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 . . .
2020 SEC Conference Preview
Ty and Dan take a look at the SEC in preparation for the weirdest college football season in history. How will LSU follow up its once-in-a-lifetime season? What will a Mac Jones offense look like at Alabama? Is Georgia or Florida the frontrunner in the SEC East? All that and more, plus the latest news from around the world of college football. Links from the show: Jamie Newman (UGA) opts out of 2020 season because of coronavirus concerns Iowa State backtracks, says no fans for football opener New 2020 SP+ from ESPN’s Bill Connelly Nearly half of Power 5 won’t . . .
Lingering College Football Takes
Ty and Dan collect some of the Verballerhood’s lingering and controversial college football opinions and decide whether they agree or disagree.
The Tues Cruise: Final Voyage
Ty and Dan discuss college football’s most interesting offseason storylines while, quite literally, riding a ferry in the middle of the East River.
Fantasy Things Retrospective
Ty and Dan walk back through their Fantasy Things selections from last August, break down the hits and misses, and talk through a hypothetical supplemental draft.
Ty and Dan put on their hardhats and examine the blueprints that various college programs followed in constructing their 2020 recruiting classes. Which programs are rebuilding from the ground up and which are just just showing off? Plus, Mark Dantonio steps down from Michigan State.
2020 New Coach Spice-o-Meter
With Ty out “sick” (read: deeply covert), Dan welcomes The Athletic’s Andy Staples onto the show to discuss just how spicy, on a hot chicken scale, a number of new college football coaching hires truly are.
LSU! Clemson! National Championship Preview!
Ty and Dan set sail on an impromptu Tues Cruise to break down the College Football Playoff National Championship between LSU and Clemson. Which team is easier to root for? Can Clemson really tell an underdog story? Does it matter if you blitz Joe Burrow? Should LSU worry about Trevor Lawrence’s legs? Can either team cover the other’s receivers for 60 minutes? And what’s the most likely outcome?
Ty and Dan relive the highs and lows of bowl season, and put a bow on great seasons by Oregon, Georgia, Florida, Minnesota and other teams this college football season. Plus, the latest coaching news, transfers, draft declarations. Also, the Sun Bowl.