Georgia dominates + Brocktober in the Big 12 + College Football Week 5 Recap
Ty and Dan discuss Georgia’s dominant win over Auburn, the occult forces of Brocktober with Iowa State’s upset of Oklahoma and TCU’s victory over Texas, the return of the Hogs in the SEC win column, and Pitt’s dud against NC State. Plus, a vibrant batch of Verballer Reverbs. 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
Miami’s Awesome Offense + Spencer Sanders’ Injury + College Football Week 3 Recap
Ty and Dan break down Miami’s awesome offensive showing in a win over Louisville and Malik(?) Cunningham. Plus, a scare for Oklahoma State after Spencer Sanders hurts his ankle. And results from around college football, as Clemson and Notre Dame continue on their collision course, Phil Jurkovec makes an impression in Boston College’s opener, UCF kicks off an unlikely but possible playoff run, and Navy outlasts the Green Wave. 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
Surprisingly Soaring Saturday
Ty and Dan dissect the seemingly imminent news that the Big Ten and Pac-12 are plotting a sooner-than-expected comeback this fall. Plus, an honest evaluation of a college football slate with very few big games, but interesting storylines nonetheless. Links from the show: Big Ten officials to vote on whether to reverse course and hold an abbreviated fall college sports season Mid-to-late November ‘most aggressive’ return target date for Pac-12, source says Texas A&M’s Jhamon Ausbon to sit out season Ohio State CB Shaun Wade, potential top-10 pick in 2021, opts out of senior season LSU DL Neil Farrell expected . . .
College Football is Back
Ty and Dan throw caution to the wind and make picks for the first week of college football games featuring Power 5 teams as the ACC and Big 12 begin play. Plus, a big draft declaration, Trevor Lawrence’s statement, and a rare resignation after one game. Links from the show: Oregon’s Penei Sewell, ESPN’s No. 2-rated NFL draft prospect, opts out of season Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence outlines college football leaders’ plans for change in social media post Southern Miss coach Jay Hopson resigns just one game into 2020 college football season More about The Solid Verbal: About the Show . . .
2020 ACC Conference Preview
Ty and Dan hunker down for a marathon preview episode of the new and improved 15-team ACC. Does Clemson have any weaknesses? Can Tommy Rees take Notre Dame’s offense to the next level? What is realistic of UNC in Year 2 of Mack Brown? Will Virginia Tech’s defense still involve a lunch pail? And how deep are the issues at Florida State? Plus, the Big Ten under political and public pressure, the SEC’s upcoming TV schedule and more opt outs. Links from the show: Big Ten playing college football in fall 2020 remains ‘a long shot’ despite call with President . . .
Late Breaking Conference News + The Most Drivable Season
Ty and Dan react to news that the Big Ten, and perhaps other conferences, will not be playing non-conference games this fall. Plus, the Ivy League’s precedent, “pauses” at Ohio State and North Carolina, and major cuts at Stanford. And, amid an uncertain outlook, a proposal to make college football as drivable as possible. Listen to this episode on our website and subscribe on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or Google Podcasts.
Blue Ship Draft
Ty and Dan discuss COVID-19 outbreaks at Clemson, LSU and Kansas State, as well as UCLA’s ongoing conversation about player safety. Plus, a 2020 National Championship Draft based on the vaunted Blue Chip Ratio!
Chuba Hubbard confronts Mike Gundy, COVID Cases, and Third Year Coach Q&A
Ty and Dan discuss Chuba Hubbard’s stand against Mike Gundy at Oklahoma State, as well as new cases of COVID-19 at Alabama, Clemson, Texas and beyond. Plus, a prom-themed looked at third year head coaches going into the 2020 college football season.
Justyn Ross, the COVID Testing Conundrum, and Verballer Q&A
Ty and Dan discuss the loss of Justyn Ross for the 2020 season and the expensive challenge of coronavirus testing heading into the fall before opening up an overflowing mailbag to chat about Tua’s longlasting impact, Kyler Murray vs. Lamar Jackson, proposed changes to the transfer rule, and much more.