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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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    August 27, 2019 - 1:01 pm
    Former NFL offensive lineman Ryan O’Callaghan dropped by CBS Sports Radio on Tuesday to discuss his new memoir, “ My Life on the Line: How the NFL Damn Near Killed Me, and Ended Up Saving My Life .” In the book, O’Callaghan, who is openly gay, discusses past fears of having his sexuality exposed,...
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    Nick Saban Alabama Clemson
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    August 21, 2019 - 12:44 pm
    Mel Tucker has coached at some of the top programs in college football, including Ohio State, Alabama and Georgia. He is unique in that he has coached under Nick Saban two decades apart – first at Michigan State in the 1990s, and again at Alabama in 2015. So, how did Saban change over those two...
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    Dino Babers Syracuse
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    August 20, 2019 - 12:38 pm
    No. 22 Syracuse will play a fairly tough opponent in its third game of the season. That would be Clemson, which has won a national title in two of the last three seasons. But Syracuse head coach Dino Babers isn’t worried about Clemson just yet. No, he’s got his hands full with Liberty in the season...
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    Will Muschamp South Carolina
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    August 19, 2019 - 12:50 pm
    Will Muschamp dropped by CBS Sports Radio on Monday to discuss South Carolina’s upcoming season, as well as his coaching journey over the last decade and beyond. Muschamp, of course, served as defensive coordinator at LSU, Auburn and Texas and is in the midst of his second head-coaching stint in...
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    Tony Romo Dallas Cowboys
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    August 15, 2019 - 1:20 pm
    In July, Peyton Manning seemingly took a shot at Tony Romo by indirectly questioning his commitment to football. Romo, however, says that’s not what Manning meant – and that’s not how he, Romo, took it. “Oh yeah, me and Peyton are friends,” Romo said on The DA Show. “When you play quarterback...
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    Antonio Brown Mike Tomlin Steelers
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    August 15, 2019 - 12:36 pm
    Antonio Brown did not play in Week 17 last season, even though it was a must-win game for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Since then, he’s been in the news seemingly every week , seemingly never for a positive reason. Did Brown simply change as a person over the last year? “I think his viewpoint of...
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    August 14, 2019 - 12:46 pm
    Herm Edwards spent the majority of his coaching career in the NFL, ultimately serving as head coach of the Jets and Chiefs from 2001-05 and 2006-08, respectively. Then he took 10 years off. Then he returned to coaching – not in the NFL, but in college. The differences between the two are many. “I...
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    Dak Prescott Dallas Cowboys
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    August 14, 2019 - 10:30 am
    Dak Prescott wants $40 million a year. Well, he's not getting it, Damon Amendolara says. In fact, $30 million is probably pushing it.
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    Megan Rapinoe World Cup France
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    August 13, 2019 - 1:56 pm
    U.S. Women’s National Team member Crystal Dunn dropped by The DA Show on Tuesday to reflect on the World Cup title, as well as the squad’s ability to make headlines for things having nothing to do with soccer. Specifically, Dunn was asked about Megan Rapinoe’s feud with President Donald Trump,...
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    October 01, 2018 - 1:14 pm
    It will live forever, etched in our minds, a snapshot of the best of times collapsing into the worst of times. A potential future Hall of Famer, synonymous with his team, giving his sideline the middle-finger salute as he's carted off into his murky future. It's not just a jarring sight, a veteran...
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    September 11, 2018 - 2:25 pm
    The cold, hard Texas truth is so clear it's impossible to ignore any longer. Jason Garrett is an ineffective coach . His offense is sputtering. His quarterback is regressing. He's won a single playoff game in nine years at the helm. In a town that is desperate for a winner, a team that is...
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    August 31, 2018 - 12:04 pm
    At the beginning of August, we laid out the 10 biggest questions heading into Training Camp. Now that the preseason is over, it's time to see what answers we received. 10) Is this the end of Joe Flacco? Answer: Not yet While the former Super Bowl MVP hasn't exactly been Tom Brady this preseason,...
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    August 29, 2018 - 7:59 am
    The numbers are huge. Odell Beckham will earn another $95M from the Giants, making him the highest paid wide receiver ever. He'll get $65M of that guaranteed. He will make $20M per year over the first three years. He's paid more than Julio Jones, Antonio Brown, and Mike Evans. Beckham will make as...
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    August 01, 2018 - 4:46 pm
    Thursday marks the official beginning of the preseason with the Hall of Fame Game, which means it is now time to start looking seriously at NFL'18. The biggest questions of the season have five months to shake themselves out, but there are plenty of queries that will get answers before Opening...
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    July 31, 2018 - 3:36 pm
    The Cowboys were known as "America's Team" because they embodied what the country wanted to see in itself. The Cowboys were powerful, glamorous, and most of all, winners. Referring to the organization by that moniker now feels like mockery, a snide shot at what it no longer is. Dallas has won two...
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    July 24, 2018 - 12:49 pm
    Carmelo Anthony resides in a strange, vexing place. For college basketball fans, he was a winner. He was the ultimate alpha dog, a player who can put a team on his back and lead it to the promised land. For NBA fans, he is a loser. He is the ultimate prima donna, a self-centered diva who cannot...
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    July 02, 2018 - 12:00 am
    It was a prayer, a half-court heave at the buzzer down three. One year ago, the Thunder was out of time and GM Sam Presti figured he'd try something, anything. So he traded for Paul George in a desperate attempt to keep Russell Westbrook in the midwest. OKC had been ravaged by free agency once...
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    June 22, 2018 - 11:35 am
    Winners : Marvin Bagley : The destination might be riddled with lost careers and sunken stardom, but at least one NBA legend thinks he's slated to be the best player in this draft. I spoke to Dan Majerle, who told me as coach at Grand Canyon, he's worked closely with Bagley and believes he's a...
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    May 31, 2018 - 4:42 pm
    Why would the Sixers keep Bryan Colangelo? Philadelphia ownership may want to avoid looking unfair or reactionary. The team may not want to create instability or go through another hire. The organization may just want to keep chugging along on an upward climb since it's finally selling tickets,...
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