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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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 13: Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton (1) after the after the NFL game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Carolina Panthers on November 13, 2016, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.  The Kansas City Chiefs won 20-17.
(Photo by Chris Rodier/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Taken The Fun Away’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Cam Newton says playing in the NFL should be fun and the NFL takes the fun away when they don’t let you celebrate. Hugh said “There are stresses that come along with…

92.9 The Game–11/16/2016

MIAMI, FL - NOVEMBER 15: Dennis Schroder #17 of the Atlanta Hawks reacts during the game against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on November 15, 2016 in Miami, Florida. 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.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Five Straight’

The Hawks have won five in a row, but it didn’t come easily Tuesday s the Hawks hold off the shorthanded Heat 93-90 in a game where they lost Dwight Howard to a left quad contusion. Dennis Schroder…

92.9 The Game–11/16/2016

NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 13:  Mike McCarthy the head coach of the Green Bay Packers watches the action during the game against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium on November 13, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘I’m A Highly Successful Coach’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy told the media yesterday in his press conference that he is a builder and a highly successful coach. John said “If you have to…

92.9 The Game–11/15/2016

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 13: Head coach Dan Quinn of the Atlanta Falcons looks on during warmups before a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on November 13, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeated the Falcons 24-15. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘The Bye Week Starts Now’

The Falcons head into the bye week at 6 and 4, which is third overall in the NFC and first in the NFC South by a game and a half over New Orleans and Tampa. Hugh said “They will self scout this week and look at their…

92.9 The Game–11/15/2016

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5 Reasons The College Football Playoff Is A Disaster

John Fricke breaks down how the College Football Playoff is turning into a disaster after this CRAZY weekend in college football… what a mess!

92.9 The Game–11/14/2016

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Fricke And Douglas Take On The #MannequinChallenge

We all have to do it. Every time there’s one of these Internet “challenge’s”, we rush to grab our phones and start rolling video. So why should this one be any different. John Fricke, Hugh Douglas and the crew suggested we shoot one this…

92.9 The Game–11/14/2016

CLEVELAND, OH - NOVEMBER 06: Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and executive vice president Stephen Jones look on before the game against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 6, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. Dallas defeated Cleveland 35-10. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Jerry Makes Up His Mind’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Cowboys have a decision to make at the Quarterback position and Jerry Jones has finally made it. Jones said after the game that Dak Prescott would continue to be the team’s starting QB, Hugh said “This is what happened, I think he was…

92.9 The Game–11/14/2016

Sep 1985:  Quarterback Dave Archer of the Atlanta Falcons calls signals at the line during a game against the Los Angeles Rams at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, California.  The Rams won the game 17-6. Mandatory Credit: Mike Powell  /Allsport

LISTEN: Dave Archer Joins The Morning Show

Dave Archer joined the Morning show, Hugh asked Arch where the team needs to improve moving forward, Arch said “The first thing that has to happen is…

92.9 The Game–11/14/2016

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 13:Philadelphia Eagles Running Back Ryan Mathews (24) scores a 2 point conversion during an NFL game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Philadelphia Eagles on November 13, 2016, at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA. The Eagles won 24-15. (Photo by Andy Lewis/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Run Over In Philly’

The bye week is coming at a good time for the Falcons as they were dominated on the line of scrimmage Sunday in a 24-15 loss at Philadelphia. The Eagles rushed for 207 yards and held the ball for 38 minutes, the Falcons only ran 48 plays. Hugh said “You got pushed around up front, and…

92.9 The Game–11/14/2016

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 13: Ryan Mathews #24 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates his touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons in the fourth quarter during a game at Lincoln Financial Field on November 13, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeated the Falcons 24-15. (Credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Eagles Run Past Falcons 24-15

The Philadelphia Eagles finally showed that they can win a game in the fourth quarter as they rallied for a 24-15 win against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field…

92.9 The Game–11/13/2016

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