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Hard work on the football field is starting to pay off for some Detroit high school juniors and seniors. On Thursday, Dec. 14​, nine ​outstanding high school football players were awarded with​ engraved​ football helmets, and varsity jackets​​​​ ​at the 2017 Detroit Public School League (PSL) Football Honors. Held at ​the ​UAW Ford National ​Programs…

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If at first you don’t succeed, try and try again. That was certainly the case for the Adamo Group, the demolition contractor that was hired to implode the Pontiac Silverdome on Sunday, Dec. 3. And they proved the old adage to be true, as they tried for a second time to implode the Silverdome, and…

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Ty Mopkins is a life-long Detroiter who always had an eye for apparel. The west-side native grew up in the ’80s and early ’90s when fashion brands such as Adidas, FILA, and Karl Kani were the dominant clothing brands of choice for men and women. A student of “common sense,” Mopkins took his ideas and…

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Detroit Lions’ legend Lomas Brown was honored with the Outstanding Service Award by the Detroit NFL Alumni Association. Brown was awarded the honor in recognition of his work in the community as a part of the Detroit NFL Alumni Association along with current Lions safety, Don Carey. Known as one of the most prominent offensive tackles…

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  On April 25 at Ford Field in the heart of downtown Detroit, the NFL Alumni Detroit Chapter along with Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah presented six athletic scholarships to high school students who live in Wayne County, Michigan, for golf, track, baseball, basketball, volleyball, and football. While believing in students furthering their education…

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The NFL hit the midway mark of the regular season this week as week eight kicked into gear on Thursday night when the Carolina Panthers beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-13. From statement victories to last second scores, sideline outbursts, and tiptoe turnovers, week eight saw teams separating themselves from the rest of the pack…

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Former NFL player Reginald “Reggie” O’Keith Rogers, 49, was found dead on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Seattle. A neighbor reported to the  media that she overheard medics at the scene say he may have died of a heart attack. The former Washington Huskies All-American defensive lineman played four seasons in the National Football League…

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