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).
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.