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Detroit Sports Nation was built on one simple premise: Giving the fans a voice.

We're always looking for writers to help bolster our coverage of all the great sports teams in Detroit/Michigan. If you'd like to join our team please fill out the form below with the name of the writing position and a short message as to WHY you would like to join the DSN team. ALL POSITIONS ARE UNPAID AND VOLUNTEER. However, we do have an incentive/performance based bonus system that we will share with you once you are chosen.


Some of our writers have found additional writing / Radio gigs at TSN, The Windsor Star, WXOU Oakland University, ESPN  Radio and the Armed Forces Radio Network. Some of our writers have even found internships at local newspapers/news stations.

Most recently the site was featured on NBC Sports, CBS Sports, SI.com, ESPN.com, Sports Center, Good Morning America, Detroit Free Press, Oakland Press, Yahoo Sports, Fox Sports.

The site currently serves over 650,000 people per month, with over 1,500,000 page views. On Facebook, we have a reach of over 3 million people per week.


Writing for DSN is a commitment. You will be representing our brand and the fans of Detroit to our vast network of loyal fans. From the 125,000+ fans on Facebook to our 5000+ fans on Twitter, to the millions of potential viewers throughout out other social platforms. Please do not apply if you can not contribute on a consistent basis, as we value our team and the relationships we build with our fans through our dedication to bringing only the best news and content to our visitors.

Interested? Want to know more? Head on over and complete our online application by clicking the link below. It will give us a chance to better know you and see an example of your writing. We’ll ask for some insight into why you want to join us. We’ll be in touch from there to answer all of your questions.


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