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Essay: In Like a Lion Out Like a ???

Sports journalist Jerry Green’s take on Coach Dan Campbell’s second season
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A Closer Look at the Lexus Velodrome in Detroit

Have you ever wondered how “air-supported structures” become a thing? Here's how.

Can the Shadowy, Strange USFL Play?

With disastrous media outreach, confused players, and games all played in Alabama, why will anyone care?
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Editor’s Letter: Detroit Football & Michigan Wine Country

'Hour Detroit' editor Kate Walsh talks this month's feature packages in her latest letter
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Essay: The Whimper of the Detroit Lions

Exploring 60-plus years of Ford family futility with a legendary columnist who covered it all

Figure Skating’s Madison Chock and Evan Bates Talk ‘Stars on Ice Tour’

Fresh off a major win in Beijing, the duo is making a stop at Little Caesars Arena for the May 7 show

Detroit City FC: The Team That Breaks the Rules — And Wins Games

The football team has staged a dizzying rise, against long odds
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Mayor Duggan on Why the NFL Draft is a ‘Big Win’ for Detroit

The mayor was among the notable guests at the 2024 NFL Draft Community Celebration in Campus Martius
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Dan Dickerson on 20 Years as the Radio Play-by-Play Voice for the Tigers

Dickerson says he'll forever be grateful for the advice his mentor Ernie Harwell shared
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Detroit Sports Commission Shares Details on NFL Draft Celebration

The event takes place on April 14 at Campus Martius Park
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Detroit to Host 2024 NFL Draft

The Detroit Sports Commission and Detroit Lions are holding a celebration next month
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New Season of ‘Hard Knocks’ to Follow Detroit Lions

The five-episode series debuts on HBO this August
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Arctic Edge Ice Arena of Canton Trains Some of Figure Skating’s Biggest Names

Plus, how to join a skating team at the facility
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GoFundMe Aims to Help 93-year-old Sportswriter Cover Super Bowl

Jerry Green of Grosse Pointe is the only journalist to cover every Super Bowl, but ‘The Detroit News’ doesn’t pay his expenses anymore

Metro Detroit Native Sheila Young- Ochowicz on the Olympics & Winning Gold

The retired speedskater also recalls Farwell Field, marvels at modern technology, and explains why she wouldn’t want to compete in China this year
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Women’s Basketball Coach Kim Barnes Arico is a U-M Lifer

She's taken the Wolverines to four NCAA Tournament appearances and coached 13 players to 24 All-Big Ten citations

How Name, Image, and Likeness Deals Are Changing College Sports

Some U-M and MSU student-athletes are now making big bucks. Will college sports ever be the same?
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John U. Bacon’s High School Hockey Experience Gives Insight Into Leadership

In his new book, he chronicles his 2000 return to his alma mater, Ann Arbor’s Huron High School, to coach the boys’ hockey team
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The 10 Greatest Detroit Pistons in the NBA Hall of Fame

With Ben Wallace now in the Hall of Fame and Cade Cunningham arriving to (hopefully!) rescue Detroit, here’s your primer on perhaps the team’s all-time greatest players

Essay: Yes, We Have to Cancel Bo

Schembechler’s silence in the face of molestation accusations against U-M’s team doctor is unforgivable