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John Fricke is a 30-plus year veteran television, radio 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). He 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 was also a news talk show host at both WSJS (Winston-Salem) and WGST (Atlanta). He has been the play-by-play radio voice at 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 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. His 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. Douglas has also spent time on BBC America and as a reporter with WTXF-TV in Philadelphia.

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    March 25, 2019 - 7:21 am

    After Trae Young hit Saturday night's game-winning bucket with 0.1 left to give the Hawks the win over the 76ers, John Fricke and Hugh Douglas are more conviced than ever that Trae should be the...

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    March 22, 2019 - 9:59 am

    Former Atlanta Braves pitcher and current FOX Sports MLB Analyst Paul Byrd joined Hugh Douglas and John Fricke on Friday morning and discussed Julio Teheran's move to pitch solely out of the...

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    March 21, 2019 - 10:18 am

    Stadium college hoops analyst Jeff Goodman shares which teams he feels have a real shot to win it all and why Duke could struggle with Mississippi State.

    "There's five teams for me," said...

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    March 21, 2019 - 8:32 am

    Voice of the Atlanta Hawks Steve Holman joined John Fricke and Hugh Douglas on Thursday's Morning Show and while chatting about the Hawks overall performance this season couldn't help but heap the...

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    March 21, 2019 - 7:42 am

    Even though UGA running back Elijah Holyfield clocked a slow 40 time at the combine and another slow time at Thursday's Pro Day, John Fricke thinks he might be just what the Atlanta Falcons need...

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    March 20, 2019 - 9:32 am

    Atlanta Braves broadcaster Chip Caray discusses reaching the part of Spring Training that the players just want real action and MLB's Opening Day taking place in Tokyo Wednesday.

    He explains...

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    March 20, 2019 - 9:19 am

    Atlanta United Center Back Michael Parkhurst talks about joining the Hawks last night and who he will pick to win the NCAA Tournament this year, noting "​"I haven't watched many games this year, I...

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    March 20, 2019 - 8:22 am

    On Tuesday afternoon the Atlanta Falcons sent a survey out to some of it's fans and part of the survey asked if they should bring back The Dirty Bird and in which manner. On Wednesday's morning...

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