Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was fined $31,500 by the National Football League for a hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden during the Lions’ 31-17 victory four days ago, the Detroit Free Press said.
Jack Kevorkian , the defiant physician known as Dr. Death who was hailed as a compassionate visionary for igniting a national debate on assisted suicide and reviled as a ghoulish publicity hound, has died. He was 83.
Former Detroit Lions defensive tackle Alex Karras has been given days to live after suffering kidney failure within the past two weeks, the Detroit Free Press reported, citing a friend of the Karras family.
When the news broke that if Detroit goes into bankruptcy the city might cover some of its $15 billion debt by selling Detroit Institute of Arts treasures, the reaction was predictable and the language harsh.