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The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Episode #38

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This week on the “ATL Debate Club” podcast, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler are joined by the newest addition to the “Around The League” family, Chris Wesseling, for a recap of the biggest news from around the league, including Tebowmania’s arrival in Foxborough and the Denver Broncos’ release of Willis McGahee.

Then, the guys play a game to pick which NFL personality they most would want with them in a series of absurd scenarios. (Hey, it’s the middle of June.) Got a better answer than what we came up with? Tell us on twitter:

@DanHanzus

@MarcSesslerNFL

@ChrisWesseling

@AlexCWilk

Thanks for listening and enjoy!

Download: The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Episode #38

DDFP 162: Silver and Gold Jacket

 

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DDFP 162

Shek yaps with Warren Sapp and Yahoo Sports’ Mike Silver about a wide range of topics, including: Silver’s recent Tebow/Belichick-related kerfuffle, the Top 100 Players list, eating meatballs with Dwayne Wade and the Steelers D.

Download: DDFP 162: Silver and Gold Jacket

The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Jim Brown joins the show

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The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Episode #34

Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler are joined by a living legend, former Cleveland Browns fullback Jim Brown, for a lively discussion about the bright future of his former club, his career as an actor and which current running back belongs on the NFL’s Mount Rushmore of greats.

Plus, hear the disturbingly earnest letter one Marc Sessler once wrote to a prominent Hollywood director and much more.

ATL Debate Club: A debate surfaces!

The ‘ATL’ Debate Club: Episode #31

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This week on the “ATL Debate Club” podcast, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler’s worlds are rocked by the outlandish request that they dress like they have a job. Can you guess which writer only owns one suit that fits?

Then, the gents break down Dan Hanzus’ polarizing list of the top 30 running backs in today’s NFL, resulting in the first-ever debate on the “ATL Debate Club” podcast.

Plus, another voicemail from the legendary voice of NFL Films, John Facenda, and the official “The Office” draft. It’s the best 20 minutes of your day or your money back!

ATL Debate Club: Draft Recap

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The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Episode #30

This week on an action-packed “ATL Debate Club” podcast, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler are joined by guest host and Dolphins’ apologist Handsome Hank for a spirited discussion of the highlights from NFL draft week in New York. Is the Geno Smith era in New York doomed from the start? The guys discuss the storm clouds on the horizon.

Then, the guys unveil a long-lost and totally real voicemail from the mysterious and colorful voice of NFL Films, John Facenda. You don’t want to miss the exciting tale he tells of his trip to Central America with Al Davis.

Plus, we’ll answer the age-old question, “what the heck is a damp squib?” Don’t bother googling it, Handsome Hank has all the answers.

DDFP 148: Schedule Release

 

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DDFP 148

In the 148th episode of the “Dave Dameshek Football Program,” Dave and Adam Rank welcome in NFL Network comrades Shaun O’Hara and Darren Sharper to pull back the curtain on life as an NFL player. How much do players pay attention to the schedule? And which of our guests once ate a hot dog in a locker room bathroom? The good, the bad and the ugly of playing on the road is revealed.

Then, Shek and Rank are joined by NFL.com columnist and football historian Elliot Harrison for a week-by-week breakdown of the best games of the 2103 season.

Plus, the guys preview the NBA Playoffs, Matt Barkley’s NFL future, and much more. Grab your calendars and take a listen.

Download: DDFP 148: Schedule Release

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ATL Debate Club: Schedule Release

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The ‘ATL’ Debate Club – Episode #29

This week on the “ATL Debate Club” podcast, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler welcome in the hardest-working scout in the business, Daniel Jeremiah, to discuss the 2013 draft class and the dangers of taking home the Wonderlic test.

Then, Hanzus and Mr. Fancy Pants turn their attention to the 2013 NFL schedule to pick their favorite primetime games of the season. Which Thanksgiving Day game will be the turkey on your football plate? And which rivalry will shine brightest in 2013? The guys have their early picks on tap.

All that and more on the “ATL Debate Club” podcast. Listen in, won’t you?

ATL Debate Club: Taking our talents to South Beach

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On glorious Episode 25 of the “ATL Debate Club,” Marc Sessler is joined by guest host Handsome Hank for a podcast sure to thrill Dolphins fans from east to west.

The boys dial up NFL Network reporter Jeff Darlington for an inside look at Miami’s front office on the heels of a heady free-agent spending spree.

Later, producer/guru Wilk Tie spins his interstellar magic to contact Debate Club regular Dan Hanzus in an effort to mend his on-the-rocks relationship with Sessler.

You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you might even learn a thing or two. Take a listen, won’t you?

DDFP 139: Free Agency Frenzy

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DDFP 139

Shek and Rank are joined by pal/colleague Akbar Gbajabiamila for a thorough breakdown of an exhilarating week of free agency, including: Wes Welker’s move to Denver; the NFC West arms race between Seattle and San Francisco; Nnamdi Asomugha’s future; and all the winners and losers.  And keep listening for the ATL Debate Club with Handsome Hank and Dan Hanzus.

Download: DDFP 139: Free Agency Frenzy

 

DDFP 138: Rank and Stevie Johnson

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DDFP 138

A special replay of Adam Rank’s rangy one-on-one interview with Bills WR Stevie Johnson.

Download: DDFP 138: Rank and Stevie Johnson

 

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