Ty and Dan recap a wild and wacky week of college football in which Clemson, Michigan, Washington and numerous other ranked teams suffered defeat. What does this mean for the next set of playoff rankings? More importantly, did those kids at the Penn State-Indiana game ever get their football unstuck from that pine tree? All [...]
Ty and Dan recap college football's Week 10 and debate whether Alabama-LSU was a slugfest or snoozefest, if Michigan State is beyond disrespect, if Baylor is fully unraveled, how the College Football Playoff Committee will treat Washington in its next batch of rankings, and much more. (Image: John David Mercer | USA Today)
Ty and Dan walk through the first of their five-part college football preview series by breaking down NC State, Utah, Iowa, Wisconsin, Boise State, BYU, Texas, and West Virginia. https://soundcloud.com/solidverbal/2016-season-preview-part-1-7 (Image courtesy of Kevin Jairaj, USA Today)
Ty and Dan recount Michigan State's improbable win in the Big House, Alabama's dominant effort in College Station, Utah's step forward, and Ole Miss's puzzling road upset against Memphis. Plus, Stanford's pain blanket, Baylor's explosion, Notre Dame's running attack, and a realistic discussion about Iowa football and the state of our children.
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 [...]
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.
Ty and Dan recap the highlights and lowlights from the past week of bowl games, preview the match-ups through New Year's Eve and discuss the latest Jim Harbaugh reports. Plus, hot takes on buffet items, facial hair and the biggest disappointments of 2014.
Ty and Dan run back through Florida State's near-miss, Arkansas's defensive momentum, Samaje Perine's record-setting day, Penn State's putrid offense and more. Plus, Reverbs and a quick recap of the Lehigh-Lafayette rivalry in Yankee Stadium.
Ty and Dan run through a tasty slate of six huge college football games in Week 11, discuss the resumes of Michigan State and Arizona State, and deliberate over LSU's game plan against Alabama, and argue about Notre Dame. Plus, a Patriot League Lightning Round and the return of the Cats Bump!
Ty and Dan recap a historic weekend of college football upsets, an epic triumph for the state of Mississippi, upheaval in the Big 12, late night heroics in the Pac-12, a losing effort for the record books, and much more. Plus, an extended Reverbs and an awkwardly-timed photo shoot.
Ty and Dan ring in the 2014 season with a comprehensive mega-preview of all the relevant action from college football's first week. Plus, Jim Ross from "The Ross Report" stops by to be the season's first celebrity guest picker. And the first Patriot League Lightning Round of the year.
Ty and Dan make plans for Pasadena after big wins by Florida State and Auburn, and an Ohio State defeat. Plus, an earthquake during Bedlam, an "ugly sweater" for Texas, and bowl match-ups presented with the flare of election coverage. Regular Season Six of The Solid Verbal has come to a dramatic end. Let's go [...]
Ty and Dan review road losses by Baylor and Oregon, Will Muschamp's terrible loss to FCS Georgia Southern, the leading contenders for the Heisman Trophy, and a weekend filled with body bag games. Plus, a Patriot League rundown and R. Kelly.
Ty and Dan make their picks for an underwhelming slate of games in college football's fourth week, discuss the Bruce Feldman Body Blow Theory, and talk about Bo Pelini's angry rant. Plus, an uncomfortable game of F-Marry-Kill with Lane Kiffin, Nick Saban and Randy Edsall.
Over the past few seasons, The Solid Verbal has spoken, retroactively, about the most egregious weekly performances in the world of college football. These lowlights, referenced lovingly as “tire fires”, have become a regular part of the podcast, as well as the sport’s lexicon. In late 2011, EA Sports felt compelled to add a “Tire [...]
Ty and Dan welcome back college football by reviewing a wild first weekend, including Clemson's shootout victory over Georgia, Alabama's rout of Virginia Tech, LSU's impressive showing against TCU, and USC's underwhelming performance against Hawaii. Plus, tips for dealing with Manzielapocalypse, watching Tommy Rees, and the answer to an age old question: How many batteries [...]
Ty and Dan rejoice as the 2013 season draws near and make their picks for the 10 biggest games of college football's Week One. Plus, for the first time ever, a celebrity guest (Lexington Steele) calls into the program to select a handful of winners.
Ty and Dan talk with Chip Patterson from CBSSports.com about a range of spring storylines from North Carolina State to Washington State, the reality of being a rival college football podcaster, the career of Jonathan Taylor Thomas, and the first and only Scott Stapp impression in the history of the show. [summary] On today’s episode [...]
Ty and Dan delve into the college football police blotter, the underbelly of 7-on-7 tournaments, and recruiting buzzwords before attacking the e-mail inbox and voicemail line.
Ty and Dan talk with Bud Elliott from TomahawkNation.com about Florida State's situation in the ACC, its interest in the Big 12 and SEC, the snakebittenness of E.J. Manuel and the progression of the Seminole program under Jimbo Fisher. Plus, a voice message, an e-mail, and an update on Ty's ailing back.