Before moving to Detroit in May 2013, Ashley covered Kansas State football and men’s basketball for three years as a correspondent for the Associated Press. Before working for the AP, she wrote for the Kansas State Collegian, where she also spent time as a copy editor and sports editor. Overall, she compiled hundreds of sports stories on her way to graduating. She minored in Spanish and economics along with majoring in journalism, but writing has always been her passion.
At age 13, she emailed her dad a recap of a Kansas City Chiefs game, and he responded that she should think about becoming a sports writer. Almost a decade later, she is living the dream, and she could not be more thrilled to be doing so in a great sports town like Detroit.
“A nickname’s cool. That’s just terrible,” Mosley said. “I don’t know what he’s getting at by that.”
“We talk about the situation a lot,” Glover Quin said. “You wonder what really happened and what really didn’t happen.”
Caldwell had, of course, been informed of the reference, but he declined to listen to it.
Hoke dismissed concerns about the Big House not filling up for Saturday’s game against Miami (Ohio).
Lions running back Reggie Bush said the team’s performance Monday had most to do with new head coach Jim Caldwell.
The Royals and the Tigers meet again in Kansas City in a three-game set that begins Sept. 19.
The buildup to this weekend’s game between the Detroit Lions and the Carolina Panthers gained a puzzling side story Wednesday.
Michigan head coach Brady Hoke does not appreciate the criticism Gardner has received in the wake of the loss to Notre Dame.
“Any team that focuses on having that many top guys at the running back position, that’s going to be one of their main focuses,” Suh said.
“I wasn’t trying to be heroic or nothing, but we really didn’t have another tackle,” Hilliard said.