Christy Strawser

ANN ARBOR, MI - AUGUST 30:  Michigan Wolverines head football coach Brady Hoke looks over the pregame warms ups prior to the start of the game against the Appalachian State Mountaineers on August 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Mountaineers 52-14.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hoke Says He And Brandon Are ‘Very Supportive’ Of Each Other, Goes Mum On Concussion Communication Question

On the Brandon question, Hoke said, characteristically: “Like I said, we put out a statement yesterday, and I’m going to let that speak for itself.”

CBS Detroit–09/30/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Quarterback Shane Morris #7 of the Michigan Wolverines is helped off the field by Ben Braden #71 during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Michigan Stadium on September 27, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Golden Gophers defeated the Wolverines 30-14.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Video Goes Viral Of Ailing Shane Morris Continuing To Play After Brutal Hit; Hoke Tries To Explain

The video speaks for itself — a quarterback slammed to the ground gets up, clearly rattled and ailing, barely able to stand. His knees give out, his head briefly lolling to the side, as a teammate supports him on the field.

CBS Detroit–09/29/2014

(Photo; Charlie Langton)

Driver Killed When Pedestrian Bridge Collapses Onto Southfield; Matthew Stafford Was On Scene

In a bizarre twist, Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford was mingling with observers after he got to the scene in the immediate aftermath.

CBS Detroit–09/26/2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 08: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a Verizon keynote address at the 2013 International CES at The Venetian on January 8, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 11 and is expected to feature 3,100 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Goodell Speaks, Apologizing For Handling Of Ray Rice And Saying The NFL Will Do Better

“My expectation, gun to my head …” was that Goodell would be arrogant and secretive, Valenti said, adding “This is the darkest two weeks in league history.”


Sarah Earley, Chairwoman of the Belle Isle Conservancy, with host Carol Cain on the "Michigan Matters' set, discusses the island park and its future. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Belle Isle’s Luster Grows Amid State Stewardship

Despite its controversial genesis of Michigan taking over Belle Isle as a state park amid Detroit’s bankruptcy last year, the end result has been positive.


OWINGS MILLS, MD - MAY 23:  Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife Janay at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ray Rice Cut After Knockout Video Surfaces; Mike Valenti Says Goodell Has Ruined His Credibility, Should Be Fired

The footage, gathered somehow by TMZ, shows Rice’s then-fiancee, now wife, cracking her head against the wall of an elevator as she falls, passed out cold, after he sucker punched her in the face.

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014


Lawrence DeLisle Grants First In-Depth Interview Since Driving Kids Into The Detroit River; Blames Car

He says, for the first time, he didn’t intentionally kill his children. It was the fault of the car, he says, laying out an elaborate description of the things that he said went wrong with his elderly station wagon that night.

CBS Detroit–09/08/2014

WATKINS GLEN, NY - AUGUST 08:  Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Rush Truck Centers/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, sits in his car in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 at Watkins Glen International on August 8, 2014 in Watkins Glen, New York.  (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Some NASCAR Watchers Believe Tony Stewart Acted Intentionally, Legal Expert Says Whether He Hit Gas Is Key

“My gut reaction was he didn’t mean to kill him, but he meant to hit him,” Wooley said, adding the unedited footage shows the sound of Stewart’s car revving up as it nears Wade.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2014


EXCLUSIVE: Lawrence DeLisle Claims Innocence 25 Years After The Detroit River Drowning Of His Kids

The 25th anniversary of that tragic day — and DeLisle’s own words for the first time — are the focus of a special report today on WWJ 950 and CBS Detroit, along with stories from the eyewitness, police, the judge, investigators and attorneys.


The DeLisle children shortly before their deaths. (File photo)

‘Nosey’ Neighbor Who Witnessed DeLisle Crash Can’t Forget The Sight Of Little Boy’s Knees, Limp, In The Arms Of A Diver

“I remember how cute little boy’s knees are and I saw his legs hanging there, just limp,” Lake said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2014