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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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Head coach Mark Richt of the Georgia Bulldogs.  (Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

Chuckery: Don’t Fret Georgia Fans… Its Coughlin’s Law

Coughlin’s Law… Nothing ends well or it wouldn’t end… Prophetic words from the 80’s movie Cocktail… And so ends the Mark Richt era as the Head Coach of Georgia Football. In many ways, this was coming… Maybe not as soon as expected… Maybe not as dignified coming off a win against their instate rival… But Georgia fans I’m here to tell you the time for this had come.

92.9 The Game–11/29/2015

ATHENS, GA - OCTOBER 17: Head Coach Mark Richt of the Georgia Bulldogs celebrates with fans after the game against the Missouri Tigers on October 17, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

With Richt Departure, UGA Football Enters State Of “Arrested Development”

One of my favorite TV shows of the past decade is the hilarious and ever-quotable “Arrested Development”. The show chronicles the wealthy, but hapless Bluth family who – despite the successes of their friends and rivals – just can’t seem to get it right…

92.9 The Game–11/29/2015

ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 26: Georgia Bulldogs head coach Mark Richt watches on in the third quarter of the game against the Southern University Jaguars on September 26, 2015 at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georgia. The Georgia Bulldogs won 48-6. (Credit: Todd Kirkland/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Mark Richt

Mark Richt Out In Athens

Georgia coach Mark Richt is stepping down after 15 seasons in what is being called a “mutual” decision…

92.9 The Game–11/29/2015

BATON ROUGE, LA - NOVEMBER 28:  Head coach Les Miles of the LSU Tigers celebrates after defeating the Texas A&M Aggies 19-7 at Tiger Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  (Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

LSU AD: Miles Will Return As Coach

LSU athletic director Joe Alleva says Les Miles will remain the coach of the Tigers. The announcement came Saturday night after LSU beat Texas A&M 19-7 and capped a week full of speculation and ominous reports about whether Miles would be back…

92.9 The Game–11/29/2015

at Philips Arena on November 24, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  NOTE TO USER User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

Hawks Dominant In Win Over Celtics Tuesday Night

ATLANTA — On the same night Atlanta honored one of its best defensive players in franchise history, the Hawks exploded for one of their best offensive efforts of the season. Forward Paul Millsap led seven Hawks in double figures with 25 points, and point guard Jeff Teague added 16 points and nine assists in a 121-97 win over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday…

92.9 The Game–11/24/2015

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 22: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons throws a pass under pressure during the first half against the Indianapolis Colts at the Georgia Dome on November 22, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Turnovers Doom Falcons In 24-21 Loss To Indy

Adam Vinatieri kicked a 43-yard field goal with 52 seconds remaining, and the Indianapolis Colts overcame a pair of two-touchdown deficits to beat the slumping Atlanta Falcons 24-21 on Sunday behind backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck…

92.9 The Game–11/22/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - NOVEMBER 21:  LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on during the game against the Atlanta Hawks on November 21, 2015 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE  (Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Coach Bud Ejected As Hawks Lose To Cavs; Lost Four Out Of Last Five

CLEVELAND — Kevin Love recorded 25 points and 11 rebounds as the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers still had enough to beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-97 on Saturday in an Eastern Conference finals rematch from last season…

92.9 The Game–11/21/2015

BOSTON, MA - NOVEMBER 13: Paul Millsap #4 of the Atlanta Hawks handles the ball during the game on November 13, 2015 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Millsap Brothers Embrace Each Other On, Off The Court

Paul Millsap nearly added the perfect ending to a great night. Having already scored 28 points and needing two more to eke out a win on the game’s final play, Millsap darted along the baseline around an Al Horford screen, caught the entry pass, and took one sharp step to his right – a crossover dribble that sent the help defender tumbling harmlessly aside…

92.9 The Game–11/17/2015

College Football: Playoff National Championship: Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer in huddle with players before game vs Oregon at AT&T Stadium. 
Arlington, TX 1/12/2015
CREDIT: John W. McDonough (Credit: John W. McDonough /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images)
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Top 5 “Must-See” Games Left In The Regular Season (and NONE of them are in the SEC!)

With the college football season down to its last couple weekends, there are still a handful of “must-see” games left before the conference championships. Interestingly, none of them is happening in the best conference in the country…

92.9 The Game–11/16/2015

SYRACUSE, NY - NOVEMBER 14:  Deshaun Watson #4 of the Clemson Tigers scrambles as Syracuse Orange defenders pursue on November 14, 2015 at The Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York.  Clemson defeats Syracuse 37-27.  (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

John Fricke: Where College Football Stands Right Now (Nov 15, 2015)

This wild, crazy, incredible season just keeps getting better (or worse, depending on your personal viewpoint). A few thoughts on where we stand heading to week-12…

92.9 The Game–11/15/2015

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