ESPN’s Todd McShay says offerings at top of NFL draft ‘sucks’ for Detroit’s trade market at Pick 2
ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay took his time when asked about the potential trade market for the Detroit Lions at Pick 2. “There’s two or three of each of them,” McShay said of the offensive tackle and edge defender pool. And then at offensive tackle, if you don’t get Ickey Ekwonu, you get Evan Neal or vice versa. That’s something worth tracking with the Detroit Lions loaded with picks in this year’s draft. Especially without that big need at offensive tackle.mlive.com
More than 1 million people signed up for Michigan’s COVID vaccine sweepstakes, Gov. Whitmer announces
According to the Governor’s Office, 1,001,149 residents signed up to participate in the COVID vaccine sweepstakes as of 2:30 p.m. on July 6, with 44,966 young Michiganders signing up for the scholarship drawing.
Powerball jackpot grows to $730M; Mega Millions to be $850M
If a lottery player strikes big in the next Powerball drawing on Wednesday, it would be the fifth-largest jackpot ever in the United States. No one beat the odds in Friday's Mega Millions drawing, so that jackpot grew to an estimated $850 million. It's been nearly two years since a lottery jackpot has grown so large. The estimated cash prize for the next Mega Millions jackpot is $628.2 million. Mega Millions and Powerball are both played in 45 states as well as Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Ben Affleck wins humanitarian prize
Ben Affleck wins humanitarian prize Ben Affleck will be awarded the People's Choice Award for favorite humanitarian at Wednesday night's award show. Also, Sting's Broadway musical "The Last Ship" will close later this month. Suzanne Marques reports on the day's top entertainment headlines.cbsnews.com