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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CHICAGO - APRIL 1986:  Tim Raines of the Montreal Expos runs the bases during an MLB game versus the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.  Raines played for the Expos from 1979-1990. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘3 New Members’

The Baseball Hall of Fame voted yesterday and inducted three new members as…

92.9 The Game–01/19/2017

Arthur Blank: ‘I Feel More Confident About The Team Than I Have In Any Of My 15 Years’

Atlanta Falcons team owner Arthur Blank joined John Fricke and Hugh Douglas on The Morning Show Thursday.

92.9 The Game–01/19/2017

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14:  Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn reacts against the Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome on January 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Joins The Morning Show

Falcons Head Coach Dan Quinn joined the Morning show, John asked Coach about “I was definitely pumped to…

92.9 The Game–01/18/2017

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The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Where Are We Again?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Chargers introduced new Head Coach Anthony Lynn yesterday and with all…

92.9 The Game–01/18/2017

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 8:  Trevin Wade #31 of the New York Giants tackles Jordy Nelson #87 of the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter during the NFC Wild Card game at Lambeau Field on January 8, 2017 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Chances Are Slim’

The Falcons started practicing yesterday for the Packers, the Packers and QB Aaron Rodgers are red hot coming into this game but could be without receiver Jordy Nelson who is still nursing a rib injury. The team’s leading receiver has been out since the Wildcard round and reports are his chances are slim to play, Hugh said “This is the…

92.9 The Game–01/18/2017

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 14: Head Coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on prior to the AFC Divisional Playoff Game against the Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium on January 14, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘I’m Not On Snapface’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Bill Belichick was asked about Antonio Brown’s social media post, Belichick said he wasn’t on instachat so he doesn’t care what they post. Hugh said “He knows what…

92.9 The Game–01/17/2017

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14:  Julio Jones #11 of the Atlanta Falcons catches the ball against  Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome on January 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Expected To Play’

The Falcons had yesterday off but start practicing for the Packers today in Flowery Branch, Dan Quinn said that Julio Jones will be limited this week but is expected to play on Sunday. Hugh said “No question he will…

92.9 The Game–01/17/2017

HOUSTON, TX - JANUARY 07:  Fans tailgate before the AFC Wild Card game between the Oakland Raiders and Houston Texans at NRG Stadium on January 7, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Headed South?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, could San Diego still have an NFL team? The city is reportedly set to make a run at the Raiders before they try to file relocation papers to move to Las Vegas. Hugh said “I think…

92.9 The Game–01/16/2017

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 14:   Mohamed Sanu #12 of the Atlanta Falcons catches a touchdown against the Seattle Seahawks at the Georgia Dome on January 14, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘One More At The Big Dome’

The Falcons advanced to the NFC Championship game Saturday after they beat the Seattle Seahawks 36-20 behind a 338 yard, 3 touchdown effort by Matt Ryan. The team was able to hold Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to only 225 yards through the air, Hugh said “The young guys on defense are playing…

92.9 The Game–01/16/2017

25 Nov 1990: Running back Bo Jackson of the Los Angeles Raiders moves the ball during a game against the Kansas City Chiefs at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. The Chiefs won the game, 27-24.

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Bo Regrets?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Bo Jackson recently told USA Today that if he knew the things he knows now about the dangers of the sport he would not have played football. Hugh said “If there is anyone out there…

92.9 The Game–01/13/2017

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