The 2011-2 Detroit Red Wingzzzzz


By Jeff Moss November 16, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com A couple of weeks ago the Detroit Red Wings were mired in an unusual for them winless streak and in an almost panic move they recalled prospect Gustav Nyquist from the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL. I was ecstatic at the promotion…

Bad Boys Redux


By Jeff Moss November 2, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  So last week I was talking to my sister on the telephone and I asked her what my five year old nephew was going to be for Halloween. I was a little surprised when she informed me that he would be wearing a…

Michael Rosenberg’s Tears


By Jeff Moss October 28, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  As many of you may already know, I am a HUGE fan of the four Detroit professional sports franchises. I live and die with the Tigers, Red Wings, Lions and Pistons (in that order) and as we speak, the period of my personal…

No Hard Cap, No Peace


By Jeff Moss October 25, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  Remember near the end of “Return of the Jedi” when Luke Skywalker’s anger got the best of him and he engaged in a vicious lightsaber battle with Darth Vader on the new Death Star? Do you recall the unfettered look of joy on…

Commissioner Dombrowski?


By Jeff Moss October 21, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  I really hadn’t given much thought to the upcoming vacancy in the Commissioner of Baseball position until the other night when I was guilted into watching television with my wife. After several weeks of forcing her to watch Tigers baseball games that she…

Jackin for Beats Mossisms


By Jeff Moss October 1, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com When I was growing up as a youth on the rough and tumble streets of West Bloomfield Township, I passed the days as a young African-American wannabe (JewFro included) by listening to the music of a fine gentleman who went by the name…

DSR Power Rankings


By Jeff Moss September 23, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  It was an interesting week in Detroit Sports with the Tigers officially capturing the AL Central and then going into "Mail-It In Mode" while the Lions demolished the Kansas City Chiefs. And what better way to chronicle these events than the DSR's Power…

Random Tiger Thoughts Mossisms


By Jeff Moss September 21, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  A lot of Tigers fans are under the misunderstanding that the reason the offense skyrocketed in August which helped the team go on an incredible run that culminated in the AL Central title was the arrival of Delmon Young from Minnesota. Dave Dombrowski…

I Was Wrong … No, Seriously


By Jeff Moss September 16, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  I have more personal flaws than a house full of Dr. Drew Pinsky patients surrounded by a VH-1 camera crew, but one of the more pronounced faults I possess is never being able to admit that I am wrong. Actually, the DetroitSportsRag isn’t…