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Sports Cards Found in Abandoned Detroit Building Estimated at $1 Million

In an extreme case of Storage Wars, two "urban explorers" hit the jackpot when they found millions of trading cards in an abandoned warehouse in Detroit. The Daily Mail reports that the majority of the cards are in mint condition and from the 1980s and '90s. There are pallets of sealed boxes containing Topps cards and…

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Western Michigan Football Player Surprised With Onside Scholarship

With all of the negative coverage that football has been receiving, this is a refreshing story about Western Michigan player Trevor Sweeney receiving his scholarship in a unique way. As CBS Sports shares, the Broncos coaches attached a scholarship offer to the practice ball with rubber bands. The plan was to target the on-side kick…

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Former Lions QB Erik Kramer Shoots Himself in Apparent Suicide Attempt

Former NFL player Erik Kramer is recovering from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after a failed suicide attempt. NBC reports that Kramer, 50, was found by police at a hotel in Calabasas, Calif. with a non life-threatening gunshot wound Tuesday night. Kramer's ex-wife, Marshawn Kramer, believes brain injuries suffered during his NFL career is what led…

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Yankees Pitcher Bryan Mitchell Leaves Game After Getting Hit By Line Drive

Yankees pitcher Bryan Mitchell experienced a scary moment when he was struck in the face by a line drive. As Deadspin shares, Mitchell pitched for the Yankees against the Twins Monday night. Usually a reliever, he started the game to give the starting rotation some rest. Eduardo Núñez hit a line drive that made contact with…

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Loose Tiger Was Strolling Through Detroit's Packard Plant

There are a lot of surprises to be found at the abandoned Packard Plant in Detroit, a ruin porn-favorite. Add a loose tiger on the list. MLive reports that Detroiter Andy Didorosi and a friend encountered the tiger at the plant Monday morning. The big-ass cat wasn't pleased that it was being bothered. Apparently the…

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Steelers' James Harrison Returns Kids' Participation Trophy

No one gets an "I Tried" trophy in James Harrison's house. The Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker returned his children's athletic trophies they received for just participating. As ESPN shares, Harrison posted a photo of the hardware on Instagram explaining his decision. I came home to find out that my boys received two trophies for nothing, participation…

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San Francisco Giants Recreate 'Full House' Opening Theme

The San Francisco Giants will celebrate Full House and its return to television with "Full Clubhouse Night" on September 30. The team is doing an excellent job of promoting it with their recreation of the hit sitcom's opening theme. As the Big Lead notes, Giants players Brandon Crawford, Matt Duffy, Jeremy Affeldt, Hunter Pence, Javier Lopez, Joe…

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Michigan Football's Facebook Page Was Hacked

Update: After regaining control of their Facebook page, it seems Michigan Football's account was hacked again. More sexually explicit links were posted shortly before noon today. Original story below. Someone with too much time on their hands hacked the University of Michigan's Facebook page for their football program. The team's Facebook page mysteriously posted non-football…