Shek & Rank dial up draft guru Daniel Jeremiah for his analysis of the biggest stories from Radio City Music Hall last weekend; Handsome Hank then stops by to yap about Jason Collins and the sports world’s reaction to his coming out.
Shek enjoys a 24 oz. aged rib steak at Quality Meats NYC. (Handsome Hank/NFL)
The door of Studio 66 swings fast and furious as Shek and Rank welcome San Francisco 49ers LT Joe Staley to talk about the Super Bowl’s final drive, admiring o-linemen, and Joe’s passions. UCLA’s highly-touted linebacker Datone Jones checks in for the first of his Draft Diaries before NFL Network’s main man Rich Eisen pops in to discuss Michigan basketball and the variety of NFL podcast producers. ATL Debate Club wraps the show with topics including more Richard Sherman controversy and the latest Darrelle Revis trade rumors.
Shek welcomes NFL.com’s Eliot Harrison and Around The League scribes Marc Sessler and Dan Hanzus to discuss one of the great title games in college basketball history, the return of “Mad Men” and the worst trios of NFL quarterbacks on a single team. Plus, Shek also gets new Colts QB Matt Hasselbeck on the line to yap about Andrew Luck, Super Bowl XL and the Seahawks’ uniforms. Producer Black Tie wraps the show with an all new shout out.
Rank catches up with Baltimore Ravens WR Torrey Smith to talk about the state of the Super Bowl champions and this weekend’s Wrestlemania. Before that, Shek, Rank, Around The League scribe Dan Hanzus and Handsome Hank talk about the worst injuries in sports history, Matt Flynn in Oakland; Carson Palmer in Arizona, March Madness, and Black Tie gives a shout out.
Dave Dameshek chats with star quarterbacks, Seahawks’ Russell Wilson and Panthers’ Cam Newton. Packers linebacker Clay Matthews and “Entourage” star Jeremy Piven also join #DDFP 128 live from Super Bowl XLVII. (Associated Press/National Football League)
On the final day of “NFL.com Live: Super Bowl XLVII,” Dave Dameshek and the gang chat with “Entourage” star Jeremy Piven and the cast of hit TV show “The League.” NFL players, including Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton, Seahawks QB Russell Wilson and Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews, also join the program. Plus, the guys yap with two of the top quarterbacks in this year’s upcoming NFL draft, West Virginia’s Geno Smith and USC’s Matt Barkley.
Shek & Rank broadcast once again from New Orleans alongside Matt “Money” Smith and Jaime Maggio for the second day of “NFL.com Live: Super Bowl XLVII” coverage. “30 Rock” star Tracy Morgan highlights the day’s guests which also includes Saints QB Drew Brees, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski, Texans RB Arian Foster & DE J.J. Watt, Giants DE Osi Umenyiora and former Cowboys QB Troy Aikman.
Shek, Rank & Handsome Hank list which quarterbacks they’d rather have over Tony Romo. The fellas then catch up with Detroit Lions defensive end/friend of the show Cliff Avril to discuss just what’s going on with the Lions a quarter of the way through the 2012 season. Plus, a preview of Week 5’s matchup between long-time rivals Tom Brady and Peyton Manning.
Shek, @AdamRank & Handsome (@NFLUKHank) get you ready for Week 4 with the musical help of one-man house band @RichBanksMusic, and Vikings star wide receiver Percy Harvin, who discusses looking down at the Packers and Lions in the standings, the Gators/Seminoles rivalry he’s got with his quarterback Christian Ponder, and his favorite TV show. The fellas also check in with DDFP Secretary of Film and Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk to talk best/worst movie deaths. And finally, “Around the League” scribes @DanHanzus & @MarcSesslerNFL debut their debate segment with thoughts on the sorry state of the N.Y. Jetropolitans.
Shek & Rank are in a celebratory mood with the arrival of football season and the return of New England Patriots wide receiver and official DDFP music critic, Brandon Lloyd. The fellas also catch up with Handsome Hank to talk about the self-inflicted damage his Miami Dolphins have caused with their appearance on HBO’s “Hard Knocks,” and NFL.com’s Around the League scribes visit Studio 66 for a spirited edition of “Dead or Alive,” with topics including Tom Brady, the New York Jets and the Dodgers/Red Sox trade.
Shek and Rank talk with show pal T.J. Houshmandzadeh about his former teammate/longtime friend Chad Johnson’s rough week and T.J’s own NFL prospects for 2012. The guys are also joined by NFL.com “Around The League” scribes Marc Sessler (@MarcSesslerNFL) & Dan Hanzus (@DanHanzus) for a debate about whether or not the Dallas Cowboys will make the postseason and Shek’s ranking of the team jerseys in four of America’s major sports leagues. Plus, the Black List reviews Adrian Peterson vs. Stephen Strasburg, and the best sitcom of all time.
Dave Dameshek likes football. A lot. He's written and talked about it since last year on NFL.com and NFL Network, and before that on ESPN Radio, ESPN.com, and CBS Radio. Dave is also an accomplished Connect Four player.