Detroit Lions and Reggie Bush: This is why he came

He took the handoff and swept to his left. When he saw saw the size of the pasture to his right, he took a quick, oft-practiced step and sped for daylight. After the game he spoke about it in a polite monotone, feigning a smile only when he forgot what quarter he scored his touchdown […]

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An attempt to explain the unfathomable Joe Nathan 9th-inning experience

pic.twitter.com/sQFI8eiZXt — nick pants (@nick_pants) September 17, 2014 Joe Nathan was good. Then he moved 1,200 miles away and he wasn’t. First the blown saves came as an aberration, then they arrived as a symptom of a dead arm. Eventually they arrived simply because they had before. At its most basic, baseball is a child […]

Nevin Lawson was the Detroit Lions’ man from nowhere; Now he’s got to go back

He was a two-star recruit. He went to a faraway land and molded himself into a fourth-round draft pick. When he came to training camp he was still mystery for Lions coaches to solve when they had more time. In the meantime he could cover kicks. Then Detroit cut the only reliable player it had in the secondary. […]

Sunday Red Wings rumor roundup: Daniel Alfredsson comeback sidelined; Pavel Datsyuk gets new line mate

Every Sunday I’ll bring you a recap of all the legitimate Red Wings-related transaction and signing rumors from the previous week. I see all this stuff anyway. I figured I might as well share it with you. The Red Wings offered a training camp tryout to defenseman Raphael Diaz according to Ansar Khan of MLive.com. Diaz, who […]

About the Tigers running away from the AL Central…

So…about that one time I told you not to watch the baseball regular season. I said it was already over, that the 31-22 Tigers would run away with the division. I said it wasn’t that the Tigers weren’t that good, just that the rest of their division was that bad. The Tigers have 16 games […]

JMMA Week 1 update: We actually have players playing in the NFL

VINE – Eli Manning sacked for a 10 yd loss…. Enjoy the dance https://t.co/sb9t3n5ZjC — FanSided GIF (@FanSidedGIF) September 8, 2014 (New feature: Both George Johnson and Jacques McClendon are on actual NFL rosters and are playing in actual NFL games, so we’ll be checking in with them periodically throughout the season. It probably won’t […]

The Lions, the Giants and releasing those Monday Night Football demons

12 AM ET. DETROIT — “We f—— did it mannn.” pic.twitter.com/aOZ2hzGggT — Robert Klemko (@RobertKlemko) September 9, 2014 It was one game, one win over a bad team. But it was one that left one presumably drunk man so content that he had no choice but to lie on a street in Detroit at midnight and tell the […]


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