Down by 13 in the fourth quarter the Detroit Lions scored two late touchdowns to beat the New Orleans Saints 24-23 at Ford Field on Sunday. Corey Fuller caught the game winning touchdown on a five yard pass with 1:48 left in the game. The score came moments after the Lions Grover Quin had intercepted a Drew Brees pass. Golden Tate had 10 catches for 154 yards and scored on
The Detroit Red Wings swept a home-and-home with the Toronto Maple Leafs, when Henrik Zetterberg scored with 10 seconds left in overtime to give the Wings a 1-0 win at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday night. In his first start of the season Jonas Gustavsson made 30 saves for the shutout. Detroit plays in Montreal on Tuesday.
The Detroit Pistons had a huge 4th quarter to come from behind on Saturday night and win in pre-season action in Atlanta, 104-100 over the Hawks. Andre Drummond had 19 points and 17 rebounds, while Brandon Jenning scored 16 points with 11 assists. The Pistons close out the pre-season at home on Thursday against Philadelphia.
No. 8 Michigan State shook off a slow start and beat Indiana on Saturday 56-17 in college football action. Connor Cook passed for 332 yards and three touchdowns for MSU. Tony Lippett had 123 yards recieving. The Spartans running game also got in the act as Nick Hill had 178 yards and a touchdown, and Jeremy Langford scored three times on 109 yards rushing. State is home to