Before They Were Stars
Ty and Dan welcome back Brandon Huffman from 247 Sports to talk about the prospects in the upcoming NFL Draft and reflect on what recruiting evaluations got right and wrong. Plus, why Trevor Lawrence and Justin Fields are easy to root for, how Zach Wilson’s recruitment shaped him, how Jaelen Phillips reached his potential at Miami, how Najee Harris improved as a pass catcher, how Penei Sewell was molded by Oregon, and much more.
Geoff Schwartz on college football draft trends, quarantine life
Former NFL offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz joins Dan to talk about what the 2020 NFL Draft tells us about college football, including QB evaluations, conference reputations, and how prospects get overlooked. He also grades his ability as a father and husband during the quarantine, mostly patting himself on the back.
Draft Preview and Q&A
Ty and Dan talk through their thoughts in the buildup to the NFL Draft and break down their preferred quarterback prospects, the legend of Saquon Barkley, and what it all means for college football in 2018. Plus, important questions from the Verballerhood, including Clemson’s quasi-quarterback quandary, Florida vs. Tennessee, off-the-grid campuses, and belly button piercings.
NFL Draft Preview with Peter Schrager (4/26/2016)
Ty and Dan chat with Peter Schrager from Fox Sports about the Jared Goff vs. Carson Wentz dilemma, the mysterious case of Christian Hackenberg, scouting bias, war rooms, scooping picks and more.
One Week Later (1/19)
Ty and Dan regroup one week after the College Football National Championship Game and recap the last week of news, including Cardale Jones’ decision to stay in school, a quick breakdown of underclassmen headed to the NFL and speculation about Lane Kiffin’s return to the NFL. Plus, life advice for 40-year olds and a bizarro, sliding-door-universe Ty.
Mr. Jones And Me (5/7)
Ty talks with David Jones from The Patriot News about Bill O’Brien’s departure from Penn State, the process of hiring of James Franklin, the current state of the football program, and some e-mail questions. Plus, Mama Hildenbrandt stops by for a few good minutes of ranting about Johnny Manziel’s attitude and Mel Kiper’s hair.
Crab Legs and Draft Picks (5/1)
Ty and Dan break down Jameis Winston’s run-in at Publix and debate whether he has already locked up the 2015 Verbie Award for Crime of the Year. Plus, a haphazard NFL Draft preview and a run down of the latest Selection Committee news.
Mocking The Draft with Dan Kadar (4/24)
Ty and Dan talk to Dan Kadar of MockingTheDraft.com about can’t-miss players in the 2013 NFL Draft, the lackluster quarterback class, trends in scouting and prognosticating, the success of Alabama players at the next level, Tyrann Mathieu’s canceled draft party, and the lasting effects of the Lennay Kekua saga. [powerpress]
Playoff Movement (4/30)
Ty and Dan talk with Andy Staples from SI.com about the playoff movement afoot in college football, the potential winners and losers, the implications for bowl games and Notre Dame, possibilities for new rankings systems, and the inclusion of a strength of schedule metric in the championship equation. Plus, a quick recap of the NFL Draft with Verballer Reverbs, and an uncomfortable discussion about chicken fried bacon in Snook, Texas.