The DA Show

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Damon Amendolara, known by his fans as D.A., hosts his morning program where he provides a mix of the latest sports news, discussions and controversy.

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    Rob Schneider
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    July 19, 2019 - 12:38 pm
    Actor and comedian Rob Schneider dropped by The DA Show on Friday to discuss his life, career, podcast and, yes, steroids. Believe it or not, steroid use is not uncommon in Hollywood, which, in a way, makes sense. “Actors, all they got to do is take care of the way they look,” Schneider said. “That...
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    Tyreek Hill Chiefs NFL
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    July 19, 2019 - 11:08 am
    The NFL will not suspend Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill for violating the league’s personal-conduct policy. Hill, 25, can attend the Chiefs’ training camp, which opens July 26. Hill had been barred from all team activities after controversial audio surfaced in April in which Hill told...
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    Dabo Swinney Nick Saban Clemson Alabama CFB
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    July 18, 2019 - 11:20 am
    Nick Saban is great at many things, including his ability to rationalize or explain away losses. Such was the case at SEC Media Days, when he blamed his coaching staff and looming NFL careers for Alabama’s humbling 44-16 loss to Clemson in the national championship. Is it surprising that Saban said...
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    Cam Newton Carolina Panthers
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    July 17, 2019 - 12:44 pm
    NFL Films director Steve Trout dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss “All or Nothing,” which debuts Friday. The eight-part series tells the behind-the-scenes story of the 2018 Carolina Panthers, who started 6-2 but finished 7-9 and missed the playoffs. Several noteworthy Panthers are featured in...
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    Jimbo Fisher Texas A&M SEC
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    July 17, 2019 - 10:11 am
    Jimbo Fisher had a highly successful first season at Texas A&M. The Aggies went 9-4, lost to eventual national champion Clemson by just two points in September, beat LSU in a seven-overtime marathon in November, and decimated NC State in the Gator Bowl. But make no mistake: Fisher will not be...
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    Lincoln Riley Oklahoma
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    July 16, 2019 - 11:49 am
    Jalen Hurts has not been named the starting quarterback at Oklahoma, but that day is coming – Sooners rather than later (pun most definitely intended). “I can’t see a scenario where he’s not (the starter),” Fort Worth Star-Telegram Big 12 insider Mac Engel said on The DA Show. “I think the more...
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    Tony Romo Dallas Cowboys
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    July 15, 2019 - 4:51 pm
    Tony Romo successfully defended his celebrity golf title in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course this past weekend, but he’s making headlines for football reasons, as Peyton Manning may have taken a veiled shot at Romo for his dedication – or lack thereof – to the game...
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    Bud Selig MLB Commissioner
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    July 15, 2019 - 1:40 pm
    Former MLB commissioner Bud Selig dropped by CBS Sports Radio on Monday to discuss his life, career and book, “ For the Good of the Game: The Inside Story of the Surprising and Dramatic Transformation of Major League Baseball .” Selig was asked if he wrote the book, in part, as a public vindication...
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    Shawn Wayans
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    July 11, 2019 - 10:54 am
    Last week, Terry Crews announced that a White Chicks sequel was in the works . There’s just one problem: It’s not. At least not yet. “Let me clear this up right now,” Shawn Wayans said on The DA Show. “Terry Crews, I love you buddy, but man. I seen Terry Crews at Barneys in L.A. and he was like, ‘...
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    Aaron Donald Rams
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    July 10, 2019 - 11:53 am
    Aaron Donald has won back-to-back NFL Defensive Player of the Year awards, and he’s a safe bet to make it three in a row. “He is the best player in the NFL , period, and I don’t think it’s particularly close to the next best guy,” Pro Football Focus analyst Sam Monson said on The DA Show. “When you...
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    Kawhi Leonard Raptors NBA Finals
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    June 14, 2019 - 5:20 pm
    This is going to seem really weird to say aloud, but try it anyway. The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions. The discomfort is certainly not because they were unworthy, but instead because the league, since its inception, has been the tightest membership of any league. The same names pop up through...
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    Kevin Durant Chris Paul
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    May 29, 2019 - 3:15 pm
    History is just past the outstretched fingertips of Kevin Durant, try as he might to touch it. Since the day he decided to join the Warriors, and perhaps even before that, he has battled the current on his legacy. There is almost no way that inner turmoil won't continue into these NBA Finals and...
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    Michael Jordan
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    May 01, 2019 - 1:36 pm
    The end is coming swift and clear. The days of picking up pieces of paper and reading sports stories on them are being chased away by the sunset. Not long ago the grandest of them all, the sporting publication of record for 70 years, Sports Illustrated , decided to consolidate into bi-weekly issues...
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    Russell Westbrook
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    April 18, 2019 - 8:49 am
    Any NBA child of the '80s loved Dominique Wilkins. He was all too easy to adore. His slam dunks scraped the sky. His athleticism jumped off the TV like a cartoon. That stylistically radical Hawks logo looked like a backwards Pac-Man . The Omni seemed like a Tetris block landed on Atlanta . C'mon,...
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    Tom Dundon AAF
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    March 27, 2019 - 4:31 pm
    Perhaps this is all a power play, a stiff arm of the opponent in the direction you need them to go. This may be an intelligent, savvy businessman manipulating the news like a puppet master. The AAF could have the perfect leader behind the wheel, and this moment will be written about in history...
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    New York Knicks Owner James Dolan Watches From The Sidelines
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    March 15, 2019 - 1:57 pm
    He doesn't play. He doesn't coach. He doesn't build the roster. So how is it that James Dolan stands in the way of the Knicks ever winning a championship? It's because he poisons the entire organization, a noxious fume that permeates all rooms of Madison Square Garden. And people with options –...
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    AAF Matt Simms
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    February 28, 2019 - 1:30 pm
    Skeptics would like to point to the Alliance of American Football's opening month and claim turbulence. News of the league enduring payroll problems, needing a $250 million infusion of cash, having its premier team forced into practicing in a different state, and being sued would appear to be all...
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    February 11, 2019 - 1:57 pm
    Video of The AAF put the NFL's problems on full display I The D.A. Show Something interesting happened on the way to poking fun at a startup spring football league. We realized a fast pace and monster hits on quarterbacks were relics of the past, and man did it feel good to have them back...
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    February 08, 2019 - 11:26 am
    Video of Owners aren't spending for Harper/Machado because they worry about their baseball's future For more than a century, the days before pitchers and catchers report have been filled with glee and optimism. Next week, baseball players will report to sun-splashed locales, and...
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    January 07, 2019 - 3:09 pm
    Somehow he did it again. Nick Foles led the Eagles down the field, cooly and calmly, and found Golden Tate for the win. Sure, Cody Parkey had to double-doink the game-winning field goal as time expired for it to hold up, but Foles did his part. Again. And there is no historical precedent for it...
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