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The full catalog of every episode of The Solid Verbal podcast from 2008.

Verbie Ballot Reveal (2/10/2016)

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Ty and Dan introduce a star-studded 2016 Verbie Awards ballot, complete with the names (and shames) that made the 2015 college football season truly memorable. Vote for the 2016 Verbie Awards now at SolidVerbal.com or SBNation.com. VOTE FOR THE VERBIE AWARDS NOW: Loading...

National Signing Day Special (2/3/2016)

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Ty talks with Brandon Huffman about the biggest storylines from National Signing Day 2016, including Charlie Strong's big haul, Clay Helton's late surge, and Jim Harbaugh's general weirdness. Plus, the instant impact players in this year's recruiting class, the programs that overperformed on the trail, and much more. Most importantly, the brave story of Brandon's [...]

Rece Davis (1/27/2015)

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Ty and Dan interview ESPN's Rece Davis and chat about his first year as host of College GameDay, the misconceptions about personal bias in broadcasting, the difference between hosting a football show and a basketball show, the nickname he's always wanted, and more. Plus, a quick run through the latest college football news and a [...]

The Solid Verbal: Live in Arizona

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Ty and Dan perform live from Boondocks Patio & Grill in Scottsdale, Arizona with some help from Jason Kirk and Spencer Hall from SB Nation and the popular Shutdown Fullcast podcast to chat about the College Football National Championship, Lane Kiffin's hireability, the evolution of Dabo Swinney, road tripping with Nick Saban, and the time [...]

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Ty and Dan are joined by Stewart Mandel and Bruce Feldman from FOX Sports to discuss last second storylines in the Alabama-Clemson national championship, Clemson's defensive success, Jake Coker's chance to shine, as well as some hot music takes. Plus, Ty sits down and talks to Bill Hancock about the College Football Playoff's image after [...]

LIVE IN ARIZONA: Staples & Auerbach (1/8/2016)

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Ty and Dan check in with Andy Staples from SI.com about his trip to Tuscaloosa and chat with Nicole Auerbach about covering the "disrespect" beat this postseason. Plus, master plans to live off-the-grid and what it's like to travel with pets.

LIVE IN ARIZONA: Championship Preview (1/7/2016)

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Ty, Dan and Ryan Nanni walk through the key match-ups and storylines in advance of the 2016 College Football National Championship between Alabama and Clemson. Can Deshaun Watson carve up the Crimson Tide? Will Derrick Henry be able to run against the Clemson front? And what happens if Nick Saban wins yet another championship? All [...]

Mega Bowl Review (1/3/2016)

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Ty and Dan take a deep dive into Clemson's Orange Bowl rout of Oklahoma, Alabama's Cotton Bowl shellacking of Michigan State, a handful of blowouts from New Year's Day, and the past few weeks of bowl action as the 2015 season comes to a close. Plus, a long list of early entrants into the NFL [...]

New Year’s Six Preview (12/27/2015)

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Ty and Dan run through the other bowl games on and around New Year's Day and break down an awesome Notre Dame-Ohio State match-up, a surefire Oregon-TCU shootout, and a painful showdown between Michigan and Florida. Plus, BattleFrog's return on investment, Chick-Fil-A's cheapskate maneuver and a secretly decent gift package from the Liberty Bowl.

College Football Playoff Preview (12/27/2015)

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Ty and Dan break down the Clemson-Oklahoma and Alabama-Michigan State games in the build up to the 2015 College Football Playoff with some help from SB Nation team experts and beyond.

Super Mega Bowl Preview (12/23/2015)

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Ty and Dan charge through the 18 bowl games that remain before the College Football Playoff games on New Year's Eve and critically evaluate the sponsors, swag and storylines that will help round out the 2015 season.

Going Bowling (12/20)

Ty and Dan walk back through the first weekend of bowl games, including BYU's turnover fest in Vegas, App State's first bowl win, and New Mexico's clutch backdoor cover against Arizona. Plus, a quick look at the next few bowls, a financial assessment of whether The Solid Verbal Bowl could happen, and a quick chat [...]

Bowl Previews and Burning Questions (12/16/2015)

Ty and Dan discuss the latest transfer rumors at Texas A&M, the first batch of college football bowl games, and a handful of listener questions. Plus, Oregon's success in the free agent market, bowl swag highs and lows, and an important discussion about the age of Timon and Pumbaa in The Lion King.

Fantasy Scoring (12/13/2015)

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Ty and Dan run through a busy week of awards and coaching news before diving back into their college football fantasy "things" teams from earlier this year in an attempt to score the weirdness.

Postseason Decompression (12/9/2015)

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Ty and Dan blissfully wander into the postseason and are joined by SB Nation's Ryan Nanni to discuss the upcoming Piesman Trophy, the challenges of dating a rival fan and the uneasiness of giving Will Muschamp another shot. Plus, Oregon's quarterback of the future, Christian Hackenberg's next move, the definition of "cocktail attire," pie eating [...]

Ty and Dan react to the results from Conference Championship Week and offer some initial thoughts on the upcoming College Football Playoff, featuring Clemson, Alabama, Michigan State and Oklahoma. Plus, a quick breakdown of bowl match-ups in real-time as they were announced on Sunday afternoon. Sign up for our bowl confidence pool now!

Conference Championship Week Picks and Previews (12/2/2015)

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Ty and Dan run through all the latest coaching carousel news and break down what to expect in a meaty slate of championship games. Plus, a conversation about whether Nick Saban is more Sith or Jedi, and a series of random hypotheticals.

College Football Week 13 Review (11/29/2015)

Ty and Dan rehash Stanford's thrilling victory over Notre Dame, statement wins by Oklahoma, Michigan State and Ohio State, a dreaded Monsoon Game in the Big 12, and how the College Football Playoff seems to be fitting together. Plus, a slew of coaching news as hirings and firings ramp up as the coaching carousel starts [...]

College Football Week 13 Picks and Previews (11/24/2015)

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Ty and Dan charge through an absolutely loaded slate of Week 13 games, including a monster clash in Stillwater, Notre Dame's tough road test at Stanford, Ohio State's chance for redemption against Michigan, Iowa and Michigan State's testers, the Iron Bowl and much more. Plus, a drinking game for Penn State's offense, the whereabouts of [...]

College Football Week 12 Review (11/22/2015)

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Ty and Dan recap a wild week of games in which Ohio State and Oklahoma State lost at home, Oklahoma edged out TCU, and Notre Dame slogged its way to a win in Fenway Park. All that, plus other notable action from Saturday and a special, live Reverbs segment to thank our listeners.