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 - APRIL 8: General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers smiles prior to the opening day game against the Minnesota Twins on April 8, 2004 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game, 10-6. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Ranking The General Managers In Detroit Sports — Who’s No. 1?

Dave Dombrowski is the only man on the list who doesn’t have to worry about a salary cap.

97.1 The Ticket–08/07/2013

DETROIT, MI - JULY 31: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers watches the action from the dugout during the game aginst the Washington Nationals at Comerica Park on July 31, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Nationals 11-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Peralta Suspension Could Be Good For The Tigers [BLOG]

We’ve been kept in the dark on this for weeks.

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2013

CHICAGO, IL - JULY 25: Starting pitcher Justin Vverlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers delivers the ball against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on July 25, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Tigers 7-4. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

What’s Wrong With Verlander? [BLOG]

Justin Verlander remains the most reliable Tigers starter.

97.1 The Ticket–07/26/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 11: Brandon Pettigrew #87 of the Detroit Lions catches the ball for a touchdown during the third quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 11, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 34-24. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Three Lions To Watch In Training Camp

Lions Training Camp starts in one day!

97.1 The Ticket–07/25/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: The National League All-Stars play against American League All-Stars during the 84th MLB All-Star Game on July 16, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Twitter Sends Fan Onto The Field At The All-Star Game

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.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2013

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 10: First round draft pick Ezekiel Ansah #94 of the Detroit Lions joint his teammates in the warmups prior to the start of the afternoon drills during the first day of Rookie Camp on May 10, 2013 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

The Jaguars Are Doing It – Should The Lions Be Next?

Fans in Jacksonville don’t seem too interested in the Jaguars.

97.1 The Ticket–07/02/2013

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 18: A view of the shoe of Mike Miller #13 of the Miami Heat against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 18, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Image Of Mike Miller’s Flying Shoe Resonates After Wild Game 6

The Heat and the Spurs played one of the greatest games in NBA Finals history last night.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2013

(Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lay Off LeBron

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.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2013

New York Yankees v Detroit Tigers

Is Peralta A Cheater? Nobody Knows, Nobody Cares [BLOG]

Jhonny Peralta is in the Tigers lineup on Wednesday night, hitting in his normal sixth spot in the order.

97.1 The Ticket–06/05/2013

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 29: Members of the Chicago Blackhawks celebrate a win against the Detroit Red Wings in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 29, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Red Wings 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Red Wings Season Ends In Game 7 Dramatics

They don’t script Game 7s in the NHL. But sometimes it seems like they do.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2013

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