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Group Organizing LGBT Event At Lions Game In October

the Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce is planning an LGBT Pride night during the Lions game vs. the Minnesota Vikings on Oct. 25.


CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30:  Laken Tomlinson of the Duke Blue Devils holds up a jersey after being picked #28 overall by the Detroit Lions during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lions’ Tomlinson, UVa’s Brian Voted ACC Athletes Of The Year

Duke football player Laken Tomlinson and Virginia women’s soccer player Morgan Brian are the Atlantic Coast Conference’s male and female athletes of the year.

97.1 The Ticket–06/30/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Running back Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball against middle linebacker Rolando McClain #55 of the Dallas Cowboys in the first half during the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Joique Bell Says He’ll Rush For Over 1,200 Yards This Season

“That’s the minimum. If I do less than that, I’ll be surprised. I’ll be disappointed. Anything more than that, I wouldn’t be surprised at all.”

97.1 The Ticket–06/30/2015

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Ex-Detroit Lions Coach Tommy Hudspeth Dies At 83

Tommy Hudspeth, a Detroit Lions coach in the 1970s who also coached in college at BYU and UTEP, has died at 83.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 18: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers tips his cap to the fans as he walks back to the dugout after he was taken out of the game in the top of the sixth inning against the New York Yankees during game four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

A Sports Writer’s Farewell To Detroit: Great Coaches, Once-In-A-Generation Players

I have enjoyed countless football, baseball, basketball and hockey games and media availability sessions – Lions, Tigers, Red Wings, Pistons, Wolverines, Spartans.

CBS Detroit–06/24/2015

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 28:  Taylor Mays #26 of the Cincinnati Bengals tackles Dan Herron #36 of the Indianapolis Colts during the first quarter at Paul Brown Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Lions Sign Safety Taylor Mays

With Glover Quin and James Ihedigbo cemented as the starting safeties, Mays will be competing for a backup role.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions talks with the sideline reporters after the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 27, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Bears 34-17.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

QB Matthew Stafford Not Dwelling On Tough Playoff Loss

Matthew Stafford tries not to spend too much time thinking about how close his Detroit Lions came to an elusive victory in the postseason.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 14: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Andrew Sendejo #34 of the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth quarter at Ford Field on December 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Lions win 16-14 over the Minnesota Vikings. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Not Expecting Age, Injuries To Slow Him This Season

“What’d I miss – four, almost five games last year, still came up with just over 1,000,” Johnson said. “I still have some production left.”

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the first quarter of their game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Stafford More Comfortable In Offense, Plans To Work With Teammates More Before Training Camp

“There’s no question I think we’ve taken strides forward this spring,” Stafford said Thursday after practice. “We’ve got to continue that.”

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals isn't able to hold on to the ball while being pursued by cornerback Bill Bentley #28 of the Detroit Lions in the third quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Lions 25-21. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Lions Release Cornerback Bill Bentley

The Lions added depth at the cornerback position during the draft, taking Alex Carter in the third round and Quandre Diggs in the sixth.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015