Episode 80 - Big Ten Preview

August 5, 2015

Our 2015 College Football conference previews rolls on with the Big Ten.  Dave Revsine, the lead studio host for the Big Ten Network joins us to break down the conference.  Not only do they have the defending national champions but there are also some big name coaches joining the Big Ten this year, Jim Harbaugh (Michigan), Paul Cryst (Wisconsin) and Mike Riley (Nebraska).  Dave will tell us...

-Which coach is in the best situation to win now?
-How much pressure is on Harbaugh to win now?
-Can Christian Hackenberg overcome a abysmal Penn State O-line?
-Which player is poised for a breakout season?
-and can Ohio State get back to the college football playoffs?
Plus, we'll talk about Dave's new book The Opening Kickoff: The Tumultuous Birth of a Football Nation. Are things really all that different now than they were at the genesis of college football?  Or is everything old, new again?

Episode 79 - Big 12 Preview

August 4, 2015
Ok I guess it's time to face facts, we're down the home stretch of summer which means football is right around the corner.  It also means it's time to kick of our power 5 conference previews.  

First up is the Big 12 conference.  Ben Kercheval lead college football writer for Bleacher Report joins us to preview the conference that was left out of last year's playoff.  We'll revisit that, quickly I promise.  Plus...

-How does Baylor plan to replace QB Bryce Petty
-Can TCU QB Trevone Boykin take the next step and become the Heisman front runner
-Will Oklahoma and Texas be able to bounce back from down seasons
-and we'll put Ben through our conference preview lightning round

And that's not all, will take a look at the Ohio State suspensions of four starters with Ryan Cooper, sports editor of The Latern newspaper.  Of course we'll be talking the QB race which is now down to 2.

Episode 55: Buccaneers Draft Preview

March 4, 2015

It's never too early to start talking NFL draft.  And we might as well start at the top.  Roy Cummings the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat writer for the Tampa Tribune joins us to discuss who the Bucs might be leaning at with the #1 pick.  

-Will it be Winston or Marriota?
-Is a trade still on the table?
-What other needs does a 2-14 team have?
-And who will be the Bucs starting QB in week 1 (his answer might surprise you)?

Episode 51: NFL Combine, Draft and Bills Talk with Matthew Fairburn

February 8, 2015

Say it ain't so!  No more football for 6 months??!!  Well we always have the combine and draft to look forward to.  Matthew Fairburn from Syracuse.com joins us to take a look back at the Senior Bowl and preview the Combine and Draft.  And since Matthew covers the Buffalo Bills we'll get his impression of the Richie Incognito signing and we'll ask him who he thinks the Bills starting QB will be in week 1.  Bills fans you might want to cover your ears.  


Episode 48: National Championship Recap

January 14, 2015

Urban Meyer solidifies himself as one of the best coaches in the game with Ohio State's National Championship win over Oregon.  We'll recap the game, what went right for the Bucks and what went wrong for the Ducks.  Plus we'll discuss the Rex Ryan hire in Buffalo and talk to Jay Busbee from Yahoo Sports about the NFL moving to LA.


Episode 46: And here come the Buckeyes!

January 8, 2015

In the interest of equal time we wanted to make sure we got ready for the National Championship game from the Ohio State side of things.  James Grega, Assistant Sports Editor from The Latern joined us to break things down Buckeye style.  Is Cardell Jones the best QB on the roster?  Can the Buckeye defense keep pace with the Ducks offense?  Is this team built for a multiple year run?  And can I get an Ohio State student to say the words Michigan Wolverines?


Episode 44: From the Oregon Side of Things

January 7, 2015

Lisa Horne, co-host of Tune In Radio's Pacific Parade calls in to give us East Coasters some Oregon knowledge.  We'll talk about the upcoming National Championship from the west cost side of things, who she would take at #1 Marcus Marriota or Jameis Winston, and you'll hear her talk this long suffering Colorado Buffaloes fan off the ledge.


Episode 43: And Then There Were Two

January 4, 2015

It's all come down to this, the College Football Playoff has given us the final two teams, Ohio State and Oregon.  We'll look back at round one of the playoffs.  What went wrong for Alabama and Florida State.  We'll also ask Kelly Ward Sports Editor for The Crimson White if this was a disappointing season for Bama and if she thinks Nick Saban could go back to the NFL.

Plus, who's the clubhouse leader for the Buffalo Bills head coaching job. 

Episode 42: So Long Doug

January 1, 2015

So Doug Marrone decides to up and leave the Bills.  Well Doug don't let the door hit you where the good lord split you.  We'll talk about his decision and where the Bills go from here.  We'll also break down the College Football Playoff semi finals.  


Episode 38: Time to Talk College Football Playoff

December 3, 2014

Sports Illustrated's Zac Ellis joins us to talk the big three in College Football right now; Coaches, Heisman and of course the College Football Playoffs.  Is this Marcus Mariota's Heisman to lose?  Where does Nebraska go for it's next coach?  And all the different scenario's for the College Football Playoff.  We break it all down.