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Guy is the first punter elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Joining the long-time Oakland Raider and Strahan were two first-time eligible players, linebacker Derrick Brooks and offensive tackle Walter Jones.Upvote Share Tweet
Calvin Johnson honored for play of the yearESPN.com Feb 1Calvin Johnson has made many jaw-dropping catches in his career, from when he was in college at Georgia Tech to his time with the Detroit Lions. With Johnson, it has reached the point where the extraordinary has become expected for the best receiver in …Upvote Share Tweet
Top 10: Most productive 35-and-older NHLersthehockeynews.com Feb 1Everyone loves a “beating the odds” story. And odds are, by the time a hockey player’s 35th birthday has passed, his production has slowed considerably, giving him more time between shifts to contemplate investment opportunities or a broadcasting career…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 1The much ballyhooed on-again, off-again relationship between Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander and model/actress Kate Upton is back on. It's official. Well, as official as it can be without either of them actually making it official. The new old coupl…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 1WASHINGTON -- Right-handed starter Doug Fister and the Washington Nationals have agreed to terms on a contract, avoiding arbitration.Upvote Share TweetHere's how this is going to go: I am going to refute a reckless and inaccurate characterization of Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh made by NFL Network and Fox analyst Heath Evans.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 1Back from injury, Jimmy Howard backstopped the Wings through a seven-round shootout in a 4-3 win over the Caps.Upvote Share Tweetlionsgab.com Feb 1Joique Bell is six weeks away from testing the open market as a restricted free agent, but the Lions running back said Wednesday, after appearing in the Broadway play “Rock of Ages,” that he hopes he doesn’t get there, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free P…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Honors: Calvin Johnson wins Play of the YearFeb 1Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson wins Play of the Year at 'NFL Honors' for his ridiculous catch over three defenders against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Pistons Trounce 76ersFeb 1Andre Drummond had 22 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Pistons past the Cavaliers 113-96.