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WMU Now Has A Scented Candle To Celebrate Its Undefeated Season

After WMU's stellar year on the football field there was really only one more thing they needed - their own scented candle.

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CBS Trolls Detroit Lions During their 1991 Playoff Game Crediting Catch to ‘Guy in Stands’

The last playoff win for the Detroit Lions occurred back in 1991, a Divisional round win over the Dallas Cowboys. The game was recently loaded to the NFL's YouTube channel. CBS had a little fun at the Lions expense near the end of the game.

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How the World has Changed Since the Last Detroit Lions Playoff Win

The Detroit Lions are playing with confidence, finding ways to win and own first place in the NFC North. Yes, the Detroit Lions.

The Lions still have work to do to get to the playoffs, but the opportunity is there.

Here's a look at how the world has changed since the last time the Lions won a playoff game.

It's been a while.

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Wild Card Playoffs - Detroit Lions v Dallas Cowboys
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Wanna Go To The Cotton Bowl? Tickets Are Dirt Cheap!

I consider this another win in Western Michigan's Cinderella season.

Not only did they go undefeated and get a major bowl bid, but because they're a lesser known team, the bottom of the Cotton Bowl ticket resale market has fallen out.

Anytime StubHub takes it in the shorts is okay by me.

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Michigan Strong: Four Teams From Michigan Get Bowl Bids, And Ferris Heads To The D2 Semi-Finals

In addition to Western defying the odds and getting a major bowl bid, three other teams from Michigan are going bowling this New Year's, and then there's Ferris State's snippy Bulldogs, still kicking in the Division II playoffs.

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MAC Championship - Western Michigan v Ohio
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Western Michigan Gets To ‘Row The Boat’ To The Cotton Bowl [Video]

The Western Michigan Broncos, led by fiery coach P.J. Fleck, completed an undefeated season with a 29-23 win over Ohio University in the Mid American championship Saturday.

Yesterday, they were rewarded by becoming only the second Mid American Conference team to ever earn a berth in a major bowl game, getting a Cotton Bowl bid.

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MAC Championship - Western Michigan v Ohio
The Western Michigan Broncos hold up the Mid-American Conference title at Ford Field (Gregory Shamus - Getty Images)
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Western Michigan Broncos Hold Off Ohio For MAC Title

The Western Michigan Broncos earn their first Mid-American Conference title since 1988 and stay undefeated in the process.

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Toledo v Western Michigan
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WMU Fans Wonder: ‘Why Does College Football Bowl Selection Have To Be So Complicated?’

Western Michigan could be 13-0 after this weekend's MAC championship game and Navy could be 10-2 if they win the AAC. Both are in contention to go to the Cotton Bowl.

So why not just have them play each other in the Cotton Bowl and settle the issue on the field?

Because College Football has made itself WAY too complex.

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Michigan v Ohio State
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Michigan Falls Down, Western Moves Up In Latest College Football Playoff Rankings

The dust has finally settled from this weekend’s incredible game between the Buckeyes and Wolverines.

That dust would mostly be Michigan who find themselves settling into the number five slot of the College Football playoff—after losing the double overtime thriller to the Buckeyes 30-27.

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Tecmo Bowl Offers New View of Michigan/Ohio State Football Game

If you are bitterly disappointed in the ending of this year's Michigan/Ohio State game, this Tecmo Bowl version of the game offers you another opportunity to overthink what could have and should have been.

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You Could Win Super Bowl Tickets for LIFE if You Find the Gold Bud Light Can

Your ticket to EVERY Super Bowl, for the rest of your life, can be found in a golden can.

 

Find a Gold Can, upload a photo with #SBTIX4LIFE #SWEEPS, and you could win Super Bowl tickets for life. htt...

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Pittsburgh Steelers v Baltimore Ravens
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Former GVSU Star Matt Judon Thinks ‘Madden NFL 17′ Shortchanged His Abilities

Matt Judon was a star defensive end at Grand Valley State University. In 2015, he led the nation with 20 sacks before getting drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round.

Judon is part of the Madden NFL 17 video game, but some of his attributes seem a little off.

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