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