How College Football Works: Recruiting
In a special production, Ty and Dan take a closer look at the nuts and bolts of the college football recruiting world and conduct an informal roundtable to hear how coaches, players, parents, reporters, and fans handle the process. How much impact do star ratings have? Is “negative recruiting” a common practice? How is a modern recruiting operation organized? And what’s the ultimate strategy in convincing prospects to go to a school? Let’s find out.
How College Football Works: New Quarterbacks (5/24/2017)
Ty and Dan continue their offseason journey to learn more about the inner workings of college football by examining the plight of new quarterbacks with the esteemed Yogi Roth from Pac-12 Network and Life Without Limits Podcast. What’s the trick to cultivating an inexperienced quarterback? What are the trappings of being a first-time starter? How do they memorize all those plays? We discuss. Also, don’t forget to check out Yogi’s short film What Does It Mean To Love?.
How College Football Works: Coach Hires
The college football coaching carousel takes fans for a ride every offseason. Where it stops is anyone’s guess, but how it starts is an even bigger question. The answer lies within the complex world of athletic directors, coaches and agents, at the intersection of vision, motivation and money.