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Michigan State University via YouTube
Michigan State University via YouTube
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Invention that Could Help Coaches Know when a Player has a Concussion

This video from MSU shows a simple band that players of any sport can wrap around their head at the start of a game. When they take a hard hit, all a coach has to do is pull out the band. Reading the results is as simple as a pregnancy test.

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Red Wing Players Get Two Minutes For The Cutest Photobomb Ever

I guess the NHL preseason isn't as hard core as it used to be. At least not for a couple of Detroit Red Wings players who dialed it back a notch so that even the penalty box was a little lighter. 

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Brutal Hit That KO’d Western Michigan Receiver Was Apparently Legal [Video]

The Central Michigan-Western Michigan rivalry is like many other college football rivalries: it isn't for the meek.

In this Saturday's Battle for the Victory Cannon, Carrington Thompson, wide receiver for Western Michigan, went over the middle to catch a pass from Zach Terrell when he was leveled by a Chippewa defensive back.

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Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres
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Oh My! Michigan’s Dick Enberg Ends An Illustrious Career [Video]

Buried behind the headlines honoring L.A. Dodgers broadcasting legend Vin Scully's final game was the fact that Michigan native and CMU grad Dick Enberg also called his last game. I had the honor of sharing a broadcast booth with him once, and he was the nicest guy to a young, probably terrible, broadcaster.

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Western Michigan v Illinois
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Western Michigan Football Is Nationally Ranked For The First Time In The School’s History

After Saturday's victory against the Central Michigan Chippewas, the Western Michigan Broncos are nationally ranked for the first time in the school's history...

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Wisconsin v Michigan State
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Michigan State Coach Mark Dantonio Seems To Disappear In Weird Viral Video

I'm pretty sure there were times during Michigan State's mistake-filled 30-6 loss to Wisconsin on Saturday that head coach Mark Dantonio wanted to disappear. And now, thanks to an alert TV viewer, he does in this hard to explain viral video making the rounds.

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Arnold Palmer
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Golfing Great Arnold Palmer Dead at 87

Golf lost one of its most iconic figures when Arnold Palmer passed away Sunday at the age of 87.

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Detroit Red Wings v New Jersey Devils
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Griffin Fans Excited Dan Cleary is Signed and the new Season Opens October 14

There's good news and excitement in Hockey Town - West this weekend. The Grand Rapids Griffins on Friday signed veteran forward Dan Cleary to a one-year contract.

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Eli Mollineaux
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Dying Teen Scores Touchdown for High School Team

Touchdowns should not make you cry.

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Robby Heil
Fox 8
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Boy With Down Syndrome Scores Touchdown for Mom With Terminal Cancer

It's hard to find a story that will make you feel quite like this one will.

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Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl - Michigan v Florida
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Colorado Trolls Michigan With Ludicrous Fake Line Up

Here’s something you may not know about Michigan Wolverines' football coach Jim Harbaugh - one of his coaching strategies is the fact that nowhere in his khaki pockets will you find a depth chart on game day (as he never releases one before a game).

And knowing that, the Colorado Buffaloes decided to have a little fun at the expense of their Michigan opponent this week.

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Hawaii v Michigan
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Derek Jeter Comes Home To Kalamazoo [Photos]

Former New York Yankee shortstop and future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter returned to his old neighborhood in Kalamazoo and reflected upon his roots.

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