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Football Player From Lansing Accused Of Rape At Missouri College

A football player from Lansing is facing charges for allegedly raping a woman on a college campus in the northeast Missouri town of Canton.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 25:  Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio watches the action from the sidelines during the fourth quarter of the game against the Michigan Wolverines at Spartan Stadium on October 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 35-11.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan State Can’t Afford A Let Down In Maryland

Last week’s 49-37 defeat essentially dropped the Spartans (7-2, 4-1 Big Ten) out of the college playoff picture, now it’s up to coach Mark Dantonio to make sure one loss doesn’t lead to another.

97.1 The Ticket–11/14/2014

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LeBron James Won’t Let His Sons Play Football

It just seems odd for a person who tells tales about growing up without much except sports — including football — to not allow his own sons to play.

97.1 The Ticket–11/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks to throw a first quarter pass against the Miami Dolphins at Ford Field on November 09, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Lions Complete Third-Straight Fourth Quarter Comeback, Beat Dolphins, 20-16

Matt Stafford drove the Lions down the field and threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to give Detroit a 20-16 win and a 7-2 record.

97.1 The Ticket–11/09/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 15:  Larry Warford #75 of the Detroit Lions stands on the sideline during their game against the Oakland Raiders during their preseason game at O.co Coliseum on August 15, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Warford Leaves Game Vs. Dolphins With Knee Injury

The 6-foot-3 Warford has started every game of his career since the Lions picked him in the third round of the 2013 draft.

97.1 The Ticket–11/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Sam Shields #37 of the Green Bay Packers in the third quarter at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Active For Lions Against Miami

Calvin Johnson is active for the Detroit Lions, who will welcome their star receiver back Sunday against Miami after he missed a month with an ankle injury.

CBS Detroit–11/09/2014

EVANSTON IL - NOVEMBER 08: De'Veon Smith #4 of the Michigan Wolverines runs against the Northwestern Wildcats during the second half on November 8, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. The Michigan Wolverines defeated the Northwestern Wildcats 10-9.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Michigan Hangs On For Ugly 10-9 Win Over Northwestern

De’Veon Smith ran for a career-high 121 yards and a touchdown, and Michigan beat Northwestern after the Wildcats’ Trevor Siemian slipped attempting a two-point conversion at the end of the game.

97.1 The Ticket–11/09/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 8: Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes rushes for a 17-yard touchdown ahead of Trae Waynes #15 of the Michigan State Spartans in the fourth quarter of the game at Spartan Stadium on November 8, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Michigan State’s Playoff Dreams Crumble Vs. Ohio State

With one overwhelming offensive display, the Buckeyes (8-1, 5-0) re-established themselves as the Big Ten’s dominant team under coach Urban Meyer.

97.1 The Ticket–11/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the game against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions, Dolphins Put Top Defenses On Display

Both teams are in position to make a run at the playoffs — but they each face a decent amount of skepticism heading into Sunday’s matchup at Ford Field.

97.1 The Ticket–11/09/2014

EVANSTON, IL - NOVEMBER 16: Devin Gardner #98 of the Michigan Wolverines outruns Deonte Gibson #98 of the Northwestern Wildcats during play in overtime at Ryan Field on November 16, 2013 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Michigan, Northwestern Both Trying To Salvage Seasons

The Wolverines (4-5, 2-3 Big Ten) must win two of their final three games to stay in the running, and with a trip to Ohio State still looming, they can’t afford a letdown.

97.1 The Ticket–11/07/2014

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