Ohio State Prevails + Bedlam Blowout + College Football Week 12 Recap

November 23, 2020

Ty and Dan talk through Ohio State’s closer-than-expected victory over Indiana, Northwestern’s defensive gem versus Wisconsin, Oklahoma’s quick start against Oklahoma State, Oregon’s close call with UCLA, and a last-second postponement between Clemson and Florida State. Plus, more questions for Michigan and Penn State, a stellar start for JT Daniels at Georgia, Pitt’s total destruction of Virginia Tech, and huge wins for Coastal Carolina, Cincinnati and BYU to remain unbeaten and potentially in the playoff race. More about The Solid Verbal: About the Show The Solid Verbal on Instagram The Solid Verbal on Twitter The Solid Verbal on Facebook The . . .

Introducing: The UFO Show

September 11, 2020

Ty and Dan launch the podcast into a Friday orbit around the college football (and non-college football) topics that interest Verballers the most. Which Group of Three teams figure to make the biggest jumps and separate themselves from the rest of the pack? What size hat does App State’s Shawn Clark wear? Plus, Jeopardeep Space Trivia. More about The Solid Verbal: About the Show The Solid Verbal on Instagram The Solid Verbal on Twitter The Solid Verbal on Facebook The Solid Verbal on YouTube  

Against All Odds

August 26, 2020

Ty and Dan examine the re-release of season win totals for the SEC, Big 12 and ACC. Plus, the Rona-adjusted Top 25, COVID cases at Oklahoma, Texas Tech and NC State, Luke Fickell’s new deal and a showcase game for the Bizzzzzzon. Links from the show: AP Top 25: Clemson No. 1, followed by Ohio State, Alabama College Football Playoff committee to release its first weekly rankings Nov. 17 Oklahoma position group “wiped out” by COVID-19 Texas Tech football reports 21 active COVID-19 cases NC State pauses athletic activities, including football, after COVID-19 clusters found within programs Tennessee football restricts . . .

Tire Fire Alert: Week 12

November 15, 2013

We’re back, boys and girls, for another installment of Tire Fires. This week, we have some really dismal units just waiting to get tossed into a trash heap and burned at 1,000 degrees. As the year begins to wind down, we’ve got three teams that have gone from bad to burning-Kuwaiti-tire awful. One thing fans of all three of these teams can hang their hats on: the basketball season is underway. Though, it must be tough to ignore the wretched fumes emitting from the football stadium. Grab a clothespin and let’s hit it.

Tire Fire Alert: Week Two

September 5, 2013

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 Fire Offense” badge to its NCAA 12 video game, offering a small pat on the back to gamers with poor offensive aptitude.  In real college football, though, tire fires should never be considered notable or noble achievements.  Fans around the country, from Iowa to… Iowa, . . .