Greg DePalma previews Championship Weekend with a trio of guests, including Gridiron Now‘s Mike Huguenin for a look at the key title games that will set the College Football Playoff. The Big 12 finale also is featured, with Ryan Aber of The Oklahoman offering a closer look at Oklahoma and Carlos Mendez of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram previewing TCU.
Greg DePalma takes a look at Saturday night’s ACC Championship game from both sidelines, starting with a Clemson perspective from longtime SportsTalk SC host Phil Kornblut. CaneSport publisher Gary Ferman follows with an update as Miami seeks its first ACC crown since joining the league in 2004.
Greg DePalma is joined by Russ Mitchell, lead SEC columnist for CollegeFootballNews.com, to break down the College Football Playoff picture ahead of this weekend’s conference championship games. No.1 Clemson, No.2 Auburn, No.3 Oklahoma and No.4 Wisconsin all face “win and you’re in” situations, with No.5 Alabama lurking as a no-title-game wild card.
Greg DePalma sorts out the fallout from another chaotic weekend in college football after No.1 Alabama and No.2 Miami both meet defeat, while the coaching carousel gets cranked up. He’s also joined by Matthew Stevens, managing editor of USA Today’s RavensWire, to look at a Baltimore Ravens team that enters Monday night with three shutouts among its five wins.
Greg DePalma previews a Thanksgiving weekend full of rivalries and conference showdowns, highlighted by the annual Alabama/Auburn “Iron Bowl” with the SEC West crown on the line. Meantime, can No.2 Miami, No.3 Clemson and No.4 Oklahoma survive their final challenges before their league title games?
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.
Greg DePalma previews a huge first Saturday of November, including No.1 Georgia visiting No.10 Auburn in one of three games pitting Top 10 teams against each other. Also on tap: No.6 TCU at No.5 Oklahoma, while No.3 Notre Dame is at No.7 Miami. Greg also chats with Hondo Carpenter, publisher for SpartanNation.com, about Michigan State‘s showdown vs. Ohio State.
Greg DePalma chats with Gary Ferman, longtime managing editor at CaneSport, about Miami’s rapid rise in Year 2 of the Mark Richt era. The seventh-ranked Hurricanes own the nation’s longest unbeaten streak at 13 consecutive games, heading into Saturday’s just-like-old-times showdown against No.3 Notre Dame.
Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, breaks down two of Miami‘s top NFL prospects as they get ready for Saturday’s showdown against Notre Dame. Chris Herndon is ranked No.4 among senior TE prospects, though there may be some question about his commitment to football. Chad Thomas was an underachiever early on, but has risen to No.6 on the list of senior DEs.
Greg DePalma previews Saturday’s top contests, asking whether Kansas State can knock off unbeaten TCU even as QB Alex Delton (5) makes his first career start in place of the injured Jesse Ertz. Other games find unbeaten Miami playing host to Georgia Tech for the top spot in the ACC Coastal, while No.13 USC welcomes Utah in a key Pac-12 South clash. Key injuries are updated along with odds, trends…