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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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)

Michigan Football Adds Non-Conference Foes

I love what the Wolverines have done here.

97.1 The Ticket–06/29/2012

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26: Dewayne Wise #45 of the New York Yankees falls into the stands after making a catch off the bat of Jack Hannahan #9 of the Cleveland Indians in the seventh-inning at Yankee Stadium on June 26, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

What Do You Think About This Play?

Two questions come out of this play in which Yankee LF Dewayne Wise fools the umps into thinking he made the catch on a foul fly.

97.1 The Ticket–06/28/2012

Moet & Chandon "Sign For The Roses", On The Red Carpet At The 138th Kentucky Derby At Churchill Downs On May 5, 2012 In Louisville, KY

Erin Andrews Tanning

Gator loves Erin Andrews of ESPN — and she is pretty great.

97.1 The Ticket–06/12/2012

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I Know What Gator Is Doing On Vacation

By: Doug Karsch Gator has been gone since Tuesday. He say’s he’s up North … I don’t think so. I wish him luck, but I hope he doesn’t quit the show?

97.1 The Ticket–05/25/2012

23 Sep 2001: Johnnie Morton #87 of the Detroit Lions leaps up to hug teammate Larry Foster #81 after making a touchdown catch during the game against the Cleveland Browns at the Cleveland Browns Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. The Browns defeated the Lions 24-14.Mandatory Credit: Tom Pidgeon /Allsport

NFL Players Are Suing The NFL? Come On!

NFL Players are suing the NFL – for what they believe is collusion. 2010 was an uncapped year and the NFL Players Union believes owners didn’t spend enough on player salaries because they had a “secret” $123M cap.

97.1 The Ticket–05/24/2012

SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 8: A fan holds up a beer that a foul ball hit by Will Venable #25 of the San Diego Padres fell into during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies at Petco Park on May 8, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Would You Drink This Beer?

Would you drink this beer? Think about a baseball.

97.1 The Ticket–05/09/2012

DENVER, CO - MAY 02: Manager Don Mattingly #8 of the Los Angeles Dodgers heads to the mound to make a pitching change against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 2, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated Ddogers 8-5. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

This Has Been Hailed As The Worst Call Ever

During last night’s Rockies and Dodgers game the worst call in the history of baseball took place.

97.1 The Ticket–05/03/2012

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 27: Linebacker Luke Kuechly of Boston College takes part in a drill during the 2012 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 27, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Mike O’Hara Talks Lions Draft, Thinks Team Will Trade Up

This is a new late development with the Detroit Lions that has gotten very little discussion in the weeks and months leading up to Thursday’s NFL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–04/25/2012

EUGENE, OR - NOVEMBER 19: Defensive end Nick Perry #8 and linebacker Lamar Dawson #55 of the USC Trojans close in on quarterback Darron Thomas #5 of the Oregon Ducksin the third quarter of the game at Autzen Stadium on November 19, 2011 in Eugene, Oregon. USC won the game 38-35. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Who Do You Want The Lions To Draft?

As you know I am obsessed with Mock Drafts … well not really — I’m obsessed with the draft and Mock Drafts satiate my desire to talk draft.

97.1 The Ticket–04/19/2012

(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hockeytown Can Still Deliver

For those who weren’t there Sunday for the Red Wings first home playoff game of the year, the Joe Louis Arena delivered one of the great pre-game atmospheres in the league.

97.1 The Ticket–04/16/2012



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