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DDFP 287: Week 1 picks

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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.

 

Download: DDFP 287: Week 1 picks

DDFP 286: Week 1 preview

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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.

Download: DDFP 286: Week 1 preview

DDFP 282: NFC East & rookie QB preview

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DDFP 282

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.

 

Download: DDFP 282: NFC East & rookie QB preview

DDFP 280: Cordarrelle Patterson

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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.

 

Download: DDFP 280: Cordarrelle Patterson

DDFP 277: A.J. Hawk on Rodgers, camp

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DDFP 277

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.

Also, be sure to check out A.J. Hawk’s new podcast, The HawkCast.

 

Download: DDFP 277: A.J. Hawk on Rodgers, camp

DDFP 275: The new “America’s team”

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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.

Download: DDFP 275: The new “America’s team”

DDFP 273: Ike Taylor & Matt “Money” Smith

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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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DDFP 271: The best QB-WR duos & CJ2K

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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.

 

Download: DDFP 271: The best QB-WR duos & CJ2K

DDFP 270: Mike Singletary

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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?

 

Download: DDFP 270: Mike Singletary

 

Listen: New World Cup talk 

DDFP 269: World Cup talk with Julius Thomas

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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?

 

Download: DDFP 269: World Cup talk with Broncos Julius Thomas