Jamie Samuelsen is the co-host of the “Jamie and Wojo Show” that airs weekdays at 6 PM on 97.1 “The Ticket” – the #1 rated radio station in Detroit. His blogs appear three times a week in the Detroit Free Press. Jamie is also part of the broadcast team for WJBK (Fox2) TV’s Football Sunday show that analyzes the Detroit Lions on game day. He appears monthly on Fox2’s Sunday Sports Works show roundtable segments.
Jamie signed on to WDFN in 1994. For more than 10 years, Jamie was part of every sports fan’s morning routine; first as the co-host of WDFN’s morning show, then as the Sports Director on the top-rated “Mike in the Morning Show” on 101 WRIF and finally as the co-host of the WCSX Morning Show with radio legend Ken Calvert.
Jamie has covered dozens of major sporting events including the Super Bowl, the World Series, The Stanley Cup Finals, the NBA Finals, the Final Four, the US Open, The Ryder Cup, and the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
Jamie was born and raised in Lafayette, California outside of San Francisco. He graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in communications.
Jamie resides in Oakland County with his wife, television news anchor/reporter Christy McDonald and his children Caroline (7), Josh (5) and Catherine (2).
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I can’t disguise the fact that I’m angry that my original prediction that Jesse was the one who vandalized the White home is now in a little bit of jeopardy.
1) Breaking Bad is three weeks old and this is only my second blog.
I feel like I need to start this post with a spoiler alert.
No. This is not an old post. And this is not a mistake.
Dave Dombrowski is the only man on the list who doesn’t have to worry about a salary cap.
We’ve been kept in the dark on this for weeks.
Justin Verlander remains the most reliable Tigers starter.
Lions Training Camp starts in one day!
If you were watching the All-Star Game last night on Fox, you may have heard announcer Joe Buck pause in the action and announce that a fan had run onto the field.
Fans in Jacksonville don’t seem too interested in the Jaguars.
The Heat and the Spurs played one of the greatest games in NBA Finals history last night.
As someone who works in the media and gets paid to have silly debates about silly subjects, it makes me the ultimate hypocrite to say this. But I’m going to say it anyway.
Jhonny Peralta is in the Tigers lineup on Wednesday night, hitting in his normal sixth spot in the order.
They don’t script Game 7s in the NHL. But sometimes it seems like they do.
Major League Baseball is always looking to commemorate something.
It’s a pretty big off-season for the Lions. And head coach Jim Schwartz doesn’t get too many days off.
After struggling to eke out wins in the first two games, Detroit outscored Houston 26-2 in the last two games to complete the sweep.
Since 2000, the Lions have had five head coaches. During that time, they’ve had one winning season and zero playoff wins.
I’m not sure that any losing team ever made a greater statement in the history of the NCAA Tournament.
Michigan is back in the Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 1994.
Hype often ruins sporting events.
Rain delayed the inevitable on Sunday. Another Tiger Woods victory.
Maybe the best prep that Michigan can hope to get in the Big Ten Tournament is to play down to it’s competition for the better part of the game, but still find a way to win.
Remember the old hidden ball trick in baseball?
By: Jamie Samuelsen Maybe when Kate Upton told Fox 2 that she was single, she was being serious. Maybe Justin Verlander is actually dating a Russian woman named Ania? Who’s Ania? Well, check out this […]
If you’re not watching “Justified” on FX, then you’re missing one of the great shows on TV at the moment.
Tom Izzo knows what to expect when it comes to his basketball team.
The easiest thing to do would be to wait until early April to decide which of the two local teams had the better season.
Wondering what’s going to happen this weekend?
Ask any Red Wings fan about some of the long-distance goals that Chris Osgood allowed and the same names will always come up.