LATEST STORIES FROM THE MAJORS DETROIT

Cardinals looking into trading for David Price or signing Max Scherzer

There hasn’t been a whole lot of movement on the Max Scherzer front and there’s plenty of skeptics out there that believe the former AL Cy Young winner will ultimately re-sign with the Tigers. However as the month of January continues to move on and spring training getting closer and closer something will have to fall sooner rather than later when it comes to Scherzer picking...
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January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jimmy Howard stretchered off the ice with groin injury

Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard was stretchered off the ice during the early stages of the first period against the Capitals. The injury occurred as Howard was scrambling to get back into position sliding into the post after giving up the puck behind the net. It was later reported that Howard suffered a groin injury with Petr Mrazek taking over for him the rest of the night.
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Pistons winning streak reaches 7 with 108-95 win over Mavs

Don’t look now but the Detroit Pistons are now the hottest team in the NBA, something that was pretty unfathomable just a few short weeks ago. Heading into tonight’s game the Pistons were winners of six straight coming off a drama filled last second win over the Spurs the night before. Ironically the Mavs were also winners of six straight and one of the highest scoring teams...
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January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Matthew Stafford mic’d up during reversed PI call

After last weekend’s clown show in Dallas, fans had the luxury of having Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford mic’d up during the whole reversed PI call in the fourth quarter which eventually helped lead to Detroit’s demise. But by judging from the quotes that were released yesterday of the audio that aired at 9PM ET on Showtime during Inside the NFL you’d think Stafford was...
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January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Brandon Jennings sinks game winner as Pistons beat Spurs for 6th straight win

Yeah you read that headline correctly… The Pistons in remarkable fashion tonight beat the defending NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs 105-104 after a Brandon Jennings banker off the glass with time basically expiring. Not to mention the winning basket came from Jennings came off a San Antonio turnover with the Pistons capping a comeback after being 18 down at one point during the...
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January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Tigers Sign LHP Tom Gorzelanny To Address ‘Pen

The Tigers have addressed the vacant left handed reliever issue (hopefully) as the team has announced that they have agreed to terms with 32 year old LHP Tom Gorzelanny to a one year deal. The financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed by the team, per team protocol. Who is Gorzelanny? Gorzelanny had his best year as a pro in Milwaukee last year, notching a 0.86 ERA in...
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January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions 2015 Cap Situation: Defense and Specialists

All this information is from OverTheCap.com. The Lions currently have $36,381,897 committed to 18 players on the defensive side of the ball and $625,075 for 1 specialist. DE: #94 Ezekiel Ansah 2015 Cap Number: $5,071,228 Pre-June 1st Cut Dead Money: $10,987,661 Cap Savings: ($5,916,433) Post-June 1st Cut Dead Money: $5,071,228 Cap Savings: $0 #91 Jason Jones 2015 Cap...
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January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Store starting to sell discounted Suh apparel

The general consensus around town is Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh won’t be back with the team. That feeling seems to be strong enough that this store is starting to discount their Suh merchandise as Darren Rovell tweets: It’s liquidation time in Detroit pic.twitter.com/nbv1MpPWVB (H/T @nickbradley30) — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) January 5, 2015 Whether or not...
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January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions 2015 Cap Situation: Offense

All this information is from OverTheCap.com. The Lions currently have $69,132,556 committed to 20 players on the offensive side of the ball. QB: #9 Matthew Stafford 2015 Cap Number: $17,721,250 Pre-June 1st Cut Dead Money: $27,221,250 Cap Savings: ($9,500,000) Post-June 1st Cut Dead Money: $16,221,250 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Free Agents: #8 Dan Orlovsky and #17 Kellen...
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January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Pistons win 5th straight with 114-95 victory over Kings

Brandon Jennings had a game high 35 points as the Pistons defeated the Kings 114-95 for their 5th straight win while remaining undefeated in the post Josh Smith era. In addition to Jennings, Monroe and Drummond also scored in double figures for Detroit with 14 and 15 points respectively. Both Monroe and Drummond also secured double digit figures in rebounds as Moose cleaned the glass...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Tate issues challenge to the Lions organization

Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com overheard Lions receiver Golden Tate issuing out a challenge to his teammates, the organization and fans alike for the upcoming offseason: “I challenged every man in here, coaches, trainers, fan base, players obviously, to go have the best offseason of your life,” Tate said. “We see how close we are as a community and that should encourage. Yeah...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Suh in tears during post game presser

If you thought Jim Caldwell showing emotion during a press conference was rare, how about Ndamukong Suh breaking down into tears after tonight’s loss to the Cowboys? Ndamukong Suh was so emotional after the @Lions' loss to the Cowboys that he started to cry answering questions. http://t.co/3AUBFh1EVh — ESPN Highlights (@HighlightsESPN) January 5, 2015 Suh likely played in...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Refs offer up explanation for picked up flag, Caldwell not satisfied

The usually calm and collected Jim Caldwell was about as emotional as he was going to get during tonight’s post game press conference after the Lions’ 24-20 loss to the Cowboys. And If it wasn’t Dave Birkett setting Caldwell off (to Caldwell’s standards) then it was re-living the explanation (or lack there of) given by today’s official Pete Morelli as to why the flag...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Controversial call helps end Lions season

The Lions’ season ended Sunday evening after a heartbreaking 24-20 loss at the hands of the Cowboys in the NFC Wild Card game from Jerry’s World in Arlington, Texas. The defeat extended the Lions’ losing streak in the NFL postseason as well as add to the team’s futility of having one playoff win during the past 57 years. Today’s contest however will be talked about because...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

The Game Day Roar: Detroit vs. Everybody

OPPONENT: DALLAS COWBOYS This Year: The Cowboys are 12-4, winners of the NFC East and the second seed in the NFC playoffs Statistical Leaders for Cowboys: Passing:Tony Romo: 69.9 CMP%, 3705 YDS, 34 TD, 9 INTRushing: DeMarco Murray: 392 ATT, 1845 YDS, 4.7 AVG, 13 TDReceiving: Dez Bryant: 88 REC, 1320 YDS, 15.0 AVG, 16 TDDefense: Barry Church: 97 TACK, 0 SACK, 2 TFL, 2 INT...
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January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Are this Pistons looking like the ’04 Pistons?

These past Four games, (For Sure) they look like the 2004 Detroit Pistons. But the real question is, Can the keep this up? It is showing that Josh Smith was the problem and was holding the Pistons down from winning. In the last four games, They are averaging 107 points per game and holding opponents to 89 points per game. That is from when they let go and parted ways from Josh Smith...
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January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden Tate doesn’t know who the hell Barry Church is

Heading into this Sunday’s wild card game between the Lions and Cowboys, Dallas safety Barry Church issued out a within the rules threat towards Golden Tate. Church was making the threat for payback after a hit Tate laid on Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee back in 2012 when the Lions wide out was a member of the Seattle Seahawks. The only problem is Tate doesn’t know who the hell...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Spartans complete improbable comeback over Baylor for Cotton Bowl crown

In one of the greatest games in Michigan State football history the resilient Spartans managed to erase a 20 point Baylor lead to beat the Bears 42-41 at the Cotton Bowl. WHAT A COMEBACK WIN! The Spartans defeat the Baylor Bears in comeback fashion, scoring the go ahead TD with 17… http://t.co/WhxzvAGSVb — The Majors E.Lansing (@TMSNXELansing) January 1, 2015 Like any 20...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys’ Barry Church seeks revenge on Golden Tate for 2012 hit

It looks as though if Cowboys safety Barry Church has his way this Sunday, Golden Tate is going to hurt and hurt bad. Why? Because apparently revenge is a dish best served cold, if you want to be cliche about the whole thing. Anyways, the revenge factor for Church on Tate stems all the way back to 2012 when Tate (then with the Seahawks) delivered a vicious and illegal blind side...
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December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Pistons win third straight with 109-86 victory over Magic

Don’t look now but the Pistons are undefeated in the post Josh Smith era. Detroit continued their winning ways tonight as they defeated the Orlando Magic 109-86 for their third straight win. Jodie Meeks had 34 points off the bench while Andre Drummond added 17 points and 22 rebounds. The three game winning streak for the Pistons is their first since last February. Meanwhile Josh...
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly B. Hall calling NFL shenanigans after initial Suh suspension

Kelly B. Hall, fiancee of Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is called shenanigans on the NFL after their initial suspension of Ndamukong Suh (which has since been overturned). Ms. Hall’s basis? Well apparently Stafford was stepped on and cleated by someone on the Packers in the same game that Suh got heat for stepping on Aaron Rodgers. Hall eventually called out the NFL on Instagram...
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh’s win suspension appeal, will play Sunday

Ndamukong Suh scored a big victory Tuesday winning his appeal to overturn a one-game suspension meaning the anchor on the Lions’ defensive line will be available for the Wild Card game against the Cowboys Sunday. DT @NdamukongSuh has won his appeal and will play at Dallas. Read more: http://t.co/9d50yTe97W pic.twitter.com/OnmQTJKfLV — Detroit Lions (@Lions) December 30, 2014...
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December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh suspended for Wild Card game after stepping on Aaron Rodgers Sunday

Ndamukong Suh very well could have played his last game as a Detroit Lions this past Sunday. According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Suh has been suspended one-game by the NFL for an incident Sunday where he stepped on Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Ndamukong Suh is being suspended for Sunday's game against Dallas, per @mortreport. When he appeals, hearing officer will be...
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Steven Moya’s Future with the Tigers delayed

Steven Moya’s future with the Detroit Tigers has been delayed after putting up a stellar year at Double A. Batting .276, 35 Home Runs, 105 RBI’s, 16 Stolen Bases and 23 Walks. Is a solid year. He was named Eastern League MVP Honors. The kid is only 23 and has a future playing in the Big Leagues and could be coming very soon if he keeps putting up numbers like that. But with the...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions DC Teryl Austin emerging as a big time candidate for vacant head coaching jobs

The success for the Lions on the defensive side of the ball under Teryl Austin may be short-lived. According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, the rest of the football world has taken note of the tremendous job that Austin has done with the Lions and have taken his name into consideration for head coaching vacancies. Via CBS Sports: Several teams have been making calls and gathering...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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