Can we show compassion for Lions RB D’Andre Swift?

When Detroit Lions running back D’Andre Swift dropped that potentially game-winning pass in the end zone during Sunday’s stunning 27-23 loss to the Chicago Bears I immediately felt badly for the young man. My mistake that day was writing about it on Twitter. I was immediately attacked for showing compassion for a professional athlete. WhatContinue reading “Can we show compassion for Lions RB D’Andre Swift?”

Detroit sports questions: You provide the answers

WHO IS THE TIGERS BEST MODERN DAY POSITION PLAYER? Al Kaline? Miguel Cabrera? I WANT TO WATCH A NO-HITTER. WHO DO I PUT ON THE MOUND DURING THEIR PRIME? Jack Morris? Justin Verlander? OPPS. ONE OF THESE MEN MUST BUILD YOUR FRANCHISE FROM THE GROUND UP. WHO ARE YOU PICKING? Al Avila? Randy Smith? MATTHEWContinue reading “Detroit sports questions: You provide the answers”

Former Piston Thomas was about winning titles: not stats

Pistons Hall of Fame guard Isiah Thomas averaged 19.2 points a game for his career and is considered by many to be the second greatest point guard in NBA history behind Magic Johnson. People who never saw him play often ask me why he did not average 25 or 2 6 points a game likeContinue reading “Former Piston Thomas was about winning titles: not stats”