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5 hours agoLions beat Cardinals, 26-23: Game thread replay
6 hours agoWhitmer protected communities of color from COVID
2 minutes agoLast call for Stewart, other rough prospects? -- Detroit Tigers outfielder Christin Stewart finally got chased by rookie Daz Cameron. Now that he's back to close out 2020, is it his final chance? -- Tigers
18 hours agoYzerman on trade: We added a future asset -- The Detroit Red Wings added a 2021 draft pick and a veteran defenseman who can plug a hole in 2020-21 in their trade with the New York Rangers. -- RED WINGS
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2 hours agoHow Lions were able to finally 'finish' off big win -- The Detroit Lions used a solid gameplan, and a dose of resilience after a big penalty, to snap an 11-game losing streak that dated back to 2019.
3 hours agoYou don't want to play the Lions in Week 3 -- Matt Patricia is 10-24-1 in his three seasons as Detroit Lions coach. But after Sunday's win over the Arizona Cardinals, he's 3-0 in Week 3.
4 hours agoSlotkin, Junge debate on bipartisanship, health care -- Slotkin, a Democrat, flipped the traditionally Republican 8th Congressional District two years ago and is running for reelection.
3 hours agoFOR SUBSCRIBERS - Smack talk turns to silent treatment for U-M recruits - Michigan football recruits J.J. McCarthy and Junior Colson faced off on Friday in a nationally televised high school football game. Wolverines
19 hours agoLions' upset win means Patricia won't be axed in-season -- A victory over the Cardinals means Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia won't be fired during the season, Carlos Monarrez says. -- Lions
5 hours agoAlbom: Breaking bread to break down barriers -- Food brings us together. And S.A.Y. Detroit is using food to bring citizens and police together for real, productive conversations. And it is working. -- MITCH ALBOM
1 day agoWhy Tigers' Skubal was ahead of the curve in 2020 -- Detroit Tigers left-handed rookie Tarik Skubal exceeded expectations in his first MLB season — a sign of even more success to come. -- Tigers
5 hours agoLions grades: Handing out our first A's of season -- Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett hands out grades (including a couple A's) after the Detroit Lions' upset win over the Arizona Cardinals. -- Lions
4 hours agoLions schedule 2020: Dates, times, TV, scores -- Detroit Lions 2020 season schedule, TV, start times, game scores -- Lions
14 days agoEndorsement: Michigan needs Gary Peters. So does Washington. -- The brainy Bloomfield lawmaker has embellished Michigan's long tradition of bipartisan leadership in the U.S. Senate
19 hours agoYour turn: Grade how the Lions fared vs. Cardinals -- It's your turn to grade the Detroit Lions after their 26-23 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday at State Farm Stadium. -- Lions
5 hours ago' Feels like it's open season on Black people' The grand jury's decision in Louisville left a deep wound within Detroit's Black community and among others who have mobilized against racial injustice. Detroit
14 hours agoWhat MSU must accomplish now that pads are on -- Michigan State football will put the pads on Wednesday. Less than a month away from Mel Tucker's debut, the Spartans have a lot to do in a short time.
5 hours agoMiggy gets 'well-deserved' break in season finale -- Detroit Tigers designated hitter Miguel Cabrera is getting the day off for Sunday's season finale, but he will play Monday if there's more baseball.
7 hours agoBats missing again in Tigers' 3-1 loss to K.C. -- The Detroit Tigers wrapped up the 2020 season with a 23-35 record, pending the possibility of a Monday doubleheader with the St. Louis Cardinals.
7 hours agoTigers lose to Royals, 3-1: Game thread replay -- Detroit Tigers (23-34) vs. Kansas City Royals (25-34): 1:05 p.m.; Fox Sports Detroit; WXYT-FM (97.1).
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3 days agoMichigan State troopers, Detroit cops capture man who fled police -- The man is in custody. An AR-15 was reportedly found in his car. -- Detroit
9 hours agoLions WR Kenny Golladay to return vs. Cardinals -- The Detroit Lions will have their projected starting offense on the field together today for the first time this season -- Lions
9 hours agoDearborn police kill man who stabbed girlfriend in face -- The woman was taken to a hospital with multiple stab wounds. She is in stable but critical condition. -- Wayne
10 hours agoQB Declan Byle steps up as CC beefs up passing game -- Detroit Catholic Central isn't really known for its passing game, but the Shamrocks like what they have in junior Declan Byle and QB coach Kevin Glenn -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
11 hours agoMental exam ordered for man in Mich. Meijer fatal knife attack -- Alarik John Guajardo, 29, of Adrian will be examined for both criminal responsibility and his competency to contribute to his defense, a judge said.
11 hours agoMichigan drops two spots to in latest coaches poll -- Florida moves into the No. 3 spot and Miami joined the top 10 of the Amway Coaches Poll, while Oklahoma and LSU tumbled after shocking losses.
12 hours agoGrace period ends this week for expired Michigan driver's licenses -- No extension is anticipated.
12 hours agoFOR SUBSCRIBERS - Mick McCabe's prep football rankings: Week 2 - Former longtime Detroit Free Press sports columnist Mick McCabe ranks the top Michigan high school football teams: HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
13 hours agoPrep football: Vote for defensive player of the week -- It's time to vote for the Detroit Free Press high school football defensive player of the week. -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
14 hours agoPrep football: Vote for offensive player of the week -- It's time to vote for the Detroit Free Press high school football offensive player of the week. -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
14 hours agoMona Shores' 5-foot-7 weapon: 'Brady Friggin' Rose' -- His name is Brady Rose. And despite being 5-foot-7, he's impossible to miss for Muskegon Mona Shores in 2020. Especially in Friday's win over Muskegon -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
14 hours agoRoseville police: Accidental shooting leaves 17-year-old in critical condition -- The incident happened at around 8:26 p.m. Saturday night inside a home during a gathering of seven people. -- Macomb
14 hours agoSuspect in Detroit shooting of 2 including 4-year-old girl in custody -- Both victims were taken to the hospital and are currently in temporary serious condition, the police say. -- Detroit
14 hours agoEndorsement: Elect these candidates to university boards -- Candidates are competing for election to three university boards.
18 hours agoLions will give glimmer of hope by beating Cards -- It's not impossible to think Detroit Lions can upset Kyler Murray and Arizona because of their history keeping mobile quarterbacks from running wild. -- Lions
17 hours agoReplay: Tigers snap skid with 4-3 win over KC -- Detroit Tigers (22-33) will try to end their losing streak Saturday against the Kansas City Royals (24-33). Tune in on Fox Sports Detroit or 97.1 FM. -- Tigers
1 day agoU-M, MSU in pursuit of 4-star Dillon Tatum -- West Bloomfield's other top running back, junior Dillon Tatum, has a chance to garner just as much attention as Donovan Edwards in a year. -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
1 day agoDCC airs it out to beat Brother Rice, 17-12 -- Novi Detroit Catholic Central scored on two long pass plays to beat Birmingham Brother Rice on Saturday at Wisner Stadium. -- HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
1 day agoTwo hurt, but Tigers snap skid, 4-3, vs. Royals -- Detroit Tigers' Willi Castro and Harold Castro left with injuries in a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium. -- Tigers
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