NFL: The Dave Dameshek Football Program

Shek is joined in Studio 66 by the host of the college-football-centric “NFL Draft 365” podcast, Matt “Money” Smith, for a preview of the 2013 college season. Subjects include: the new final four championship system; Nick Saban's Crimson Tide vs. Pete Carroll's Trojans; Heisman frontrunners and title contenders.

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Shek is joined in Studio 66 by LaDainian Tomlinson - the subject of NFL Network's 'A Football Life' next Tuesday at 8pm ET - and scribe Elliot Harrison to break down Rex Ryan's breakdown, his future with the Jets, which QB the Jets should start in Week 1,and Mark Sanchez's NFL future. Plus, thoughts on Miley Cyrus, Ben Affleck as Batman, and what to expect from the Broncos, Chiefs & Ravens in 2013.

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Shek is joined by longtime Steelers shutdown corner Ike Taylor to discuss Pittsburgh rookies Jarvis Jones and Markus Wheaton, Antonio Brown's ability to serve as the team's No. 1 wide receiver and whether Ike could date a woman named Tina. Shek also welcomes “Around The League” scribes Dan Hanzus, Marc Sessler and Chris Wesseling to debate who'll win the AFC North, as well which TV doctor would be the preferred choice if your life was on the line.

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Shek & Rank chat with Madden ratings czar Donny Moore who reveals the highest-rated offensive players in this year's game, the fastest quarterback in the NFL, and the best of the young QBs: Andrew Luck, RGIII, Russell Wilson and Colin Kaepernick. Former New England Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest then joins the show for a new "Inside Out" and NFL Fantasy Live's Michael Fabiano dishes on RGIII's fantasy value. 

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Shek and Rank are joined by Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker to discuss the Titans' playoff chances, Johnny Manziel and how Locker plans on catching up with the other young QBs in the NFL. The guys also highlight the most intriguing games in Week 2 of the preseason and figure out which early-season storylines are here to stay. Plus, Shek and Black Tie theorize how "Breaking Bad" might come to a glorious end. 

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Shek and Rank welcome in "Around the League" scribe Chris Wesseling and NFL Fantasy Live analyst Marcas Grant for a wide-ranging conversation including the best and worst franchise jerseys to own, Dameshek's fantasy league with Don Draper and an interview with San Diego Chargers defensive end Dwight Freeney.  

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Shek and Rank welcome colleague Akbar Gbajabiamila to Studio 66 to discuss subjects like PEDs and racism in the locker room, including why Akbar believes Riley Cooper should be forgiven. The fellas also begin trying to figure out which jerseys are the best and worst to own for fans of all 32 franchises, and they preview which Week 1 preseason games to watch using NFL Preseason Live. 

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Shek welcomes Darren Sharper into Studio 66 to discuss the fallout from Riley Cooper's infamous remark, as well as what went on in the locker room during the Saints' Super Bowl win. 'Around The League' scribe Dan Hanzus stops by to yap about Shek's Loser Bowl idea and to rank the best Hall of Fame classes ever. Lastly, Fantasy Hall of Famer Michael Fabiano pays a visit to give an NFC East and AFC West fantasy football primer. 

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