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: ‘Rough Start To The Break’

The Hawks had a disappointing end last night to start their west coast trip, as they lost to 99-84 to the…

92.9 The Game–02/16/2017

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The Morning Sports News: ‘A New QB Coach’

The Falcons have reportedly hired…

92.9 The Game–02/15/2017

Georgia Tech Josh Pastner

Josh Pastner Was Told Georgia Tech Might Not Win 5 Games In 2016-17

Josh Pastner says it’s T-E-A-M that’s pushed Georgia Tech to 15 wins and counting.

92.9 The Game–02/15/2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - JANUARY 21: Head coach Josh Pastner of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets watches during Georgia Tech's game against the Virginia Cavaliers at John Paul Jones Arena on January 21, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Photo by Chet Strange/Getty Images)

LISTEN: GT Mens Basketball Head Coach Josh Pastner Joins The Morning Show

GT Mens Basketball Coach Josh Pastner joined the show to talk about the current season that could end in a NCAA appearance for the Jackets. Hugh asked Coach what he has done to get the team to buy in, Coach said “We’ve Come a long way, this team is really…

92.9 The Game–02/14/2017

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 04:  Julio Jones #11 of the Atlanta Falcons and defensive coordinator Richard Smith look at the stadium during the Super Bowl LI team walk through at NRG Stadium on February 4, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Moved On’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, former Falcons DC Richard Smith has officially…

92.9 The Game–02/14/2017

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The Morning Sports News: ‘A Comeback’

The Hawks West Coast trip continued last night as they were in Portland to take on the Trailblazers, and came roaring back to score the final 12 points of the game 109-104 in overtime. Hugh said “I didn’t know…

92.9 The Game–02/14/2017

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 01:  Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shanahan of the Atlanta Falcons speaks with the media during a Super Bowl LI press conference on February 1, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘No OC’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Kyle Shanahan has arrived in San Francisco and reports are that Shanahan will not hire an OC and will do it himself. Hugh said “The thing about…

92.9 The Game–02/09/2017

GAINESVILLE, FL - APRIL 9:  Defensive coordinator Dan Quinn (left); defensive line coach Bryant Young and linebacker coach D. J. Durkin (right) of the Florida Gators direct play during the Orange and Blue spring football game April 9, 2011 Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at Gainesville, Florida.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘More Changes’

There are more changes in Flowery Branch to report this morning as the Falcons will reportedly name Bryant Young the Defensive Line Coach, running backs coach Bobby Turner is departing for San Francisco to the same position and Keith Carter will be promoted from within to that position. Hugh said “I know Bryant and I’m…

92.9 The Game–02/09/2017

TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09:  Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian of the Alabama Crimson Tide looks on during the second half of the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship Game against the Clemson Tigers at Raymond James Stadium on January 9, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Change Is Coming’

Changes are being made in Flowery Branch as the Falcons have hired Steve Sarkisian to be the new…

92.9 The Game–02/08/2017

HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 01:  Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shanahan of the Atlanta Falcons speaks with the media during a Super Bowl LI press conference on February 1, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Off To San Fran’

The Falcons will be in search of a new offensive coordinator in the off season as Kyle Shanahan has taken the Head Coaching job in San Francisco, Hugh said “It’s funny how everyone…

92.9 The Game–02/07/2017

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