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NFL recap and predictions for the weekend ahead

Fat Guy Corner

How about the Fat Guy going 5-0 in playoff football predictions? I ask, where in the heck was that all season long? I want to give a brief summary of all five games before we get into the four games coming up this weekend. Let’s start with game one: Cincinnati and Vegas. The football game came down to the wire […]

Grand Blanc wins Greater Genesee County swim championships

FENTON — The Grand Blanc boys swim and dive team won the Greater Genesee County Championships that ran Thursday-Saturday at Fenton. Grand Blanc earned 478 points and host Fenton was second with 334. Flint Powers was third with 248. Davison was fourth with 209 points, Swartz Creek fifth with 180, Brandon sixth with 161, Corunna seventh with 158, Owosso eighth […]

Grand Blanc’s Hubbs named Division 1 Baseball Coach of the Year



GRAND BLANC — Grand Blanc varsity baseball coach Kevin Hubbs has received Coach of the Year honors for helping to lead his program to new heights in 2021. Hubbs, who led Grand Blanc to its first state championship in baseball in school history last summer, was named Division 1 Overall Coach of the Year by the Michigan High School Baseball […]

Andrews looks back on career as Raiders volleyball coach



FLUSHING — For 25 years, Coach Shawn Andrews was a mainstay of the Flushing varsity volleyball program, leading the Raiders to numerous district titles and deep postseason runs. With the 2021 season in the books, Andrews has decided to resign from the volleyball team to focus on other pursuits. However, she won’t be officially retiring from the sport; she plans […]

College, NFL football seasons come to an end, plus a tribute to a legend

Fat Guy Corner

The Michigan Wolverines’ dreams of a National Championship went up in a blaze of defense from Georgia. The Dawgs’ 34-11 win over Michigan displayed total dominance on offense and defense. The Georgia defense suffocated the Wolverines when they possessed the football. The Michigan offense could not muster up any yardage on the ground or in the air. The Michigan offensive […]

Bowl game predictions

Fat Guy Corner

The New Year of 2022 is about to hit us here in a few short days. What that means is another early deadline for the Fat Guy. I think we all can say 2021 was a trying year. Let’s collectively say “2021, don’t let the door hit you in the tail and bring on the New Year!” I stated last […]

FHS Varsity cheerleaders invited to cheer at the Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1



FLUSHING — A trio of Flushing Varsity cheerleaders will be heading down to Orlando this holiday season to cheer at one of college football’s biggest bowl game venues. Savannah Cole, McKenzie Kalisek and Olivia Bosley have been selected to perform with the All-American team at the VRBO Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1. All three will be cheering during pregame festivities […]

Jacksonville Jaguars wave bye-bye to their coach

Fat Guy Corner

The holiday season is upon us, and that means early deadlines for the Fat Guy. I want to say, it didn’t take long for the Jacksonville Jaguars to give Urban Meyer his walking papers. My man Urban didn’t even see his first season to its conclusion. In fact, Urban Meyer lasted a total of 13 NFL football games as a […]

Detroit sports teams disappoint

Fat Guy Corner

The Heisman Trophy went to quarterback Bryce Young from the University of Alabama. There was zero doubt that Bryce would win the award here in 2021. I thought Bryce Young was the best player in college football this season. Bryce’s play toward the end of the season cemented him as the best player in college football and the voters got […]

College bowl games ahead and the Lions WIN!

Fat Guy Corner

The college football playoff teams have been decided after some thrilling football last weekend. Let’s look at how we got to the final four teams competing for a college football National Championship. The Cincinnati Bearcats defeated the Houston Cougars and claimed the No. 4 seed. The Alabama Crimson Tide once again defeated the Georgia Bulldogs 41-24. The convincing win by […]


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