Jamie Samuelsen

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).

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 07: Grant Balfour #50 of the Oakland Athletics is held back by home plate umpire Gary Darling while exchanging words with Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Benches Clear As V-Mart And Balfour Exchange Words [VIDEO REACTION]

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.

97.1 The Ticket–10/07/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the game on September 25, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Tigers – A’s Preview – The Pitching Wins Out

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.

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 31:  (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Actor Bryan Cranston attends The Film Society Of Lincoln Center And AMC Celebration Of "Breaking Bad" Final Episodes  at The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Walter Reade Theatre on July 31, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Breaking Bad Recap: The Finale

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?

97.1 The Ticket–09/30/2013

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Breaking Bad Recap – The Appetizer

Two weeks ago, ‘Breaking Bad’ delivered the greatest hour of television that most of us had ever seen.

97.1 The Ticket–09/23/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 31: (L-R) Bob Odenkirk, Aaron Paul, Betsy Brandt, RJ Mitte, Anna Gunn, Dean Norris, Bryan Cranston and Vince Gilligan attend the 'Breaking Bad' NY Premiere 2013 at The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Walter Reade Theatre on July 31, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for AMC)

Breaking Bad Recap – Breaking Good?

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?

97.1 The Ticket–09/16/2013

Bryan Cranston, star of the television series "Breaking Bad,"(ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)  FILE.

Breaking Bad Recap – The Gilligan Strikes Back

There was a fair amount of grumbling after last week’s episode of ‘Breaking Bad’.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2013

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Breaking Bad Recap: What The Hell Was That? [BLOG]

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.

97.1 The Ticket–09/03/2013

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Breaking Bad Recap – Who Dies First? Jesse Or Walt?

1) Breaking Bad is three weeks old and this is only my second blog.

97.1 The Ticket–08/27/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 31:  (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Actor Bryan Cranston attends The Film Society Of Lincoln Center And AMC Celebration Of "Breaking Bad" Final Episodes  at The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Walter Reade Theatre on July 31, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Will Walter White Die? Theories On The Final Season Of Breaking Bad

I feel like I need to start this post with a spoiler alert.

97.1 The Ticket–08/13/2013

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 7: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers catches a fly ball hit by Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians to end the seventh inning at Progressive Field on August 7, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Trout Vs. Cabrera – Round Two

No. This is not an old post. And this is not a mistake.

97.1 The Ticket–08/08/2013

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