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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    November 15, 2018 - 11:16 am
    Video of Pro Football Hall of Famer Barry Sanders Barry Sanders is considered by many the best running back of all time – and for good reason. He won a Heisman Trophy, was NFL Rookie of the Year, NFL MVP, a six-time All-Pro, and a 10-time Pro Bowler. The Pro Football Hall of Famer ran with a style...
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    November 14, 2018 - 12:24 pm
    Video of Jeff Monken, Army Head Coach Army will never be confused as a football powerhouse, but coach Jeff Monken has authored one of the best coaching jobs in the country this season. Army is 8-2, has won six straight games, and its only losses came at Duke in the season-opener and at Oklahoma –...
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    November 13, 2018 - 12:20 pm
    Video of Tommy Bowden, former Clemson Head Coach No. 11 UCF (9-0) has won 21 straight games but still can’t crack the top 10, much less the top four. Tommy Bowden doesn’t have a problem with that. “I’ve been in that position before,” Bowden said on The DA Show. “I coached in the SEC for 11 years...
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    November 12, 2018 - 11:35 am
    Video of Will Brinson, CBS Sports Sr NFL Writer According to Jason La Canfora, the Baltimore Ravens and Jim Harbaugh will reportedly part ways after the season. Harbaugh is 98-71 in 11 seasons in Baltimore and 10-5 in the playoffs. Will he be the No. 1 coaching candidate available this offseason? “...
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    November 08, 2018 - 1:20 pm
    Video of Albert Breer, Senior NFL Reporter The MMQB The New Orleans Saints (7-1) beat the Los Angeles Rams (8-1) in a possible NFC Championship preview this past Sunday, and don’t be surprised if they do it again in the playoffs. “I think the Saints are a more complete team,” The MMQB senior NFL...
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    November 08, 2018 - 9:26 am
    By: Shaun Morash Cold Open Long live the Clapper. After a week off and an "all-in" type trade of a first-round pick to the Raiders for Amari Cooper, the Cowboys were poised to make an enormous second half of the season statement at home, in primetime, versus a clunky Titans team. Instead, they were...
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    November 07, 2018 - 1:56 pm
    Video of R.J. Choppy, Host 105.3 The Fan in Dallas The Dallas Cowboys (3-5) are in danger of missing the playoffs for the seventh time in nine seasons, but Jason Garrett still has a job. Why? “Continuity,” Dallas’ 105.3 the Fan host RJ Choppy said on The DA Show. “Jerry likes the idea of trying to...
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    November 06, 2018 - 1:01 pm
    Video of Carter Blackburn, CBS Sports Play-by-Play Announcer Another week, another win for No. 3 Notre Dame (9-0), which beat Northwestern this past Saturday and continues its march toward an unbeaten regular season. “I think they’re getting better,” CBS play-by-play voice Carter Blackburn said on...
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    November 05, 2018 - 12:46 pm
    Video of Dan Wetzel – Yahoo Sports Columnist As the $100,000 Brian Bowen recruiting controversy showed, the words college basketball and amateurism don’t belong in the same sentence. Take it from Dan Wetzel, who was at the trial and has been arguing against the NCAA’s outdated model for years. “...
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    November 02, 2018 - 12:57 pm
    The Dallas Cowboys (3-4) fave had an up and down season. They’ve alternated losses and wins and dropped two games by a field goal. Yet, the Cowboys are very much alive in the NFC East. They trail Washington (5-2) by two games and Philadelphia (4-4) by a half game and have three games against those...
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    April 20, 2018 - 1:42 pm
    Took long enough, but North America's most powerful sports enterprise has finally swallowed a healthy dose of humility. A week in mid-April is not usually supposed to deliver a spade of structural changes for the NFL. This is usually the last of the mock draft silliness, a final round of endlessly...
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    April 09, 2018 - 12:55 pm
    Video of Are the Pats lurking for Lamar Jackson? | D.A. on CBS The chess match is never over within Foxboro's walls. Enemies are being scouted. Exit strategies developed. Every future situation planned for. If A, then B. If C, then D. It's not that Bill Belichick is always right (witness Albert...
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    March 30, 2018 - 1:34 pm
    You have probably devoted a part of your life to at least one team. You've spent money on tickets, merchandise, concessions and parking. You've spent emotional currency watching innumerable hours of games, unable to sleep after bad losses, dancing like a maniac after wins. If you have done this for...
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    March 27, 2018 - 4:18 pm
    Video of Is Zion Williamson the last great college star? It's no mystery college basketball is in the middle of upheaval. Whether it's the ticking time bomb of the FBI probe, Loyola-Chicago's run to the Final Four, or the NBA's plan to have a relationship with grassroots basketball, it feels like...
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    March 15, 2018 - 8:18 am
    What I Love : Cousins chooses Vikings : A deal that makes sense for both sides. Minnesota is an elite quarterback away from a title. Kirk gets his massive payday. Let's see how he does with all the pressure to win big and no excuses of a bad organization. Hollywood Corners : Both Marcus Peters and...
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    MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays
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    February 27, 2018 - 2:06 pm
    "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" has been a time-honored wedding slogan for more than a century. This is also the best guideline for baseball at an interesting juncture for the sport. Today attention spans are dwindling and television ratings are too. Should Rob...
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    NCAA Basketball: William & Mary at Louisville
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    February 20, 2018 - 2:21 pm
    He won, and won a lot. He should be remembered as one of the most successful coaches in college basketball. A fiery, mouthy, Energizer battery of a man, pushing, prodding, and dragging his programs to the mountaintop. Except that can't be how he's remembered, because Rick Pitino doused his...
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    NFL: Super Bowl LII-Commissioner Roger Goodell Press Conference
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    February 01, 2018 - 2:46 pm
    As we sit on the doorstep of Super Bowl 52, it's time for me to take my bows... and my knocks. Looking back at my opening week predictions (made on the Friday before the first Sunday), some were brilliant. Some were a disaster. Let's pick it apart like a turkey vulture sifting through some roadkill...
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    NFL: NFC Championship-Minnesota Vikings at Philadelphia Eagles
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    January 28, 2018 - 3:26 pm
    This Eagles-Patriots matchup looks like an easy whitewash, a Super Bowl catastrophe. Backup quarterback Nick Foles will be tasked with figuring out a Bill Belichick defense, while the Eagles must solve one of the greatest of all-time, Tom Brady. Belichick has perplexed some of history's greatest...
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    NFL: NFC Divisional Playoff-New Orleans Saints at Minnesota Vikings
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    January 19, 2018 - 4:30 pm
    There are a tenants of sports that are repeated so often they become impossible to challenge. The name on the front of the jersey is more important than the one on the back. Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. And the mother of all cliches: offense wins games, defense wins...
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