Jerome Bettis

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Jerome Bettis Says He Sold Crack, Shot At Drug Dealers While Growing Up In Detroit

Living in an impoverished home in the inner city, Bettis and his brother turned to selling drugs to help with finances, he said on “In Depth with Graham Bensinger.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/24/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Ndamukong Suh #90 and Stephen Tulloch #55 of the Detroit Lions walk off the field after the loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jeff Saturday, Jerome Bettis And Mark Brunell Write Recruiting Letters To Ndamukong Suh

In light of this, ESPN decided they would write their own recruiting letters to Ndamukong Suh.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2015

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Detroit Native Jerome Bettis Among Those Voted To Pro Football Hall Of Fame

Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields have been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The class of 2015 also includes a pair of contributors, Bill Polian and Ron Wolf, along with senior selection Mick Tingelhoff.

97.1 The Ticket–01/31/2015

CLEVELAND - JUNE 2: Chris Webber #84 of the Detroit Pistons looks on in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2007 NBA Playoffs at the Quicken Loans Arena on June 2, 2007 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Cavs won 98-82.

Top 5 Athletes Who Deserve To Be In The Hall Of Fame

Some athletes never make the Hall of Fame for their sport, even though they should. Here are the top 5.


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Former NFL Star Bettis Tours New Detroit School

NFL great and Detroit Public School alum Jerome Bettis makes a stop at his old stomping grounds to give a hand to his old school.

CBS Detroit–06/14/2012

Jerome Bettis of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs with the ball during Super Bowl XL between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Seattle Seahawks at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan on February 5, 2006. (Photo by Allen Kee/Getty Images)

Stoney: The Bus Imagines Hines Ward As A Lion

Detroit’s own Jerome Bettis joined our show on Friday

97.1 The Ticket–03/09/2012

ATLANTA - MAY 10: Former Pittsburgh Steeler Jerome Bettis watches the game between the Orlando Magic and the Atlanta Hawks during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2010 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 10, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. 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. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

4 Super Bowl Champs Are Hall Finalists

Chris Doleman is not one of the four Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists who won a Super Bowl.

97.1 The Ticket–02/03/2012

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Construction Underway On Site Of Former Uniroyal Tire Plant

The long-vacant former Uniroyal Tire plant property along Detroit’s riverfront is starting to look like a viable piece of land again.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2012

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Jerome Bettis To Be Inducted Into Michigan Sports Hall Of Fame

“The Bus” stops here! Detroiter and NFL great Jerome Bettis will be inducted into the Michigan Hall of Fame at their annual ceremony Thursday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

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New Inductees To Sports Hall Of Fame

The Michigan Sports Hall of Fame is about to expand its membership with new inductees announced Wednesday.

97.1 The Ticket–02/23/2011