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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 16: Chris Borland #50 of the San Francisco 49ers celebrates after a tackle against the New York Giants in the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium on November 16, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sports Stories From Outside Of The Bracket Bubble

Here’s what you missed from the rest of the sports world while you were knee-deep in busted brackets.

03/21/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: Tom Brady #12, team owner Robert Kraft, and head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots celebrate with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 to win Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Four Oscar-Worthy Performances In The World Of Sports

With the Academy Awards around the corner, here’s a look at which sports personalities would win which awards this Sunday.

02/18/2015

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Rivalry Strengthens As Detroit Titans Take On Oakland Grizzlies

It’s a burgeoning rivalry in the Metro Detroit area and the Horizon league that’s hot enough to melt any ice in this frigid weather.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2015

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Top 5 Most Devastating Detroit Sports Letdowns

It’s the tough part of why we love sports so much.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2015

BOSTON, MA - MAY 01:  P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens celebrates his game-winning power play goal in the second overtime period against the Boston Bruins in Game One of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 1, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Most Clicked On Sports Stories In 2014 For 97.1 The Ticket

Sports stories go viral for any number of reasons, and the most popular ones on CBS Detroit in 2014 ran the gamut from serious to sad to comical.

CBS Detroit–12/25/2014

The Detroit Tigers players and coaches return to Comerica Park on Saturday, January 24 to take part in the 20th annual TigerFest. (credit: Wes Pytlowany)

Tickets For Detroit’s 20th Annual TigerFest Go On Sale TODAY

Have you ever wanted to walk through the Tigers clubhouse at Comerica Park, or sit on the bench in the Tigers dugout?

97.1 The Ticket–12/12/2014

Ersan Ilyasova #7 of the Milwaukee Bucks goes to the basket against the Detroit Pistons on November 28, 2014 at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bucks Hand Pistons Seventh Straight Loss, 104-88

Milwaukee had a 69-13 edge in bench scoring, including 13 of 22 3-point shooting while Detroit’s reserves went 1 for 10.

97.1 The Ticket–11/29/2014

Stephen Weiss #90 of the Detroit Red Wings skates against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on October 17, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Weiss Scores 2 Goals, Red Wings Beat Senators 4-3

Jimmy Howard made 23 saves for his ninth win.

97.1 The Ticket–11/25/2014

D.J. Augustin #14 of the Detroit Pistons goes to the basket against the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center on October 29, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Open With 89-79 Win Over Pistons

The Nuggets opened the season with a victory over Detroit, spoiling Stan Van Gundy’s first game at the Pistons’ coach on Wednesday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014

A helmet for the Detroit Lions sits on the sidelines during the second half of a preseason game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York.  (Photo by Michael Adamucci/Getty Images)

Bills Going With New Quarterback Against Lions

Here are some things to watch when the Lions host Buffalo.

97.1 The Ticket–10/04/2014

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