Ty and Dan run through five big upsets (and close calls) from the 2020 college football season, reliving the storylines and moments that made them special. Games featured include: Coastal Carolina vs. BYU, Indiana vs. Penn State, LSU vs. Florida, Texas vs. Texas Tech, and Oregon vs. Oregon State.
Oklahoma & LSU go down + The Florida Kyle Driver + College Football Week 4 Recap
Ty and Dan relive Kansas State’s improbable come-from-behind upset of Oklahoma, Mississippi State’s aerial assault over LSU, Florida’s battery of Kyles, a scare for the Longhorns, Miami’s continued dominance, Pitt’s defense and more. Plus, a fiery batch of Week 4 Reverbs and a look around the rest of the college football world.
The Tale of Two Big 12’s + the Return of the Power 5
Ty and Dan dive back into Power 5 football, as the Sun Belt burns up Iowa State and Kansas State while Spencer Rattler and Sam Ehlinger start the 2020 season in a big way. Plus, Georgia Tech’s big win over Florida State, the return of Ian Chapter in South Bend, North Carolina’s uneven victory, Micaaaaaaaale Cunningham’s career night, and a gentlemen’s agreement in Pitt’s drubbing of Austin Peay. More about The Solid Verbal: About the Show The Solid Verbal on Instagram The Solid Verbal on Twitter The Solid Verbal on Facebook The Solid Verbal on YouTube
College Football is Back
Ty and Dan throw caution to the wind and make picks for the first week of college football games featuring Power 5 teams as the ACC and Big 12 begin play. Plus, a big draft declaration, Trevor Lawrence’s statement, and a rare resignation after one game. Links from the show: Oregon’s Penei Sewell, ESPN’s No. 2-rated NFL draft prospect, opts out of season Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence outlines college football leaders’ plans for change in social media post Southern Miss coach Jay Hopson resigns just one game into 2020 college football season More about The Solid Verbal: About the Show . . .
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 . . .
2020 Big 12 Conference Preview
Ty and Dan get ready for the 2020 college football season by releasing their first conference preview and discussing the ins-and-outs of the Big 12. Is Oklahoma still the team to beat? How close is Texas to being back? Does Oklahoma State or Iowa State instill more confidence? What will Baylor look like under Dave Aranda? Is Gary Patterson past his prime? Does Kansas State improve on its surprise 2019 results? And which of Texas Tech, West Virginia and Kansas will be the conference cellar dweller?
2019 Big 12 Preview
Ty and Dan answer their burning questions about the state of the Big 12 in 2019. Is Texas really back? Is TCU, Oklahoma State or Baylor poised for a big jump? Will Oklahoma’s defense get any better? And, hypothetically, what would it take for Kansas to pull an upset?
2018 Big 12 Autopsy Rulings
Dan is joined by ESPN’s Jake Trotter for a post mortem of the Big 12 conference and a spirited discussion about notable coaching turnover, the state of TCU and Oklahoma State, the progression of Texas under Tom Herman, and the next chapter for Lincoln Riley. Plus, an important conversation about Matthew McConaughey and much more.
College Football Week 11 Recap
Ty and Dan discuss college football’s Week 11, which was short on surprises, but had plenty of interesting storylines as Bedlam got crazy, Bama dominated, Clemson overpowered Boston College, and Ohio State was less bad than Michigan State. Plus, Notre Dame’s walloping of Florida State, Florida’s come-from-behind win over South Carolina, the wild state of the Pac-12, and an honest conversation about Jersey Mike’s outsized ad campaign.