State Sports Archive

Lions searching for offense

ALLEN PARK — There are plenty of things wrong with the Detroit Lions’ offense. Quarterback Matthew Stafford hasn’t played particularly well, the running game is inconsistent, protection problems are rampant up front, and the receivers are having a tough time getting open. But Lions coach Jim Caldwell said that there’s something else at work. “We […]

MSU comes up short against Blue Devils

INDIANAPOLIS – For a foregone conclusion, MSU versus Duke looked suspiciously like a basketball game. Yes, the young, fourth-ranked Blue Devils were better. They led all the way and prevailed, 81-71, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in the fourth annual Champions Classic on Tuesday. This did not look like a hopeless attempt, though, for the No. […]