NFL: The Dave Dameshek Football Program

Dave Dameshek is first joined by Cynthia Frelund and Redskins safety Will Blackmon to talk about Kirk Cousins' future in Washington and which of the teams he's played for has the best uniforms and local food. Also, Michael Fabiano joins the show to break down the season premiere of Game of Thrones and provide his projections based on the Week 1 results of the 2nd annual "Game of Game of Thrones." Then, Shek is joined by Chargers RB Melvin Gordon to talk about his expectations for his team this season, how often he hits the gym and his living situation in Los Angeles.

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Dave Dameshek is joined by actor Brian Baumgartner to discuss his Green Bay Packers fandom, if grown men should wear NFL jerseys and Brian's time on The Office. Then, Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer calls in to talk about the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, the true definition of a "player's coach," as well as his head coach, Bruce Arians' use of colorful language. 

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Dave Dameshek is first joined by Matt "Money" Smith and Texans wide receiver Braxton Miller to discuss his versatility as a player, his relationship with coach Bill O'Brien and his experience learning the offense as a rookie. Then, Shek is joined by Cynthia Frelund and Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr. to talk about the best defenses of this century, the best CB duos and his excitement for the new season of Game of Thrones. Plus, Cynthia does a special Chris Harris Jr. edition of "Cynthesize It!"

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Dave Dameshek and actor Brian Baumgartner are joined by former NFL linebacker A.J. Hawk to kibitz about his new job at FS1, the second year of Amazon's "All or Nothing: A Season with the Los Angeles Rams" and the Hawk family tailgating rituals. Plus, Shek and the guys also played The Elimination Chamber: Decades of Music.

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Dave Dameshek and actor Brian Baumgartner are joined by "All or Nothing" coordinating producer Keith Cossrow to discuss everything about "All or Nothing" with the Los Angeles Rams, including what it was like to be there when Jeff Fisher was fired, how Jon Hamm has become perfect in his role on the show and if the crew becomes invested in the team. 

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Relive some of the greatest moments from the DDFP's "Special Events" shows of the past year, beginning with Dave Dameshek's visit to L.A. Rams training camp all the way through our Super Bowl LI show from Houston, Texas. Shek also revisits our celebration of the show's 500th episode, the exciting conclusion of Pie-Off V and the annual honoring of "Best Non-Football-Playing Guest" and "Best Fruit" at the 2016 Sheky Awards.

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Dave Dameshek is joined by actor Brian Baumgartner to discuss the rise and fall of the 2016 Los Angeles Rams as depicted in Amazon's second season of All or Nothing. The guys hone in on Jeff Fisher's firing and discuss what must've been going on in the minds of the coaching staff and the players when he was fired mid-season. Also, the guys delve into the realities of how teams stay motivated during a losing season and the development of Jared Goff as we get closer to the start of his second year.

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Dave Dameshek is joined by Ike Taylor and Colleen Wolfe for another Q&A session where they answer football and "game of life" questions from the fans and NFL players. 1. Which QB who lost his last SB is most likely to win another? 2. What's the best animated film of all-time? 3. Will the Packers make the Super Bowl this year? 4. What's the best sporting event for a date? 5. Would you still start Brady over Rodgers at this point in their careers? 6. What do you think of today's generation of music?

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Dave Dameshek is joined by Cynthia Frelund and Matt "Money" Smith to discuss Money's new job with the Chargers and determine whether his new team or the Rams will ultimately win over L.A. sports fans. Also, the fellas and Cynthia debate whether Dak Prescott or Derek Carr will reach the most Super Bowls and who has the tougher division. Then, in this edition of "Cynthesize It!" Cynthia breaks down her analytics-based prediction for the order of the final ten players on the "Top 100" list. Lastly, Alex Gelhar joins the show to participate in a TV show themed "Elimination Chamber."

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Dave Dameshek is joined by Handsome Hank, Ike Taylor and New Orleans Saints defensive end Cam Jordan to engage in another Q&A session where they respond to questions from fans and current NFL players. 1. Who are your top 5 players of 2017? 2. What superhero or villain best represents your style of play? 3. Does any team have a better pass rushing duo than Bosa and Ingram? 4. Should fans and players root for their divisional foes after they're eliminated from contention? 

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