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Challenge Detroit News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

Challenge Detroit News columnist in Wojo’s Picks contestDetroit News columnist Bob Wojnowski will pick the winners of the top college football games every week.
  • College
  • 3 weeks ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekThis week's college and NFL games on television
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Big Ten

Meyer says reputation of Ohio State football has been damaged

Meyer says reputation of Ohio State football has been damagedMeyer acknowledged Ohio State’s reputation has suffered and said he hopes more clarity will help mitigate the damage.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Big Ten

Big Ten notebook: Badgers' defeat reflects West's mess

Big Ten notebook: Badgers’ defeat reflects West’s messIn a day of upsets conference wide, Wisconsin's loss at home to BYU will have the most repercussions.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
College

Michigan remains No. 19 in AP college football poll; MSU is No. 24

Michigan remains No. 19 in AP college football poll; MSU is No. 24Fresh off its 45-20 victory over SMU, Michigan’s spot in this week’s Associated Press college football poll remained unchanged at No. 19.
  • College
  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
College

Saturday's state football: Jayru Campbell's 4 TDs lead Ferris State in romp

Saturday’s state football: Jayru Campbell’s 4 TD lead Ferris StateFormer Cass Tech star scored on runs of 1, 2 an 1 yards while linking with Keyondre Craig on a 39-yard scoring strike.
  • College
  • 5 days ago
College

Saturday's MAC: Western Michigan clobbers Delaware State

Saturday’s MAC: WMU clobbers Delaware StateBroncos roll up 527 yards of total offense en route to their first win of the season in a 68-0 drubbing.
  • College
  • 5 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 4

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 4Go through the gallery to see the Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings for Week 4 of the college football season, compiled by Matt Charboneau.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
College

Saturday's top 25: LSU edges Auburn on last-second field goal

Saturday’s top 25: LSU edges Auburn on last-second field goalCole Tracy kicked a 42-yard field goal on the final play to give No. 12 LSU a 22-21 victory over No. 7 Auburn on Saturday in their Southeastern Conference opener.
  • College
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Big Ten

Saturday's Big Ten: No. 6 Wisconsin falls in day of upsets

Saturday’s Big Ten: No. 6 Wisconsin falls in day of upsetsBYU handed mistake-prone Wisconsin its first nonconference home loss since 2003, giving the No. 6 Badgers fits with its motion offense in a 24-21 victory.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Big Ten

Ohio State uses third-quarter flurry to bury TCU

Ohio State uses third-quarter flurry to bury TCUBig defensive tackle Dre’Mont Jones returned an interception thrown right at him 28 yards for one of No. 4 Ohio State’s three touchdowns in a four-minute span of the third quarter.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
College

Jay Smith, longtime college coach and former prep star, diagnosed with prostate cancer

Jay Smith, longtime college coach, diagnosed with prostate cancerSmith made the announcement in an interview with WWMT. He has coached all over the state, including at CMU, UM and, now, Kalamazoo College.
  • College
  • 1 week ago
College

Detroit News college football picks: Week 3

Detroit News college football picks: Week 3Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread in Week 3 of the college football season.
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  • 1 week ago
College

Horizon League tourneys staying in Detroit, under condensed schedule

Horizon League tourneys staying in Detroit, under condensed scheduleOnly the semifinals and finals will be at Little Caesars Arena, with the quarters being held at campus sites. Also, 2019 will be the last year of the agreement between the league and Olympia.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Wolverines

Trieu: UM commit Giles Jackson could be 'major headache' for foes

Trieu: UM commit Jackson could be ‘headache’ for foesGiles Jackson, a four-star recruit, committed to Michigan, adding to the Wolverines' collection of playmakers in the recruiting class.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

No. 2 Clemson will test storm, forge ahead with game

No. 2 Clemson will test storm, forge ahead with gameClemson is the only major conference school in the Carolinas and Virginia that will play its scheduled football game this weekend as Hurricane Florence looms.
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  • 1 week ago
College

'Perfect fit': Detroit Country Day's Tyler Wiegers has Eastern Michigan soaring

Perfect fit’: Detroit Country Day’s Tyler Wiegers has EMU soaringWiegers, who couldn’t get a start at quarterback for Iowa, finally took advantage of his opportunity to start against a Big Ten opponent and made the most of it, completing 20 of 28 passes for 313 yards.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

MAC notebook: WMU, CMU hoping for better weekend after lopsided losses

MAC notebook: WMU, CMU hoping for better weekendWestern Michigan was trounced on the road by Michigan, while Central Michigan lost at home to Kansas.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

EMU QB Tyler Wiegers, kicker Chad Ryland earn MAC weekly honors

EMU QB Tyler Wiegers, kicker Chad Ryland earn MAC weekly honorsThe awards come after Eastern Michigan stunned Purdue, 20-19, on a last-second field goal Saturday.
  • College
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Big Ten notebook: Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor earns third award

Big Ten notebook: Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor earns third awardJonathan Taylor, who set career highs in rushing attempts (33) and yards (253) in Wisconsin’s win over New Mexico, was named Big Ten offensive player of the week on Monday.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Eastern Michigan upsets Purdue on last-second field goal

EMU upsets Purdue on last-second field goalChad Ryland kicked the go-ahead field goal as time expired to lift Eastern Michigan over Purdue, 20-19, on Saturday.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekThis week's college and pro football games on television.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
College

Michigan No. 19, Michigan State No. 25 in AP poll

Michigan No. 19, Michigan State No. 25 in AP pollMichigan, on the strength of its 49-3 win over Western Michigan, improved two spots to No. 19 in this week’s Associated Press college football poll, released Sunday.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

Kansas tops Central Michigan to end 46-game road skid

Kansas tops CMU to end 46-game road skidPooka Williams rushed for 125 yards and two touchdowns as Kansas snapped the second-longest road losing streak in college football history with a 31-7 win at Central Michigan.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

Saturday's state football: Michigan Tech edges Hillsdale in OT

Saturday’s state football: Michigan Tech edges Hillsdale in OTA failed point-after kick proves to be Hillsdale's downfall in a 31-30 thriller in Houghton.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Big Ten

Saturday's Big Ten: Duke drops Northwestern

Saturday’s Big Ten: Duke drops NorthwesternDaniel Jones threw for three touchdowns before leaving the game with a collarbone injury, and Duke beat Northwestern, 21-7.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

Saturday's top 25: No. 8 Notre Dame fends off Ball State

Saturday’s top 25: No. 8 Notre Dame fends off Ball StateJalen Elliott had a pair of interceptions that No. 8 Notre Dame turned into touchdowns and the Fighting Irish held off stubborn Ball State, 24-16.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Detroit's Moore to protect Wassink's blind side against Michigan

Detroit’s Moore to protect Wassink’s blind side against MichiganJaylon Moore plans to take care of business when Western Michigan faces Michigan at the Big House on Saturday.
  • Sports
  • 2 weeks ago
College

Friday's college football: CMU looks to add to Kansas' road woes

Friday’s college football: CMU looks to add to Kansas’ road woesKansas hasn't won a road game since 2009 and lost to Central Michigan at home last season.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo's Pigskin Picks: Wolverines feel the heat, and so will Spartans

Wojo’s Pigskin Picks: Wolverines feel the heat, and so will SpartansDepending on your perspective and blood-alcohol level, Michigan is either 0-1 with very little chance of winning a big game until early 2024, or should be 1-0 if only it hadn’t foolishly opened at Notre Dame with an offensive game plan plucked from 1983.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 2 weeks ago
Wolverines

View from the other side: Michigan vs. Western Michigan

View from the other side: Michigan vs. Western MichiganAndy Pepper, who is the sports director at WWMT and covers Western Michigan, breaks down the Broncos for The Detroit News.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Wolverines

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. Western Michigan

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. Western Michigan​​​​​​​Angelique S. Chengelis, Matt Charboneau, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their prediction on the outcome of Saturday's game
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
College

Detroit News college picks: Week 2

Detroit News college picks: Week 2Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread in Week 2 of college football season. This week’s guest selector is David Smith of Lincoln Park.
  • College
  • 2 weeks ago
Wolverines

Podcast: Angelique S. Chengelis talks with ex-Wolverine Andy Mignery

Podcast: Angelique S. Chengelis talks with ex-Wolverine Andy MigneryDetroit News reporter Angelique Chengelis talks with ex-Wolverine Andy Mignery on her podcast View from the Press Box.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 weeks ago
College

MAC notes: Western, Eastern face big tests with Big Ten foes

MAC notes: Western, Eastern face big tests with Big Ten foesWestern Michigan second-year coach Tim Lester hopes the Broncos to get off to a better start when they travel to the Big House to face Michigan on Saturday.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Thursday's college football: UM, Illinois on-guard vs. in-state foes

Thursday’s college football: UM, Illinois on-guard vs. in-state foesThe big rivalry games in the Big Ten are still a couple months away, but September nonconference meetings between teams from the same state also have a way of getting the juices of players and fans going.
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  • 2 weeks ago
College

Michigan, Michigan State fall in AP Top 25 poll

Michigan, Michigan State fall in AP Top 25 pollMichigan State survived, and Michigan stumbled in their season openers.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Jackson, Virginia Tech wreck Florida State in Taggart's debut

Jackson, Virginia Tech wreck Florida State in Taggart’s debutFormer Saline star Josh Jackson threw two touchdown passes and No. 20 Virginia Tech handled 19th-ranked Florida State, 24-3, in the rain Monday night.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
College

Writer: MSU's Joshua Langford, UM's Jordan Poole are breakout candidates

Writer: MSU’s Langford, UM’s Poole breakout candidatesOpportunity could lead to big seasons for Michigan State's Joshua Langford and Michigan's Jordan Poole.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
College

Wednesday's college football: Huskers hunting for 12th game

Wednesday’s college football: Huskers hunting for 12th gameNebraska athletic director Bill Moos says he is doing all he can to find a 12th regular-season game for the Cornhuskers after the opener was called off due to inclement weather.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Wolverines

College Football Show: MSU-Indiana, UM-Nebraska

College Football Show: MSU-Indiana, UM-NebraskaNiyo, Chengelis, Charboneau preview the MSU-Indiana, UM-Nebraska games
  • Wolverines
  • 1 hour, 44 minutes ago
Wolverines

Michigan mailbag: Is Jim Harbaugh too stubborn with run-heavy approach?

Michigan mailbag: Is Jim Harbaugh too stubborn with run-heavy approach?With Shea Patterson at quarterback, there is reason to believe there are things he can do with this offense that hasn’t been available the last few years.
  • Wolverines
  • 6 hours, 24 minutes ago
Spartans

View from the other side: Michigan State at Indiana

View from the other side: Michigan State at IndianaMike Miller, who covers Indiana for the Herald-Times, breaks down the Hoosiers for The Detroit News before the Michigan State game.
  • Spartans
  • 7 hours, 31 minutes ago
Spartans

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. Indiana

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. IndianaMatt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions on the outcome of Saturday's Michigan State vs. Indiana game.
  • Spartans
  • 8 hours, 36 minutes ago
Big Ten

Ohio State DE Nick Bosa has surgery, out indefinitely

Ohio State DE Nick Bosa has surgery, out indefinitelyCoach Urban Meyer said on his radio show Thursday that Bosa had surgery on a “core muscle.”
  • Big Ten
  • 10 hours, 2 minutes ago
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