Will the MAC’s decision to cancel season impact the power-five?

August 9th, 2020 in Uncategorized By Bob Heyrman

The Mid-American Conference (MAC) recently canceled its 2020 football season due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Will the other conferences follow? I can’t help but wonder if this is the start of what is to come regarding the 2020 college football […]

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The NFL needs to implement a better return to play plan

August 8th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

The NFL season appears to be doomed before it even begins. It seems as though NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is paying no attention to the other professional leagues that have returned to play.  The National Football League was a league […]

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Detroit Lions: Geronimo Allison’s opt-out decision clears way for others

August 3rd, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Veteran receiver Geronimo Allison opting out of the 2020 season clears the way for a young pass-catcher to earn a spot with the Detroit Lions. Recently Geronimo Allison, a free agent wide receiver, the Detroit Lions signed this offseason to […]

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Detroit Tigers: Matthew Boyd’s early season woes are very concerning

August 3rd, 2020 in Tigers By Bob Heyrman

Matthew Boyd’s early-season struggles are becoming problematic for the Detroit Tigers. Entering the 2020 season, Matthew Boyd was deemed to be the ace of the Detroit Tigers staff.  His first two starts for the Tigers have been atrocious, leaving fans […]

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Red Wings: Detroit needs to pursue Taylor Hall in free agency

August 3rd, 2020 in Red Wings By Bob Heyrman

The Detroit Red Wings need to target forward Taylor Hall in free agency this offseason if the Arizona Coyotes are unable to reward him with a contract extension. Taylor Hall is in the final year of his seven-year, $42-million contract […]

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Detroit Tigers: Look for Matthew Boyd to bounce back in his second start

July 29th, 2020 in Tigers By Bob Heyrman

Matthew Boyd will take the bump tonight for the Detroit Tigers looking to avenge his first start of the season in Cincinnati. It wasn’t the start the Detroit Tigers had hoped from their ace to open the season.  Matthew Boyd […]

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Detroit Lions: Is the cornerback position now a strength of the defense?

July 29th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

After signing Desmond Trufant and using the third overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft to select Jeff Okudah, is the cornerback position now a strength despite trading away All-Pro Darius Slay? The Detroit Lions traded away disgruntled All-Pro corner […]

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Detroit Lions: A retooled rushing attack the key to 2020 success

July 27th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

The Detroit Lions elected to use three premium draft picks in the 2020 NFL draft on a running back, and a pair of guards as they look to boost their rushing attack.  How will these rookies impact the Lions offense? […]

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Detroit Tigers: C.J. Cron quickly becoming Al Avila’s top free agent signing

July 26th, 2020 in Tigers By Bob Heyrman

The Detroit Tigers started the regular season by taking two out of three from the Cincinnati Reds on the road behind a spectacular opening series from C.J. Cron.  Cron is quickly becoming Al Avila’s best signing since becoming the general […]

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Detroit Red Wings: Frans Nielsen proving to be another atrocious signing

July 25th, 2020 in Red Wings By Bob Heyrman

When the Detroit Red Wings signed forward Frans Nielsen, it seemed like a perfect signing.  Unfortunately, it’s been one of the worst free-agent signings in recent memory. The Detroit Red Wings had a glaring need entering the summer of 2016.  […]

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