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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Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

The NFL Hurry UP: ‘Tragic Ending’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, former Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez hanged himself overnight in his jail cell, Hernandez was acquitted on two murders earlier in the month but was serving a life sentence for a murder earlier convicted of. Hugh said “This is a little…

92.9 The Game–04/19/2017

The Morning Sports News: ‘First Loss’

The Braves dropped their first game at Suntrust park last night as they lost to the Nationals and Max Scherzer 3-1, Hugh said “Scherzer is no…

92.9 The Game–04/19/2017

Kawann Short #99 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after defeating the Seattle Seahawks.

The NFL Hurry Up: Huge Difference In Short’s Money And Poe’s Money

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, the Panthers have gotten rid of the franchise tender put on Kawann Short by giving him a new contract. Short got paid with a 5 year $80 million dollar contract where $42 million of it is guaranteed money. Hugh said “There’s…

92.9 The Game–04/18/2017

The Morning Sports News: Historic SunTrust Walk-Off

The Braves completed the sweep of the Padres last night with some walk-off help from home-town kid Dansby Swanson who had the first walk-off hit in Suntrust park in the bottom of the ninth inning. John said “I had a sense that…

92.9 The Game–04/18/2017

Fricke’s Five Facts: State Of The Falcons’ Franchise

Knockin’ on the eve of the NFL draft, John Fricke looks at where things stand in Flowery Branch…

92.9 The Game–04/17/2017

McAuley: SunTrust Park Fan Experience ‘Will Be Way Up There’

Grant McAuley joined John Fricke and Hugh Douglas on “The Morning Show” to talk about the first regular-season game ever at the Braves’ new home (7:35 p.m. ET is first pitch between Atlanta and San Diego Friday), SunTrust Park.

92.9 The Game–04/14/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Bold Prediction’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Dolphins Wide Receiver Jarvis Landry had some bold words for the Patriots saying they would sweep the reigning world champions, and that they were no longer their little brother. Hugh said “It’s nice to have goals, and…

92.9 The Game–04/13/2017

5 Best Notes On Falcons’ Offseason

It’s been a positive pre-draft offseason for the Falcons. John Fricke looks at the best five aspects of the previous few months…

92.9 The Game–04/13/2017

The Morning Sports News: Hawks ‘Have To Win In Playoffs’

The Hawks rested their starters last night in the final regular season game of the year as they lost to the also playoff bound Pacers, Hugh said “They’ve gotten…

92.9 The Game–04/13/2017

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Price Slash?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Is the asking price for Richard Sherman going down? The Seahawks originally wanted a draft pick and a very good player, the team has now said they will take a first and third round pick for Sherman. Hugh said “The funny thing about the NFL is…

92.9 The Game–04/12/2017

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