Cover 2 College Football pod

Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football. Today, we grade all 29 new head football coaches in 2022. Which four Power 5 schools got "As" and which four schools got "Cs." Which first-time head coaches should be successful and which ones are concerning? How about Group of 5 retreads and rising stars? We graded them all.

Direct download: C2_033022_Final.mp3
Category:sports -- posted at: 12:05pm CDT

Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football.

  • A 5-star QB commits and shows us exactly how important a "collective" is for your school.
  • The worst possible job in college football.
  • Our promise to you: A renewal of our vows to college football and to our core mission.
  • Why the mainstream, national media is way too focused on the Playoff (but why they have to be).
  • The most interesting teams who could contend for the Playoff.
  • The most interesting teams that will be good but have nothing to do with the college football playoff.
  • The most interesting big brands who will be improved this year (but aren't all that great).
  • The most interesting Group of 5 teams.
Direct download: C2_032322_Final.mp3
Category:sports -- posted at: 11:27am CDT

Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football.

  • Big magazine news
  • Some 100% prime pod beef
  • We were dead wrong
  • Lots of NIL details

Spring QB Battles:

  • Playoff Implications: Texas A&M, Cincinnati, Oregon, Notre Dame, Michigan, Clemson
  • Hot Seat Implications: Auburn, Arizona St, Nebraska, Georgia Tech, Colorado
  • Conference, Division Implications: Baylor, Penn St, Iowa, Texas, Washington, North Carolina, Pitt, LSU, Florida, Ole Miss
Direct download: C2_031622_Final.mp3
Category:sports -- posted at: 10:27am CDT

Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football.
  • A review review
  • GLOAT status and a thank you!
  • Some positive attendance news
  • Big Ten's, Sun Belt's growth
  • FBS expansion, home experience
  • Pac-12 historic low, ACC drops again
  • Solutions to the problem
  • Game too long, WiFi, good games
  • Potential new rules announced
  • Targeting, faking injury, blocking
  • Who has used portal well?
  • Who is over-using the portal?
  • Who could use more portal?
Direct download: C2_030922_Final.mp3
Category:sports -- posted at: 9:21am CDT

Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football. How do we determine and define what a returning starter is for the magazine? Who is returning the most talent in the Power 5? Who is returning the least starting talent in the Power 5? And how does all of that impact our magazine predictions? Which coaches get the benefit of the doubt?

Direct download: C2_030222_Final.mp3
Category:sports -- posted at: 11:12am CDT