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The Dave Dameshek Football Program

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Dave Dameshek sets his gaze on the NFL landscape to analyze, celebrate and - when necessary - offer improvements to America’s true national pastime from a true fan’s perspective. From his previous broadcasting stops on ESPN Radio, the Adam Carolla Radio Show and the 'Daves of Thunder' podcast, to his written work on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live', 'The Man Show' and NFL.com, Dave always agrees with what he’s got to say. Dave is joined each week by NFL.com's Adam Rank for some much-needed hooey and applesauce. On this podcast, nothing is off-limits... Except some stuff.

Dave Dameshek sets his gaze on the NFL landscape to analyze, celebrate and - when necessary - offer improvements to America’s true national pastime from a true fan’s perspective. From his previous broadcasting stops on ESPN Radio, the Adam Carolla Radio Show and the 'Daves of Thunder' podcast, to his written work on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live', 'The Man Show' and NFL.com, Dave always agrees with what he’s got to say. Dave is joined each week by NFL.com's Adam Rank for some much-needed hooey and applesauce. On this podcast, nothing is off-limits... Except some stuff.
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Los Angeles, CA

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Dave Dameshek sets his gaze on the NFL landscape to analyze, celebrate and - when necessary - offer improvements to America’s true national pastime from a true fan’s perspective. From his previous broadcasting stops on ESPN Radio, the Adam Carolla Radio Show and the 'Daves of Thunder' podcast, to his written work on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live', 'The Man Show' and NFL.com, Dave always agrees with what he’s got to say. Dave is joined each week by NFL.com's Adam Rank for some much-needed hooey and applesauce. On this podcast, nothing is off-limits... Except some stuff.

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@Dameshek

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English


Episodes

Week 6 Red Challenge Flag picks & Top 5 QB or Top 5 Coach?

10/9/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined on the Stage 5 set by Matt "Money" Smith before the Week 6 games! Shek and Money start off by debating Shek's idea of the "Loser Bowl" since this week the win-less Dolphins face the win-less Redskins (3:00). Next, the guys get into Zaxby's Fresh Takes by deciding win, place, show between top 10 QB, top 5 coach, top 5 offensive line, top 5 pass rush and top 3 cover corner back (15:24). Then, the duo breaks down the Chiefs and Rams chances of reaching the Super Bowl...

Duration:01:07:41

David Carr on his brother's win in London & did the Chiefs get exposed?

10/7/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by our pal David Carr! The Daves get into Derek Carr's performance and big win vs Chicago while playing in London (2:20). Next, after the Chiefs loss to the Colts, the duo discusses how Mahomes and company could falter in the future (12:05). Then, Shek complains how much of a struggle it has been to watch the Steelers this season especially now with a third string QB (21:30). Lastly, we round out the show with the Bon & Viv Food Block segment (43:05).

Duration:00:48:09

Week 5 Red Challenge Flag Picks & filling out the AFC playoff picture

10/2/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in the Stage 5 set alongside Matt "Money" Smith and Handsome Hank before the Week 5 games! The guys get into Zaxby's Fresh Takes by choosing who will get the remaining AFC playoff seeds outside of New England and Kansas City (8:10). Next up, continuing the topic from last DDFP, Shek asks Money and Hank which NFL mascot would they eat (26:53)? Then the trio makes fun of Eddie Spaghetti's Tweets because he went to a music festival over the weekend (33:23). Lastly, the...

Duration:01:12:31

What's the narrative of the season at the quarter mark?

9/30/2019
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Dave Dameshek is solo in Studio 66 and only joined by Eddie Spaghetti behind the glass as we approach the end of Week 4. Shek and Spaghetti try to figure out who are the actual good teams that could contend with the Chiefs and Patriots and what is the defining narrative of the season thus far (6:09)? The guys round out the show with the Food Block sponsored by Bon & Viv spiked seltzer (37:00).

Duration:00:41:34

Week 4 Red Challenge Flag Picks & which young QB's would you trade Baker Mayfield for?

9/25/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in the Stage 5 set alongside Matt "Money" Smith to preview the Week 4 games! The guys quickly get into the Zaxby's Fresh Takes segment about which young quarterback from the 2018, 2019 or 2020 draft would you trade Baker Mayfield for (6:45)? Then, they poke fun at Eddie Spghetti's Tweets over Notre Dame's loss to Georgia (20:30) and react to Melvin Gordon preparing to report to the Chargers (23:53). Lastly, Shek and Money round out the show with their Week 4 Red...

Duration:00:47:49

Daniel Jones leads the Giants to victory & fantasy help from Michael Fabiano!

9/23/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by Fantasy Football Hall of Famer and the NFL's resident Cowboys fan, Michael Fabiano! The duo starts off talking about Fabs' Dallas Cowboys and how they're probably the current favorites to represent the NFC in the Super Bowl (3:40). Next up, the guys congratulate Eddie Spaghetti for the Giants big come from behind win with Daniel Jones now at the helm (7:15) and also what to do with your fantasy team if you drafted Saquon Barkley (14:25). Shek then...

Duration:00:39:05

Week 3 Red Challenge Flag Picks & Giants make the switch to Daniel Jones

9/18/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in the Stage 5 set alongside Matt "Money" Smith and Handsome Hank. The guys quickly get into the 10 Foot Pole edition of Zaxby's Fresh Takes revolving around Dak Prescott, the 2004 QB class and Josh Allen (4:56). Next up, we listen to some very funny voicemails from producer Kent Brown's mom dealing with Big Ben's injury and a spider inside her home (20:40). Then the trio discusses the Giants benching Eil Manning in favor of Daniel Jones, who Eddie Spaghetti met on...

Duration:01:05:49

Ben Roethlisberger's injury & a bad time to be a QB in the NFL

9/16/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by David Carr since there's a bunch of quarterback news. The duo does start off talking about Antonio Brown's departure from Derek Carr's Raiders to the Patriots where he scored a touchdown vs the lowly Dolphins (4:30). Next, the guys talk about the massive hit quarterbacks have taken in the NFL either due to injury, sickness or poor performance and how many new QB's we may see by this time next season (10:30). Unfortunately for Shek, the biggest news...

Duration:00:58:28

Week 2 Red Challenge Flag Picks & teams with a loss that are in trouble

9/11/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in the new and improved Stage 5 set alongside Matt "Money" Smith. The guys recap Money's trip to Dartmouth College to move his daughter into school and quickly get into how great Lamar Jackson's performance was last Sunday (4:51). Next up, Shek and Money get into the Fresh Takes segment about which teams with a loss have to rebound such as the Browns, Falcons and Bears (13:54). Lastly, the guys round out the show with their Week 2 Red Challenge Flag picks (28:41).

Duration:01:00:52

Week 1 reactions with Maurice Jones-Drew

9/9/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by our old pal Maurice Jones-Drew to recap the Week 1 NFL action! The duo starts off with their reaction to Antonio Brown being released by the Raiders and signing shortly after with the Patriots (2:23). Next, Shek and MJD debated what is more important - the players on the team or the coaching (9:55)? Maurice also gives us a Jaguars update after Nick Foles broke his clavicle (34:26). Shek and Eddie Spaghetti round out the show with the Bon & Viv Food...

Duration:00:48:00

2019 NFL Jenga Pieces with Mina Kimes

9/5/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by the great Mina Kimes for a special third podcast of the week! Shek & Mina first get into her doing the Rams preseason broadcasts alongside our pal Maurice Jones-Drew (3:48) Next up, Shek & Mina dive into the latest Antonio Brown news and his fight with G.M. Mike Mayock (8:55). Since Mina was involved with the Rams this offseason she sheds some light on Jared Goff's extension and the health of Todd Gurley (17:35). Finally, throughout the rest of the...

Duration:01:22:07

Week 1 Red Challenge Flag Picks

9/4/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by Handsome Hank ahead of the Week 1 matchups! The guys quickly get into their AFC & NFC playoff predictions and which teams will be the top overall seed in each conference (2:15). Next up, Shek and Hank gave their Zaxby's Fresh Take of which transaction this past week will be the most impactful (23:00). The duo along with Eddie Spaghetti made their Red Challenge Flag Picks for the first weekend of NFL football (36:38)!

Duration:00:52:44

2019 edition of ranking the NFC South QBs

9/3/2019
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Dave Dameshek is alone in Studio 66 but joined by Will Brinson of CBS Sports via Facetime for their annual edition of ranking the NFC South quarterbacks. First, Shek gives his playoff predictions including the Steelers record for 2019 and has Will react to those (2:35). Next, the duo gets into the recent trades the Houston Texans have made and if it sets them up for a Super Bowl run (20:11). Then, the guys finally get to their 2019 NFC South quarterback rankings (29:48). Rounding out the...

Duration:01:03:27

No Playoffs For You

8/29/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by Handsome Hank 1 week before real NFL action! The guys start up by joking about Hank's love of cricket but quickly get into their thoughts about the recent episode of HBO's Hard Knocks (10:03). Next up, Shek revisits Andrew Luck's decision in 2011 to stay at Stanford instead of entering the NFL Draft and says how the NFL would look vastly different if he was drafted by the Carolina Panthers first overall (19:24). Lastly, Handsome and Eddie Spaghetti...

Duration:01:06:39

Andrew Luck's retirement & the Chargers without Derwin James

8/27/2019
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Dave Dameshek is finally joined in Studio 66 by both Matt "Money" Smith and Handsome Hank! The guys start off the show joking about crazy food challenges but quickly get into the shocking news about Andrew Luck's retirement and the impact it's had on the NFL (9:25). Next up, the trio gets into the Jadeveon Clowney trade rumors (32:43), Money makes fun of Eddie Spaghetti and Yankees fans (37:16) and what to make of the AFC South now without Luck (44:20). Lastly, Money sheds some light on...

Duration:01:12:09

DDFP goes to Chargers camp!

8/22/2019
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Dave Dameshek heads to Los Angeles Chargers training camp in Costa Mesa but first was in Studio 66 with Eddie Spaghetti! Shek adds another team to his no playoffs for you list - sorry Cincinnati Bengals (15:35). First up from Chargers camp we hear from defensive end Joey Bosa (21:34). Next Chargers player we sit down with is wide receiver Mike Williams (29:11). Finally, we round out the LA Chargers interviews with first round selection Jerry Tillery from Notre Dame (40:24).

Duration:00:50:51

The 3 Big Questions & No Playoffs for you

8/20/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by Handsome Hank to answer the big questions across the NFL this week. Shek starts off the show telling Hank why he disliked school (5:05) and his trip to Harry Potter World at Universal Studios (10:23). Next up the duo gets into the Fresh Takes segment (13:03) by answering the "Big 3" questions of the week involving Antonio Brown, the Baltimore Ravens and Jimmy G vs Mitch Trubisky? Then, Shek and Hank along with Eddie Spaghetti gave teams that were not...

Duration:01:17:00

Dak Prescott's contract situation & all-time greatest Jaguars

8/15/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by Maurice Jones-Drew before Week 2 of the preseason begins! The duo kibitzes about MJD's short summer vacation and what's happening in Dallas with Dak Prescott's contract demands (8:45). Next, Shek asks Maurice if he agrees with the Jaguars placing him 4th all-time on their list of the franchise's best players (21:15). Lastly, Shek and Eddie Spaghetti recap MJD's visit and pick their own surprise team for 2019 (27:38).

Duration:00:34:08

The Recipe for the Perfect 2019 Season

8/13/2019
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Dave Dameshek is first joined in Studio 66 by our old pal, Maurice Jones-Drew! MJD gives us his take on the Antonio Brown helmet scenario (3:38) and a surprise team he thinks could be a contender this season (10:50). Next up, Handsome Hank returns (15:50) from his England vacation to dive into a bunch of topics including Shek's wedding (18:40), grossest things in sports (33:10) and what needs to happen to make the perfect NFL season (48:48).

Duration:01:15:03

Saquon Barkley vs Le'Veon Bell & Antonio Brown's transition to Oakland

8/8/2019
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Dave Dameshek is joined in Studio 66 by digital wall of fame member - Shaun O'Hara! The guys kibitz about a bunch of football topics including why Shaun wore number 60 (4:55), Ryan Kalil coming out of retirement (6:50), why the Eagles are a dominant team (29:00), how Eli Manning looks in training camp (33:15) and can Odell Beckham coexist with Baker Mayfield (49:40)? Shek and Shaun also got into who will have the better 2019 season between Saquon Barkley and Le'Veon Bell (14:43) as well as...

Duration:01:02:13