John and Hugh share their thoughts on both the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Braves young core of players and discuss which of the two they are most excited about seeing over the next few seasons.
John and Hugh react to the Braves win over the Red Sox and Vaughn Grissom's first major league home run.
92.9 The Game Atlanta Braves Insider Grant McAuley talks about staying level-headed coming out of the series with the Mets, what the plans are at second base with Arcia injured, Ronald Acuna Jr. being back despite waiting for a power surge still, keeping the focus on the Mets and the NL East and not the Wild Card chase, and Austin Riley's plate approach.
John and Hugh dive into the NFL appealing the Deshaun Watson six game suspension ruling.
92.9 The Game Atlanta Falcons Reporter Joe Patrick discusses what has stood out to his so far at Training Camp and why he believes the secondary will be a much stronger unit in 2022.
92.9 The Game Atlanta Falcons Reporter Joe Patrick chats about how much the Falcons Secondary looks to be a strong unit, if there is interest from the Falcons in Bears LB Roquan Smith, what to expect the breakdown to be at QB in Friday's preseason game, narrowing down some of the position groups in the preseason, having to make decisions on position battles using just three preseason games, and finally getting to see Feleipe Franks as a Tight End in game scenarios.
John and Hugh evaluate which side of the ball the Falcons will need to see the most improvement on first.
During the final hour, John & Hugh bring you , welcome in former Falcon and current NFL analyst Harry Douglas to get his take on how the team is progressing through training camp and then close out the show discussing the passing of Olivia Newton-John.
NFL and Falcons Analyst HARRY DOUGLAS speaks about the versatility he feels the offense could have this season, what he wants to see from the QB's in Friday's preseason game, the adjustment for Feleipe Franks going from QB to TE, adding designed QB runs into the offensive gameplan, and the Braves needing to figure a few things out.
For the third hour of The Morning Show with John & Hugh, Rapid Fire starts the hour. They bounce around the NFL and look at some of the headlines around the league. The interview with Falcons LB Ade Ogundeji from Andy & Randy is replayed and John & Hugh again discuss the importance of the LB corp.
Hour 2 of The Morning Show from Flowery Branch gets into the NFL with preseason games getting underway this week. They also discuss the recent college football Coaches Poll and how it shakes out.
Hour 1 of the The Morning Show with John & Hugh kicks off from Flowery Branch for Falcons training camp. The guys reflect on the tough series the Braves had with the Mets and look ahead to the two-game series vs Boston. Then they go around the landscape of Atlanta and Georgia sports and touch on some headlines before trying to forecast what the rest of the Braves season will look like and how they need to position themselves to make another return to the World Series. The first hour wraps up with
(Hour 4 8-8-22) - John & Hugh welcome Mike Griffith to the show to start the final hour to talk Dawgs as the season opener draws closer. Falcons camp continues and Kyle Pitts enters year two and is primed for a breakout season. Mike Conti, the PxP voice of ATL United breaks down the 5 Stripes massive win.
Hawks and United Broadcaster Mike Conti talks about how Andrew Gutman's goal has momentarily saved the season, the issues United is having right now getting the final touch to a dangerous ball, if Josef is destined to remain in the starting lineup, how dangerous Almada has been, how the Falcons are treating the preseason, what he's hoping to see against the Lions on Friday night, and how the QB action will breakdown throughout the preseason.
Senior UGA Beat Writer for DawgNation Mike Griffith speaks about the tone of practice during fall camp, the tight end room at Georgia, the various ways the tight ends could be used on offense this year, the offensive line competition at both guard spots, Carson Beck lining up behind Stetson Bennett, who's undervalued in the SEC, and the reaction to Nick Saban's comments about 2021 being a rebuilding year.
Hugh Douglas reacts to the comments of Marlon Davidson and why the look that Davidson had during the interview was enough to get him to buy in on this year being better for the 3rd year player.
(Hour 2 8-8-22) - The Braves hit a skid in New York this weekend, leaving John & Hugh asking fans if they are still confident that Atlanta can repeat as World Series champs.
(Hour 1 8-8-22) - John & Hugh are live at Falcons camp but begin with their reaction to a rough weekend for the Braves as the Mets widen their lead in the NL East and a bad day at the ballpark for Pete Rose.
Atlanta Falcons Digital Reporter Scott Bair chats about how intense the practices have been over the first week of training camp, how the transition is going for QB turned TE Feleipe Franks, how to grade Kyle Pitts performance in his rookie season, which players who entered camp as afterthoughts have started to make a name for themselves, Drake London being a legit #1 receiver, and how the offensive line competition is stacking up.
John and Hugh talk with Josh Alper of Pro football Talk about the latest NFL news.
Pro Football Talk NFL Columnist Josh Alper speaks about the NFL's plan with their appeal of the Deshaun Watson appeal, what he expects as a new punishment for Watson, if the Texans need to be penalized as well, the impact of the season-ending injuries in training camp, which second-year quarterbacks need to take serious steps forward this season, and one reason to think the Falcons could be better than many people are projecting.