Monthly Archives: December 2012

My Top 5 Detroit Sports Moments of the Year

5. Justin Verlander’s Near No-No Against the Pittsburgh Pirates It was a rough go for the Detroit Tigers to open the 2012 season. Sure, they may have been able to to right the ship, but early on it looked like … Continue reading

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My Top 5 Detroit Sports Moments of the Year

5. Miguel Cabrera caps stunning Tigers’ comeback over Indians The Tigers had their fair share of thrilling wins in 2012. They also endured more than a few late-inning heartbreaks, and it looked like their Aug. 5 game against the Indians … Continue reading

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The Detroit Sports “Sities” Honor the Best Performances of 2012

Just one year ago, we started a new tradition with the creation of The Detroit Sports Site “Sities,” an annual award ceremony in print recapping the best of the year in Detroit sports. Just like 2011, 2012 didn’t disappoint us, … Continue reading

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Spartan Jump Shots, Golden Gopher Edition: Michigan State at Minnesota Preview

Starting off a brutal 2012 Big Ten slate is hard enough, but doing it on the road is even more difficult. Fortunately enough, the Michigan State Spartans have a five game winning streak going at Minnesota’s Williams Arena, giving them … Continue reading

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Now, There’s No Debate: Connor Cook Should Lead Michigan State’s Quarterback Competition in 2013

Though it took until the late stages of the calender year, finally, Mark Dantonio and the Michigan State Spartans’ coaching staff made the bold move they had to make with their offense. In the process, they may have found a … Continue reading

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Jim Schwartz’s ‘Status Under Review’, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen Reports

The general consensus all season, despite the Detroit Lions’ struggles, was that Jim Schwartz would be back as head coach in 2013. Not so fast, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen said Sunday. According to Mortensen the Lions have been reviewing Schwartz’s status, … Continue reading

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Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions: Five Things to Watch

This piece is also published at Lions 101 A disappointing 2012 season finally comes to a close Sunday afternoon, as the Detroit Lions try desperately to avoid carrying an elongated losing streak into 2013. Positive momentum is the biggest reason … Continue reading

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