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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    October 19, 2018 - 11:57 am
    After going 9-4 last season for its best finish since 2010, N.C. State is 5-0 for the first time since 2002. Head coach Dave Doeren, who is in his sixth season with the Wolfpack, has the program in a good place. This week, however, that’s gotten lost in the shuffle. On Wednesday, Doeren, when...
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    October 18, 2018 - 1:15 pm
    Video of Kareem Abdul Jabbar Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the NBA’s all-time leading scorer, but he is also an author, activist, and thinker. He dropped by CBS Sports Radio on Thursday to discuss social progress in America, including the 50th anniversary of John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s protest at the...
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    October 18, 2018 - 9:03 am
    By: Shaun Morash Cold Open Moral wins seem so cliché, until they aren’t. As was the case in New England on Sunday Night for Patrick “Star” Mahomes (excuse the "Spongebob" pun, but I like that better than using Showtime.") Mahomes and the Chiefs, despite having the best record in the AFC, could not...
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    October 17, 2018 - 11:54 am
    The New York Jets have to be pleased with Sam Darnold. Six games into his NFL career, the No. 3 overall pick has completing almost 60 percent of his passes for 1,346 yards, nine touchdowns and seven interceptions. What is Darnold’s best attribute? “If I could have two, I would say poise and hard...
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    October 16, 2018 - 12:38 pm
    Video of Tim Brando, Fox Sports College Football Announcer When college football gave fans the BCS, they clamored for a playoff. When college football gave fans a playoff, they clamored for a bigger playoff. Well, if you want a bigger playoff, Tim Brando has some advice: root for No. 4 Notre Dame (...
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    October 15, 2018 - 1:27 pm
    Video of Ian Rapoport National Insider for NFL Network The Jacksonville Jaguars had a solid first month of the season. They beat the Patriots and started 4-1. The last two weeks, though, have been ugly. Jacksonville has dropped back-to-back road games against the Chiefs and Cowboys – by a combined...
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    October 12, 2018 - 11:55 am
    Video of Charles Davis joins WatchDA.com From the interview with Lil Wayne to exiting the field before halftime Thursday, Odell Beckham Jr. seemingly has no interest in growing up. Do the Giants have an Odell problem? “There’s always an Odell problem when Odell decides to be front and center like...
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    October 12, 2018 - 11:13 am
    By Shaun Morash Cold Open A tale of two coaches was told on Sunday, one in Houston, one in Seattle about six hours apart in real time. Facing a 4th-and-1 inside his own territory, with a chance to punt the ball away and allow the Seahawks an opportunity to get into game winning field goal range,...
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    October 11, 2018 - 11:51 am
    Video of Patriots, Red Sox, David Pirce, Dan Shaughnessy with D.A. Sunday Night Football is shaping up to be a dandy. On the one side, the unblemished Kansas City Chiefs (5-0), who have looked unstoppable with Patrick Mahomes directing the offense. On the other side, Tom Brady and Bill Belichick...
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    October 10, 2018 - 12:41 pm
    It’s been an odd year for Auburn. The No. 21 Tigers (4-2) opened the season with a 21-16 win against then-No. 6 Washington but have since lost to LSU, 22-21, and at Mississippi State, 23-9. Video of Brad Nessler, Play-by-play Announcer, SEC ON CBS Thus, in their three biggest games of the year, the...
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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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