Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by Daniel Jeremiah & Handsome Hank for a breakdown of a classic Saturday in college football, what it will mean for the BCS title game and the stronger contender between Carolina and KC. The gang also discusses Geno Smith’s future, Nick Foles and the Eagles’ offense, Peyton Manning’s play-calling wristband and plenty of leftover Thanksgiving stories.
It’s a Thanksgiving miracle when longtime DDFP pal, Panthers WR Steve Smith, calls into Studio 66 to talk about his place among the game’s best receivers, what he talks about with cornerbacks who cover him, the Panthers’ rise, the best QBs he’s ever played with, Cam Newton’s new maturity & Kobe’s new deal. Adam Rank, Handsome Hank, ‘Around The League’s Dan Hanzus & producer Black Tie all pay a visit to make picks for Week 13 and to throw their pies in the ring for the second annual #DDFP Pie-Off. A delicious time was had by all. Have a taste, won’t you?
Shek & Rank are joined in Studio 66 by former NFL scout/current show favorite Daniel Jeremiah to break down the latest between Peyton & Brady, the NFC North & AFC North races, who deserves to be #1 in college football, and the ‘Road House’ remake. Jeremiah also lays out an interesting option for the USC head coaching job before Producer Black Tie reads fan #DDFP tweets.
Shek & Rank welcome former NFL scout and current DDFP regular Daniel Jeremiah back to Studio 66 to discuss, among other things, the state of the Ravens, Denver’s chances if Peyton can’t play, his takeaways from the Oregon vs. Stanford showdown, and board games. The fellas are also joined by Handsome Hank for “The Black List”, with subjects including the NFL’s best defense and most overpaid QB. Lastly, Black Tie rounds things out with the debut of his body language QB Rankings.
In a special edition of the #DDFP, Shek hosts the new video segment “NFL.com’s Weekend Guide” with Akbar Gbajabiamila, Adam Rank and Dan Hanzus to break down Cam Newton and Colin Kaepernick on and off the football field and much more. Adam Rank then interviews Cleveland Browns tight end Jordan Cameron discussing everything from superheroes to movies.
Shek, Daniel Jeremiah, Handsome Hank and Rank recap Week 9 in the NFL, including Nick Foles’ record performance, questionable San Diego Chargers play calling, and the lack of attention for the Kansas City Chiefs. Plus, which team will win the NFC East and can the streaking Carolina Panthers overtake the New Orleans Saints in the NFC South?
Shek & Rank discuss the biggest topics from Week 8 in the NFL including where Calvin Johnson ranks amongst the NFL greatest wide receivers and Dez Bryant’s sideline demeanor. Daniel Jeremiah and Handsome Hank join the show for Black Tie’s “Black List” discussing the top 5 NFL quarterbacks halfway through the season and the league’s biggest disappointments.
Shek & Rank mark episode 200 in grand style with Steelers safety/ DDFP favorite Ryan Clark; a spirited Red Challenge Flag picks showdown between Handsome Hank & Elliot Harrison; and some bonafide insight on how an offensive head coach impacts his team vs. a defensive coach, and a Dez Bryant vs. Megatron side-by-side comparison with former NFL player and scout Bucky Brooks.
Shek and Rank are joined by Daniel Jeremiah to recap all the footballing action this weekend, including Peyton Manning falling short in his big return to Indianapolis and the Heisman trophy favorites. Handsome Hank then joins for “The Blacklist” to debate the biggest injury from Week 7 and MVP candidates before opening up a gift package from Scotland.
Shek & Rank huddle up for a special edition podcast with Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill who stops by to discuss being a part of a famed quarterback draft class, his “Madden NFL 25″ next-gen ratings, and if he can still play wide receiver. Plus, Shek makes his speed picks for Week 7′s slate of games and predicts how many touchdowns Peyton Manning will throw in his return to Indy.
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.