NFL: The Dave Dameshek Football Program

Shek confronts company-wide disapproval for his salad bar-related behavior; Handsome Hank and the Around The League boys Hanzus & Sessler (@NFL_ATL) debate which division is the NFL's best; and Rank shares two delightful interviews with A.J. Hawk and Robert Griffin III. 

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Shek & Rank welcome Santonio Holmes (@Santonio10) into Studio 66 for a wide-ranging discussion on Mark Sanchez, the Super Bowl catch, Tomlin vs. Rex, his departure from Pittsburgh, Ohio State’s Urban renewal, and pretzels. Oh yeah, and Tebow. The fellas are then joined by Handsome Hank to yap about the week’s big stories on the Black List, including Penn State, Linsanity, and Harrison Ford’s 70th birthday. Long story short, if you like good stuff in your ears, put this podcast in ‘em now. 

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Shek & Rank are joined by resident Dolphins fan and supplemental draft expert Handsome Hank to discuss the best Dolphins jersey on the market. Then, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler stop by to play a game of "Dead or Alive," and debate Peyton Manning's prospects for 2012. Plus, Dave pulls out the ol' Pirate pride and Rank defends the Lakers' finals hopes. It's the dog days of summer, so jump on in, the water's fine.

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Dameshek, Handsome Hank and Elliot "E.H." Harrison are joined by 2012's Mr. Irrelevant, Chandler Harnish. The Colts QB talks about the rookie symposium, working out with Andrew Luck and responds to Dameshek's advice on donning the legendary No. 18 jersey in Indianapolis. The guys also take a look at E.H's "Top 20 games of 2011" countdown, and Dameshek gives a ringing endorsement to Titans QB Jake Locker. Plus, Handsome Hank announces his new role as the NFL's Supplemental Draft guru.

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Shek is joined in-studio by Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison (who's filling in for the vacationing Rank) for a discussion about the best games of 2011; which 2011 playoff teams won't make a return visit to the postseason in 2012; the best NFL free agent signing ever; and - in honor of Andy Griffith - the best characters in TV history.  If you're looking for a way to pass the Fourth of July, look (or listen) no further.

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Shek & Rank welcome their #1 pass-catching pal of the podcast, Steve Smith, into Studio 66 to talk about Carolina's playoff chances in 2012. The gang also addresses college football's new playoff system and the future of the Thunder & Heat in a round of 'Dead or Alive.' Plus, they debate which NFL player names would work well as hurricanes; and Shek shares his latest tale of shame from the gymnasium.  If Shek amuses you like a clown, this is the episode for you.

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On the finale of the #DDFP "Top 100: Players of 2012" reaction podcast, Dave and Rank commend the players' choice of Aaron Rodgers as indeed the NFL's best player; but is Calvin Johnson ranked too high? Plus, which single player is the most valuable asset to a team's defense in the NFL?

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Dave and Rank review this week's episode of the "Top 100: Players of 2012" as they applaud the players’ decision to place Jimmy Graham ahead of Rob Gronkowski on the countdown, but also criticize the high rankings of Ray Lewis and Troy Polamalu. Plus, where does LeSean McCoy rank among the top running backs in the league?

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On the #DDFP 72, Dave, Rank and Hank debate the merits of LaDainian Tomlinson's NFL career, including where he ranks amongst the greatest RBs in NFL history.  Then Lions DE Cliff Avril later joins the show to discuss Matthew Stafford's progression, why he ranks Tom Brady and Drew Brees ahead of Aaron Rodgers and Ndamukong Suh's on-the-field demeanor. Plus, "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" and Forbes list of the top 100 paid athletes makes it on the Black List and Dave takes a look at the worst nicknames in the NFL.

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On this week's #DDFP "Top 100: Players of 2012" reaction show, Dave and Rank ponder how undrafted players such as Wes Welker and Arian Foster cracked the top 30. Then not surprisingly, Dave explains why he thinks Big Ben should be ranked higher and also picks a side in the Rob Gronkowski vs. Jimmy Graham debate.

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