What is “NIL” and what will it mean for college football?
Ty chats with Andy Staples of The Athletic about the impact that new Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) rules will have on college football in the short- and long-terms. Will it be the end of the sport as we know it? Will the gap between the haves and have-nots widen? How does college football’s new one-time transfer rule factor in? And which Miami player would score a sponsorship with a fictitious Subaru dealership?
College Football Week 4 Picks and Previews
Dan is joined by SI’s Andy Staples to preview the week ahead, highlighted by Stanford visiting Oregon, Wisconsin looking to bounce back vs Iowa, and finding reasons to believe in Texas A&M at least keeping it close at an even-more-monstrous Alabama. Also, there’s food talk, because of course there is when Dan and Andy get together.
Live in Atlanta!
Ty and Dan take the podcast on the road to Atlanta and celebrate a great college football season by putting together their own yearbook to commemorate the highlights, lowlights, and absurdity of 2017. Performed live before a sold out crowd, and with help from Adam Amin, Andy Staples, Jason Kirk and Spencer Hall, this is a recorded version of The Solid Verbal’s live show from January 6, 2018. *The slides for this show can be found by clicking here
Spring Check-In with Andy Staples (4/13/2016)
Ty and Dan chat with SI.com’s Andy Staples and get his reaction to the NCAA’s ruling against satellite camps, Kirby Smart’s foray into state politics, some of the new coaching hires this college football offseason, and more. Plus, a lengthy discussion about deep fryer anxiety, airport food choices and fast food french fries.
The Blame Game: Battle of Wits (6/17/2015)
Ty and Dan invite SI.com’s Andy Staples onto the show for the first ever installment of The Blame Game, a spirited contest in which players match up college coaches with their depressingly similar postgame comments. Sponsors: DraftKings.com – Use the promo code SOLID for free entry in an MLB one-day fantasy league TouchOfModern.com – Visit TouchOfModern.com today, because tomorrow, it’ll be different.
SV IN DALLAS: David Jones, Andy Staples
Ty and Dan welcome Ohio State alum David Jones from The Patriot News to discuss his delayed faith in the Buckeyes, Oregon’s uniforms, and more. Plus, Andy Staples from Sports Illustrated stops by to explain his prediction of 45-41 Oregon, describe the feeling of having an SI cover story, and partake in some 90s music trivia.
Andy Staples: Part 2 (5/28)
In the second part of their epic conversation with Andy Staples from SI.com, Ty and Dan stray away from college football and pick Andy’s brain on fashion tips for the husky, successful relationships, the best states for BBQ and much more. (Again, we stress: this isn’t a football show. Hey, it’s the offseason! If you’d like to hear the first part of Ty and Dan’s chat with Andy, you can find it here.)
Andy Staples: Part 1 (5/22)
Ty and Dan talk with Andy Staples from SI.com about college football’s power balance, the future arc of the new playoff, the sustainability of college football as a business, the teams with the fewest questions and more. Plus, Auburn’s three new national championships and the ridiculous Rimington watch list.
SI.com’s Andy Staples
As Ty attends to shoulder issues, Sports Illustrated’s Andy Staples joins Dan to go deep into SEC updates, his post-spring top 25, Les Miles, futures USC and Texas coaches, and BBQ meats. Lots of BBQ meats. [powerpress]