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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PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 09: Jim Johnson #54 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is pulled from the game in the 7th inning by manager Don Mattingly #8 against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on August 9, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

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

CALGARY, AB - NOVEMBER 1: Robert Marve #16 of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers passes off the ball to teammate Paris Cotton #34 during a CFL game against the Calgary Stampeders at McMahon Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

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

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 24:  Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez #34 of the Seattle Mariners looks on from the dugout after completing seven innings against the Toronto Blue Jays at Safeco Field on July 24, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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

PITTSBURGH, PA - JULY 08:  Charlie Morton #50 of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches in the first inning during the game against the San Diego Padres at PNC Park on July 8, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

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

KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 22:   Edinson Volquez #36 of the Kansas City Royals throws in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Kauffman Stadium on July 22, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Edinson Volquez

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

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 12:  Starter Taijuan Walker #32 of the Seattle Mariners pitches against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the first inning at Safeco Field on July 12, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

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

PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 5: Dhani Jones #55 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates on the field during the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lincoln Financial Field on December 5, 2004 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeated the Packers 47-17. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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

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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 […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/06/2015

JERSEY CITY, NJ - JANUARY 29: Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks sits in front of the media during an availability January 29, 2014 in Jersey City, New Jersey. The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks will meet at Super Bowl XLVIII at Metlife Stadium on February 2, 2014. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

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

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

97.1 The Ticket–11/24/2014

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 22: Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings and Matt Bartkowski #43 of the Boston Bruins battle during the second period of Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 22, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

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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