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Changes are coming to Detroit's 105.1 FM as Drew Lane, formerly of the "Drew and Mike Show, " will anchor a sports show weekdays in the drive-time slot. (Detroit Sports 105.1 Facebook page,

DETROIT, MI - Detroit appears to have a new FM sports radio station.

But it was unclear, as of 11:25 a.m. Monday, when listeners of the station, currently with a music format, would actually be notified of the change on the air.

Several media outlets reports over the weekend that WMGC (105.1 FM) will switch Monday to Detroit Sports 105.1 FM and have Drew Lane host afternoons.

Lane is the former co-host of WRIF-FM's "Drew and Mike" show with Mike Clark.

A Facebook page for Detroit Sports 105.1 promotes Lane's new show and mentions it will be broadcast weekdays from 3-7 p.m.

What do you think about the change? Cast your vote in MLive Detroit's reader poll.

There's a Twitter page for the new station: @DSports1051, and it had 13, 68 followers by 11:30 a.m.

The Twitter page confirmed Lane's role in a new show with the following post in response to a follower:

@BDylenski - @marcfell will be back with Drew at 3pm today! #drewsback1051

— Detroit Sports 1051 (@DSports1051) August 12, 2013

At 11:45 a.m. Monday, 105. 1 FM was still a music station and played several tunes during the hour including Madonna's "Dress You Up, " Bill Idol's "Mony Mony" and Faith Hill's "This Kiss."

What do you think about a new sports station in Detroit on the FM side?

Share your thoughts in MLive Detroit's comments section.

Here's some initial reaction to the change, expected to take place at 3 p.m. Monday.

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