College Football Valentines
Ty and Dan write out their valentines and hand them out to the college football players, teams and ideas that gave them the most joy in 2020 and beyond.
EA SPORTS ANNOUNCES NEW COLLEGE FOOTBALL VIDEO GAME!
Ty and Dan react to the exciting news that EA Sports is restarting its college football video game series, and discuss what they’d like to see in the updated game, their favorite memories of playing the last version in 2014, the thorny issue of player likenesses, and their ad-libbed pitch to actually be in the game. Plus, a quick check-in on Signing Day and Will Muschamp’s move to Georgia.
New 2021 Coach Evaluations + Juicy Transfer Moves
With Ty still on the mend, Dan is joined by The Athletic’s Max Olson to talk Tennessee moving on from Jeremy Pruitt, what Steve Sarkisian must do to outdo Tom Herman at Texas, the stagnant nature of Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan Wolverine program, Scott Frost’s Nebraska trending in wrong directions, Bret Bielema’s search for an identity at Illinois, Bryan Harsin’s pseudo-out of nowhere Auburn hiring, what it is that made Shane Beamer appealing to South Carolina, and much, much more. And yes, that includes pizza.
Alabama defeats Ohio State + National Championship Recap
Ty and Dan walk back through Alabama’s dominant victory over Ohio State, winning the 2020-21 College Football Playoff National Championship and cementing Nick Saban’s legacy as the greatest coach of all-time.
Unwrapped Friday Orbit: College Football Gift Ideas
Ty and Dan get in the holiday spirit by giving out gifts to college football teams, coaches and entities. Plus, Bryan Harsin hired at Auburn, Jedd Fisch picked for Arizona, and other news. Merry Christmas!
Coastal Carolina’s Big Stage + College Football Week 14 Recap
Ty and Dan walk back through Coastal Carolina’s big, unlikely stage and discuss Iowa State’s emphatic win, Alabama’s domination of LSU, Texas A&M’s ground attack against Auburn, Indiana’s defensive slugfest versus Wisconsin, Notre Dame’s slow start, and more. Plus, Verballer Reverbs and the launch of the Winter Wonders Prop Bet Challenge! Links from the show: Sign up for The Winter Wonders Prop Bet Challenge About the Show The Solid Verbal on Instagram The Solid Verbal on Twitter The Solid Verbal on Facebook The Solid Verbal on YouTube The Solid Verbal on Patreon
Unanswered Friday Orbit: Trivia with Mike Golic
Ty and Dan welcome ESPN’s Mike Golic to the podcast and play a spirited game of MIKE-GO-LIC-FAN-EXAM trivia. Plus, a quick rundown of the lastest news, including the Boca Raton Bowl’s new sponsor, BYU and Coastal Carolina’s impromptu matchup, the Knight Commission and more.
State of Play with Ross Dellenger
Ty and Dan talk with Ross Dellenger from Sports Illustrated about the behind-the-scenes conversations driving college football in the time of COVID-19. Plus, a look at the updated SEC schedule, an uprising in the Big Ten, spiking cases around college campuses, and much more.
College Football Influencers
Ty and Dan examine the world of college football’s social media influencers and chat with Derek Marckel, Michigan State’s superstar Creative Director, and Hayes Fawcett, the graphic designer for the biggest recruits in the land. Plus, a quick look at the news of the past week.