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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions breaks up a pass intended for Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants during the third quarter at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Five Overexcited, Way Too Early Optimistic Observations About The Lions [BLOG]

So what if I’m losing my mind? Monday Night Football was almost pure fun for Lions fans.

97.1 The Ticket–09/09/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 13:  Joe Nathan #36 of the Detroit Tigers heads to the clubhouse after the Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 during a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on May 13, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Nathan Has A Right To Be Annoyed With The Fans [BLOG]

Joe Nathan appeared to make a dismissive gesture toward Tiger fans at Comerica Park Wednesday night, apparently an answer to the tidal wave of criticism aimed at the veteran closer.

97.1 The Ticket–08/14/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 05:  Joe Nathan #36 and Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate after defeating the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on August 5, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Time To Panic About The Tigers’ Offense [BLOG]

It’s okay to panic about the Tigers offense. The team is in the midsummer doldrums and they’re not doing much to make anyone feel better.

97.1 The Ticket–08/08/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 02: The Haunted Hathaways actors Curtis and Breanna attend Nickelodeon's Road To Worldwide Day Of Play with the Detroit Lions on August 2, 2014. (Photo by Loreen Sarkis/Getty Images for Nickelodeon)

The Silence Of The Lions (It’s A Good Thing!) [BLOG]

Have you noticed? It’s something completely different coming out of Allen Park.

97.1 The Ticket–08/05/2014

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Five Reasons Tigers’ Fans Need To Relax

The Tigers were in free fall for an entire month and they still have the third best record in the AL.

CBS Detroit–07/25/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 10: Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens is introduced before playing against the Cincinnati Bengals in the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium on September 10, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens won 44-13. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Ray Rice’s Two Game Suspension Is Stupid, Because All Suspensions Are Stupid [BLOG]

If the courts feel like Ray Rice should go to jail, he should.

97.1 The Ticket–07/24/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 17: Detroit Lions linebacker coach Bill Sheridan gives instructions to Kyle Van Noy #95 and Brett Pasche #48 during Rookie Minicamp on May 17, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Five Reasons The Lions Could Be Good In 2014 [BLOG]

Some people have been pretty down on the Lions this offseason.

97.1 The Ticket–07/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 15: American League All-Star Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers looks on during the Chevrolet Home Run Derby on July 15, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Five Most Boring Things In Sports

Halftime shows — need we say more?

CBS Detroit–07/15/2014

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Five Reasons We Should Get Off Justin Verlander’s Back

Think of Verlander in pinstripes. Think of him in a White Sox hat. Is that really what you want?

97.1 The Ticket–07/11/2014

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Immigration Protests Are Demonstrations Of Ignorance [OPINION]

It’s amazing that most of these protesters will admit that they have views that favor less government, yet it’s MORE government interference that is the prescription for this particular problem.

CBS Detroit–07/08/2014