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Pistons: 3 intriguing lineup pairings

By |August 10th, 2022|Categories: Detroit Pistons, NBA|Tags: , , , , |

Detroit Pistons GM Troy Weaver has built one of the NBA's youngest rosters. The Pistons currently have 11 players on their roster aged 24 or younger. In the first stage of Detroit's rebuild, Weaver put the roster through a complete teardown. After three offseasons, no player from the previous regime remains on the roster. Weaver prioritized acquiring young talent as he reconstructed the roster. Only five of

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Detroit Lions Hard Knocks Episode 1 Recap

By |August 10th, 2022|Categories: Detroit Lions, NFL|Tags: , |

The Detroit Lions make their debut on HBO's Hard Knocks and you maybe be ready to run through a wall. Episode one of "Hard Knocks" , a show that goes into a team's NFL Training Camp, focuses their attention this year on the Detroit Lions. Head coach Dan Campbell provided so many memorable quotes in 2021 that made national headlines that it seem like a natural fit.

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Detroit Tigers closer Gregory Soto is not perfect but

By |August 9th, 2022|Categories: Detroit Tigers, MLB|Tags: , |

Has Detroit Tigers closer Gregory Soto actually gotten…better? Throughout Detroit sports history, the closer for the Detroit Tigers has always been a tough plain to navigate. Just as with the goalie for the Red Wings, or the quarterback for the Lions, when fans see a Tigers closer struggle at all they immediately start calling for change. In the case of left-hander Gregory Soto, it fits the narratives

Fantasy Football Mock Draft: 12-Team, PPR

By |August 9th, 2022|Categories: Fantasy Sports|Tags: , , , , , |

One of the best ways I like to prepare for the fantasy football season is with a mock draft. It can simulate many different variables, draft positions, and strategies. It will give you a sense of what the real draft will look like, and I highly recommend using this tool. For this fantasy football mock draft, I will be drafting from the 8th position in a 12-team

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Detroit Lions players, coaching staff isn’t worried about Hard Knocks

By |August 9th, 2022|Categories: NFL|Tags: , , |

With HBO's Hard Knocks filming the Detroit Lions training camp, many fans (and some media members) have questioned the environment in Allen Park. What's the vibe like? How are the players reacting? What are the coaches doing? These are all questions floating around on social media. These are good questions to ask. After all, it's the first time the Lions will be featured on this show. And

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Booner’s Fantasy Wide Receiver Rankings

By |August 8th, 2022|Categories: Fantasy Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

TOP 10 Fantasy Wide Receivers Football is weeks away and I am back with another Fantasy Football rankings. Lets dive into the Top 10 Fantasy Wide Receivers to target this Fantasy Season. All of my rankings are based on a full PPR league, which can make a big difference in scoring, especially when you look outside of the top 5 at this position. Out of all the

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Which Pistons are on the chopping block after the McGruder signing

By |August 8th, 2022|Categories: Detroit Pistons, NBA|Tags: , , , |

The Detroit Pistons need to make a roster move before the 2022-23 season starts. This past week, the Pistons' front office re-signed veteran Rodney McGruder to a one-year, veteran minimum contract. Every cent of the 31-year-old's deal is fully guaranteed. The Pistons roster has 17 players signed for next season, 19 including two-way contracts. That number will decrease to 16 when the Kemba Walker buyout is completed.

What is on the long term agenda for Troy Weaver and the Pistons?

By |August 6th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Ever since taking over the Detroit Pistons, Troy Weaver has been near flawless in his decision making. Not only has he been agressive in each draft, every pick has shown a level of promise. And in particular, landing star power in the likes of Cade Cunningam, Jaden Ivey, and Saddiq Bey. Another decision Troy Weaver made that was under the radar was naming Rob Murphy as the

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Lou Whitaker left big shoes to fill

By |August 6th, 2022|Categories: Detroit Tigers, MLB|Tags: , |

Since Lou Whitaker has retired, the Detroit Tigers have still yet to draft a replacement. For any Detroit Tigers fan growing up as a kid in the late 80s and into the 90s, you remember the Detroit teams that could hit with power with players such as  Cecil Fielder, Mickey Tettleton, Tony Phillips and Travis Fryman. You would try to imitate Tettleton's swing, playing with your friends

2022 Fantasy Football Risers

By |August 5th, 2022|Categories: Fantasy Sports|Tags: , , , , , |

Training camp is underway for all 32 NFL teams, and there have already been plenty of injuries and newsworthy notes than have influenced fantasy football. As draft season is nearing, players will start to fluctuate in ADP. Some of these ADP changes are not yet present, but based on recent news, these changes will/should be expected. Here are four fantasy football risers and how you should value

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Big D Energy | 8.5.22

By |August 5th, 2022|Categories: Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Join Neal Ruhl and Jeff Iafrate on Big D Energy where they breakdown Jared Goff, Detroit Lions Training Camp performances, what concerns should worry Lions fans about the defense and whether or not Dwane Casey is on the hot seat this season with the Detroit Pistons. Watch Our Shows Live on YouTube 7 Days a Week! Morning Woodward Show | Monday-Friday 8am-10am Big D Energy | Monday-Friday

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The Morning Woodward Show | 8.5.22

By |August 5th, 2022|Categories: Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Morning Woodward Show start the show talking expectations for the Detroit Lions this season, whether or not Cade Cunningham will be an All-Star his second season in the NBA, discuss Jared Goff lighting up Training Camp and whether or not we've been too hard on Cade McNamara. 00:00 Football is Officially Back - Lions Expectations this Season 19:00 Will Cade Cunningham be an All-Star in Year

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