e) Doug Karsch

dougkarsch2 e) Doug Karsch
Born in Champaign, Illinois, Karsch started working at The Ticket (then WXYT-AM) in February 2001. Doug started his career at WEYI TV-25 in Clio, Michigan, but his career started taking off in 1994. During that year, Doug made his radio debut on WTKA 1050 in Ann Arbor and worked there until joining WXYT-AM.

Karsch can also be seen on Fox Sports Net & serves as host for the Michigan Football Pre-Game Show & as in-game sideline reporter. During his sports career, Karsch has hosted ESPN College Football Tailgate on ESPN Radio and hosted post-game coverage from the Rose Bowl lockeroom following Michigan’s national championship victory over Washington State.

Karsch also anchored pre-game coverage for U of M basketball and pre and post race coverage of NASCAR and CART races from MIS. Doug is a graduate of Michigan State University in the field of communication. He enjoys various sports, which includes mountain biking, basketball, hockey and softball.

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Doug Karsch: David Brandon Must Be Pleased

Michigan Athletic Director David Brandon was asked if he wanted a defensive minded coach when he was looking for a replacement for Rich Rodriguez.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2011

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 30: Tony Scheffler #85 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball in for a touchdown against the Denver Broncos during the second quarter at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 30, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Doug Karsch: Lions Have Their Swagger Back

It was good to see the Lions get their swagger back Sunday in Denver!

97.1 The Ticket–11/01/2011

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Is This Doug Karsch Photo Bombing The Fox Sports Detroit Girls?

For the past few years I’ve noticed in some random pictures that occasionally there is a guy who looks like Doug Karsch. It could be the Little Caesers mascot.

97.1 The Ticket–10/18/2011

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 15:  Denard Robinson #16 of the Michigan Wolverines scores on a 15 yard run in the first quarter and is congratulated by teammates Kevin Koger #86 during the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium on October 15, 2011 in East Lansing, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Doug Karsch: Losing Football? Or Lost Football Games?

While the Lions are improved — they are not so improved that a loss is stunning. It is expected.

97.1 The Ticket–10/18/2011

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Doug Karsch: Some Incredible Lions Stats

Bears’ false start-palooza and stats that indicate great halftime adjustments by Schwartz and his staff.

97.1 The Ticket–10/11/2011

EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 02:  Head coach, Mark Dantonio leads his Michigan State Spartans onto the field before an NCAA football game against the Youngstown State Penguins at Spartan Stadium on September 2, 2011 in East Lansing, Michigan.  (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Doug Karsch: A Critical Game For Dantonio

This is a hugely critical game for Michigan State Coach Mark Dantonio who’s accomplished something that hasn’t happened since the 60’s — he beat Michigan three straight times.

97.1 The Ticket–10/10/2011

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Doug Karsch: How Quickly We Forget

The Doom and Gloomers are out in full force going into tonight’s game 5. The Tigers looked awful in Game 4. But that’s baseball – think about the difference between winning Game 4 and losing.

97.1 The Ticket–10/06/2011

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25:  Anthony Herrera #64 of the Minnesota Vikings blocks Sammie Lee Hill #91 of the Detroit Lions at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on September 25, 2011 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Doug Karsch: Lions Are Acting Like A Great Team

You can only act like a great team for so long before you need to be acknowledged … as a great team.

97.1 The Ticket–09/26/2011

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 19: Michael Boley #59 of the New York Giants returns a fumble 65-yards for a touchdown in the second quarter at MetLife Stadium on SeSeptember 19, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Doug Karsch: A Horrible Celebration

I have seen bad celebrations before — but this one takes the cake. Why do I feel somewhere a lawyer is thinking, “you got a case!” Michael Boley may have this worst celebration known to […]

97.1 The Ticket–09/20/2011

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Doug Karsch: It’s Time For Delany To Step Up

It’s time Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney do something other than try and defend all that is Ohio State football.

97.1 The Ticket–08/29/2011


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