NFL: The Dave Dameshek Football Program

Shek, Rank and Handsome Hank are joined by Washington Redskins RB Alfred Morris to kibitz about where he ranks on “The Top 100 Players of 2013” list, RG3's health, what he's getting RG3 for his wedding, who'd win in a footrace between the NFC East QBs, and the best Redskins uniform. The fellas also discuss other questionable rankings on the “Top 100”, and which Super Bowl matchup would be the most compelling in February of 2014.

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Shek and Rank are joined by's fantasy hall of famer Michael Fabiano to begin plotting 2013 fantasy draft strategies. The fellas also kibitz with Around The League scribe Dan Hanzus about a number of subjects on the newest Black List, including NBA dynasties and JaMarcus Russell's comeback attempt. 

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Shek and Rank kibitz with Jacksonville Jaguars star Maurice Jones-Drew about the “Top 100 Players of 2013” countdown airing on NFL Network, the dawn of a new era in Jacksonville, pizza toppings and coaching 4-year-olds. Handsome Hank joins in for further top 100 players analysis, and the week of podcasting rounds out with an extended “ATL Debate Club”' in which Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler yap with colleague Gregg Rosenthal and NY Daily News Jets beat writer Manish Meta. 

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Dave Dameshek is joined by "Handsome" Hank who fills in for Adam Rank, who is on assignment, with guest producer "Neck-tie" Milner. The trio open a can of worms on the best two-topping pizzas. Dave, as always, shows his age-ism by downplaying pineapple as well as the "scam" of hair conditioner. And by the way, half of the ATL debate club, Marc Sessler, joins the cast to share his list of the top quarterbacks in the league, much to the chagrin of Dave and Hank. Finally, Shek and Hank share their excitement for Super Bowl L in San Francisco as they prepare their restaurant checklist years in advance. 

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Shek and Rank vent about the latest inaccuracies on “The Top 100 Players of 2013” list, including Ben Roethlisberger ranking behind 11 QBs and Demaryius Thomas ranking behind Dwayne Bowe. Rank and producer Black Tie then gently critique the latest Pro-Shek-tions, forecasting which teams will make the playoffs. Finally, the week of podcasting closes out with Marc Sessler and Dan Hanzus' “ATL Debate Club,” with mind-bending questions like which Brandon Flowers -- the Kansas City Chiefs cornerback or The Killers front man -- would be better at the other's job.

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Shek and Rank welcome Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk back to the show to yap about rookie Datone Jones' comments (re: Colin Kaepernick), Green Bay's tough 2013 schedule, the summer movie he's most looking forward to seeing and having Clay Matthews pay for everything. Black Tie asks questions from the Black List, and the fellas critique each other's recent pigskin-related lists.

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Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by show regulars Handsome Hank and “Around The League” scribes Marc Sessler and Dan Hanzus for a breakdown on various football lists like: the NFL Network's “Top 100 Players of 2013” show (with some talk on if Charles Woodson disliked Shek on Thursday night's reaction show), Hanzus's recent Top 30 RB rankings and Sessler's new Best NFL Rivalries rankings.  Plans for an upcoming sporting event are broken down, Black Tie asks another strange question and the week rounds out with the “ATL Debate Club.”  Enjoy it ... or don't.

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Shek & Rank talk with their old pal and recently re-signed Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman about practicing against one of the NFL’s best wide receivers in A.J. Green, Cinco de Mayo vs. St. Patrick's Day and a new “Land of the Fox” battle. Handsome Hank also stops by to talk free agency and “Around The League” scribe Dan Hanzus' ranking of the top 30 running backs in the NFL.  

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Shek and Rank celebrate the big 1-5-0 with a visit from Mr. Fancy Pants, Marc Sessler, and a spirited discussion including the "Top 100 Players of 2013" reaction, the 2013 NFL Draft fallout, and the color best represented in food.  Black Tie gives a shout out, and the week of podcasting finishes with the Around The League’s Debate Club, featuring Sessler and Dan Hanzus on “Game of Thrones”, Hanzus' brush with fame, and maybe some pro football. Maybe.

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