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

College Football Week 6 Picks and Previews (10/7/2015)

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Ty and Dan run through a lean slate of games for Week 6 and jump into Missouri's chances of knocking off Florida, the possible re-emergence of the Tennessee Hype Train, the Utah-Cal midnight showdown and much more. Plus, a Pat League Lightning Round and a bear logo deathmatch.

College Football Week 5 Review (10/4/2015)


Ty and Dan recap a wild week of college football, featuring a wild fourth quarter between Notre Dame and Clemson, the triumphant return of the Alabama dynasty, UCLA's dud against Arizona State, Baylor's runaway victory, and much more. Plus, useful tips on talking to your children about Iowa football.

College Football Week 5 Picks and Preview (9/30/2015)


Ty and Dan run through an absolutely loaded slate of games in college football's Week 5, including a handful of big match-ups in the Big 12, Notre Dame's road test against Clemson, Alabama's first contest as an underdog since 2009, and much more. Plus, a quick Patriot League Lightning Round, and a conversation for parents [...]

College Football Week 4 Review (9/27/2015)


Ty and Dan run back through a week of statement wins and disappointing performances, in the Pac-12 and beyond, as UCLA and USC played impressively on the road, TCU outscored Texas Tech in Lubbock, Texas A&M outlasted Arkansas, and Utah boat raced Oregon. Plus, a crushing loss for Big Game Butch Jones, another defeat for [...]

College Football Week 4 Picks and Previews (9/23/2015)

Ty and Dan preview a lean slate of Week 4 games, featuring UCLA's road test in Tucson, USC's tester in Tempe, and potential shootouts in Lubbock and Arlington. Plus, hot takes on the Bellas against Rockapella and a Patriot League Lightning Round.

College Football Week 3 Review (9/20/2015)


Ty and Dan recap a wild week of college football, including upset victories by Ole Miss and Stanford, statement victories by Notre Dame and LSU, surprising quarterback woes for Ohio State, Bret Bielema's bad day and UCLA's near-miss.

College Football Week 3 Picks and Preview (9/16/2015)


Ty and Dan give their locks for a jam-packed week of college football action and break down Paul Johnson's vengeance, Auburn's inefficiencies, the current state of the USC Hype Machine, Ole Miss's chances of taking down Alabama, and much much more. Plus, the Patriot League squares off against the Ivy League and many more picks [...]

College Football Week 2 Review (9/15/2015)

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Ty and Dan recap an eventful Week 2, including Michigan State's revenge over Oregon, Oklahoma's tough road test, Auburn's near miss, Toledo's huge upset, and the thrill and agony of Notre Dame's miracle win in Charlottesville.

College Football Week 2 Picks and Previews (9/9/2015)

Ty and Dan run through a fun slate of Week 2 games and break down Michigan State's chances for revenge against Oregon, Oklahoma's road tilt against Tennessee, LSU's road opener against Mississippi State and much more. Plus, a quick recap of Ohio State-Virginia Tech and your requisite Patriot League update.

College Football Week 1 Recap (9/6/2015)

Ty and Dan walk through the first week of the 2015 season and break down the SEC West's dominant showing, the Pac-12's lousy weekend, the Big Ten's most disappointing moments, and a fantastic start to the Zai-Era in South Bend. Plus, a Fordham upset, a healthy batch of listener voice messages, and much more.

College Football Week 1 Picks and Previews (9/1/2015)


Ty and Dan discuss Arizona State's gameplan against Texas A&M, Notre Dame's passing game, Alabama's front seven and Virginia Tech's potential path to victory against Ohio State. Plus, the first Patriot League Lightning Round of 2015, and picks for all of the most important action on opening weekend. Find our new and improved page on [...]

Season Preview: Part 5 (8/30/2015)


Ty and Dan break down Ohio State's embarrassment of riches, Alabama's quarterback situation, Georgia's reliable Chubb, Oregon's "flying V" and much, much more in the fifth and final installment of their season preview. Find our new and improved page over at SB Nation!


Dan hosts Smart Football’s Chris B. Brown and Fox Sports’s Joel Klatt to talk about the nation's brightest defensive minds, new QBs, evolving systems, and how to properly gauge teams.

Season Preview: Part 4 (8/26/2015)


Ty and Dan continue on with their five part preview and dive into Deshaun Watson's sophomore campaign, Baylor's loaded offense, Arkansas's identity, the USC Hype Machine and the start of the Zai-Era in South Bend.

Season Preview: Part 3 (8/23/2015)


Ty and Dan work their way through another tier of college football teams and discuss TCU's rebuilding defense, Tennessee's potential, Georgia Tech's ceiling, and Florida State without Jameis Winston. Plus, Ty takes a big, hearty gulp of Arizona State Kool-Aide.

Season Preview: Part II (8/19/2015)


Ty and Dan walk through their "Tier 4" teams and discuss Louisville as a ACC sleeper, Boise State's nastiness, Al Golden's hot seat, Wisconsin's jet-puffed schedule, Frank Beamer's Eight-Win Bed, and much more.

Season Preview: Part 1 (8/12/2015)


In part one of The Solid Verbal's season preview extravaganza, Ty and Dan break down teams 33 through 40 according to the F/+ preseason college football rankings. Sponsors: - Fanly - Download the Fanly app now from the App Store. It's the only sports app you'll ever need. - Touch of Modern - Get the [...]

Q&A with Stewart Mandel (8/6/2015)


Ty and Stewart Mandel from Fox Sports sift through some college football questions from the internet and chat about under-the-radar storylines for the upcoming season, conference media days, Big 12 fan bases, culture at Florida State and more. Plus, a conversation on whether "All The Small Things" is an elite pop punk song.

The Most Interesting Conference In The World (7/28/2015)


Ty and Dan devise a ratings system and scientifically rank the Power 5 conferences based on quarterback competence, contenders, depth and coaching. Plus, Dan's advice for wedding planners and the Ty Hildenbrandt romantic playbook. Sponsors: Fanly - Download Fanly from the App Store today. It's the only sports app you'll ever need! Touch of Modern [...]

The Food Show (7/22/2015)


Ty and Dan are joined by SB Nation's Ryan Nanni to break down proper tailgating etiquette, methods and menus in preparation for the 2015 season. Sponsors: - TouchOfModern.com - Visit TouchOfModern.com today for design-focused products that tell a story! - NextIssue.com - Visit NextIssue.com/Verbal today for a 30-day free trial!