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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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    September 21, 2018 - 10:59 am

    Football season is here which means the Morning Show's Pick 6 is here! John, Hugh and company make their predictions against the weekend's biggest match-ups.

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    Announced in March, the eight-team league will make it's debut in February 2019....

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    September 19, 2018 - 10:24 am

    Atlanta Falcons defensive ends Takk McKinley and Derrick Shelby both left Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers. 

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    September 18, 2018 - 11:22 am

    Rivalry Week is upon us Atlanta Falcons fans as the New Orleans Saints roll into town on Sunday afternoon. The Saints (1-1) defied expectations in the 2017 season bcoming the NFC South Champions...

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    September 17, 2018 - 11:52 am

    The Atlanta Falcons won the battle of the "walking wounded" against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, 31-24. 

    With both safety Keanu Neal and LB Deion Jones out for the forseeable future, the...

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