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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    January 10, 2019 - 12:07 pm
    Video of Ian Eagle says the Chargers are more talented than the Patriots The Los Angeles Chargers own an unheard of stat this season: They have not lost a single game in which they’ve boarded a flight. How is that possible? How does a franchise that missed the playoffs in seven of its previous...
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    January 09, 2019 - 11:28 am
    Video of Mike Giardi NFL Network Reporter New England offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels will return to the Patriots next season, but that might not have been his first choice. “I think he wanted Cleveland, and I think the surprise-surprise is Cleveland didn’t want him,” NFL Network analyst Mike...
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    January 08, 2019 - 12:07 pm
    Video of SEC Network Analyst Cole Cubelic Clemson and Alabama have met four times over the last four seasons, with each program winning two games. But after Clemson annihilated Alabama, 44-16, to win the national championship Monday, have the Tigers surpassed the Tide as the top program in America...
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    January 07, 2019 - 12:42 pm
    Video of BCS National Champion Vince Young For the fourth straight season, Alabama will face Clemson in the College Football Playoff, and for the fourth straight season, Alabama is the betting favorite. But can the undefeated Tigers (14-0) upset the Tide (14-0) for the second time in three years?...
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    January 04, 2019 - 12:11 pm
    Video of NFL on CBS Analyst Rich Gannon The Baltimore Ravens (10-6) beat the Los Angeles Chargers (12-4) on the road, 22-10, in Week 16. Now they have to beat them again this Sunday in the playoffs, albeit at home. Are Lamar Jackson’s legs enough to lead Baltimore to victory? “I think his legs are...
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    January 04, 2019 - 11:36 am
    By: Shaun Morash Cold Open It is time to blow it up in Pittsburgh – not just Antonio Brown, but Mike Tomlin, too. While a "trade me or else" demand wasn't necessarily proclaimed by Antonio Brown, his desire not to be a Steeler anymore should be enough after countless problems between AB and the...
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    January 03, 2019 - 11:40 am
    Video of NFL Network Analyst Adam Rank After winning the NFC North for the first time since 2010, the Chicago Bears (12-4) are back in the playoffs. They host the Philadelphia Eagles (9-7) – the defending Super Bowl champions – in the Wild Card this Sunday. NFL Network analyst Adam Rank is a little...
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    January 02, 2019 - 12:28 pm
    Video of Former Clemson All-American Jim Stuckey No. 2 Clemson (14-0) will face No. 1 Alabama (14-0) in the College Football Playoff for the fourth straight year – including the third time in the national championship game. While the Tide are favored by almost a touchdown, Jim Stuckey believes the...
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    December 31, 2018 - 12:50 pm
    Video of CBS Sports NFL Writer Will Brinson joins D.A. Eight NFL teams – one quarter of the league – are looking for a new head coach, including the Cincinnati Bengals, who fired Marvin Lewis, and his 0-7 playoff record, after 16 seasons. Yet, the Oakland Raiders hiring Mike Mayock may have been...
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    December 28, 2018 - 3:10 pm
    Video of Larry Johnson Former NFL All-Pro Running Back Former NFL running back Larry Johnson spent most of his career in Kansas City, but he did play for the Washington Redskins in 2010. The experience left much to be desired. Which is why Johnson wasn’t surprised to see Dan Snyder clean house (...
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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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    May 24, 2018 - 1:12 pm
    We are, at our core, a nation of sports simpletons, one which has dismissed Alex Ovechkin for his entire career. Nuance is eschewed, and deep analytics are "the land of dorks." Aesthetics? Meh. We usually base our ultimate judgments on only one criteria: championships. The roots of our country are...
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