August Countdown: Georgia Tech (16)

August 14, 2009

Throughout August, we will be counting down the top 25 teams (as listed here) going into the 2009 season. Today, travel to beautiful Atlanta, GA, which boasts the Georgia Dome, bad traffic, five Waffle House establishments, and a college with the best-looking, insect-related mascot in FBS college football.  That’s saying something. First Impresions While the ACC’s ability to compete with other BCS conferences remains somewhat in question, there’s no question that this year’s race within the conference will be wide open.  Though most publications go the safe route and pick Virginia Tech, there are really a handful of teams that . . .

August Countdown: TCU (20)

August 10, 2009

Throughout August, we will be counting down the top 25 teams (as listed here) going into the 2009 season. Today we strap on our spurs and travel to Forth Worth, TX to talk about a college that may or may not have actual horned frogs roaming the premises, but whose website definitely has a picture of a cheerleader that looks like the chick from The Bachelorette.                           First Impressions Oh, how quickly we forget TCU‘s 17-16 victory in the revered Poinsettia Bowl over Boise State last year — . . .

Solid Verbal Podcast: Episode #13 (11/13/2008)

November 13, 2008

Ty and Dan, in their most riveting show to date, discuss the age of the youngest girl that they would date.  And, yeah, they talked about college football too: The allure of Virginia Tech’s Lane Stadium and Blacksburg fraternity parties Penn State’s unspectacular loss against Iowa Jarrett Lee’s underwhelming showing against Alabama The “double standard” among major media outlets Todd Blackledge’s “Taste of the Town” segment The budding success of the Solid Verbal Podcast (with over 100 subscribers) A Solid Verbal Combine update E-mail the show at [email protected]  Rate us on iTunes!