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Recent articles by Marlowe:

Detroit Pistons Rewind: Game 7 suffocation of Nets a masterpiece epitomizing 2004 champs

Introducing Detroit Pistons rewind: In this edition, Pistons thrash New Jersey Nets in Game 7 of 2004 East semifinals → Read More

Tom Brady sinks incredible fairway shot in The Match vs. Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning

Tom Brady proved his golf acumen by holing out from the fairway vs. Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning in The Match II: Champions for Charity → Read More

Michigan State's Mel Tucker, Tom Izzo surprise grieving doctor who survived coronavirus

Michigan State coaches Mel Tucker and Tom Izzo surprised Henry Ford doctor Scott Kaatz on a video call → Read More

Isiah Thomas, 2 other Detroit Pistons stars make NBA all-time rank. See where they landed

ESPN ranked the 74 greatest NBA players ever and longtime Detroit Pistons' Isiah Thomas, Dennis Rodman and Bob Lanier made it → Read More

Michigan reports 24 more COVID-19 deaths as state total inches toward 5,000

Despite coronavirus cases and deaths trending downward, Michigan reported 24 new deaths and 773 new cases of COVID-19 Monday → Read More

It's 'Detroit Tigers classics' week on Fox Sports Detroit. Remember the great times

Fox Sports Detroit is continuing to show flashback games, and this week features the Detroit Tigers → Read More

Detroit Lions have one of the worst odds to win Super Bowl 55, and for good reason

Detroit Lions have one of the worst odds to win the NFL's Super Bowl 55 on Feb. 7 in Tampa, Florida → Read More

Feeling nostalgic? Watch the 'Goin' to Work' Pistons crush the Lakers on 2 straight nights

Billed as glitz and glamour vs. the 'Goin to Work' crew from Motown, Detroit Pistons were heavy underdogs vs. Los Angeles Lakers → Read More

Lions' Jashon Cornell nearly went to Michigan State because of mentor Curtis Blackwell

Jashon Cornell was four-star recruit and had Michigan State in final five, but ultimately chose Ohio State. Detroit Lions drafted him. → Read More

Detroit Lions pick Ohio State DL Jashon Cornell in Round 7 of 2020 NFL draft

Detroit Lions selected Jashon Cornell, a defensive lineman from Ohio State, with No. 235 overall pick in Round 7 of the 2020 NFL draft → Read More

Detroit Lions NFL draft picks 2020: Round-by-round selections

The Detroit Lions, along with the rest of NFL, are building up the roster with the 2020 NFL draft. → Read More

ESPN feature on Jeff Okudah and his late mom is a must-watch

Jeff Okudah went No. 3 overall to the Detroit Lions in Thursday's NFL draft, and his backstory is inspiring → Read More

Detroit Lions take WR Quintez Cephus in NFL draft with pick from Darius Slay trade

The Detroit Lions selected WR Quintez Cephus from Wisconsin at No. 166 overall in Round 5 of the 2020 NFL draft on Saturday. → Read More

Detroit Lions' Jeff Okudah has an athletic profile comparable to Jalen Ramsey

Ohio State CB Jeff Okudah is the newest Detroit Lions 1st-round pick, after being taken by GM Bob Quinn in Thursday's 2020 NFL draft → Read More

We looked at 50 NFL mock drafts on the Detroit Lions. Here's what we found

Unlike in past years, confidence is high when guessing who the Detroit Lions' first-round draft pick will be in 2020 NFL draft → Read More

Detroit Lions would win NFL draft if they trade for Jags' Yannick Ngakoue: Pros and cons

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Yannick Ngakoue wants to be traded. A marriage with the Detroit Lions makes some sense, but it's complicated. → Read More

2020 Michigan Sports Hall of Fame ballot packed with stars and nostalgia

Calvin Johnson, Chauncey Billups, Chris Webber among MSHOF finalists to be decided by fans in an online vote through April 30. → Read More

Michigan surpasses 10,000 coronavirus cases, with 417 deaths

Three weeks after Michigan's first confirmed case of the novel coronavirus, the state now has more than 10,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19. → Read More

NBA postpones draft lottery — biggest event on Detroit Pistons' calendar — and combine

The NBA on Friday postponed the draft lottery scheduled for May 19 and the draft combine scheduled for May 21-24 in Chicago. → Read More

Michigan coronavirus cases rise to 6,498, with 184 deaths

As of Monday, 52 more people have died due to complications from COVID-19 in Michigan, bringing the state's death toll to 184 → Read More