Tony Ortiz


2012 Hottie Of The Day Draft: Team Sara

As the defending champion Sara wanted to come out with a bang in 2012. In the 1st round Sara picked 3rd and picked Leonardo Dicaprio’s ex Bar Refaeli. Sara: “Leonardo DiCaprio’s ex is an Israeli […]

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2012


2012 Hottie Of The Day Draft: Team Stoney

After his blunder from the last draft Stoney wanted to show all of Metro Detroit that he meant business in 2012, and he did just that in the 1st round as be pick Marisa Miller with […]

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2012

DETROIT , MI - JANUARY 16: Jim Schwartz, center, head coach of the Detroit Lions poses with General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and Tom Lewand team president after a press conference to introduce him as the Lions new head coach on January 16, 2009 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Will The Lions Draft The Best Available?

This is a tough time of the year for reporters who cover NFL teams.

97.1 The Ticket–04/20/2012

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 11:  Wide receiver Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions dives toward the endzone during the season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium September 11, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

An Interesting Offseason For The Lions

By: Tony Ortiz It should be a very interesting first week of off-season workouts for the Lions, as the players will assemble in Allen Park, beginning on Monday. Among the issues that will be discussed […]

97.1 The Ticket–04/13/2012

Nick Fairley (L) talks with his teammates(

What The Lions Can Learn From Their Marijuana Mistake

In fact, the first question that should be asked of Leshoure, Fairley and Culbreath is this: is marijuana worth losing a way of life that so few men are able to enjoy?

97.1 The Ticket–04/04/2012

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 24:  Infielder Ramon Santiago #39 of the Detroit Tigers bunts against the Tampa Bay Rays during the game at Tropicana Field on August 24, 2011 in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Who Should Start At 2nd For The Tigers?

The debate has been going crazy for the last month with the news that Brandon Inge would be competing for the starting 2nd baseman job.

97.1 The Ticket–03/28/2012

Stephen Tulloch #55 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a first quarter touchdown with teammates DeAndre Levy #54 and Corey Williams #99 while playing the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on December 11, 2011. (Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Stephen Tulloch: ‘The Sky Is The Limit For The Lions’

“I’ve never seen fans like here in Detroit, very loyal fans — win or lose they are behind you. (I’m) excited to be part of that,” Stephen Tulloch said.

97.1 The Ticket–03/22/2012

DETROIT - NOVEMBER 25:  Shaun Hill #14 of the Detroit Lions looks for a open reciever while playing the New England Patriots on November 25, 2010 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tony Ortiz: Detroit Lions Roster Concerns

Here’s a look at some of the Lions roster concerns going into the start of free agency in the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–03/13/2012

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 30:  Running back Knowshon Moreno #27 of the Denver Broncos tries to escape the grasp of linebacker Stephen Tulloch #55 of the Detroit Lions at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 30, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The Lions defeated the Broncos 45-10. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Tony Ortiz: Lions Free Agents

With the NFL season winding down, it’s time to look at which Lions players will become free agents in the off-season.

97.1 The Ticket–01/18/2012

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 07: Doug Hogue #57 of the Detroit Lions sits on the bench with a towel on his head against the New Orleans Saints during their 2012 NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 7, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Tony Ortiz: Lions’ Three Major Weaknesses Exposed

They couldn’t stop the run, they couldn’t run the ball and they had shaky depth in the secondary. That last one was damaging.

97.1 The Ticket–01/09/2012