The DA Show

Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

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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    February 19, 2019 - 1:01 pm
    Video of Irv Smith Jr.: Saban Got More Out Of Me Than Anyone Could Alabama is known for two things: competing for (and often winning) national championships, and sending players to the NFL. Tight end prospect Irv Smith Jr. is no exception. In fact, many NFL Draft analysts have Smith Jr. going in...
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    February 18, 2019 - 12:08 pm
    Video of Steve Beuerlein: I Wouldn't Take Kyler Murray Early in the 1st Round" Kyler Murray will likely be a first-round NFL draft pick. In fact, some fans and analysts wonder if the Arizona Cardinals should trade Josh Rosen and draft Murray No. 1 overall . CBS Sports Network NFL...
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    February 14, 2019 - 12:59 pm
    Video of Charlie Ebersol sent AAF Email to Employees Saying 'Don't Gloat' " The AAF debuted this past weekend, and a funny thing happened: people liked it. In fact, they loved it. This is not common among debuts. With debuts, unexpected things can occur. Things...
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    February 13, 2019 - 12:21 pm
    Video of Richard Deitsch discusses Bob Costas being pushed out by NBC Sports I The D.A. Show Bob Costas dropped a media bombshell earlier this week, claiming that he was essentially pushed out at NBC for being critical of the dangers of football and the NFL’s role in the concussion and CTE crises...
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    February 13, 2019 - 10:08 am
    By Shaun Morash Cold Open “Just when you think you are out, they pull me right back in.” Football season was over. It finished the moment Greg Zuerlein’s kick sailed wide left, officially securing another Patriots Super Bowl win. Yet, just six days later I found myself with my usual two television...
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    February 12, 2019 - 1:00 pm
    You might not know a lot about John Becker, but perhaps you should. The Vermont basketball coach recently became the fastest America East coach to reach 100 conference wins, this after the Catamounts beat UMass Lowell, 74-65, on Feb. 2. Becker needed just 120 games to reach the century mark,...
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    February 11, 2019 - 1:16 pm
    Video of Jared Greenberg: Let's Not Crown the 76ers in the East Yet The Philadelphia 76ers (36-20) are 2-0 with Tobias Harris, who is averaging 18.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 4.5 assists with his new squad. But Jared Greenberg isn’t ready to pencil the Sixers into the NBA Finals just yet. “...
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    February 07, 2019 - 1:14 pm
    Video of JK McKay: Everyday is like a Fire Drill AAF Head of Football Operations J.K. McKay dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss the Alliance of American Football, which debuts this Saturday on CBS . And there’s a lot to do between now and then. “Oh, 100 percent. As we say, every day is a fire...
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    February 06, 2019 - 12:38 pm
    Video of Al Horford: Anthony Davis' Father is Entitled to His Opinion It remains to be seen where Anthony Davis will play the rest of this season – and beyond – but his father hopes it isn’t in Boston. Indeed, Anthony Davis Sr. said he doesn’t want his son to play for the Celtics after the...
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    February 04, 2019 - 12:36 pm
    Video of Ross Tucker: This was the worst Patriots team to win A Super Bowl The New England Patriots won their sixth Super Bowl title Sunday, beating the Los Angeles Rams, 13-3. While the Patriots deserve credit for winning this punt-filled snooze-fest, it’s clear that this was not an all-time great...
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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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    December 31, 2018 - 4:17 pm
    It's a good problem to have, but also a terrifying one. Your team becomes so successful other programs begin trying to poach what makes you great. Syracuse fans went on high alert as Miami's head coaching job opened after Mark Richt's abrupt retirement. Would the Hurricanes come calling for SU's...
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    December 14, 2018 - 10:15 am
    The reports are jarring. The Raiders' Christmas Eve game against the Broncos could be the last one ever in Oakland. The city is suing the franchise over relocation to Vegas. The team doesn't want to pay rent to a group that it's engaged in litigation with. So in this lawyered-up battle of grandiose...
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    December 06, 2018 - 2:27 pm
    The Patriots are once again zooming down the home stretch of the season, and the only thing that stands between them and another playoff bye is three games vs. the dregs of the AFC East. Must be nice. New England, at a time of the year when everyone is banged up, emotionally taxed, and feeling the...
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    November 30, 2018 - 1:28 pm
    Every critic that has charged Baker Mayfield this week with overreacting, being unprofessional, or showing immaturity, is lost. They have failed to recognize the Browns are a different situation. They have been for decades. The Cleveland quarterback shunned Hue Jackson Sunday. He did it again at...
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    November 19, 2018 - 3:48 pm
    It’s strange to watch the demoralizing saga of Carmelo Anthony . It’s not even Thanksgiving and already the Rockets have cut bait, looking to move on after just a few measly weeks of basketball. To add insult to ignominy, Houston played its best hoops in the first game after Melo’s release,...
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    November 15, 2018 - 4:53 pm
    The world buzzes over the Warriors' suspension of Draymond Green. The Obnoxious One finally went too far. Veterans are tired of his outbursts. His emotional spillover has become detrimental. What was he thinking? He should've passed the ball to one of the greatest living scorers ever. Kevin Durant...
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    October 31, 2018 - 12:42 pm
    Let the record state that Tuesday, October 30 was not a good day for the Big Ten. After a long, tumultuous battle within Maryland's administration, embattled D.J. Durkin was retained as head coach. A short drive north, Rutgers dismissed linebacker Izaia Bullock after being arrested and charged with...
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