All-Pro cornerback Darius Slay (pictured above) was back at practice in Allen Park on Friday as the 0-2 Detroit Lions prepare to face the New England Patriots Sunday night at Ford Field, according to the Detroit News.
Baseball Hall of Famer, MLB Network/FOX broadcaster, and Lansing native John Smoltz (pictured above) thinks major changes are needed in Major League Baseball to help restore the game to its former prominence.
Detroit Red Wings General Manager Ken Holland announced on Friday morning that team captain Henrik Zetterberg's playing career is over due to a chronic back problem that he has dealt with for the last several years.
Undefeated teams DeWitt, East Lansing, Haslett, Williamston, Portland, Lansing Catholic, Olivet, and Pewamo-Westphaila have made it into this week's statewide polls. Unbeaten Morrice makes in the Receiving Votes category in 8-Man football.