Ty and Dan empty out the inbox and address the Group of Five’s playoff chances, the most overhyped QB recruits, home field advantage in the time of COVID-19, and more. Plus, Nebraska players sue the Big Ten, creative winter football ideas, LSU’s line in quarantine, and a weird Les Miles quote. Links from the show: Eight Nebraska football players sue Big Ten over decision to postpone season Big Ten considering multiple domed stadiums as sites for potential winter college football season Big 12, Conference USA join SEC in conducting three COVID-19 tests per week during 2020 season Sources: Majority of . . .
Against All Odds
Ty and Dan examine the re-release of season win totals for the SEC, Big 12 and ACC. Plus, the Rona-adjusted Top 25, COVID cases at Oklahoma, Texas Tech and NC State, Luke Fickell’s new deal and a showcase game for the Bizzzzzzon. Links from the show: AP Top 25: Clemson No. 1, followed by Ohio State, Alabama College Football Playoff committee to release its first weekly rankings Nov. 17 Oklahoma position group “wiped out” by COVID-19 Texas Tech football reports 21 active COVID-19 cases NC State pauses athletic activities, including football, after COVID-19 clusters found within programs Tennessee football restricts . . .
Sizzling for Saturday with Michael Felder
Ty and Dan join forces to break down the Big Ten’s open letter to critics, tailgating at Florida State, NCAA eligibility rulings and off-campus parties at Notre Dame. Plus, Dan chats with Michael Felder about his kitchen skills and some tips for cooking up the perfect Saturday feasts for a weird college football season. Links from the show: Big Ten won’t revisit decision to postpone fall sports, Kevin Warren says Penn State coach James Franklin ‘frustrated’ by lack of communication from Big Ten in canceling fall season Notre Dame elects to pause practice at least one day amid school’s rise . . .
The Big Ten and Pac-12 are dunzo
Ty and Dan react to the breaking news that the Big Ten and Pac-12 have postponed their fall seasons due to the pandemic with an eye on playing this spring. What is the state of the Big 12, ACC, and SEC and what does the immediate future hold for us as college football fans?
The Sinful Seven with Richard Johnson
Ty and Dan chat with Richard Johnson about the upcoming release of The Sinful Seven: Sci-fi Western Legends of the NCAA, as well as the financial difficulties facing athletic programs amid ongoing uncertainties. Plus, Ohio State’s plan for fans, the ACC’s pending announcement, the Big 12’s wait-and-see tactic, and Miami’s new starting quarterback.
The Washed List
Ty and Dan talk through the Pac-12’s 10-game season model, Notre Dame’s fall target, and much more. Plus, introducing The Solid Verbal’s Washed List, a compilation the things that make you feel really old.
Ty and Dan run through California’s decision to postpone high school sports in the fall, Texas’s ambitious plan for fans, and more. Plus, a hypothetical look at the wacky ways college football could conduct a postseason.
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.