Matt Holmes


Matt Holmes
Host, Weekends 2 a.m.-6 a.m.

Bio: Matt Holmes has been a proud Atlantan since 2009. He came south after stints covering news and sports in markets like Charlottesville, Nashville and Washington, DC. Matt’s first stop in Atlanta was at 11Alive News, where he produced the morning show and was a regular contributor to the Wake Up with Chesley program. He found his way back to his passion — sports — once 92.9 the Game started up in 2012. A proud graduate of the University of Maryland, Matt won National Championship (2002) and ACC Championship (2004) rings as a student manager for the men’s basketball team. He may also be the only man in the history of the ACC to get into a fistfight with the Demon Deacon mascot after a game at Wake Forest. Most importantly, Matt is a lifelong Braves fan, having grown up rooting for the Triple-A affiliate in his hometown of Richmond.

You can email Matt at or follow him on Twitter @mattterp2005. Make sure to catch his show every Saturday morning from 2-6 a.m. on Sportsradio 92.9 the Game!

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 5: Running back Derrick Henry #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after scoring a second quarter touchdown against the Florida Gators during the SEC Championship at the Georgia Dome on December 5, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Roll Henry! Alabama’s Super-Sized Running Back Wins Heisman

Derrick Henry has won the Heisman Trophy, becoming the second Alabama player to receive college football’s most prestigious player of the year award…

92.9 The Game–12/12/2015

TUSCALOOSA, AL - APRIL 19:  Defensive coordinator Kirby Smart yells at Reuben Foster #10 of the Crimson team prior to the University of Alabama A-Day spring game at Bryant-Denny Stadium on April 19, 2014 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  (Credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Kirby Smart Makes Hires For UGA Coaching Staff

New Georgia coach Kirby Smart has hired Pittsburgh’s Jim Chaney as offensive coordinator…

92.9 The Game–12/12/2015

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 06: Jameis Winston #3 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers runs past Tyson Jackson #94 of the Atlanta Falcons for a touchdown during the first quarter of the game at Raymond James Stadium on December 6, 2015 in Tampa, Florida.  (Credit: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Winston’s Late TD Lifts Bucs Over Falcons 23-19

Jameis Winston threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Mike Evans with 1:39 remaining to give the Tampa Bay Buccaneers a 23-19 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday…

92.9 The Game–12/06/2015

TUSCALOOSA, AL - APRIL 20:  Defensive coordinator Kirby Smart for the Alabama Crimson Tide waits for game action prior to the A-Day spring game at Bryant-Denny Stadium on April 20, 2013 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  (Credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

What’s In A Name? Top 5 Kirby’s Of All-Time

The hire of Kirby Smart as the new head football coach at Georgia filled Dawg fans with plenty of questions this week…

92.9 The Game–12/06/2015

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 5: Defensive coordinator Kirby Smart of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on before the SEC Championship  game against the Florida Gators at the Georgia Dome on December 5, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Georgia Officially Names Bama’s Kirby Smart New Head Coach

Georgia has named Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart as its new head coach. Smart was formally approved as Mark Richt’s successor during a meeting Sunday by the Georgia athletic association executive committee…


CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 05: Head coach Dabo Swinney of the Clemson Tigers celebrates with the trophy after a win against the North Carolina Tar Heels during the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Championship at Bank of America Stadium on December 5, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Clemson won 45-37. (Credit: Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Unbeaten Clemson Takes Top Spot in College Football Playoff

Top-seeded Clemson will play No. 4 Oklahoma at the Orange Bowl and No. 2 Alabama gets No. 3 Michigan State at the Cotton Bowl in the New Year’s Eve semifinals of the College Football Playoff…

92.9 The Game–12/06/2015

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 5: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide after defeating the Florida Gators 29-15 in the SEC Championship game at the Georgia Dome on December 5, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Smilin’ Saban: Tide Roll Gators For SEC Title

Heisman Trophy favorite Derrick Henry rushed for 189 bruising yards and No. 2 Alabama locked up its spot in the College Football Playoff, beating No. 18 Florida 29-15 with a dominating defensive performance in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday…

92.9 The Game–12/05/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 27: The head coach Brian Gregory of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets reacts against Villanova Wildcats during the NIT Season Tip-Off Championship game at Barclays Center on November 27, 2015 in Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Jackets Get Past Tulane 76-68

Marcus Georges-Hunt scored 19 points to lead Georgia Tech over Tulane 76-68 on Saturday night…

92.9 The Game–12/05/2015

STATESBORO, GA - DECEMBER 5: Quarterback Nick Arbuckle #4 of the Georgia State Panthers looks downfield as he's pressured by defenders from the Georgia Southern Eagles during the second quarter on December 5, 2015 at Paulson Stadium in Statesboro, Georgia. (Credit: Todd Bennett/Getty Images)

Georgia State Smacks Rival Georgia Southern, 34-7

Nick Arbuckle threw for 346 yards and three touchdowns and Georgia State defeated rival Georgia Southern 34-7 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time in school history…

92.9 The Game–12/05/2015

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 29:  Everson Griffen #97 of the Minnesota Vikings sacks Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons during the second half at the Georgia Dome on November 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Ryan Picks Cost Falcons In 20-10 Loss

Adrian Peterson ran for 158 yards and a pair of touchdowns, Matt Ryan threw two more interceptions, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the slumping Atlanta Falcons 20-10 on Sunday…

92.9 The Game–11/29/2015



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