Houston News Site: 5 Reasons to Love Justin Verlander
Since coming to Houston late summer, Justin Verlander has dazzled fans with a 1.36 ERA and 165 strikeouts in 21 appearances.
Miguel Cabrera: 'When You Are Doing Bad, They Crush You'
Looking at Miguel Cabrera in May 2018, we come upon a man vexed by something mysterious. It could be bruised feelings tied to an overactive imagination, Lynn Henning writes.
Feds Reject Proposed Detroit Soccer Team Name
Detroit City Soccer Club is too close to Detroit City Football Club."
Michael James: With Patricia as Coach, Lions Are One Woman's Voice Away from Crisis
Twenty-two years later, doubt and uncertainty linger over the Detroit Lions and their head coach.
Update: Make That Two Games Out of First Place in Lowly Central Division
A victory on Wednesday would have put Detroit in a tie for first place. But that didn't happen.
Michigan Eager to Jump on Sports Betting
"If we beat Ohio, Illinois and Indiana, we're going to have people coming to Michigan for that very reason," a state legislator says.
Michael James: Detroit Lions Coach 'Owes Everybody a Much, Much Better Explanation'
"Matt Patricia needs to clear this up. Moreover, the Detroit Lions should want him to," sports columnist Michael James writes.
Joe Lapointe: The Matt Patricia Case - If There's Smoke There's Fire? Or Just Smoke?
"There must be at least two sides to this dispute about what "she said / they said," Joe Lapointe writes about 1996 sexual assault allegations against Patricia and a friend.
Wojo: Lions Double Down on Coach Matt Patricia in Wake of Allegations
"Quinn had immense trust in Patricia from their 12 years together in New England, and you wonder if that kept him from fully vetting Patricia’s past," Wojo writes.
Video: 'I'm Here to Defend My Honor and Clear My Name' -- Matt Patricia
"I am so thankful to my wife and family for being supportive of me. I believe and have always acted with a respect for all people," the coach says.
Update: NFL to Review 1996 Sexual Assault Allegations Against Lions' Matt Patricia
"Based upon everything we have learned, we believe and have accepted Coach Patricia's explanation and we will continue to support him," Lions management says.
Stan the Man Was Willing to Give Up Front Office Job and Just Coach
"I didn't fight to hang on to [the president role] at all. I was more than willing to just move over into the [coaching] role," Stan Van Gundy says.
Stan Van 'Gonedy:' Pistons and Coach Are Done
Since coming to Detroit in 2014, the team has only been to the playoffs once, but it didn't go anywhere.
Wojo: Pistons Need to Dump Stan the Man
"If it's this difficult to make it work, perhaps it can’t work anymore," Bob Wojnowski writes.
Get a Piece of The Joe: Seats Go on Sale This Month
The seats will be sold in sets of two and start at $150 each.