Mike Valenti is a radio host from Detroit Michigan. Will he depart the station? We have got you covered on his latest rumors and more.
Mike Valenti is a radio commenter who hosts The Mike Valenti Show with Rico on weekdays afternoon from 2 p.m to 6 p.m on WXYT 97.1.
His co-host for 13 years was Terry Foster, who retired in April 2017.
Where Is Mike Valenti 97.1 Leaving?
Mike Valenti, a long-time radio commenter on “The Valenti Show” is rumored to depart the station. However, the news is not believed to be true.
Valenti caused controversy after reading a couple of jokes about Detroit Lion’s defensive end Corey Smith, who was lost at the sea and is presumed dead.
While 97.1 being the team’s flagship station, they apologized on air the next day.
The Lions didn’t renew their contract with 97.1 The Ticket. Valenti’s agent Mort Meisner reported the Lions Valenti fired in order with 97.1 The Ticket.
Mike Valenti leaving 97.1? Hell yea. Tired of his ass
— APerez ⚾️🏈🏀🏒⛳️ (@AP804) September 10, 2021
“It’s absolutely true, 100% of it”, Mike said about allegations the Lions left 97.1 the ticket because they didn’t like his criticism of the team.
However, Valenti was re-signed by 97.1 The Ticket to a multi-year deal in April 2016.
Mike Valenti Wife Name And Family Details
Mike Valenti is not married and thus, does not have a wife. He has not offered many details regarding his marital life, children, and family.
Valenti is probably single as no media or online sites have reported anything about his romantic life publically.
Meanwhile, The Valenti Show commenter is quite lowkey when it comes to the topic of his dating life.
Also, unlike his professional life, Valenti has not been involved in any kind of controversy concerning his relationships.
Similarly, Mike is yet to share the names of his parents, siblings, and other family members in the public domain.
Although, some glimpse of his professional life can be found on his Twitter account that goes by the name @ValentiPodcast.
Mike Valenti Wikipedia Bio Explored
Mike Valenti has been listed on the official page of Wikipedia, as he is one of the renowned radio commentators.
According to Wikipedia, Mike first stepped into radio as a producer of Mad Dog and Company and also co-hosted the Spartan Tailgate show at WVFN 7:30 AM in Lansing, Michigan.
In early 2004, Valenti would be then hired as co-host of The Sports Inferno alongside Terry Foster, mid-days on 1270 WXYT in Detroit.
In November 2018, Valenti and Valenti show producer Mike Sullivan announced that they will be debuting the Always Aggravated with Mike Valenti Podcast with several Podcast providers.
Love working with you guys! https://t.co/exkBE4gq1b
— Valenti Podcasts (@ValentiPodcast) June 25, 2020
He graduated from Michigan State University in 2002 with a degree in Journalism. The 40-years old radio commentator is based in Detroit, Michigan.