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 is rejoined by Ben Worgull of Badger247.com with a preview of the Big Ten title game as Wisconsin seeks to complete an unbeaten regular season and lock down a berth in the College Football Playoff. History isn’t on the Badgers’ side, though – Ohio State has won eight of the past nine meetings.
Greg DePalma chats with Kevin Noon, publisher of BuckeyeGrove.com, about Ohio State’s quest for just its second Big Ten title in the Urban Meyer era when they take on unbeaten Wisconsin on Saturday. That’s despite the Buckeyes winning at least a share of five division crowns. They also discuss QB J.T. Barrett‘s health and which players should go high in the NFL Draft.
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?
Updated national championship odds including our two additional future plays for Week 13.
Greg DePalma previews a weekend full of rivalry matchups, focusing on the Battle for Los Angeles as USCfootball.com publisher Ryan Abraham sits in to help break down UCLA‘s visit to the No.11 Trojans. Other top matchups find 24th-ranked Michigan at No.5 Wisconsin and Cal at No.22 Stanford.
Greg DePalma is joined by Ben Worgull of Badger247.com to discuss Wisconsin‘s first 10-0 start in a Badgers football history that dates back more than a century. A Big Ten crown should put them in the College Football Playoff, but can they get past Ohio State in the championship finale?
Greg DePalma and Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, grade the draft prospects for top players from SEC upstart Georgia, including LB Lorenzo Carter, along with those at Wisconsin. Also, could Browns QB Kevin Hogan become a reliable starter in the NFL?