≡ Menu

August 2011

Two for Boise State-Georgia (8/31)

Ty and Dan are joined by Brian Murphy from The Idaho Statesman and Kyle King from DawgSports.com to break down Boise State-Georgia from every possible angle.

Click Chorus: Aug 31, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Vassar attendee Anthony Bourdain. If you haven’t seen this week’s No Reservations in Cajun country, you must hate food. Or have other, more interesting things to do with your time. ***** • Texas A&M will apply to leave the Big 12. Hurray. • CBS’s Dennis Dodd likes Oklahoma [...]

Two for Oregon-LSU (8/30)

Ty and Dan team up with Rob Moseley from The Eugene Register-Guard and Carter Bryant from KLSU to break down this week’s Oregon-LSU matchup from all perspectives

Click Chorus: Aug 30, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by former dental student Sofía Vergara. She’ll soon return to all of our lives in wondrous HD.  ***** • Texas A&M absolutely did not send the Big 12 a withdrawl letter. Update: They almost assuredly will. • Top incoming Oklahoma freshman WR Trey Metoyer will be academically ineligible this [...]

Click Chorus: Aug 29, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Longhorn Network mascot McConaughey. Big week for him. ***** • Miami QB Jacory Harris thinks he’ll be playing in a week. I imagine it’ll be just that easy. • Also, Harris admires penguins, so there’s that. • ESPN has conference power rankings. They got the SWAC all wrong. [...]

Click Chorus: Aug 26, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Minka Kelly. Gentlemen, start your engines. ***** • Arrest warrants for second degree battery (felony) have been issued for QB Jordan Jefferson and LB Josh Johns. Not good. • Eight Miami players are currently ineligible, including QB Jacory Harris. Time to grease some NCAA wheels, Hurricane boosters. • LSU [...]

The SEC (8/25)

Ty and Dan talk with Andy Staples from SI.com and preview the upcoming SEC season, Alabama’s defense, Mark Richt’s job security, Stephen Garcia’s leadership, LSU’s questions, and Kentucky’s non-existent offense.

The Non-AQs (8/25)

Ty and Dan fly solo and preview 10 non-automatic qualifiers (Boise State, TCU, Air Force, San Diego State, UCF, Houston, Tulsa, SMU, Florida International, and BYU).

Click Chorus: Aug 25, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Reed College attendee Steve Jobs. Fare thee well, sir. ***** • Tennessee S Janzen Jackson is out in Knoxville after multiple failed drug tests. Things got a little happier in SEC receiver meetings. • LSU QB Jordan Jefferson had his home searched by police, who took DNA swabs [...]

The Pac-12 (8/23)

Ty and Dan talk with Ted Miller from ESPN.com about the newly-expanded Pac-12, the immediate impact of Utah and Colorado, USC’s defense, Arizona State’s role as frontrunner, Stanford without Jim Harbaugh, and Oregon’s chances of repeating.

Click Chorus: Aug 23, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Maryland grad Larry David. Curb was fantastic Sunday and now the Terps get new gear. It’s always good to be LD. ***** • The LSU players involved in last week’s Baton Rouge bar fight could face felony battery charges. • The number of Miami players with eligibility issues [...]

Click Chorus: Aug 22, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by noted boat captain and laddy mag officer Hugh Hefner. He also is quite familiar with what Oskee Wow Wow means. I-L-L. ***** • Four LSU players (including QB Jordan Jefferson) will be questioned soon about their alleged involvement in a bar fight. Well played, LSU, never let Oregon [...]

Click Chorus: Aug 19, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by lovely Emerson College alum Maria Menounos. Don’t be funny around her. ***** • The death penalty may be a thing for Miami. • Auburn named Barrett Trotter its new starting QB. I’m guessing yards will be amassed. • Washington RB Chris Polk had minor knee surgery and will [...]

U Already Know (8/18)

Ty and Dan discuss the bombshell report putting Miami under the microscope, conference expansion rumors, key injuries around college football, and plow through overflowing voicemail and e-mail inboxes.

Click Chorus: Aug 18, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by the number one Miami fan (and graduate) in national TV news, Chuck Todd. I’ll bet he’s working for the weekend. ***** • The death penalty has not been broached by the NCAA re: Miami. • There is no NCAA realignment summit, according to NCAA president Mark Emmert. That’s [...]

A&Mayhem (8/15)

Ty talks with Bryan Fischer from CBSSports.com about the possibility of Texas A&M leaving for the SEC, potential moves for Missouri and Virginia Tech, and the impact that conference realignment could have on the college football landscape.

Click Chorus: Aug 12, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by Freaks and Geeks AND Loyola Marymount alum Linda Cardellini. I think I like the Lindsay Weir version better. ***** • Arkansas RB Knile Davis is out for the season after breaking his ankle during a scrimmage. Awful news. • Texas A&M to the SEC isn’t nearly as true [...]

CALLING ALL VERBALLERS! Join the Pick’em Pool!

Every year, Ty and Dan challenge the Verballerhood to a spirited game of pick’em. Don’t miss out on the fun — get in the game before it’s too late. Sign up today!

The Big Ten (8/11)

Ty and Dan talk with Stewart Mandel from SI.com about expectations for Ohio State, Wisconsin’s unfamiliar role as favorite, Penn State’s quarterback questions, the addition of Nebraska, and other Big Ten topics.

Click Chorus: Aug 11, 2011

Today’s Chorus is brought to you by SUNY-Buffalo graduate and film mogul Harvey Weinstein. A little birdie told me that The Weinstein Company is interested in optioning The Solid Verbal story. That little birdie? Me. ***** • The NCAA isn’t done with Ohio State. Or are they? No, they’re not. • Your monthly Texas A&M-to-the-SEC [...]