By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer
It's going to be that kind of season.
It already is.
The perceived worst teams in the NFL either won or challenged to on Sunday. A linebacker was ejected for demonstrating what happened on a play to a game official and making contact with him. A kicker ...
By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — In a year where good days seem in short supply, sports delivered one.
The NFL roared back to life, even if the roar was from fans who weren't in the stadiums. Baseball saw a no-hitter. The NBA and NHL playoffs continued. Men's ...
By ANDREW DAMPF AP Sports Writer
ROME (AP) — Novak Djokovic learned "a big lesson" after being disqualified from the U.S. Open for unintentionally hitting a line judge in the throat with a ball.
The incident eight days ago marked a stunning end to Djokovic's 29-match winning streak and his ...
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer
For the first time since the end of the 2011 season, Ohio State is not ranked in the AP Top 25.
The Buckeyes' streak of 132 straight poll appearances is the second-longest active streak in the country, behind Alabama's 198.
Of course, in this ...
By NOAH TRISTER
AP Sports Writer
DETROIT — If the Detroit Lions’ first game was any indication, their “Dagger Time” mantra could use some sharpening.
For a second consecutive season, the Lions blew a big fourth-quarter lead in their opening game. This year was worse, however. Detroit ...
By JOHN JACKSON
CHICAGO — Eloy Jimenez homered, Yoan Moncada had three hits and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 on Sunday for their fourth straight win.
AL Central-leading Chicago tuned up for a big series against Minnesota with its ninth consecutive ...
EAST LANSING — The Executive Committee of the Michigan High School Athletic Association on Thursday approved an adjusted format for this fall’s Lower Peninsula boys tennis postseason to reduce the opportunity for spread of COVID-19 while still awarding team and No. 1 singles champions in ...
By LARRY LAGE
AP Sports Writer
DETROIT — The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions will kick off their seasons in the Motor City, desperately hoping to bounce back from disappointment.
Chicago’s quest seems a little less challenging.
The Bears did win eight games last year, but missed the ...
By STEVE OVERBEY
ST. LOUIS — Jeimer Candelario capped off a two-homer day with a two-run, bases-loaded single in the seventh inning to help the Detroit Tigers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Thursday for a doubleheader split.
“We needed that,” Detroit manager Ron ...
DETROIT (AP) — A retired University of Michigan administrator told lawyers that he was furious to learn in the late 1970s that a doctor was sexually abusing students, though he also acknowledged that he failed to ensure that Robert Anderson was kicked off campus.
Instead, Anderson in 1980 ...