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).
The Winter Classic will be played in Michigan Stadium on January 1st.
Jim Leyland had a good run as Tigers manager.
They’ll put odds on anything from The Oscars to “Survivor” to the Super Bowl coin toss to who will be the next Tigers manager.
We won’t be able to properly put Sunday’s Game 2 debacle into context until we find out what happens in the rest of the ALCS.
For most of the season, Tiger fans worried about Justin Verlander.
It’s a bad sign for the Tigers that the most explosive part of the ALDS so far happened as a result of a foul ball.
For the past few weeks, we’ve heard far too much about what the Tigers don’t have and not enough about what they do.
It was a great show. I’m satisfied with the ending. If that makes me a bad person – so be it. At least I’m not as bad as Walt – who I still kind of like. How’s that for moral ambiguity?
Two weeks ago, ‘Breaking Bad’ delivered the greatest hour of television that most of us had ever seen.
So, has anyone caught their breath yet? Has anyone slept? Has anyone ever watched a more intense, heartbreaking, jaw-dropping hour of television in their lives?