OFN Weekend Review: Nov. 13 podcast

November 13, 2017

Greg DePalma analyzes the shakeup in college football’s pecking order after Auburn topples No.1 Georgia to shake up the SEC and Miami shows it’s for real by hammering No.3 Notre Dame. Conference and division titles come into focus as well, along with a review of Sunday’s NFL action.  


OFN College Football: Week 10 podcast

November 3, 2017

Greg DePalma dissects the first set of College Football Playoff rankings, joined by Irish Sports Daily publisher Mike Frank as Notre Dame sits third behind SEC stalwarts No.1 Georgia and No.2 Alabama. Later Greg gets both sides of Saturday’s Bedlam rivalry from The Oklahoman‘s two beat writers – Ryan Aber (Sooners) and Scott Wright (Cowboys).  


The Sports Section: Jan. 10 podcast

January 10, 2017

Greg DePalma is joined by Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, to recap Clemson‘s scintillating national-title comeback against Alabama. The NFL playoff picture also gets a look, as well as the latest news in college basketball.  


The Sports Section: Jan. 5 podcast

January 5, 2017

Greg DePalma offers his analysis of next Monday’s College Football Playoff championship, where Clemson remains his pick from the preseason to take the trophy away from Alabama. He also previews the NFL’s playoff picture including his Super Bowl pick, along with the latest in college basketball.  


The Sports Section: Jan. 3 podcast

January 3, 2017

Greg DePalma looks back at the college bowl smorgasbord, including a Rose Bowl that was better than either of the two playoff semifinals that sets up an Alabama/Clemson rematch for the crown. The NFL’s wild card playoffs also get an early look, and conference seasons begin in earnest in college basketball.  


The Sports Section: Dec. 27 podcast

December 27, 2016

Greg DePalma updates the NFL playoff picture and Super Bowl futures as the postseason field continues to narrow, including the Pittsburgh Steelers locking up the AFC North with a heart-pounding win over Baltimore. The latest college bowl games also get an examination, with the College Football Playoff semifinals awaiting Saturday.  


The Sports Section: Dec. 5 podcast

December 5, 2016

Greg DePalma looks back at college football’s championship weekend and how Big Ten champ Penn State got shafted by the College Football Playoff committee, which opted for an Ohio State team the Nittany Lions beat earlier this season. The bowl odds also get an early look, with playoff semifinal underdogs Clemson and Washington getting some attention, plus a recap of the NFL weekend.  


The Sports Section: Dec. 1 podcast

December 1, 2016

Greg DePalma takes an in-depth look at Championship Weekend in college football, with an eye on the playoff committee‘s potential dilemma of deciding between four teams for the three slots behind No.1 Alabama. Will No.2 Ohio State, sitting out the Big Ten title game, upend the system by being chosen over a conference champion? The NFL‘s Week 13 slate also is up for discussion.  


The Sports Section: Nov. 28 podcast

November 28, 2016

Greg DePalma looks back at a Thanksgiving plate of NFL and college football, updates the conference and division races and explains why No.2 Ohio State and should not be part of the College Football Playoff mix ahead of the Big Ten Championship winner.