In preparation for the upcoming 2017 college football season, Ty and Dan from The Solid Verbal Podcast examine the landscape, predict the most popular storylines… and pick their favorites. A favorite theme among listeners, the “Fantasy Things Draft” has become a staple part of The Solid Verbal’s preseason regimen, and now for the first time, Ty and Dan will pick them teams before a live audience.
Due to popular demand, the show will be at a bigger venue, but tickets will be extremely limited to the first 100 people.
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Ty and Dan are joined by ESPN’S Bill Barnwell and SB Nation’s Ryan Nanni to discuss the most influential sports video games of the 1990s and debate whether Road Rash was a “sports” game, the merits of Olympic-themed video games, the role of the Madden series in their young lives, whether NBA Jam was the greatest game of the generation, and much more.
As Ty and Dan prepare for their 10th season of college football podcasting, they take a long look back at their improbable and unconventional journey into the sports media world and answer questions about where The Solid Verbal might go in the future.
Dan has a free-flowing discussion with Cole Cubelic from SEC Network about the nuts and bolts of offensive and defensive line play, from coaching and evaluation to trends and much more. Plus, some quick pizza chatter for the record and a primer for what’s going with next week’s shows.
Ty and Dan walk through a series of intriguing one-on-one propositions and pick which sides they think will come out on top. Also, what Hideo Nomo has in common with the Big Ten West, the looming Zai-Era in Florida and Tom Herman.
Ty and Dan attack and overflowing inbox and address the pressing college football questions of the day, ranging from SEC football culture to optimal tailgating times and the best weeks of games in the upcoming season. Plus, strategies for watching football after marriage, a realistic look at mascots without eyeballs, and some new details about the upcoming live show in NYC.
Ty and Dan run through a quick list of college football topics and channel their inner Kristin Cavallari to declare which are “dunzo” and which are not. Also, Dan’s secret plot to become the one true Chairman of California.
Ty and Dan reveal their secret college football crushes in the slow, summer build up to the 2017 college football season.
Ty and Dan break down some of the most interesting marriages in college football and examine which ones will be forever, and which will go down in flames. Plus, a recap of Dan’s wedding, honeymoon, and hot donut wall takes.
Ty talks to Bruce Feldman from Fox Sports and Andy Staples from Sports Illustrated to react to the breaking news that Bob Stoops is stepping down from Oklahoma, effective immediately, and turning over the reins to Lincoln Riley. Plus, Malik Zaire’s transfer to Florida, a quick look at a way-too-early top 25, and a chat about cordcutting for college football fans.
Ty and Dan dig deep into the mailbag and talk about Bill Connelly’s vision for college football, Lamar Jackson’s weird underhype, playoff expansion, dirty coaches, and more. Plus, restaurant etiquette for the modern era, including strategies for tipping, double-dipping and everything in between.
Ty and Dan continue their offseason journey to learn more about the inner workings of college football by examining the plight of new quarterbacks with the esteemed Yogi Roth from Pac-12 Network and Life Without Limits Podcast. What’s the trick to cultivating an inexperienced quarterback? What are the trappings of being a first-time starter? How do they memorize all those plays? We discuss.
Also, don’t forget to check out Yogi’s short film What Does It Mean To Love?.