The Sports Junkies

The Junkies are four buddies from PG County, MD, who blew up on the WJFK airwaves starting in the summer of 1996. John Auville (Cakes), Eric Bickel (EB), Jason Bishop (Lurch) and John-Paul Flaim (JP) started a cable access tv show in Bowie in 1995 and since then they’ve taken over the coveted morning drive slot on 106.7 The Fan!

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Tony Romo hands the ball off to Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray, which he's done   well over 300 times this season. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Cowboys Fan Doesn’t Care About Your Stats: Romo’s ‘By Far’ NFL MVP (Listen)

“It’s not about stats. The NFL’s about winning games,” a Cowboys fan from Maryland argues with D.C. sports radio hosts about why Tony Romo is “by far” the NFL MVP this season.

12/22/2014

Odell Beckham Jr. #13 of the New York Giants attempts to score a 30 yard touchdown that was nullified due to a penalty in the fourth quarter during their game against the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

NFL Reporter Laughs for 8 Full Seconds at Mention of Jim Haslett’s Name (Listen)

Jim Haslett is “proof that the difference between being a defensive coordinator/head coach in this NFL, and being a P.E. teacher in some high school, is very slim,” said NFL reporter Jason Cole at the mere mention of Haslett’s name, after 8 full seconds of hearty laughter.

12/15/2014

The Junkies Annual Holiday Drinking Show.

The Junkies’ Holiday Drinking Show 2014

Wake up to The Drunkies! Check back frequently as chaos ensues (and embarrassing photos are taken) during The Junkies’ Annual Holiday Drinking Show 2014.

12/12/2014

London Fletcher (credit: Larry French/Getty Images)

Eric Bickel Tells London Fletcher He’s a ‘Phony’ for Haslett Remarks (Listen)

Radio host Eric Bickel tells London Fletcher he’s “a phony” and “a backstabber” for recently remarking that his former Redskins defensive coordinator is a “backstabber.” Listen to the interview in full here.

12/08/2014

Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

It Sounds Like Redskins Park Has Become a Very Lonely Place for Robert Griffin III

“Last Friday, after practice, he was on the field by himself for like 40 minutes, just punting the ball, and running after it,” reporter Mike Jones said of RG3. “And punting the ball, and running after it.”

12/08/2014

Marcin Gortat #4 of the Washington Wizards celebrates after making a shot during the first half against the Los Angeles Lakers at Verizon Center on December 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rick Fox Can’t Imagine Wizards Not Making Eastern Conference Finals

Former Lakers great Rick Fox, who has launched into a second career as an actor since retiring from the NBA, believes the Washington Wizards are destined for the Eastern Conference Finals this season.

12/04/2014

Bradley Beal #3 of the Washington WIzards handles the ball against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Verizon Center on November 29, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cakes Goes on Tirade, Not Going to Take JP’s Wizards Bashing Anymore (Video)

Cakes of The Junkies goes on screaming tirade; not gonna take JP’s Wizards bashing and Western Conference bias anymore.

12/02/2014

Movie character Dark Vader of "Star Wars" fame. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

POLL: Did EB Say ‘Dark Vader’ or ‘Darth Vader’?

POLL: Did EB say “Dark Vader” like a complete donk or “Darth Vader”?

12/02/2014

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins celebrates after a touchdown in the first half against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bill Cowher Strongly Urges Redskins Not to Make ‘Rash’ Decision on RGIII

Bill Cowher encourages the Redskins to be “very careful about making a rash decision” about Robert Griffin III when he still has another year on his contract.

11/25/2014

Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is seen during pregame against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Santa Clara, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

The Junkies on RGIII’s Time as Redskins Starter: ‘It’s Over!’

The Junkies came to a collective realization Monday morning about the reality of Robert Griffin III’s status as the Redskins starting quarterback.

11/24/2014

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