Posts Tagged Michigan

Detroit keeps pace with Packers in division race

Detroit Lions cornerback Rashean Mathis jumps during his introduction before the first half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit is within striking distance of its first divisional title since 1993 and the automatic playoff berth that comes with it.

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Weird museums: Travel off the beaten path

This Nov. 26, 2014 photo shows a box of "Wash Up!" moist towelettes, the oldest artifact at the Moist Towelette Museum in East Lansing, Mich. The museum on the campus of Michigan State University includes more than a thousand, mostly unused, wet wipes from around the world. (AP Photo/David Eggert)

SEATTLE (AP) — Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries.

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Lewan to get sentence in Ann Arbor bar fight

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan expects to be placed on probation for a drunken confrontation with an Ohio State fan a year ago.

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Lions sweat out 16-14 win over Vikings

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) is tackled by Minnesota Vikings free safety Andrew Sendejo (34) as cornerback Xavier Rhodes (29) closes in during the second half of an NFL football game at Ford Field in Detroit, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — It was the type of kick that always seems to go through the uprights against the Detroit Lions.

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Western Michigan knocks off Pacific 80-72

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Connar Tava scored 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting to lead Western Michigan over Pacific 80-72 on Sunday night.

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