Shek, Handsome Hank and producer Black Tie review Super Bowl XLIX from every angle as they discuss Tom Brady’s fourth-quarter performance, the Seahawks’ interception, Katy Perry’s halftime show and much more. Plus, is Tom Brady the greatest QB ever and which two teams are favorites for Super Bowl 50?
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?
Shek is joined by producer Black Tie and NFL ATL producer The Gold Standard for a special World Cup 2014 podcast extravaganza. Listen as a keen Shek learns about the beautiful game with discussion topics including: the dream finals matchup, top players to watch, if Team USA can make it out of the “Group of Death”, best uniform kit and much more. Plus, what can the NFL and other american sports learn from soccer? It’s a worldly #DDFP experience even non-soccer fans won’t want to miss.
Dave Dameshek and the crew conduct a live mock draft on #DDFP 238. (Associated Press/NFL)
Shek, Rank, Handsome Hank and Elliot Harrison debate the best quarterback-running back pairing in the NFL and take part in the first ever live #DDFP mock draft. Also, Shek and E.H. share their thoughts on the greatest quarterback in Green Bay Packers history. Lastly, Shek and Hank have a “True Detective” discussion leading up to the season finale of the HBO series (**SPOILER ALERT** at 1:25:20).
Shek is joined by Rank, Handsome Hank & Black Tie for the 2013 Sheky Awards, with categories including: Best Uniform in Pro Sports, Best Player Guest, Best Movie Dave Watched in 2013, Best Breakfast Meat, and of course, Best Fruit.
Shek and Rank celebrate the big 1-5-0 with a visit from Mr. Fancy Pants, Marc Sessler, and a spirited discussion including the “Top 100 Players of 2013” reaction, the 2013 NFL Draft fallout, and the color best represented in food. Black Tie gives a shout out, and the week of podcasting finishes with the Around The League’s Debate Club, featuring Sessler and Dan Hanzus on “Game of Thrones”, Hanzus’ brush with fame, and maybe some pro football. Maybe.
Shek and Around The League scribe Dan Hanzus are joined in Studio 66 by new Seattle Seahawks pass rusher Cliff Avril to yap about moving from Detroit to Seattle, the emerging rivalry with the San Francisco 49ers, the best Cliffs, the free agency experience and other stirring subject matter. The guys also talk about Dan Hanzus attending “The Office” series wrap party, and a new “Shoutout” from Black Tie.
Studio 66 overflows with NFL dignitaries as Shek and Rank welcome Tennessee Titans RB Chris Johnson, who talks about his pride in holding in the top 40 mark at the combine, the Titans’ needs for 2013 and his favorite ice cream flavor. Also joining the podcast is Washington Redskins LB London Fletcher, who talks about the biggest changes he’s seen over his decade and a half in the league, his first meeting with RG3 and what he knows about that city in England with which he shares a name. Plus, Black Tie returns to his producer’s chair and gives his famous shout out.
‘Shek and Rank talk winners and losers of the new NFL uniforms with Michelle Beisner. Black Tie gives a rather cryptic NBA scouting report on national champion Anthony Davis, plus LaMarr Woodley stops by with WR Steve Breaston to talk Super Bowl-week etiquette on Adam Rank’s Gridiron Podcast for Kids.
The ruggedly handsome Dave Dameshek's passions include football, eating food, and watching TV. His trademark charm and incisive commentary have been seen/read/heard on NFL.com, NFL Network, 'Jimmy Kimmel Live', and ESPN Radio.