a) Mike Stone

stoney3 a) Mike StoneStoney has been a fixture in Detroit radio for parts of the last four decades. Before joining 97.1 The Ticket as co-host of The Morning Show,he was the co-host of the popular Stoney and Wojo show on WDFN from 1994-2009. He began his radio career producing and co-hosting the Sunday Sports Albom on WLLZ and WJR from 1988-1994. He has been a part of WXYZ TV’s Sunday Sports Update since 1997.

The native of suburban Philadelphia moved to Detroit in 1986 to produce the sports for WDIV the NBC affiliate,where he won a local Emmy Award for producing “The Best of Bernies Bloopers”.

A 1980 graduate of The American University, Stoney remained in the nations capital from 1980-85 to produce the sports for WRC the NBC affiliate and later co-produced the national George Michael Sports Machine before leaving for Michigan.

Stoney and his wife Cyndi have twin 10 year old girls Jessica and Marissa who put up with his obsession for Bruce Springsteen. He has seen over 100 of his concerts and is currently seeking professional help to cure this problem.

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Stoney’s Play Of The Day: Luck-less Colts

Andrew Luck has been ruled out for the Colts.

97.1 The Ticket–10/08/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Tonight the Lions head to Seattle where the Seahawks are favored by 9 1/2 points.

97.1 The Ticket–10/05/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Tonight I am going to play a total as well.

97.1 The Ticket–10/02/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

I knew Zach Grienke would not suffer his first career loss to the Giants last night.

97.1 The Ticket–09/29/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

You kind of figured the G-MEN were not going to start 0-3 and thankfully they were able to cover the 3 1/2 as well in their 32-21 win over the Redskins.

97.1 The Ticket–09/25/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Shoulda, woulda, coulda is the motto of the day.

97.1 The Ticket–09/22/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

For today’s pick I am going to venture into the world of Thursday night college football where the undefeated Clemson Tigers travel to Louisville to take on the winless Cardinals.

97.1 The Ticket–09/17/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

It’s the Twins -163 as the PLAY OF THE DAY.

97.1 The Ticket–09/15/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

That is correct,the Miami Hurricanes travel up I-95 looking to take care of FAU.

97.1 The Ticket–09/11/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Tonight I going to stick with picking a Boston area team.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Although it did not look promising early last night ,the Tigers and Rays easily went over the nine run total in the Tigers 8-7 victory.

97.1 The Ticket–09/09/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Today we go back to baseball and the Tigers. Matt Boyd faces Erasmo Ramirez.

97.1 The Ticket–09/08/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Tonight Max Scherzer and the Nationals conclude their game season with the Cardinals in St.Louis.

97.1 The Ticket–09/02/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

It was close, but the Lions and Jaguars did manage to score just 39 points Friday evening,thus the under 41 total was the right play.

97.1 The Ticket–08/31/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

The Cardinals scored four in the top of the first and cruised to an easy 9-1 win over the Diamondbacks last night, which made it two in a row for the Play Of The Day.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

Stoney’s Pick Of The Day

Picking the over in the Tigers-Reds game was money in the bank yesterday, although when Buck Farmer had not allowed a hit into the fifth I started to worry.

97.1 The Ticket–08/25/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Today we go to Oakland where the the Athletics are hosting Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers.

97.1 The Ticket–08/18/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Let’s see if we can start this week the way the last week ended.

97.1 The Ticket–08/17/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

The last time I lost two in a row, I opted into the world of Canadian Football to get me right.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Man was I rusty after a week off.

97.1 The Ticket–08/11/2015

Stoney’s Pick Of The Day

I am back after a week vacation and ready to dip back into the rough waters of the Play of the Day.

97.1 The Ticket–08/10/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Who would have figured that the Arizona Diamondbacks would not bow to the throne of King Felix Hernandez yesterday.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Last night I took the Twins at home against the Pirates,but the 8-7 Pittsburgh victory did not allow me to have back to back wins.

97.1 The Ticket–07/29/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Pittsburgh counters with Charlie Morton who has struggled on the road with a 7.81 ERA.

97.1 The Ticket–07/28/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

The undefeated streak ended at four on Friday as Justin Verlander and Rick Porcello somehow managed to keep the Tigers Red Sox game way under the 9 run total.

97.1 The Ticket–07/27/2015

Stoney’s Play Of The Day

Day one of my play of the days was a winner as the underdog Pirates defeated the Royals 10-7 in Kansas City.

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2015

Tom Brady’s College Teammate Dhani Jones Is Not In His Corner [AUDIO]

Former Michigan linebacker Dhani Jones played with Tom Brady for several years in Ann Arbor and is a huge fan but will not have his Patriot pom poms with him for Sunday’s Super Bowl.

97.1 The Ticket–01/30/2015

Cop Pulls A Plaxico Inside An Elevator

By: Mike Stone @stoney16 An off duty policeman in Kentucky accidentally shot himself while riding on an elevator the other day. Thankfully he was not seriously hurt. This shows that gun safety is very important even for those who are properly trained.

97.1 The Ticket–01/06/2015

Why Even Bother Interviewing ‘Beast Mode’ Marshawn Lynch? [VIDEO]

Basically, all he had to say was, “Yeah.”

97.1 The Ticket–11/24/2014

Justin Abdelkader Ejected For Hit In World Championships [VIDEO]

Wings forward Justin Abdelkader is not exactly making friends overseas at the World Championships in Finland.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2014


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