Terry Foster bashes Detroit Lions, says Barry Sanders is ‘washed up casino greeter’

Earlier this week, the Detroit Lions announced they had hired former All-Pro linebacker Chris Spielman to be their Special Assistant to Chairman and President & CEO. In addition to hiring Spielman, the Lions also announced that the great Barry Sanders would help to advise the team on the hiring of a new general manager and … Read more

Former 97.1 The Ticket personality Terry Foster calls out Lions HC Matt Patricia

When the Detroit Lions hired Matt Patricia away from the New England Patriots, many believed that it was just a matter of time before the Lions had one of the best defenses in the National Football League. Embed from Getty Images Fast-forward to Year 3 of Patricia’s tenure as Lions’ head coach and the Lions … Read more

Terry Foster explains why he ‘regrets’ returning to 97.1 The Ticket

Four years ago this week, former 97.1 The Ticket on-air personality Terry Foster suffered a stroke that ultimately caused him to leave his role on the Valenti and Foster Show. Despite his stroke, Foster returned to 97.1 The Ticket, where he resumed doing his afternoon drive show with Mike Valenti until something his doctor said … Read more

Terry Foster posts article about Jamie Samuelsen’s most important quality

On Saturday night, we learned that Jamie Samuelsen of 97.1 The Ticket had lost his battle with colon cancer after a valiant fight. Samuelsen, who was just 48, leaves behind his wonderful wife Christy and three beautiful children. While scrolling through the many tribute tweets last night, one thing that stood out is how much … 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

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

Terry Foster: Detroit Lions to ‘make serious play’ for Super Bowl Champion head coach

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions had their opportunity and once again, they failed. With everything on the line on Sunday afternoon against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Lions came out flat (again) and ended up losing 26-17. The loss officially eliminated Detroit from playoff contention and reports are that head coach Jim Caldwell will be fired following the … Read more

Terry Foster officially retires from “Valenti and Foster Show”

Afternoon drive time Detroit sports talk radio is going to sound different from now on. Terry Foster, who formed one-half of the “Valenti and Foster Show”, has officially called it quits, effective immediately. He’ll be focusing his life on spending more time with his family and paying attention to his health. #BREAKING: Terry Foster has … Read more

97.1 The Ticket re-signs host Mike Valenti

You may love him, you may hate him. But he’s here to stay long term on Detroit’s airwaves. 97.1 The Ticket has announced the re-signing of opinionated and abrasive on-air personality Mike Valenti to a multi-year deal. He’s one half of the highly popular Valenti and Foster show, opposite Terry Foster. “I am pleased Mike … Read more