NFL: The Dave Dameshek Football Program

Shek is joined by Handsome Hank, Elliot Harrison and Drew Christensen to make their picks for Wild Card Weekend. Then at 42:22, the main event begins as Shek hosts the 2014 Sheky Awards. Most anticipated categories include Best Best Residual Cereal Milk, Best Quarterback Body Language and of course, Best Fruit. Also make sure to catch the video of the Sheky Awards on NFL Now or NFL.com/Podcasts

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Shek welcomes in Handsome Hank and old pal Adam Rank to discuss the events of Black Monday 2014, preview Wild Card Weekend and a spirited MVP debate. Plus, the guys open up a special listener package all the way from Scotland! 

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Shek is joined by former NFL wide receiver Nate Burleson and Washington Redskins linebacker Ryan Kerrigan to discuss Odell Beckham's rookie year, RGIII's season, Tony Romo's play this year and some holiday caroling.

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Shek is joined by Elliot Harrison and Drew "Stat-on" Christensen to review Monday Night Football, preview Week 17 with the "Red challenge flag picks" segment and take a look back at old Christmas lists.  

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and Chris Wesseling from "Around the NFL" to debate the NFL best's team and top athlete in all of sports. Plus, Baltimore Ravens wide receiver talks Joe Flacco, Steve Smith and Steelers with Shek before singing a Christmas carol. 

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Shek is joined by former NFL head coach and Super Bowl champion Brian Billick to break down Week 15 in the NFL. The guys debate if the Steelers can win in New England, Peyton Manning’s struggles and Johnny Manziel’s lackluster debut. Plus, Coach Billick shares some insight about his coaching days and Kurt Warner. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank and Elliot "E.H." Harrison make their picks for Week 15's best games including Johnny Manziel's first start vs. Bengals, Patriots vs. Dolphins and Eagles vs. Cowboys. The trio also debate the most difficult quarterback to tackle in a new segment "Social Study." Lastly, Shek asks Alex Smith what he wants for Christmas as the Chiefs QB joins the show. 

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and NFL researcher Drew "Stat-on" Christensen to recap Week 14 in the NFL. The trio discuss the 49ers disappointing season, the state of the NFC South, J.J. Watt's dominance and much more. 

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Shek and Elliot "E.H." Harrison make their Week 14 picks in this weeks "Red Challenge Flag Pick" segment. Plus, Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner joins the program to discuss facing the Philadelphia Eagles and making a push for the playoffs. 

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Shek recaps Week 13 in the NFL with LaDainian Tomlinson and discusses Johnny Manziel's role going forward. Plus, Ross Tucker joins the program to talk about "The King in the North" Aaron Rodgers and what it would be like if Rex Ryan and Jim Harbaugh traded places. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank, and Drew "Stat-On" Christensen make their Week 13 picks with the "Red Challenge Flag Pick" segment. Plus, the 2014 "Pie-Off" competition featuring Dan Hanzus, Mark Istook and original Producer Neck Tie.

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Shek, Elliot "E.H." Harrison, Drew "Stat-On" Christensen, and special guest Marc Istook preview Week 12 in the NFL with the "Red Challenge Flag Pick" segment. Plus, they discuss the future potential of Football Baby. 

 

 

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In this special edition podcast, Dave Dameshek lists the most valuable players in the league using his “Jenga Theory” and ponders RGIII’s future in Washington. Plus, Elliot Harrison helps preview Week 12 with “The Greatest Moments in NFL Hookup History” and Football Baby is back for more game picks.

 

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Shek welcomes in "NFL Fantasy Live" analyst Marcas Grant to recap Week 11 in the NFL. Topics including the good performances from the Chiefs, Packers and Patriots. Also, Shek picks out a new team for Robert Griffin III if the struggling QB leaves the Redskins. Lastly, Shek and producer Black Tie chime in on the Lakers' season and celebrity sightings. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank, Elliot "E.H." Harrison and Drew "Stat-On" Christensen preview Week 11 in the NFL with the "Red Challenge Flag Pick" segment. Plus, who's the NFL's most disruptive defensive player and is Andy Dalton one bad performance away from losing his starting job in Cincinnati? 

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Shek, Handsome Hank, Elliot "E.H." Harrison and Drew "Stat-On" Christensen preview Week 10 in the NFL with the "Red Challenge Flag Pick" segment. 

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Shek welcomes in old pal Adam Rank as they discuss Tom Brady's triumph over Peyton Manning, Big Ben's performance and the best teams in the NFC. Plus, the guys discuss Halloween costumes and the best Halloween candy. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank and Elliot "E.H." Harrison preview Week 9 in the NFL and project the rest of Robert Griffin III's regular season. The guys also discuss origin super hero movies. 

 

 

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Shek is joined by Nate Burleson to discuss the state of the Seattle Seahawks and Marshawn Lynch. Plus, Bucky Brooks drops by to discuss his NFL Final Four. 

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Shek makes his Week 8 picks alongside Handsome Hank, Elliot Harrison and NFL researcher Drew Christensen. The guys also debate the best sitcom of the 90s before James Laurinaitis joins to discuss the Rams' special teams tricks and more. Cowboys tight end Gavin Escobar also dials in to talk about the team's 6-1 start. 

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Shek is joined by Bucky Brooks to discuss if the Seahawks can overcome the loss of Percy Harvin and the future of Jameis Winston. Daniel Jeremiah then joins the show for an early preview of the AFC playoff picture.

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Shek is joined by friend of the show and Bengals cornerback Terence Newman to discuss the NFL's overtime rules, differences between Cam Newton and Andrew Luck and much more. Shek is then joined by Handsome Hank and NFL researcher Drew Christensen to preview Week 7 before the Packers Eddie Lacy joins the show. 

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Shek is joined by former NFL player and scout Bucky Brooks to take an early look at the NFC playoff picture: who's in and who's out? Shek also shares his thoughts on Cam Newton's recent great play and makes hypothetical trades involving head coaches. 

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Shek chats with safety Eric Weddle about the Chargers' great start to the season, Philip Rivers and the best beards in the NFL. Shek is then joined by Handsome Hank, Elliot Harrison and NFL researcher Drew Christensen to preview the Week 6 schedule. Lastly, Steelers cornerback and friend of the show Ike Taylor talks about his season-ending injury and why the Steelers' offense never seems to put up huge numbers. 

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Shek is joined by Daniel Jeremiah and old time friend of the show, Adam Rank, to discuss Week 5 NFL games. Topics include the Patriots' big win over the Bengals and which quarterback will be the first to win his first Super Bowl.  

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison to debate who has been the MVP of the 2014 NFL season so far. The guys also make their Week 5 predictions with NFL Network researcher Drew Christensen and try out some new treats from London. 

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Shek is joined by Daniel Jeremiah to discuss the best storylines from Week 4 including the Bills change at quarterback, the Jets' QB situation and the struggles of the NFC South. Plus, they discuss the Cowboys 3-1 record, the legend of the Ravens' Steve Smith and other early-season surprises.

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Shek, alongside NFL.com writers Dan Hanzus and Elliot Harrison rank the top 10 trios (quarterback, running back and wide receiver combos) in the game today. Plus, they make their picks for Week 4 in the “Red Challenge Flag Picks” segment. 

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Shek, Daniel Jeremiah and Handsome Hank recap the biggest storylines from Week 3 in the NFL including the Seahawks' win over the Broncos, Chip Kelly's coaching methods in Philadelphia and Ryan Tannehill's struggles in Miami. Plus, Shek and D.J. rank the best quarterback performances so far this season. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank and NFL.com writer Elliot Harrison preview Week 3’s best games including the Seahawks vs. Broncos, Chargers vs. Bills and Bears vs. Jets. They also debate which running back they would rather have: Le’Veon Bell or Giovani Bernard? Plus, Shek chats with friend of the show and Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk.

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Shek is joined by Daniel Jeremiah to discuss the early season forecasts of the Bills, Bears, Steelers, Lions and more. Plus, potential trade destinations for the Giants' Eli Manning. 

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Shek, Handsome Hank and NFL.com writer Elliot Harrison preview Week 2 with the "The Black List" and make their predictions during the "Red Challenge Flag Picks" segment. Plus, the guys discuss which NFL teams would be a good fit for Larry Fitzgerald if the Arizona Cardinals decided to trade their star receiver. 

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Dave is joined by Handsome Hank and Daniel Jeremiah to help recap Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season. Topics include the Patriots new competition in the AFC East, Ray Rice’s release and the potential for an “elite” Matt Ryan season. Plus. 49ers receiver Stevie Johnson joins Shek to discuss the best quarterbacks he’s ever played with, the NFL’s best wide receiver group and more.

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Listen to Shek's 1-on-1 interview with Colts quarterback Andrew Luck during the offseason. Luck joined the show courtesy of Quaker and discussed his favorite quarterbacks to watch, which young QB has the most speed, and his famous beard. 

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison to rehash the Packers vs. Seahawks game and do their “Red Challenge Flag Picks” segment with a few of the opening weekend games as well as their picks for all of week 1.

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and "Around the NFL" podcast host Dan Hanzus to preview the Packers vs. Seahawks and the rest of the NFL's 2014 opening week. Plus, Shek and Daniel Jeremiah discuss coaches to watch in the 2014 season with Brian Billick from "The Coaches Show" podcast.  

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Shek is joined by Daniel Jeremiah to preview the NFC North, Peyton Manning's taunting and debate who will win in a Quarterback Battle Royale. Also, Shek goes 1-on-1 with former coaching legend Mike Ditka to discuss the 2014 Bears, Pete Carroll's coaching style and Mike's first encounter with a member of the Dameshek family decades ago. 

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Shek is joined by the guest of his dreams, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, as the two discuss Big Ben's best playoff performances, clutch situations, Blake Bortles and Johnny Manziel. Marc Sessler from the "Around the NFL" podcast also joins to preview the Cleveland Browns' season before producer Black Tie critics Shek's 2014 fantasy football roster.

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Shek, Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison debate if the Cleveland Browns made the right choice going with Brian Hoyer over Johnny Manziel. The guys also preview the 2014 New England Patriots and the rest of AFC East division. Lastly, NFL media researcher Bill Smith helps wrap the show with mind-blowing stats on the Patriots, Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins and more. 

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Shek is joined NFL.com writer Elliot Harrison for a 2014 season preview of the NFC East. How will the Eagles perform under Chip Kelly in year two? Can the Cowboys overcome their defensive issues and who's more likely to bounce back: RGIII or Eli Manning? Plus, which rookie quarterback is in line for the best season: Johnny Manziel, Blake Bortles or ... Logan Thomas? Find out. 

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Shek is joined by Handsome Hank and "NFL Total Access” host Dan Hellie to help preview the AFC North in 2014 including Johnny Manziel vs. Brian Hoyer and the best-case/ worst-case scenario for each team in the division. Then the guys name their best Robin Williams movies and open up a gift package from New Zealand. 

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Shek is joined Minnesota Vikings star receiver Cordarrelle Patterson to discuss believing in the hype, his love for Beyonce, Teddy Bridgewater and Adrian Peterson. Elliot Harrison also stops by to preview the first weekend of preseason games. Lastly, NFL Fantasy Live analyst Michael Fabiano joins in on a fantasy football mock draft with Shek and producer Black Tie. 

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Shek is joined by NFL.com's Marcas Grant to break down Andy Dalton vs. Alex Smith and Teddy Bridgewater vs. Johnny Manziel. Shek is then joined by Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate to discuss the team's upcoming season, playing with Richard Sherman and the Seahawks and more. Lastly, Hall of Fame wide receiver Steve Largent helps preview the 2014 Seahawks season and debates where Calvin Johnson ranks on the all-time list. 

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Shek is joined by old pal and former NFL scout Daniel Jeremiah to discuss the early developments from training camps including the Sammy Watkins' hype, Chip Kelly's offense in year two and the New York Giants. "NFL Fantasy Live" analyst Michael Fabiano then previews the fantasy value of Johnny Manziel and other young quarterbacks like RGIII and Colin Kaepernick. 

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Shek is joined by Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk to discuss Aaron Rodgers' greatness & body language, the best and worst things about being an NFL player, and how to survive in the movie "The Purge". Shek and producer Black Tie then wrap with the latest news around NFL training camps and chime in on the Kevin Love trade speculation. 

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Shek is joined by NFL.com writer Elliot Harrison to preview the NFC West heading into the 2014 season. Then, Arizona Cardinals cornerback Antonio Cromartie calls in to discuss teammate Patrick Peterson vs. Darrelle Revis, Bruce Arians vs. Rex Ryan, Cardinals D vs. Seahawks D and Mark Sanchez vs. Tim Tebow.

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Shek is joined by Ross Tucker and Handsome Hank to discuss the best and worst case scenario for the 2014 Dallas Cowboys, fantasy football for beginners and debate which franchise really is now America's team. Random musings also include Shek's Megatron impression and a potential new nickname for producer Black Tie.

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Shek is joined in studio by Super Bowl champion Michael Robinson (and his ring) to discuss Pete Carroll's coaching style, NFL training camps and the Seattle Seahawks' chances of back-to-back titles. Then, Drew Christensen of NFL Media's research group debuts to discuss Jimmy Graham's new deal and provide some mind-blowing Hall of Fame stats. 

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Shek is joined by Ike Taylor who discusses why he believes Patrick Peterson is a better cornerback than Richard Sherman, debates Calvin Johnson's place in wide receiver history and explains why the Pittsburgh Steelers are Super Bowl contenders this upcoming season. Matt "Money" Smith then joins to discuss LeBron James and music. It's a podcast hit. Take a listen, won't you? 

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Shek welcomes in Handsome Hank and NFL ATL's Chris Wesseling to debate Matt Ryan's NFL quarterback credentials. Then NFL Fantasy Live analyst Michael Fabiano joins to preview which teams will be a fantasy football gold mine in 2014 before a live reaction to Germany's demolition of Brazil in the World Cup semifinals.

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Shek & Handsome Hank attempt to call the Bengals' Hue Jackson's bluff by taking it upon themselves to name ten quarterback-wide receiver duos better than Andy Dalton and A.J. Green. Can they accomplish this tall task? Plus, Shek speaks with New York Jets running back Chris Johnson about new teammates Eric Decker and Michael Vick, head coach Rex Ryan and the NFL's fastest player. 

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Shek, Rank and Elliot Harrison welcome in Chicago Bears legendary linebacker Mike Singletary for a wide-ranging conversation about Singletary's NFL career. Topics include the peak and fall of the '80s Bears, their rivalry with Dan Marino and the Miami Dolphins and where '85 Bears' D ranks in NFL history. Plus, Singletary opens up about the Vernon Davis altercation and why he couldn't carry on as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers before fulfilling a life-long dream for Shek. It's a dream episode, indeed -- take a listen, won't you? 

 

 

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Shek, soccer enthusiast The Gold Standard and Producer Black Tie break down the latest action from World Cup including Team USA vs. Portugal, Messi vs. Cristiano Ronaldo and the tournament's best goals so far. The guys also chat with Denver Broncos tight end and avid World Cup viewer Julius Thomas about his best players and moments from the group stage and which NFL players could play soccer. It's a top-corner episode, take a listen won't you? 

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Shek, Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison wrap up the #DDFP "All Division Teams" series by drafting the All-NFC West roster. Will Russell Wilson or Colin Kaerpernick be the quarterback and who gets the nod on a star-studded defense? Plus, the guys rank the best NFL players in the '80s. 

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Shek & Rank are joined by former NFL player and scout Bucky Brooks to draft the All-NFC North team: find out which players gets picked in a loaded division at the wide receiver, running back and linebacker positions. The guys also discuss LeBron James' legacy following the San Antonio Spurs demolishing of the Miami Heat and Shek breaks down the World Cup-inspired "NFL Cup" series with NFL Network researcher Bill Smith.

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Birthday boy Shek welcomes in Handsome Hank and NFL ATL's Gregg Rosenthal to draft the All-AFC East team. Then, St. Louis Rams defensive Chris Long calls in to discuss the "First-Round Foursome", Michael Sam and his thoughts on the World Cup. Lastly, Shek and Elliot Harrison delve into NFL history alongside former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Drew Pearson. It's a birthday episode extravaganza. Take a listen, won't you?

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Shek & Rank are joined by "NFL Fantasy Live" analyst Marcas to help draft the All-AFC South team. Shek also tells tales of his Los Angeles clubbing nights with Prince and Ben Afflect. Lastly, Tennessee Titans rookie offensive lineman Taylor Lewan joins the show and picks favorites between Canada and Mexico. 

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Shek is joined by producer Black Tie and NFL ATL producer The Gold Standard for a special World Cup 2014 podcast extravaganza. Listen as a keen Shek learns about the beautiful game with discussion topics including: the dream finals matchup, top players to watch, if Team USA can make it out of the "Group of Death", best uniform kit and much more. Plus, what can the NFL and other american sports learn from soccer? It's a worldly #DDFP experience even non-soccer fans won't want to miss. 

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Shek is joined by Cleveland Browns fan and NFL ATL's Marc Sessler to help draft the #DDFP All-AFC North team. It's Big Ben vs. Joe Flacco at QB and a loaded group at the WR and LB positions. The guys also discuss the latest reveals of NFL Network's “Top 100 Players of 2014 and react to Colin Kaepernick's new contract with the 49ers. Then, Cleveland Browns tight end and friend of NBA star Blake Griffin, Jordan Cameron, calls in to give his first impressions of Johnny Manziel and NBA Finals predictions. 

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Shek and Rank welcome in NFL ATL's Chris Wesseling to draft the #DDFP "All Division Team" for the NFC South. The trio debate Drew Brees vs. Cam Newton vs. Matt Ryan at quarterback and much more. Plus, is Tom Brady really no longer "elite"? 

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Shek and Rank draft the #DDFP All AFC-West team alongside former San Diego Chargers great Shawne Merriman. Listen as the trio debate Peyton Manning or Philip Rivers at QB, Jamaal Charles or Ryan Mathews at RB and much more. The guys also delve into Merriman's wrestling fandome as he lists his top 3 WWE wrestlers of all time. Lastly, a reaction to this week's "Top 100 Players of 2014" show and random musings like which body part is the most disgusting. 

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Shek, Rank and Hank begin the #DDFP Division Bowl tournament by drafting the All-Division team for the NFC East. Then, Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon calls in to discuss the team's new offense, RGIII's health and his take on Richard Sherman vs. Patrick Peterson. Plus, the interesting trend of the "Jordan" name in the NFL, "X-Men: Days of Future Past" thoughts and more fun random musings. 

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Shek and Hank chat with Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel about new teammate Sammy Watkins, EJ's top three quarterbacks, good body language, Jameis Winston and more. The guys also discuss the latest episode of NFL Network's "The Top 100 Players of 2014", debating Tony Romo's placement and ranking the league's top cornerbacks. Lastly, Shek revisits his 1-on-1 interview with "X-Men: Days of Future Past" star Hugh Jackman aka The Wolverine. 

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Shek & Rank chat with New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees about his team's new additions this offseason, the greatness of Jimmy Graham and hanging out with Matthew McConaughey and Brad Pitt. Handsome Hank then joins to debate what NFL positions "Game of Thrones" characters could play and reaction to Super Bowl LII in Minnesota. Plus, Dameshek on why the NFC North could be the NFL's best division in 2014. 

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Shek is joined by host of the NFL: Around the League podcast Dan Hanzus to break down the first 20 players on NFL Network's 'Top 100: Players of 2014' : is Colin Kaepernick ranked too low? Plus, who are the league's top 13 quarterbacks? Later, Tennessee Titans rookie Bishop Sankey enters studio 66 to talk about his draft night, the state of the running back position and his Hall of Fame aspirations. You should aspire to listen this episode. (MILD "Game of Thrones" spoilers from 26:17 to 29:21)

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The post-draft podcast features Shek & Rank dialing up 2013 Sheky Award winner/Packers LB AJ Hawk to discuss Green Bay's first-round choice Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, fellow Ohio State LB Ryan Shazier, draftees' walkout music, and hanging with Brady Quinn in Paris. The fellas are also joined in Studio 66 by College Football 24/7 co-hosts Matt 'Money' Smith & Bucky Brooks to talk about Johnny Football, Jadeveon Clowney, which teams put themselves into playoff contention with their drafts, and more hilarious Money impressions. Plus, Shek & Rank chime in on the new Batman suit in a new segment "#this or #that?".

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Shek and Rank take Studio 66 on the road in this 2014 NFL Draft podcast special live from a horse and carriage in New York. Guests include wide receiver Eric Decker who talks about joining the New York Jets, top prospects in the draft and playing with Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow. Daniel Jeremiah also jumps in for a ride to discuss the team most likely to select Johnny Manziel, what NFL front offices do during draft week and potential first-round trades. Make sure to watch the video interviews from this NFL Draft special podcast on NFL.com/Shek. 

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Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by CFB 24/7 stars Matt '$' Smith & Bucky Brooks for a pre-draft marathon podcast debating the team who'd be the best fit for Johnny Football, QB prospects' body language, which team is most likely to trade up in the first round, and WAY too many other subjects to list to here. Instead, why don't you just hear 'em?   

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Shek and Rank are joined by former first-round draft pick and free agent quarterback Brady Quinn to discuss waiting in the green room on draft day, recall being part of the "Tebowmania" Broncos team and leave the longest voicemail in #DDFP (and most likely in human) history on A.J. Hawk's phone. Plus, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback and friend of the show Ike Taylor returns to grade Johnny Manziel's pro potential and react to the Don Sterling fiasco in the NBA. 

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Dave, Rank and Hank break down the 2014 NFL schedule from all angles including Week 1's best matchup, teams poised for a hot or cold start and the best primetime games. The guys also debate if the Seahawks will have a better record than the Broncos and make very early playoff predictions. 

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Dave, Rank and Handsome Hank discuss the latest NFL news including Geno Smith vs. Michael Vick, Andy Dalton's future with the Bengals and debate which team has had the best offseason so far. Plus, the guys partake in the #DDFP mock draft 2.0 before Shek chats with UFC champion Jon "Bones" Jones about Muhammad Ali and which NFL players could put up a good fight. 

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Shek is joined by running back great LaDainian Tomlinson to discuss Chris Johnson's addition to the New York Jets' offense, the Geno Smith-Michael Vick quarterback battle and playing for Rex Ryan. Plus, Shek, L.T. and producer Black Tie make their predictions for the NBA Playoffs. 

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Shek welcomes new Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins into Studio 66 to kibitz about his new team, the food in New Orleans he'll now have to do without, Jimmy Graham's greatness, and surviving a zombie apocalypse. Bald Bryan Bishop of the Adam Carolla podcast & author of "Shrinkage: Manhood, Marriage, and the Tumor That Tried To Kill Me" is also in to talk about his 49ers, Trojans, surviving a brain tumor, and share his master list of actor redundancies. Plus, take a listen to a 1-on-1 interview with Adrian Peterson.

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Shek & Rank are joined by Hall of Fame defensive back Rod Woodson, NFL.com's Elliot Harrison and NFL: Around the League's Chris Wesseling to debate who is the NFL's greatest quarterback of all time. 

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Shek is joined in Studio 66 by NFL Media draft expert Bucky Brooks to break down the high-end and low-end potential for Johnny Manziel and other top prospects and to discuss where Russell Wilson and Julio Jones would rank in this draft. Arizona Cardinals star Darnell Dockett then calls in from DC to discuss the 2014 Cardinals, the rugged NFC West, and Bruce Arians' Kangol collection.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:16pm PST

Shek and Elliot Harrison are joined by Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk, where Hawk drops some surprising news that he is officiating weddings during the offseason. Hawk offers his thoughts on Julius Peppers, TV shows and who should replace David Letterman. The guys also chat with former Dallas Cowboys great Nate Newton about John Madden’s impact on his career and the chances that the 2014 Cowboys can become a contender. Finally, the boys discuss some of the best dynasties in NFL history. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:10pm PST

Shek and Handsome Hank are joined by @NFL_ATL's Chris Wesseling and Tom Brady (NFL media boss, not the Patriots QB) to tackle twitter questions from the listeners. Topics include: most disappointing team this offseason, the prettiest play in sports, player with the best name and much more. Plus, the guys ponder if the Washington Redskins and DeSean Jackson are a good match before a "Games of Thrones" Season 4 preview discussion wraps the show. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:49pm PST

 

Shek, Rank and Handsome Hank are joined by old pal and NFL Network's "Path to the Draft" host Daniel Jeremiah to discuss Johnny Manziel's pro day and D.J's current predictions for where the top quarterback prospects will land. A new "Black List" touches on Michael Vick's move to the New York Jets and pro comparisons for the draft's top players. Lastly, the face of "NFL Total Access," Dan Hellie, enters Studio 66 to talk about the latest moves in the NFC North and the Washington Redskins’ lack of offensive weapons.

Direct download: DDFP_244.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:50pm PST

Shek, Rank and Handsome Hank chat with San Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl safety Eric Reid about Richard Sherman and the Seattle Seahawks, Colin Kaepernick vs. Russell Wilson, a college team's chances vs. an NFL team and much more. The guys also pick winners of the second-round matchups in "NFL.com's Bracketology: The Greatest QB of All Time" tournament. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:53pm PST

Shek relives a once-in-a-lifetime game of catch with actor Kevin Costner before he and Elliot Harrison break down the latest batch of NFL.com's Power Rankings. Then the guys tackle your #DDFP twitter questions and debate the all-time Pittsburgh Steelers team. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:36pm PST

Shek, Rank and Handsome Hank are joined by NFL.com draft guru Bucky Brooks to rank the best players in the 2014 NFL Draft. Then, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor enters Studio 66 to countdown the NFL's best wide receivers, analyze the draft's top prospects and pick a side in the ongoing #TeamThinMints vs. #TeamSamoas Girl Scout Cookies battle.

Direct download: DDFP_241.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:45pm PST

Shek is joined by former New England Patriots Willie McGinest and Deion Branch to discuss the Darrelle Revis signing and the surprising underachievement of Bill Belichick's coaching disciples. Then, Handsome Hank and @NFL_ATL's Dan Hanzus break down more free agency news before discussing the "True Detective" season finale (*Spoiler Alert* from 41:33 to 1:02:30). Lastly, stay tuned for a snippet of Dameshek's interview with "Breaking Bad" star Aaron Paul. You can watch the full interview at NFL.com/Shek. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm PST

Shek & Rank chat with wide receiver Nate Burleson about his free agency options and the better wide receiver between Calvin Johnson and Randy Moss before he delivers Studio 66's first-ever freestyle rap. The guys also react to the latest NFL free agency news including DeMarcus Ware's release from the Dallas Cowboys and Blaine Gabbert's trade to the San Francisco 49ers. Lastly, they discuss the hilarious "Between Two Ferns" episode starring President Barack Obama and debate which NFL player they would rather be. It's hooey, it's applesauce and it's a must-listen. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:41pm PST

Shek, Rank, Handsome Hank & Elliot Harrison debate the best quarterback-running back pairing in the NFL and take part in the first-ever live #DDFP mock draft. Also, Shek and E.H. share their thoughts on the greatest quarterback in Green Bay Packers history. Lastly, Shek & Hank have a "True Detective" discussion leading up to the season finale of the HBO series (**SPOILER ALERT** at 1:25:20). 

Direct download: DDFP_238.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:33pm PST

Shek & Rank are joined by new pal Ross Tucker who shares great behind-the-scene tales about Tom Brady, Bill Belichick and Emmitt Smith. Then wide receiver James Jones jumps in Studio 66 to discuss his free agency options, Aaron Rodgers vs. Brett Favre and his thoughts on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' new uniforms. Plus, the guys react to LeBron James' 61-point performance -- does the Kobe Bryant mention streak continue? Find out. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:00pm PST

Shek, Rank & Handsome Hank review Shek's interview with Russell Wilson, preview the start of free agency, predict who'll win the Oscar for Best Picture, and other hooey & applesauce on the latest edition of the 'cast.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:59pm PST

Shek, Rank, Handsome Hank and Dan Hanzus put their own spin on the pregame coin toss -- picking heads or tails on a slate of important questions on and off the gridiron.  Should the Texans take Johnny Manziel or Jadeveon Clowney?  Should Jim Harbaugh be content with his situation with the San Francisco 49ers or should he jump ship to the Cleveland Browns?  Which “True Detective” investigator would you rather have on your force -- Marty or Rust?  All these questions and more, answered on the latest edition of "The Dave Dameshek Football Program."

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:19pm PST

Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who opens up about everything from his team's offseason plans to Peyton Manning's legacy.  Don't miss as McCoy sounds off on the importance of defense in the modern-day NFL and picks his favorite athletes off the gridiron -- including his answer to the age-old question: Kobe or LeBron?  Who is the most handsome player in the NFL?  Who are the fellas pulling for in the Olympics?  All this and more on the latest edition of the #DDFP.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:15pm PST

Shek, Rank & Handsome Hank welcome wide receiver Randall Cobb into Studio 66 to discuss the state of the Green Bay Packers; catching the division-winning TD pass against the Bears; ranking today's QBs and his Mt. Rushmore of current cornerbacks; and more. Daniel Jeremiah also checks in from the road to project who'll shine at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine and what it'll take for the Browns to make a quick turnaround in 2014. Plus, producer Black Tie's "Shout Outs" makes a return. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:28pm PST

Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by a trio of Super Bowl-champion Seahawks -- Michael Robinson, Jermaine Kearse and Bobby Wagner -- for a conversation about how Pete Carroll prepared the team for the big game, how they slept the night before, what happened at halftime, trash talking and more. The fellas then get the great Jared Allen on the line to discuss names for a potential NFL team in Los Angeles, what it would take for him to sign with the Browns, and the most famous Jared ever.

Direct download: DDFP_232.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:45pm PST

Shek, Rank & Handsome Hank welcome newly-crowned Super Bowl champ Michael Bennett into Studio 66 for a rangy, jive-free conversation about the Super Bowl after-party, Michael Sam, Peyton Manning, surfing on Jupiter, his brother and Bears tight end Martellus Bennett, the difficulty of tackling Cam Newton, and the Seahawks-49ers rivalry. The fellas also kibitz about the Cleveland Browns' melodrama and Shek's new favorite TV show 'True Detective'. Also, Black Tie turns a new leaf...sort of. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:31pm PST

On the NFL's chartered flight back to Los Angeles, Shek, Rank, Handsome Hank and Daniel Jeremiah record (probably) the world's first ever planecast. Topics include the results of Super Bowl XLVIII, Peyton Manning's legacy following his poor performance, future of the Seattle Seahawks and a debate of which two teams will be competing in the big game next year. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:58am PST

Matt “Money” Smith leads this special edition of the Dave Dameshek Football Program, live from Super Bowl XLVIII Radio Row in New York.  This installment sees Money, Shek, and Molly Qerim joined by some of the biggest names of the NFL’s past and present, from legends Joe Montana and Eric Dickerson to young stars Josh Gordon, Greg Hardy and Cameron Jordan.  Two-time Super Bowl winner Osi Umenyiora also checks in, as does actor and huge football fan Marlon Wayans.  For more, be sure to follow @NFLcomLIVE -- the official handle for "NFL.com Live: Super Bowl XLVIII."

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:44pm PST

Shek, Rank, Matt "Money" Smith and Molly Qerim check in from the Super Bowl XLVIII festivities in New York, this time alongside another catalog of stars from the world of sports and entertainment.  Don’t miss interviews with Kid Cudi, Aaron Paul, Jamaal Charles, Jerry Rice and many more on this jam-packed episode of The Dave Dameshek Football Program.  For more, be sure to follow @NFLcomLIVE -- the official handle for "NFL.com Live: Super Bowl XLVIII."

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:57pm PST

Shek, Rank, Matt "Money" Smith and Molly Qerim are in New York for Super Bowl XLVIII and are joined by the biggest names in the NFL and entertainment including Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Irvin, Deion Sanders, actor/ comedian Rob Riggle, Eli Manning and more. Also, follow @NFLcomLIVE -- the official handle for "NFL.com Live: Super Bowl XLVIII."

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:14pm PST

Shek, Rank & Handsome Hank address all Super Bowl-related matters before they depart for New York City. Topics include thoughts on Richard Sherman, who will be the Super Bowl XLVIII MVP, how the Seahawks should use Percy Harvin, and what impact a win or loss will have on Peyton Manning's legacy? Plus, some Pro Bowl and "Game of Thrones" discussion. Also, follow @NFLcomLIVE - the official handle for the "NFL.com LIVE: Super Bowl XLVIII" show hosted by Dave Dameshek, Adam Rank, Matt "Money" Smith and Molly Qerim. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:51pm PST

Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by 2013 Sheky Award winner (in the category of Best Player Guest) and Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk for a rangy discussion on the title games, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman's antics, cold-weather football and soup on Lambeau Field's sidelines. They also talk Tom Hanks' acting, and meeting NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for the first time. Also, be sure to follow @NFLcomLIVE -- the official handle for the "NFL.com LIVE: Super Bowl XLVIII" show featuring Dave Dameshek and Adam Rank. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:32pm PST

Shek, Rank & Elliot Harrison are joined in Studio 66 for a comprehensive Championship Weekend preview and a debate on the matchup they’ll most like to see in the Super Bowl. Shek also catches up with the Ravens Terrell Suggs and Falcons Roddy White to discuss their personal rivalries with Tom Brady and Richard Sherman on a new installment of “Inside/Out”. Also, be sure to follow @NFLcomLIVE for entertaining playoff coverage leading up to the very unique “NFL.com LIVE: Super Bowl XLVIII” show featuring Dave Dameshek and Adam Rank. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:54pm PST

Shek is joined in Studio 66 by Around The League scribe Chris Wesseling and Handsome Hank for a breakdown of the four divisional games, including the battle for Peyton Manning’s affection by Papa John’s Pizza and Omaha, a look ahead to the title games, reaction to Colin Kaepernick's alleged "hip hop" behavior, and a discussion on what the future of the NFL quarterback looks like.

Direct download: DDFP_223.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:33pm PST

Shek & Rank are joined by Ross Tucker (@RossTuckerNFL) for a Divisional Weekend preview, including a ranking of the eight quarterbacks still standing and a breakdown of the worst NFL clichés. 'Around The League' scribe Dan Hanzus then stops by Studio 66 for a "Greatest quarterback of the Super Bowl era" debate; and Rank catches up with Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz to discuss the game’s best catchers, having Jay-Z as an agent and the athletes he follows on twitter. 

Direct download: DDFP_222.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:40pm PST