DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions runs in the third quarter while playing the Miami Dolphins at Ford Field on November 09 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Playing ‘Invisible Football’ As A Kid Spurred Golden Tate To Develop His Signature Shiftiness

Tate said the development of his signature shiftiness started when he was a kid playing a version of the game with older friends.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2015

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 26: Tony Romo, quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys takes in the action between the Houston Rockets against the Dallas Mavericks during Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on April 26, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Romo-Led Fantasy Event In Vegas Called Off As NFL Balks

A fantasy football-themed event in Las Vegas headlined by Tony Romo was called off after the NFL reiterated a policy banning appearances associated with casinos.



Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: June 1st-June 5th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.


ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Jeremy Ross #12 of the Detroit Lions runs with the ball during a NFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Jeremy Ross Wants To Keep Job As Return Man, Not Daunted By Competition

Ross knows the return job might go to someone else this season, but he will definitely aim to keep it.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Ezekiel Ansah #94 of the Detroit Lions celebrates as Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys is near during the second half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Ansah Aiming For Greatness

“I don’t put numbers on what I’m trying to accomplish,” defensive end Ziggy Ansah said Thursday. “I’m just trying to be the greatest.”

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford prepares to launch a pass as the team goes through drills during an OTA practice. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Stafford Says Youth Of Offensive Line Could Be Biggest Challenge For Him This Season

“It’s going to be a fun one, but we’re going to have some young guys up front,” Matthew Stafford said after Thursday’s practice.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015

NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski chats with Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell in front of the Quicken Loans 400 pace car at Lions practice. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Brad Keselowski Gives Golden Tate Extra Incentive To Win Super Bowl

Tate already has one Super Bowl ring, and if he ends up with another one, he might receive another pricey prize to boot.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015

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Yahoo To Exclusively Stream Bills-Jaguars London Game Online

Football fans will be able to watch a regular season NFL game online for free for the first time on Oct. 25 on Yahoo.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2015

GAINESVILLE, FL - APRIL 10:  Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin of the Florida Gators during the Orange & Blue game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on April 10, 2010 in Gainesville, Florida.  (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Teryl Austin Pleased With Development Of Young Defensive Linemen

For the Detroit Lions, contributions from young defensive linemen will be more important than ever in 2015,

CBS Detroit–06/01/2015

ORCHARD PARK, NY - AUGUST 28:   Kellen Moore #17 of the Detroit Lions throws during the first half of a preseason game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Kellen Moore Downplays Significance Of Him Taking Some Second-Team Reps In OTAs

Moore declined to speculate Wednesday on what exactly it means that he has gotten to take some second-team reps.

CBS Detroit–05/29/2015