1. Meow Mix: The Detroit Lions Can't Tackle

    This will be the start of my weekly Detroit Lions column, detailing the season’s adventures. On dismal weeks, such as Week One, the article will be dubbed “Meow Mix,” indicating that we once again played like a bunch of pussycats...

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  2. The Detroit Lions Are Undefeated, But for How Long?

    This is the time of year that hope springs eternal in the hearts and minds of Lions fans around the nation...

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  3. Fear This Face: Mediocrity Is America’s New National Pastime

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  4. The Chronic: Jamaica Smokes Men’s 4x100 Relay

    All these years I thought the rastamen smoked the good weed. Turns out that speed is more their thing. In another transcendent performance, Jamaican sprinters, led by the incandescent Usain ...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about 6 years ago 914 reads 12 comments

  5. A Bolt From Above: Usain Supplants Phelps In Olympic Lore.

    For those of you that might be inclined to take this as an anti-Michael Phelps article, you couldn’t be farther from the truth...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about 6 years ago 309 reads 15 comments

  6. France Drops Their Pants In The Men's 4x100 Freestyle Relay.

    (Cough, Cough, Cough, Wheeeeeeze) Pardon me (Cough, Cough) I just about tore my lungs away from their moorings. In one mighty whoop of exuberance, I’ve lost my voice and am still feeling a bit dumbfounded...

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  7. Just Legalize It.

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  8. Dara Torres Is a Man, Baby

    What do Vanilla Ice and Dara Torres have in common? More than you might think. It’s funny how 41-year-old mother Dara Torres has become some sort of inspirational story to women all over the nation...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about 6 years ago 8,029 reads 46 comments

  9. Open Mic: A Shout out to the Shorties. Gymnastics Is The Best Olympic Game.

    OK guys it's time to admit it. You watch this. You take time out to watch this. You change the channel to check it out and end up watching all four rotations...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about 6 years ago 762 reads 2 comments

  10. Green Bay Packers Deserve to Lose to Brett Favre and the Vikings on Opening Day.

    Ingrates. Backstabbers. Traitors. These are not the words we generally associate with Green Bay fans, who are notoriously some of the most loyal and knowledgeable in the NFL...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 1,334 reads 17 comments

  11. Hossa to the Red Wings: Which Franchise Would You Rather Be Now?

    Shortly after the Detroit Red Wings had dispatched the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Stanley Cup finals, there was some debate on this forum regarding which program had the brightest future: the Pens or the Wings...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 759 reads 6 comments

  12. Open Mic: A Sport Is a Sport. Except When It Isn't.

    In this edition of open mic, we have a truly mind-bending grey area that is locking young journalists in fits of synaptic redundancy across the globe...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 449 reads 11 comments

  13. Detroit Tigers: They're Aliiiiiive! And Ready to Roar

    There’s a rumbling in Detroit. A breathy, tremulous, deep-throated sound. It’s fueled by the fan’s imagination and the media’s pen, but it’s coming from the stadium where a mighty tiger once dwelled...

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  14. Open Mic: The Detroit Lions Are Sport’s Ultimate Disappointment

    This is an interesting topic for open mic, because there is a lot of room for interpretation. As a registered sports-aholic anonymous member, I’ve seen my fair share of disappointing performances, finishes, choke-jobs, broken-records, and scandals.

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 941 reads 25 comments

  15. Willis Reed and Paul Pierce? How the Media Continually Flunks Their SAT’s.

    For those of you who have taken the SAT, ACT, GRE, LSAT, etc., you are undoubtedly familiar with the word association sections. You remember, where you’re presented a word and asked to come up with the opposite meaning, or similar meaning...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 930 reads 6 comments

  16. Carmelo Anthony to Detroit, and How Everything Could Come Full Circle

    Remember 2003 draft day? The day of infamy. The day that Joe Dumars made a mistake. Though I didn’t know it at the time (but was skeptical), Joey D. Coyote (basketball genius) made the one bad decision of his executive tenure...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 2,240 reads 22 comments

  17. Defeated: The Story of The Detroit Pistons

    I seldom remember such a disheartening loss for the Detroit Pistons. Chauncey, Rip, Sheed, and Tay all cared at the end…when it was too late…when missed opportunities had squandered their quest for legitimacy...

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  18. Detroit Motoring While Orlando Motors at the Mouth

    Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinal between the Detroit Pistons and the Orlando Magic is in the books, and Detroit is now one game away from a sixth consecutive appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals...

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 757 reads 7 comments

  19. The Detroit Tigers Meow While We Wait for the Roar

    Well, it doesn’t take a genius to figure out that the start of the season has not been kind to the American League Central favorite Detroit Tigers.The bats are as cold as the driven Michigan snow, and key off-season acquisitions are not producing.

    Daniel Muth Written by Daniel Muth about over 6 years ago 492 reads 5 comments

  20. The Detroit Pistons: Anatomy of a Perpetual Afterthought

    Many of you may not know that the Detroit Pistons are once again having a fabulous season. Amidst the revelry of LeBron, Kobe, CP3, KG and all the other stars glamorous enough to have an ...

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  21. Bonds and Clemens: In the Aftermath, Does Barry's Claim of Racism Hold Up?

    Like many Americans, and particularly white Americans, I was absolutely convinced that the media portrayal of Barry Bonds as the ultimate evil in sports had little to do with race...

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  22. NCAA Final Four: Tournament Letdown or Madness as Usual?

    As a long-range jumper fell hard off the iron, so too did the last underdog of this season. Davidson, the best and last Cinderella of the 2008 NCAA tournament, can take solace in one hell ...

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