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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ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 11:  Mohamed Sanu #12 of the Atlanta Falcons fails to pull in this reception against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Georgia Dome on September 11, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Morning Show: ‘Time To Regroup’

Opening day at the Georgia Dome for the Falcons Sunday turned into a Jameis Winston show, as Tampa beats the Falcons 31-24 thanks to four Winston touchdown passes. Hugh said “There were key plays that gave the Bucs momentum and they…

92.9 The Game–09/12/2016

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 11:  Charles Sims #34 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrates scoring a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on September 11, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Falcons Rally, But Drop Opener 31-24 To Tampa

Jameis Winston threw four touchdowns pass to prevail in a passing duel with Matt Ryan and Tampa Bay defeated the NFC South-rival Atlanta Falcons 31-24 on Sunday…

92.9 The Game–09/11/2016

CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 17:  Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks looks on during the third quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff Game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on January 17, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Return Of Beast Mode?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Marshawn Lynch has hinted at coming back to the NFL this season, Hugh said “He’s had a nice vacation, a lot of guys when they are done…

92.9 The Game–09/09/2016

DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 08:  Outside linebacker Von Miller #58 and strong safety T.J. Ward #43 of the Denver Broncos celebrate a Miller sack against the Carolina Panthers late in the fourth quarter at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 8, 2016 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Different Night, Similar Outcome’

The NFL’s season opening game was not short on drama Thursday night with Carolina’s Graham Gano missing a 50 yard field goal in the final minute to give Denver a 21-20 win. Hugh said “That defense got…

92.9 The Game–09/09/2016

KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 25:  Trent Green #10 of the Kansas City Chiefs looks to pass during the game against the Oakland Raiders at Arrowhead Field on December 25, 2004 in Kansas City, Missouri.  The Chiefs defeated the Raiders 31-30.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

LISTEN: CBS NFL Analyst Trent Green Joins The Morning Show

Trent Green joined the Morning show to talk some NFL, John asked Trent about his thoughts on the Falcons Trent said “I’ve always liked Matt…

92.9 The Game–09/08/2016

HOUSTON, TX- OCTOBER 09: J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans salutes after knocking down a pass by quarterback Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter in a NFL game on October 9, 2014 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘Done For Good?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, JJ Watt is recovering from back surgery, and Watt spoke to the media yesterday saying he thought might never play again after the injuries he’s suffered. Hugh said “He was hurt all of last…

92.9 The Game–09/08/2016

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 6: Running back Charles Sims #34 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers runs out of the reach of defensive tackle Grady Jarrett #97 of the Atlanta Falcons in the fourth quarter at Raymond James Stadium on December 6, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Grady Jarrett Joins The Morning Show

The guys on the morning show caught up with Grady Jarrett yesterday at open locker room When asked about the difference in last year and this year for him coming into the season Grady said “I feel more…

92.9 The Game–09/08/2016

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 20:  Julio Jones #11 of the Atlanta Falcons makes a first down reception in the fourth quarter under pressure from Brandon Meriweather #22 of the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on September 20, 2015 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Atlanta Falcons defeated the New York Giants 24-20. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

The Morning Sports News: ‘Limited’

Tonight marks the start of the regular season in the NFL with the Broncos and Panthers colliding at 8 PM, the Falcons must wait until Sunday when they play Tampa, Julio Jones was…

92.9 The Game–09/08/2016

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 14: Head coach Dan Quinn of the Atlanta Falcons celebrates beating the Philadelphia Eagles at the Georgia Dome on September 14, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Dan Quinn Joins The Morning Show

Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Dan Quinn joined the Morning Show, Arch asked Coach Quinn about the difficulty of getting down to a 53 man roster after building relationships with players during the off-season and training camp, Coach said “That part of the job is…

92.9 The Game–09/07/2016

NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 01:  Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates a touchdown during the second quarter of a game against the New York Giants at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

The NFL Hurry Up: ‘$25 Million A Year?’

It was time for the NFL Hurry up, Drew Brees wants a new contract and has told the Saints that he won’t negotiate after Sunday, Brees is wanting $25 million a year. Arch said “I think there is good dialogue going on between the two sides and they…

92.9 The Game–09/07/2016

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