ALLEN PARK (AP) — The Detroit Lions announced the signing of Adrian Peterson on Monday.
The 35-year-old running back comes to Detroit after being released by Washington. He has rushed for 14,216 yards in 13 seasons, mostly with the Minnesota Vikings.
Peterson is 1,053 yards behind Lions ...
By BRIAN HALL
MINNEAPOLIS — Marwin Gonzalez singled home Willians Astudillo in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins rallied to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 and sweep Friday’s doubleheader.
Astudillo started on second base with the eighth inning considered an extra ...
GRAND RAPIDS (AP) — Greg Montgomery, the All-Pro punter who spent nine years in the NFL with Houston, Detroit and Baltimore, has died. He was 55.
Montgomery died Aug. 23, according to an obituary posted by Metcalf & Jonkhoff Funeral Service in Grand Rapids.
He was an All-Pro in 1993 for ...
By NOAH TRISTER
AP Sports Writer
DETROIT — Taylor Decker has his big new contract with the Detroit Lions. His goals extend well beyond that, though.
“I feel like I’ve got a lot of good football ahead of me,” Decker said Wednesday. “One thing that I told my parents last night was, ...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Keston Hiura and Jace Peterson homered as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied to beat Detroit 8-5 on Wednesday, snapping the Tigers’ six-game winning streak.
Eric Sogard's sacrifice fly off Joe Jimenez (1-2) scored Justin Smoak with the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the ...
By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.
AP Pro Football Writer
NEW YORK — The heat is on — and the games haven’t even kicked off yet.
That’s life in the NFL for some coaches who enter the regular season knowing they need to guide their squads through what will be a most unusual regular season, and at ...
By LARRY LAGE
AP Sports Writer
ALLEN PARK — The Detroit Lions are entering their fifth — and perhaps final — season of trying to build a winning organization with former New England executives, coaches and players.
Lions ownership retained general manager Bob Quinn and coach Matt ...
By MARK LONG AP Pro Football Writer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have waived running back Leonard Fournette, a stunning decision that gets the team closer to purging Tom Coughlin's tenure.
The team spent months trying to trade the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NFL ...
By GARY B. GRAVES AP Sports Writer
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The fastest two minutes in sports will also be the quietest in Kentucky Derby history.
Churchill Downs scraped plans earlier this month for 23,000 physically distanced, masked fans to attend Saturday's rescheduled Tripled Crown race ...
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
The Padres, Cubs and Braves were among the clubs that added players in a burst of deals a day before Monday's trade deadline. San Diego added first baseman Mitch Moreland from Boston, Chicago picked up slugger Jose ...