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.
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.
On the #DDFP 72, Dave, Rank and Hank debate the merits of LaDainian Tomlinson’s NFL career, including where he ranks amongst the greatest RBs in NFL history.
Detroit Lions defensive end Cliff Avril stops by Studio 66 at the NFL Network. (Johnny Vy/NFL)
Then, Lions DE Cliff Avril joins the show to discuss Matthew Stafford’s progress, why he ranks Tom Brady and Drew Brees ahead of Aaron Rodgers, and Ndamukong Suh’s demeanor on the field. Plus, “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter” and Forbes’ list of the 100 highest-paid athletes make it on the Black List, and Dave takes a look at the worst nicknames in the NFL.
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.