the Lions defensive line entering training camp?

This is the fifth in an ongoing survey grading the Lions roster. Up today are Ezekiel Ansah and his fellow pass rushers. ... Continue Reading
4-star East Kentwood DT Mazi Smith commits to Michigan football

4-star East Kentwood DT Mazi Smith commits to Michigan football

The 6-foot-3, 290-pound Smith gave his verbal commitment on Sunday night. ... Continue Reading
Red Wings trade Robbie Russo to Coyotes for seventh-round pick

Red Wings trade Robbie Russo to Coyotes for seventh-round pick

Club needed to alleviate a logjam of defensemen in Grand Rapids. ... Continue Reading
Top-15 RB Zach Charbonnet just committed to Michigan

Top-15 RB Zach Charbonnet just committed to Michigan

Zach Charbonnet, a four-star running back from California, gave his verbal word to the Wolverines on Sunday. ... Continue Reading
Four-star QB Dwan Mathis flips commitment from Michigan State to Ohio State

Four-star QB Dwan Mathis flips commitment from Michigan State to Ohio State

Mathis announced on Sunday that he is flipping his verbal commitment from Michigan State to Ohio State. ... Continue Reading
Flushing racer in critical condition after crash at Indiana track

Flushing racer in critical condition after crash at Indiana track

After placing second in a "dash for the cash" race during the AMA All-Stars National Flat Track Series event, Jailyn Norris said Parker Norris "got tangled up with the rider in front of him, high sided hard and then got ran over." ... Continue Reading
Tigers swept by Indians, go for 0-for-Ohio in miserable end to road trip

Tigers swept by Indians, go for 0-for-Ohio in miserable end to road trip

The Tigers (36-42) have lost five in a row, a span in which they've been outscored 40-11 by the league's two Ohio-based teams -- the Indians and Cincinnati Reds. ... Continue Reading
Western Michigan hockey has three players picked in 2018 NHL Draft

Western Michigan hockey has three players picked in 2018 NHL Draft

The three draftees were the most WMU has produced in coach Andy Murray's eight years with the Broncos. ... Continue Reading
Michigan football lands commitment from 3-star TE Erick All (2019)

Michigan football lands commitment from 3-star TE Erick All (2019)

All announced his verbal commitment to the Wolverines Sunday morning on Twitter. ... Continue Reading
Boston Marathon champ Desiree Linden leaves Michigan's Hansons-Brooks team

Boston Marathon champ Desiree Linden leaves Michigan's Hansons-Brooks team

Rochester Hills resident announces decision on Twitter "after doing some soul searching." ... Continue Reading
Red Wings parting ways with defenseman Xavier Ouellet

Red Wings parting ways with defenseman Xavier Ouellet

He'll be bought out of the final year of his contract if he clears waivers. ... Continue Reading

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