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Michigan Releases Terms Of Dave Brandon’s Buyout

detroit.cbslocal.com — CBS DETROIT - Michigan announced the terms of its buyout of athletic director Dave Brandon, who resigned from his position Friday amid another season of bad football and several public relations debacles. Per the settlement agreement, Brandon will be paid $3 million over the next four years - $700,000 through June 2015, $950,000 through June 2016, $750,000 through June 2017 and $600,000 through June 2018.

Report: U-M’s Dave Brandon To Step Down

detroit.cbslocal.com — ANN ARBOR (CBS Detroit) Embattled Athletic Director David Brandon is expected to announce Friday he's stepping down from his post at the University of Michigan, according to ESPN. Dave Brandon is resigning as Michigan's AD, source told @ESPN.

AD’s Resignation Relieves Pressure, Sets UM On Road To Harbaugh " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... By Ashley Dunkak @AshleyDunkak CBS DETROIT - By accepting the resignation of athletic director Dave Brandon this week, Michigan relieved the pressure. The toxicity around the program had reached a terminal level.
Oct 31, 2014

Dave Brandon’s resignation relieves pressure on program, sets #Michigan on road to Jim Harbaugh. detroit.cbslocal.com/2014/10/31/opi…

Tigers Exercise Option On Joakim Soria; Dirks Claimed By Blue Jays

detroit.cbslocal.com — DETROIT - The Detroit Tigers today announced the club has exercised its option for the 2015 season on righthanded pitcher Joakim Soria. The Tigers extended one-year qualifying offers to righthanded pitcher Max Scherzer and designated hitter Victor Martinez. Detroit has outrighted the contracts of righthanded pitcher Evan Reed and infielder/outfielder Don Kelly to Triple A Toledo.

Mike Valenti On MI After Dave Brandon: Jim Harbaugh Is The Only Unifying Choice

detroit.cbslocal.com — ANN ARBOR (CBS Detroit) They started the show with funeral music. And from there, 97.1 The Ticket's Mike Valenti and Terry Foster played some of their favorite Dave Brandon verbal "hits" before moving on to the "Celebration" song. It was the day beleaguered University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon resigned at a 1:30 p.m.

VIDEO: Acura TLX Test Drive

detroit.cbslocal.com — Latest Watch + Listen Jeff Gilbert Automotive reporter for WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Radio News.... Read More WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert takes a test drive in Acura's new entry level luxury car, the TLX. Connect with Jeff Gilbert Email: jdgilbert@cbs.com Facebook: facebook.com/carchronicles Twitter:@jefferygilbert http://www.cbsdetroit.com/carchronicles blog comments powered by

Caputo: 3 Best Things About The Red Wings After 9 Games

detroit.cbslocal.com — i) Pat Caputo Outspoken, opinionated and definitely not afraid to say what he... Read More Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up By: Pat Caputo @patcaputo98 1. The Red Wings are playing very well defensively and their goaltending has been solid.

How To Host The Perfect “Friendsgiving”

detroit.cbslocal.com — October 31, 2014 7:00 AM Thanksgiving is typically a time for family to get together around the dining room table and give thanks. But the fourth Thursday in November doesn't have to be your only turkey feast, or even with your family. That's because your friends can be like family, too.

‘I’m Not Worried’ " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... Lions Central CBS DETROIT - Since suffering an injury Oct. 5 against the Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush has struggled to return to full strength, missing two games and playing sparingly in the only game he has played since the injury.
Oct 31, 2014

How will #Lions divide playing time between Bush & Riddick? Bush said whatever the team decides is fine w/ him. detroit.cbslocal.com/2014/10/30/bus…

Celebratory ‘Day Of The Dead Bread’ Baking In Detroit’s Mexicantown

detroit.cbslocal.com — Marie Osborne Marie Osborne is an Anchor and Reporter for WWJ Newsradio 950. She... DETROIT (WWJ) - While some in metro Detroit are busying picking costumes and carving pumpkins, in Mexicantown they are prepping for el Dia de los Muertos or the "Day of the Dead."
Oct 31, 2014

In Detroit's "Mexicantown they are prepping for el Dia de los Muertos or the Day of the Dead.” detroit.cbslocal.com/2014/10/30/cel… pic.twitter.com/Yp9NanEo8n

With Few Upperclassmen On Team, Sophomores Embrace Chances To Lead " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... ANN ARBOR (CBS DETROIT) - Michigan head coach John Beilein did not plan it out this way. Thanks in part to numerous would-be upperclassmen leaving early for the NBA the last couple of seasons, freshmen and sophomores comprise 80 percent of the Wolverines' 2014-2015 roster.
Oct 31, 2014

With only two juniors and one senior on the 2014-2015 roster for #Michigan, sophomores embracing chances to lead. detroit.cbslocal.com/2014/10/30/wit…

Kenneth Faried On Josh Smith: ‘He Shot Them Out Of The Game’

detroit.cbslocal.com — Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc I believe in three facts about the world around us: the Earth is round, water is wet and Josh Smith shoots way too many jump shots.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @LeadsCase: Kenneth Faried On Josh Smith: ‘He Shot Them Out Of The Game’: By: Evan Jankens@kingofthekc I believe in three ... cbsloc.al/1vlnhsF

Michael Jordan On Playing Golf With POTUS, ‘ He’s A Hack, It Would Be All Day Playing With Him.’ " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Sports Fan Insider Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates. Sign Up By: Evan Jankens @kingofthekc Earlier this week, Michael Jordan took over the Charlotte Hornets Twitter account. It appears on Thursday Michael Jordan is trying to take over the internet.

6-Year-Old Boy Shot On Detroit’s East Side, Police Questioning Parents

detroit.cbslocal.com — Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are investigating after a 6-year-old boy showed up at a hospital on the city's east side with a gunshot wound. Police say the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m.
Oct 30, 2014

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Oct 30, 2014

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Halloween " CBS Detroit

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Hoke Says UM Will Know More On Peppers Soon, Not Worried About Him Transferring " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... CBS DETROIT - Michigan head coach Brady Hoke hinted Thursday that a decision will be made soon on whether freshman defensive back Jabrill Peppers will redshirt this season. Peppers, expected to be a starter, suffered two injuries this year and has played in only three of eight games.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @971theticketxyt: Hoke Says Michigan Will Know More On Peppers Soon, Not Worried About Him Transferring detroit.cbslocal.com/2014/10/30/hok… #Michigan #Hoke #Peppers

Hoke Says Whether Or Not Peppers Redshirts Will Be Group Decision " CBS Detroit

detroit.cbslocal.com — Ashley Dunkak Ashley writes feature stories and news articles about the Lions,... CBS DETROIT - Expected to start as a true freshman, Michigan defensive back Jabrill Peppers has only played in three of eight games for the Wolverines this season, and Michigan head coach Brady Hoke announced Monday that Peppers will not dress for Saturday's game against Indiana.

VIDEO: Auto Sales Expected To Show Slow Growth in 2015

detroit.cbslocal.com — Jeff Gilbert Automotive reporter for WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Radio News.... BIRMINGHAM, MI (WWJ) The steady growth we've seen in car sales this year is expected to continue into next year, but not quite at the same pace.
Oct 29, 2014

Auto Sales Expected To Show Slow Growth in 2015 « CBS Detroit cbsloc.al/1rACDYa (with video) @wwj950

Fiat Chrysler Spins Off Ferrari Brand

detroit.cbslocal.com — Jeff Gilbert Automotive reporter for WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBS Radio News.... LONDON - (WWJ) As Fiat Chrysler Automobiles seeks to raise money to fund its growth plans, the company's board of directors has decided the high end Ferrari brand was expendable, and will spin it off into its own company.