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An excited contestant auditioned for American Idol. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

8,000 Turn Up For ‘American Idol’ Auditions In Detroit

There will be two more rounds of auditions in Detroit in the fall before anyone is chosen to move on to Hollywood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2013

American Idol hopefuls wait to audition at Ford Field. (credit: Sandra McNeill/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Thousands Wait In Line For Chance To Audition For American Idol In Detroit

About 5,000 people showed up at Ford Field Saturday morning for their chance to make it onto American Idol, one of television’s biggest singing competitions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

DETROIT - DECEMBER 12:  People enter Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. Ford Field will host the NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings on Monday December 13 after a blizzard dumped more than 20 inches of snow in parts of the Midwest causing the inflatable roof to collapse under the weight of snow at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Mall of America Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tom Lewand Talks Big Ten Bowl Game, X Games

As far as which Big Ten teams will play in the bowl, Lewand said the selection process will be different than past years.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Houston Texans and the Detroit Lions on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

The Detroit Lions Announce Agreement With Big Ten For Bowl Game At Ford Field

The Detroit Lions announced today that they have entered into a six-year partnership with the Big Ten Conference for a bowl game that will be played at Ford Field beginning in 2014.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2013

People warm up inside the United Center before auditioning for season nine of American Idol June 22, 2009, in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images For Fox)

“American Idol” Coming To Detroit Searching For Next Big Talent

It’s a chance for singers to get a shot at making it big.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Houston Texans and the Detroit Lions on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NFL To Limit Bags Brought Into Stadiums

Bring yourself to the game. Leave the cooler and backpack at home.

97.1 The Ticket–06/14/2013

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Detroit’s Best Stadium Food

Getting ready to head to the stadium to check out your favorite Michigan sports team? Before packing a sandwich, read up on what Comerica Park, Ford Field, Joe Louis Arena, The Palace and Cooley Law School Stadium have to offer in the way of eats.

CBS Detroit–04/12/2013

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Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z Announce Detroit Concert Set For August 6

It’s time to break out your “suit and tie,” because Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z are coming to Ford Field.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: An American flag is unfurled at Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Houston Texans and the Detroit Lions on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Invest In New Field Turf At Ford Field

The Detroit Lions have announced that the FieldTurf surface at Ford Field is being upgraded with a new FieldTurf Classic HD surface. The new surface will replace the original FieldTurf which was installed in 2002, the inaugural season at Ford Field.

97.1 The Ticket–01/29/2013

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Bathroom Guide for Ford Field Tailgaters

You have been eating and drinking at the tailgate and it is time to go, not to the game but to the restroom. Have no fear, you will find plenty of facilities at Eastern Market and once you are at Ford Field, there are restrooms galore.

12/30/2012

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