Co-Host, Mornings With John Fricke – Weekdays 6 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Bio: Hugh Douglas is a former NFL defensive end who played for a total of 10 years with the New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles and Jacksonville Jaguars. During his football career, Douglas was elected to play three Pro Bowls and is ranked no. 4 on the Eagles all-time sack list. After playing, Douglas was hired as the Eagles’ Good Will Ambassador. Douglas’ broadcasting career includes time as a co-host on CBS Radio’s WIP (Philadelphia); a full-time analyst on ESPN2’s Numbers Never Lie, NFL Studios and as an analyst on ESPN programs such as SportsCenter, NFL Live, ESPN2’s First Take and ESPNEWS. Hugh has also spent time on BBC America and as a reporter with WTXF-TV in Philadelphia.
Hometown: Mansfield, Ohio
College: Central State
Mark Zinno, who is filling in for John Fricke this week, and Hugh Douglas discuss the biggest sports headlines this morning! The Braves outlasted the Reds for a 5-4 victory last night in extra innings; the Big 12 moving forward with expansion; and is Tiger Woods done for good?
Charley Casserly, former NFL GM and current NFL Network Analyst, joined Mark and Hugh on Tuesday to talk about the Atlanta Falcons upcoming season. Casserly says there are too many issues to put it on just on one player, but they need to see more from Vic Beasley or they’ll have to draft defensively high again.
Hugh Douglas and Mark Zinno, who’s filling in for John Fricke this week, discuss the latest happening around the league! The guys talk about the three rules NFL officials will emphasize this upcoming season; also, why won’t Ryan Fitzpatrick text Brandon Marshall back? Find out why the wide receiver is not happy.
Mark Zinno, who is filling in for John Fricke this week, and Hugh Douglas discuss the biggest sports headlines this morning! The Braves and Matt Wisler got rocked by the Reds while Denzel Valentine hit two buzzer-beaters, making the Chicago Bulls the winners of NBA’s Summer League. Also, ACC fans, you’re finally getting your own network!
Falcons President and CEO Rich McKay joined Hugh Douglas and Mark Zinno on Monday to talk about the progress of the new home for the Atlanta Falcons, the Mercedes Benz Stadium.
Hugh Douglas and Mark Zinno, who’s filling in for John Fricke this week, discuss the latest happening around the league! Justin Tucker became the highest paid kicker after signing a new deal with the Baltimore Ravens. While the whole thing irks Mark, did Hugh just change his stance on kickers?
Mark Zinno, who is filling in for John Fricke this week, and Hugh Douglas discuss this weekend’s biggest headlines! The Braves avoided a sweep on Sunday while Henrik Stenson bested with Phil Mickelson at the Open Championship in Royal Troon. And does NBA Summer League MVP really mean anything?
The guys talk about the Falcons Draft and how Coach Quinn got what he wanted and that was speed. They also talk about LB Deion Jones’ family being Saints fans that have now converted to Falcons fans after his son was drafted by the team.
Hawks take on Chicago tonight, current winning streak 3 games. Braves make trades to add some depth. Final 4 teams are setting from Saturday Villanova, Oklahoma, Syracuse & UNC.
Atlanta Hawks take on the Chicago Bulls tonight, current winning streak 3 games. Braves make trades to add some depth. Final 4 teams are setting from Saturday Villanova, Oklahoma, Syracuse & UNC.