1. Detroit Tigers 2012: Buehrle, Prado, and Cespedes; Three Players the Tigers Need

    The Tigers are in a great position coming into the 2012 offseason. They don't have a lot of holes they need to fill, and while it's probably a strong bet the Tigers won't sign a ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 2 years ago 1,285 reads 17 comments

  2. Justin Verlander for MVP Dilemma? the Answer Is a New Award

    The debate has raged this off-season about whether a pitcher deserves to win an MVP award. Justin Verlander had an incredible season and was voted "Player of the Year" by his peers...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 2 years ago 117 reads 0 comments

  3. Detroit Tigers 2012: Gerald Laird Returning to Motown

    The Detroit News is reporting that the Tigers are close to an agreement with catcher, and former Tiger, Gerald Laird. Laird spent last season as the backup catcher for the St...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 717 reads 4 comments

  4. Detroit Tigers 2012: Should Tigers Get Involved in the Jose Reyes Sweepstakes?

    The Tigers need speed, and a lead off hitter. Not to long ago Tigers general manager and CEO Dave Dombroski said the Tigers weren't looking to add another $20 million player to their roster...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 1,816 reads 19 comments

  5. Detroit Tigers 2012: Who Are the Second Base Options Still Available?

    The Tigers seem to be satisfied with a third-base platoon consisting of Brandon Inge and Don Kelly. They also seem set on keeping Delmon Young and his powerful bat in left field, ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 191 reads 5 comments

  6. MLB Trade Rumors 2012: Can Detroit Tigers Acquire Cole Hamels?

    With the lack of movement and excitement in the the free agent market thus far, the ESPN rumor mill spun out the question and/or the possibility of the Philadelphia Phillies trading LHP Cole Hamels ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 158 reads 22 comments

  7. Detroit Tigers 2012: Six Moves That Will Fix the Tigers' Woes

    The Detroit Tigers headed into this offseason with some well-known and written-about holes: second base, third base, leadoff hitter and fifth starter...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 2,956 reads 51 comments

  8. Grading the 2011 Detroit Lions Acquisitions: Stephen Tulloch Leads the Class

    Despite the lockout, the Detroit Lions made quite a splash with their offseason acquisitions. With the Lions entering their bye week, and half the season in the books, now seems ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 849 reads 2 comments

  9. Michigan State Spartans Football: Are MSU Contenders or Pretenders?

    The current group of Michigan State Spartans have done something no group of Spartan players have done since 1962— beat Michigan four straight times...

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  10. Detroit Tigers 2012 Free Agency: How CJ Wilson Becomes a Tiger

    CJ Wilson is widely regarded as the best starting pitcher available in free agency, at least until C.C Sabathia chooses to opt out of his contract with the Yankees ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 3,568 reads 21 comments

  11. Detroit Tigers 2012 Trade Rumors: Two Bold Trades to Bolster Tigers Lineup

    With a free agent class devoid of second basemen and third basemen (with respect to Aramis Ramirez), two of the Tigers ' top needs, trading for those positions seems like the only option for a serious upgrade...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 13,166 reads 55 comments

  12. Detroit Tigers 2012 Free Agency: Is Pursuing Jose Reyes Bold or Foolish?

    One of the biggest needs the Tigers have this offseason is adding speed to their lineup. The Tigers would prefer to add that in the form of an everyday second baseman, but there doesn't appear to be one available this year...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 1,516 reads 19 comments

  13. Detroit Tigers 2012: 10 Minor League Players to Keep an Eye on

    The offseason can be an exciting time for fans, especially if their team is chasing after one of the premier free agents, their team has won a World Series, or came close and are gearing up to try and get back to the fall classic...

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  14. Detroit Tigers 2012: What Detroit Needs to Do to Remain the Top Dog

    With the regular season winding down and playoff hopes and dreams being dashed or clinched daily, my mind turns to the hope all fans share: the offseason...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 1,467 reads 11 comments

  15. NBA Lockout: Why the NBA Needs to Adapt a Higher Minimum Age in the New CBA

    The NBA players and owners have been meeting trying to save the NBA season from the lockout. There are a lot of issues both sides need to sift through, and it doesn't appear there will be an agreement any time soon...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 422 reads 0 comments

  16. Terrelle Pryor to the Oakland Raiders: Al Davis Still Hasn't Learned

    The Oakland Raiders just don't get it. The Raiders are one of the best, worst teams when it comes to over-drafting. In the supplemental draft, the Raiders used a third-round pick on former Ohio State QB Terrelle Pryor...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about almost 3 years ago 167 reads 1 comments

  17. 5 Reasons the Detroit Tigers Will Win the AL Central in 2011

    The Tigers are in a tight race this year with the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox for the AL Central title. I think the Tigers will claim their first central title since 1987...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about 3 years ago 573 reads 6 comments

  18. Unnecessary Fining: Why the NFL Needs to Reconsider How It Gives out Fines

    This week, the NFL fined Ndamukong Suh $20,000 for what they deemed to be an illegal hit on Cincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton. Dalton released the ball half a second before Suh crushed him, sending his helmet flying off in the process...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about 3 years ago 370 reads 10 comments

  19. 5 Offensive Players Critical to the Detroit Lions' Playoff Chances

    Most experts are pegging the Detroit Lions to be a contender for a Wild Card playoff birth this year. The Lions have improved offensively from last year, but still need several players to step up if they are going to win more games than they lose...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about 3 years ago 269 reads 0 comments

  20. Detroit Lions: Which Undrafted Rookie Could Make the Team

    Every year, every NFL team signs quite a few undrafted rookies to help fill out practice squads and with the hope of finding the diamond in the rough...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about 3 years ago 573 reads 6 comments

  21. NFL Trade Speculation: 1 Player from Each Team Most Likely to Get Dealt

    While we wait for the NFL owners and players to reach an agreement, there is little for NFL fans to do other than speculate what deals might be made...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about 3 years ago 6,122 reads 36 comments

  22. NFL Trade Speculation the Best Player Each NFC North Team Could Acquire

    This is the first in a eight-part series, exploring who the best player each team could hope to acquire via a trade once a collective agreement is put in place...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 3 years ago 4,747 reads 39 comments

  23. NFL Speculation: Could These 16 Teams Pursue Donovan McNabb as a Backup?

    There has been a lot of talk about where Donovan McNabb will be headed once normal football business can begin. I think there are 16 teams who could be in play for McNabb if he is available...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 3 years ago 1,585 reads 10 comments

  24. Detroit Lions 2011 NFL Draft Wrap: Grading the Picks and Looking Ahead

    The Detroit Lions stuck to their drafting philosophy throughout the NFL draft. According to an interview with the Detroit News, Lions GM Martin Mayhew said the draft is about building ...

    Joe Underhill Written by Joe Underhill about over 3 years ago 1,424 reads 5 comments

  25. 2011 NFL Draft Results: How Nick Fairley Changes the Lions Draft Strategy

    The Lions and general manager Martin Mayhew stuck to their guns by picking the best available player on their board, when they selected DT Nick Fairley with their 13th pick...

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