Fricke & Douglas

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Fricke & Douglas
6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

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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The Morning Sports News: ‘Changes Coming?’

The Hawks have some rumors swirling around the franchise, including rumors that GM Wes Wilcox could be demoted or let go and that Coach/President Mike Budenholzer would relinquish his role as President. Hugh said “I think they probably wanted to…

92.9 The Game–05/04/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘Dark Knight Defeated’

The Braves went up against the Dark Knight last night at Sun Trust Park, and it didn’t go well for Matt Harvey as he was roughed up for six runs in five and a third innings, including a massive bomb off the bat of Freddie Freeman. The final score was 9-7 as the Braves held on to give R.A. Dickey his third win of the season, Hugh said “Freddie Freeman has…

92.9 The Game–05/03/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Boycott The Bengals’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, A local Cincinnati tv station is calling for fans to boycott the team after the drafting of Joe Mixon, they want fans to take the money they would spend on a ticket and donate it to non-profits that help with domestic violence. Hugh said “Everyone is not going to…

92.9 The Game–05/02/2017

Hugh Douglas On The Fun-To-Watch Braves: ‘They Are Fighting, And They Never Quit Fighting’

he Braves opened a seven game home stand last night with a loss as the Mets beat the Braves 7-5 at Sun Trust Park, Julio Teheran who had pitched well against the Mets was roughed up for six runs in six innings. Hugh said “It’s still…

92.9 The Game–05/02/2017

Falcons: Best Team In NFC And It’s Not Close

Get ready, Rise Up is about to dominate from the jump. John Fricke thinks the 2017 Falcons will dominate the NFC.

92.9 The Game–05/01/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: Buffalo Bills Cleaned House

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Bills decided to clean house a day after the draft by firing the GM Doug Whaley, and most of the scouting department. Hugh said “This screams to me…

92.9 The Game–05/01/2017

The Morning Sports News: Braves Bats ‘Have Woken Up Here In The Last Week’

The Braves had a good weekend in Milwaukee as they took two out of three from the Brewers, the team’s winning streak got to four games before losing the finale on Sunday. Hugh said “The bats have seemed to…

92.9 The Game–05/01/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Risky Pick?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Raiders made an interesting pick on Thursday night when they picked Gareon Conley with the 24th overall pick just days after he was accused of Rape. Hugh said “He was picked because…

92.9 The Game–04/28/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘Takk’s A Falcon’

The NFL Draft took place last night, and our Falcons were slated to pick 31st but they decided to trade away their 3rd and 7th round picks to Seattle to move into the 26th over pick. With the pick the Falcons drafted Takkarist McKinley DE/LB from UCLA, Hugh said “I’ve been around guys with passion like…

92.9 The Game–04/28/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: No Option For Bridgewater?

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Vikings could be looking for a Quarterback in the draft, as they have said they will not pick up his 5th year option which would guarantee the QB $11 million dollars for the 2018 season. Hugh said “This is just…

92.9 The Game–04/27/2017

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