Could Notre Dame’s season really be canceled?
Ty and Dan break down the latest news around college football as the NCAA tries to establish a testing protocol and smaller conferences postpone their fall seasons. Plus, Ty is joined by Pete Sampson from The Athletic to discuss the fun internet meme around Notre Dame’s altered schedule, why the phone is ringing on Jack Swarbrick’s hook, the prospects of a spring season, the hiring of Tommy Rees as offensive coordinator, and more!
College Football Bangers + Drum and Fife Strife
Ty and Dan discuss the Patriot League’s decision to cancel fall sports, J.T. Daniels’s immediate eligibility at Georgia, crazy projections at Iowa State and much more. Plus, a look at the toughest and most interesting five-game schedules in college football.
COVID-19 & College Football Season Contingencies
Ty and Dan have a conversation with The Athletic’s Nicole Auerbach in light of her article about the Ivy League’s significance amid growing uncertainty around a 2020 college football season. Is moving the season to spring a real possibility? What are administrators saying behind the scenes? With COVID-19 cases spiking, when can fans expect clarity from the powers-that-be?
USC’s season in doubt + July Q&A
Ty and Dan break down USC’s move to an online semester and assess the ramifications for the 2020 college football season. Plus, a Verballer Q&A for the Fourth of July weekend.
College Football RPG
Ty and Dan walk through a choose-your-own-adventure arc while addressing some of college football’s most pressing issues, from COVID-19 to conference realignment and players getting paid. Plus, a quick look at the news, featuring more uncertainty about the start of the 2020 college football season, more coronavirus cases at Clemson, a “pause” at Arizona, and Under Armour’s sudden move away from UCLA and Cal.
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!
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.
First Place Losers: Part 3
Ty and Dan conclude their three-part breakdown of college football runners up, walking back through the tug of war between Alabama and Clemson between 2015-2019, Georgia getting punched in the stomach by a young Tua Tagovailoa, and a requisite comparison of all teams to 2005 USC. Plus, a quick look at where the college football season stands, amid the pandemic, as we enter the summer months.
Will there be a college football season in 2020?
Ty and Dan discuss the major questions facing college football amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Will there be a season? What safety protocols will be in place? What will be the unintended consequences and financial implications?