Detroit Free Press

<script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:inline-block;width:970px;height:90px" data-ad-client="ca-pub-5132695833487250" data-ad-slot="4212883907"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script>

Breaking down Oakland Activities Association football conference

Top players: OL/DL Brady Anderson, RB/LB Earnest Allen, junior RB/DB Collin Heard, WR/DB/KR Nate Higley, WR/DB Ryan Flaherty, QB/DB Beau Kewley, RB/DB Dylan Sutton, FB/LB...

Windsor: Simpson should help toughen up UM

“He goes out and guards people,” U-M coach John Beilein said of his latest point guard during his season-wrap-up news conference Wednesday. ... Or Duncan...

Sharp: Michigan wilts in second half to end NCAA tournament run

UM HoopsTeammate Duncan Robinson sat beside Wagner, consoling him with some reassuring pats on the back. “This is going to hurt for some time and...

Michigan players comforted by leaked bracket, then confirmed

As the leaked bracket circulated the room in different ways -- Andrew Dakich was among the first to see it and shared it with a...

Kalamazoo shootings: Mary Nye, 62, remembered

She married Chris on Dec. 20, 1975. The couple had celebrated their 40th year wedding anniversary in December. She is survived by her husband; her...

Robinson's struggles an increasing concern at UM

Duncan Robinson's inconsistency in the second half of the Big Ten season -- he hasn't had consecutive games scoring in double figures -- has the...

U-M's Irvin more accepting of role as defensive force

The offensive potential was obvious with All-Big Ten candidate Caris LeVert and Walton returning from foot injuries and outside shooter Duncan Robinson available to fill...

Start-up firm mines data to aid Detroit blight fight

“How do you do research that's timely enough, fast enough, relevant enough in that policy space to help in that decision-making process?” Calnin said. The...

MSU vs. Alabama: Scouting report, prediction

Out: WR Robert Foster (shoulder), WR Chris Black (ankle). Michigan State. Out: LB Ed Davis ..... MSU safeties Demetrious Cox and Montae Nicholson will get...

UM women's hoops preview: Thome is finisher team needs

Thome, who is not related to former Cleveland Indians slugger Jim Thome — “My mom and dad will use it when they want to get...

UM's Harbaugh was leader as part owner of IndyCar team

"I think he still abides by it," said Boles, who was also a team principal of Panther Racing at the time with Jim Harbaugh, along...

Tigers notes: Delmon Young shines; Rajai Davis does not

Today, Young obeyed what his former manager, Jim Leyland, said is the No. 1 rule for a pinch-hitter. He was ready to swing at the...

Danger lurks underground from aging gas pipes

Con Ed's plans call for replacing about 65 miles of cast-iron and bare-steel gas mains a year at a cost of $215 million, said company...

Motivated by benching, Fairley hires own chef, drops to 305

FanSided ... Rob Sims. C: Dominic Raiola, Travis Swanson. RG: Larry Warford. RT: LaAdrian Waddle, Corey Hilliard. TE: Brandon Pettigrew, Joseph Fauria, Eric Ebron. WR: Calvin...

John Beilein's track record helps Michigan land Duncan Robinson, Jon Teske

This past week, U-M secured transfer Duncan Robinson and 2016 big man Jon Teske — and both said head coach John Beilein was heavily involved...

John Calipari could've been LeBron James' coach after all

For a cautionary tale on this topic, ask Rick Pitino about the ping pong ball that cost him Tim Duncan after he left Lexington for...

Detroit Lions LB DeAndre Levy's off-season? Sliding down a volcano

Fox News MOORE OR LESS: Kellen Moore had a rough day in his bid for the third quarterback spot. He threw an ... ROLL CALL: Left...

Detroit Lions notes: Chris Houston, TJ Jones have excused absences

MiamiHerald.com Rob Sims still isn't doing much in team drills as he recovers from offseason surgery, and the Lions have used Sims' absence as an opportunity...

List of winners from the 2014 Tony Awards

Nominees: Samuel Barnett, Twelfth Night; Chris O'Dowd, Of Mice and Men; Mark Rylance, Richard III;Tony Shalhoub, Act One. Best performance by ... Nominees: Bob Crowley,...

Dave Birkett: Where Detroit Lions' roster stands heading into NFL draft

Washington Post On the roster: Riley Reiff, Rob Sims, Dominic Raiola, Larry Warford, LaAdrian Waddle, Corey Hilliard, Rodney Austin, Darren Keyton, J.B. Shugarts, Sherman Carter. Where...

Lions' NFL draft: Breaking down biggest need by position

Washington Post On the roster: Riley Reiff, Rob Sims, Dominic Raiola, Larry Warford, LaAdrian Waddle, Corey Hilliard, Rodney Austin, Darren Keyton, J.B. Shugarts, Sherman Carter. Where...

NFL mock draft: Will Johnny Manziel join Jadeveon Clowney in top five?

Possibility: This choice is the final piece of the Rams' 2012 haul for surrendering the Robert Griffin III pick. But it would make sense to...

Canada might bankroll US customs plaza for new bridge too, if needed

BlackburnNews.com As quoted by the Globe and Mail newspaper in Toronto, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt said at a conference in Ottawa on Monday that the Detroit-Windsor...

Caption This winners: Fast 'n' not serious

This photo of Paws reacting to IndyCar driver Ed Carpenter's errant ceremonial first pitch last week drew 153 caption ideas. You can read the runners-up...

Caption This: Fast 'n' not serious

How would you caption this photo of Paws reacting to IndyCar driver Ed Carpenter's errant ceremonial first pitch last week? E-mail us your best ideas...

Nation & world: Redskins DL Brandon Moore suspended four games for ...

Defensive players Rob Jackson and Jarvis Jenkins sat out four games last season, and tight end Fred Davis — now a free agent — is...

Charles Keating, financier in 1980s savings-and-loan scandal, dies at 90

He built the Phoenician resort and started major residential developments like Dobson Ranch in Mesa, Ariz., and Estrella Mountain Ranch in Goodyear, Ariz. By the...

Charles Keating, financier in 1930s savings-and-loan scandal, dies at 90

He built the Phoenician resort and started major residential developments like Dobson Ranch in Mesa, Ariz., and Estrella Mountain Ranch in Goodyear, Ariz. By the...

Freep Film Fest: 10 of B-movie legend Roger Corman's greatest films

In “Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel,” Detroit-born producer-director Roger Corman is duly credited with launching the careers of several movie superstars including Jack...