Fricke & Douglas


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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Kobe Bryant… Retiring Two Numbers?

Lakers announced that they will retire both of Kobe Bryant’s numbers. Which number did you like Kobe the most in: 8 or 24?

92.9 The Game–09/13/2017

NFL Hurry Up: Bad Turf

The Patriots want to get the turf replaced at Gillette Stadium because they’re saying it’s too soft. Is it the same turf the Falcons use? Hugh believes it could just be one person complaining.

92.9 The Game–09/12/2017

Morning Sports News: Impressive Debut From Dalvin Cook

Week 1 of the NFL season wrapped last night in a Monday Night Football double-header. Sam Bradford and the Vikings rolled the New Orleans Saints. Rookie RB Dalvin Cook was impressive.

92.9 The Game–09/12/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘Bearing Down’

The Falcons opened their season on the road against the Chicago Bears on Sunday and came away with a 23-17 win. It all came down to a defensive goal-line stand in the final seconds which ended with a Brooks Reed sack on QB Mike Glennon.

92.9 The Game–09/11/2017

Carlos Bocanegra Interview on the Morning Show 9/8

Atlanta United Technical Director Carlos Bocanegra chats with the Morning Show before Atlanta United’ Mercedes Benz home opener

92.9 The Game–09/08/2017

NFL Hurry Up: ‘Chips In Balls?’

The NFL is experimenting with data-collection chips inside footballs this season. For now, it seems that the league is going to use this chip’s data to see whether they should tighten up the field goals even more.

92.9 The Game–09/08/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘Hangover Remedy’

The Falcons travel to Chicago today for their season opener against the Bears on Sunday. The Players Tribune had a great article about Matt Ryan called “The Hangover” that gave some insight into how Ryan was able to get over the Super Bowl loss.

92.9 The Game–09/08/2017

Drink The Kool-Aid! Rise Up Is Gonna Roar!

John Fricke is drinking the Falcons Kool-Aid and welcomes everyone to jump on the bandwagon…

92.9 The Game–09/08/2017

The NFL Hurry: ‘She Cost Him’

Former Ravens linebacker, Ray Lewis, has a theory on why his former team didn’t sign Colin Kaepernick.

92.9 The Game–09/07/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘Competition Wednesday’

The Falcons are busy preparing for their first regular season game of the 2017 season against the Chicago Bears.

92.9 The Game–09/07/2017

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