Remembering Drew Sharp

Detroit Free Press Over the weekend, sports fans and journalists throughout southeast Michigan mourned the unexpected death of Detroit Free...

Let’s Try To Forget Detroit’s Sports Summer

Arthur J. Regner The Major League Baseball post-season is ramping up. The Tigers aren’t in the race, but the Cleveland...

Red Wings Ready to Drop the Puck

The Detroit Red Wings open the 2016-17 National Hockey League season in the same place last season ended: Tampa, Florida. The Tampa...

Ty Cobb’s Reputation Getting a Replay, Review

Cindy Cobb was only four when her legendary grandfather passed away, but she’s on a mission to change the public’s...

Banged-up Lions Face Test Against Division Rival Packers

The Detroit Lions try to return to the win column this weekend when the team takes on the division rival...

ESPN’s New Website The Undefeated Explores Intersection Between Sports and Race

Courtney Hurtt/ WDET Sports are part of what make us American. Sure, it’s just a game. But the most popular athletic...

MSU Fires Former Olympic Doctor Amid Sex Abuse Allegations

Officials at Michigan State University have fired a doctor who is accused of sexual assault. The university fired associate professor...

Jocelyn Benson Reflects On Decision To Leave Wayne Law, Head Up Race Initiative

Wayne State University Jocelyn Benson is leaving her position as dean of the Wayne State University Law School at the...

Authors Say We’ve Gone Too Far On Dangers Of Concussions, Activists Push Back

Jake Neher/WDET Some football fans are becoming increasingly conflicted about their love of the sport. That's because of the mounting...

Previewing The Upcoming NCAA and NFL Football Seasons

Laura Weber Davis/WDET College football begins this weekend in Michigan. Michigan State University plays Furman on Friday night, and University...

Detroit Cyclists May Get New Bike Lanes on Cass and on Belle Isle

It’s a busy week for the Detroit cycling community. Two scheduled meetings may result in additional bike lanes on both...

Wayne State University Holds Second Annual “Baroudeur”

Wayne State University is holding its second annual “Baroudeur" Saturday. That’s the school’s bike ride through Detroit, which raises money for student...