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Last-second field goal dooms Lions in Thanksgiving loss to Buffalo

The Detroit Lions battled hard against the Super Bowl-contending Buffalo Bills in the annual Thanksgiving Day game at Ford Field, but ultimately, the Bills were able to boot the eventual game-winning field goal with a few seconds left on the clock to prevail on the road by three points. The 4-7 Lions saw their three-game…MORE

Lions Aidan Hutchinson named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Detroit Lions rookie and former Michigan Wolverine Aidan Hutchinson has been named by the National Football League (NFL) as the Defensive Player of the Week following his performance during last Sunday’s 31-18 road victory over the New York Giants. During his rookie campaign this season, Hutchinson has totaled 31 tackles (20 solo), 5.5 sacks, 2…MORE

The Men’s Final Four to be played at Ford Field in Detroit in 2027

For the first time since 2009 and just the second time in history of the event, the Men’s College Basketball Final Four will be heading to Ford Field in downtown Detroit in 2027. Back in 2009, the Final Four featured Michigan State, Connecticut, Villanova, and North Carolina with the Tar Heels beating the Spartans in…MORE

GVSU Head Football Coach Matt Mitchell talks playoffs following a first-round bye

Grand Valley State Head Football Coach Matt Mitchell joined the LAV Morning Show with Travis Gibbs and Michelle McKormick to discuss how the #1-ranked Lakers handled their Bye Week during the first-round of the playoffs and previewed their upcoming playoff opener this Saturday afternoon at 1 pm against the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats inside Lubbers…MORE

GVSU collects numerous GLIAC football postseason awards

The #1-ranked, GLIAC Champion, and unbeaten Grand Valley State Football team is well represented in this season’s GLIAC postseason awards. Here’s a rundown of which Lakers captured conference individual honors: In addition, here’s who landed on the All-GLIAC Teams on offense and defense: Lastly, a full break down of all the players that landed GLIAC…MORE