Source: Cryptic exchange hints towards 97.1 The Ticket’s Mike Sullivan’s new partnership

Friday is going to be a sad day for those of us who have grown accustomed to listening to Mike Sullivan‘s voice on 97.1 The Ticket (at least for those of us who are fans of his). On Friday, Sully will produce his final Mike Valenti Show before moving on to the next chapter of … Read more

97.1 The Ticket’s Jamie Samuelsen says telling his kids about his cancer was most difficult

On Monday morning, we found out the unfortunate news that Jamie Samuelsen of 97.1 The Ticket’s Jamie and Stoney Show has been battling colon cancer for 19 months. Following the news, many listeners and fellow media members took to social media to send their well-wishes to Jamie. Samuelsen told The Detroit Free Press that the … Read more

Matt Shepard gives emotional shout out to Jamie Samuelsen during Tigers game [Video]

On Monday, Jamie Samuelsen of 97.1 The Tickets Jamie and Stoney show revealed that he has been battling colon cancer for the past 19 months. Ever since Samuelsen’s announcement, there has been a pouring out of well-wishes from his listeners and from the media. During Monday night’s home opener for the Detroit Tigers, play-by-play announcer … Read more

97.1 The Ticket’s Jamie Samuelsen reveals he is battling colon cancer

We have some unfortunate news to pass along this morning as 97.1 The Ticket’s Jamie Samuelsen of the ‘Jamie and Stoney’ show just revealed that he has been battling colon cancer for the past 19 months. Samuelson, who has been part of Detroit Sports Radio for a quarter-century, says he encourages us to get a … Read more

Mike Valenti comments on news that he has a new co-host at 97.1 The Ticket

On Thursday, 97.1 The Ticket dropped a press release that Rico Beard has been hired to be Mike Valenti‘s co-host beginning in early August. During Thursday’s show, Valenti talked about the decision to bring in Beard. Here are some of the highlights of what he said. From 97.1 The Ticket: “We argue like cats and … Read more

Terry Foster says he is ‘excited’ about newest addition to 97.1 The Ticket

For years on 97.1 The Ticket, “The Valenti and Foster” program dominated the airwaves. He decided to retire in 2017 after he suffered a mild stroke, and his former co-host Mike Valenti has been riding solo since then. It was announced earlier today that on-air veteran Rico Beard would be joining Valenti starting August 3 … Read more

Fans react to 97.1 The Ticket’s decision on new co-host for Mike Valenti

On Thursday, news broke that 97.1 The Ticket has hired Rico Beard to be Mike Valenti’s co-host during the 2-6 p.m. time slot. In addition, The Ticket announced that Mike Sullivan (Sully) will no longer work for the station beginning on August 1. Following the news, fans flooded social media to give their two cents … Read more

Report: Mike Sullivan and 97.1 The Ticket to part ways, final day announced

On Thursday, news broke that Mike Valenti of 97.1 The Ticket will have a new co-host and it will be none other than Rico Beard. 97.1 The Ticket’s Mike Valenti announces new co-host In addition to Beard joining Valenti, it has also been announced that long-time producer Mike Sullivan will no longer work for the … Read more

Terry Foster does not know why he is ‘not allowed on’ 97.1 The Ticket

For 13 years, Terry Foster co-hosted the Valenti & Foster show on 97.1 The Ticket with Mike Valenti. Eventually, Foster left The Ticket and he has not been back on the channel since, either as a co-host, guest, or caller. Foster was recently asked by one of his followers on Twitter why he has not … Read more