1. Debating the Detroit Lions' First Pick in the NFL Draft

    In just a few short hours NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will walk to the podium and announce the Lions' pick in this year's NFL draft. The question is who that player will be...

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  2. The Detroit Lions' 2013 NFL Draft-Day Dreams

    Every year, players slide on draft day. There are hundreds of reasons why, but what matters is a team that thought it had no shot suddenly has the opportunity to pull the trigger on a player who may have huge upside and huge risk...

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  3. Should the Detroit Lions Acquire Darrelle Revis?

    The Detroit Lions have a high-draft pick and lots of positions they need to address. One of the major areas is that they have cornerbacks with injuries, free agency and inexperience decimating the position...

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  4. Evaluating the Tigers Starting Rotation for 2013

    The Tigers rode their starting rotation to a Central Division title and an appearance in the World Series. The Tigers have insured they will have the same rotation (more or less) that pitched a great postseason for Detroit...

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  5. Life After Sanchez: What Moves Come Next for the Detroit Tigers

    Just like that, the Detroit Tigers shocked their fans and national pundits—not because they re-signed pitcher Anibal Sanchez , but because of the cost they paid to do it...

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  6. Evaluating the Detroit Tigers Infield

    The Detroit Tigers are pretty well set in their infield going into spring training. While the Tigers would probably like to have a better defender at short, they would not be unhappy starting next season with the team they have...

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  7. Evaluating the Detroit Tigers Outfield for 2013

    The Tigers upgraded their outfield defense and offense by signing Torii Hunter this offseason. However, they now have a glut of outfielders on their roster. The Tigers have to decide if they want to carry one or two extra outfielders...

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  8. 4 Players the Tigers Would Love to Sign but Can't Have

    Every year, fans salivate over a new crop of free agents, wishing and hoping their team is able to sign the marquee players. For numerous reasons, teams are often unable to pursue those players...

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  9. Detroit Tigers: Potential Trade Partners for Rick Porcello

    The Detroit Tigers have already made one major move this offseason with the signing outfielder Torii Hunter. The question Tigers fans are now asking themselves is what happens next...

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  10. 7 Deals the Detroit Tigers Should Be Considering This Offseason

    The Detroit Tigers have already made a big splash this off-season by signing outfielder Torii Hunter to a two-year $26 million contract...

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  11. MLB Free Agency: Evaluating the Detroit Tigers' Outfield Options

    The Detroit Tigers did not receive good production from their corner outfielders in 2012. During their latest news conference, the team made some subtle hints at their offseason plans...

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  12. Rating the AL Playoff Rotations

    The playoffs are upon us. It was an exciting end to the regular season in the American League, and the playoffs promise to be just as intense...

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  13. Detroit Tigers: What to Expect in the Postseason

    In a season which could be described by any number of terms: Maddening, frustrating, rocky, difficult, a battle, ups and downs, mind boggling or disappointing.....

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  14. Jekyll and Hyde Detroit: Would the Real Tigers Please Stand Up

    The Detroit Tigers have been a frustrating baseball team to say the least. On paper they have talent coming out of their ears. Most pundits had them penciled in to win the AL Central and ready to give the Angels and Yankees a run for their money...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 2 years ago 523 reads 6 comments

  15. Detroit Pistons: The Draft Is the First Step Towards Respectability

    The Pistons are not very good this year. I know, I know, understatement of the year. However, there are some silver linings to this season, and the Pistons might not be as far away from respectability as their record indicates...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 2 years ago 2,539 reads 29 comments

  16. Miguel Cabrera's Injury Could Open the Door for Two Tigers

    As a Tiger fan watching Monday's Tigers— Phillies game, I nearly had a heart attack. A wicked ground ball off the bat of Hunter Pence took a horrific last second bounce and slammed into Miguel Cabrera's face...

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  17. 2012 Projections for the Detroit Tigers Line Up

    The Detroit Tigers went out and made a big splash signing slugger Prince fielder to a princely contract this offseason...

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  18. MLB Spring Training: 6 Unknown Players Who Could Make Opening Day Rosters

    Hope springs eternal about the middle of every February as baseball players and many of their fans head to warmer climates for spring training. As baseball fans we are constantly wondering who the next big surprise will be...

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  19. Dissecting the Detroit Tigers Competition for the Fifth Starter

    When the 2011 World Series chase ended for the Detroit Tigers , nearly every analyst had the same offseason shopping list for the Tigers. They needed bullpen depth, a fifth starter and a bat for either second or third...

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  20. Detroit Tigers: How the Tigers' 2012 Lineup Will Look with Prince Fielder

    The Tigers have reportedly come to an agreement with free-agent first baseman Prince Fielder on a nine year, $214 million contract. Tigers manager Jim Leyland likes to tinker with lineups during the offseason...

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  21. MLB Trade Rumors: Prince Fielder Said to Ink 9-Year Deal with Detroit Tigers

    The unbelievable just happened. Well, maybe...then again maybe not. The Detroit Tigers are owned by one of the most motivated and willing-to-spend owners in Major League Baseball...

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  22. Detroit Tigers 2012: Who's Replacing Victor Martinez in the Lineup?

    Victor Martinez is liking done for the 2012 season before spring training has even begun. The Detroit Tigers DH reportedly tore his ACL while he was working on his offseason conditioning...

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  23. Detroit Tigers 2012 Trade Rumors: Matt Garza Headed to Motown?

    There was more speculation recently from Chicago media outlets that the Detroit Tigers and Chicago Cubs were " down the road " in discussions regarding the Tigers acquiring Matt Garza ...

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  24. Detroit Lions: 2009 Draft Review Matthew Stafford Head of the Class

    It takes at least three full seasons to evaluate a draft class. Often times, it takes rookies a season or two to crack the starting rotation, and later (developmental) picks often don't see the field in their first two years as pros...

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  25. Detroit Tigers: Team Should Pursue Placido Polanco

    The rumor mill has been spinning pretty rapidly the last couple of days with the winter meetings getting underway...

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