Fricke & Douglas

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Fricke & Douglas
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John Fricke is a 30+ year veteran television and radio show host and anchor. Fricke began anchoring at CNN at age 21 and in 1982 he created the sports department at CNN Headline News (now HLN). Fricke is an Emmy & AP award winner who has been a part of ACE award winning programs as well. His career has spanned from anchoring at CNN to hosting at Fox Sports Radio. Fricke has also been a news talk show host at both WSJS (Winston-Salem) and WGST (Atlanta). He has been the play-by-play radio voice of both Wake Forest and San Diego State. Fricke hosted television play-by-play for Tennessee-Chattanooga, Nebraska gymnastics and women’s basketball.

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.

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ARLINGTON, TX - AUGUST 19:  Dak Prescott #4 of the Dallas Cowboys during a preseason game against the Miami Dolphins at AT&T Stadium on August 19, 2016 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Dak Is The Guy”

It was time for the NFL Hurry Up, Cowboys Quarterback Tony Romo could miss 6-10 weeks with another injury to his back, Dak Prescott will be the starter in Romo’s absence. Hugh said “Dak might be

92.9 The Game–4 hours ago

LANDOVER, MD - OCTOBER 25: Running back Doug Martin #22 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers carries the ball while free safety Dashon Goldson #38 of the Washington Redskins defends in the second quarter of a game at FedExField on October 25, 2015 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Goldson Signed’

This is now the final week of the preseason for the Falcons, who host the Jaguars Thursday before cutting the roster down to the final 53. Dashon Goldson was brought in over the weekend to replace the injured Keanu Neal, Hugh said “I think it’s good to bring…

92.9 The Game–5 hours ago

LANDOVER, MD - OCTOBER 04: Dashon Goldson #38 of the Washington Redskins high fives fans after beating the Philadelphia Eagles 23-20 at FedExField on October 4, 2015 in Landover, Maryland. (Credit: Evan Habeeb/Getty Images)

Falcons Bolster Secondary With Veteran Safety Goldson

The Atlanta Falcons signed veteran free-agent safety Dashon Goldson on Sunday. The Falcons will be without rookie starting strong safety Keanu Neal, the first-round pick, for at least the first two regular-season games with a right knee injury. He will have arthroscopic surgery on Monday…

92.9 The Game–16 hours ago

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 31: Kicker Roberto Aguayo #19 of the Florida State Seminoles falls down on first quarter field goal attempt against the Houston Cougars during the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl at the Georgia Dome on December 31, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Don’t Trade Up For Kickers’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Tampa Bay Rookie Kicker Robery Aguayo, who the Bucs traded up for in the second round, continues to struggle as he went 3 for 6 on Field Goals in practice. Hugh said “He could be a little…

92.9 The Game–08/24/2016

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LISTEN: Dave Archer Joins The Morning Show

Falcons Radio Analyst Dave Archer joined the Morning Show to talk about the third preseason game. Arch said, “Going into…”

92.9 The Game–08/24/2016

PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 23:  Matt Kemp #27 of the Atlanta Braves doubles to deep right driving in two runs during the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on August 23, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Late Inning Drama’

Week 3 of the NFL preseason begins tomorrow night with the Falcons in Orlando to take on the Dolphins, this is typically the week where starters play the most. Hugh said “There’s a few guys that I could see Coach Quinn…

92.9 The Game–08/24/2016

SANTA CLARA, CA - OCTOBER 22:  Michael Bennett #72 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after a sack of Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers during their NFL game at Levi's Stadium on October 22, 2015 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Kicked Out’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Michael Bennett was kicked out of practice again this week, Bennett’s side of the story is there is a code to the NFL, and with the offensive line being new this is causing the scraps. Hugh said “I just think this is due to…

92.9 The Game–08/23/2016

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 29:  Vic Beasley Jr. #44 of the Atlanta Falcons runs out on the field prior to the game against the Minnesota Vikings at the Georgia Dome on November 29, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Ready For Thursday’

Thursday night in Orlando the Falcons play their most meaningful game of the preseason against Miami, Quinn indicated Monday that Vic Beasley should be able to play Thursday night after being held out last week with a shoulder injury. Hugh said “You want to see what…

92.9 The Game–08/23/2016

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 11:  Shaq Lawson #90 of the Clemson Tigers sacks Jake Coker #14 of the Alabama Crimson Tide in the second quarter during the 2016 College Football Playoff National Championship Game at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 11, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

7 Bold Predictions For College Football 2016

You know this drill, no wasting time… Here are John Fricke’s 7 bold, outrageous predictions for the 2016-2017 season… let’s get at it!

92.9 The Game–08/22/2016

at AT&T Stadium on August 19, 2016 in Arlington, Texas.

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘No More Probable’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, there is no more probable on the NFL injury report, the league has redefined the classifications. The new categories are questionable, doubtful and out, John said “This will affect fantasy…

92.9 The Game–08/22/2016

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