In a very 2020 weekend in college football, Indiana nearly upset Ohio State, Cincinnati proved it belongs in the playoff discussion and Coastal Carolina stayed undefeated.
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- Rutgers D-line coach out for year with knee issue
- Rutgers coach: Vedral or Sitkowski will be QB
- Sources: No vote taken as Big Ten meets again
- Sources: Big Ten revote on football possibly Sun.
Oregon might be the Pac-12's best playoff hope, but can the Ducks prove their worth in six games? Plus, Tom Allen dishes on why he isn't surprised by Indiana's hot start.
Herbie and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the excitement of the back-and-forth in Notre Dame’s win over Clemson, the Pac-12’s return, Kyle Trask playing with emotion, Alabama being Alabama, if Michigan and Penn State’s poor play, other surprises in the Big Ten, Liberty upsetting Virginia Tech and BYU continuing to impress.
The Irish showed they belong in college football's top tier, while Florida, Texas A&M and BYU made a push for the playoff.
For the first time all season, all Power 5 conferences were in action Saturday. Notre Dame had one of the weekend's biggest wins, while Michigan struggled for the second straight week.
The Tigers' backup QB led a Trevor Lawrence-less Clemson team to a comeback win on a Saturday that also saw Texas hang on for an upset and Michigan fall to a rival.
Week 9 action got off to a fun start with the breakout performance of Taulia Tagovailoa and continued on Saturday.
We preview the weekend's biggest Big Ten battle. Who is worth watching? Can the Nittany Lions pull off the win? Plus, can Oklahoma State keep rolling?
The CFB Pod: Heather Dinich on the canceling of Wisconsin-Nebraska. Plus, Pollack and Negandhi give their Week 9 picks
The podcast kicks off with the breaking news of Wisconsin-Nebraska being canceled because of an outbreak amongst the Badgers. Heather Dinich hops on the pod with Negandhi to talk about the cancelation and if Oklahoma State has the makings of a championship team. Then, Pollack and Negandhi discuss Pollack staying up late to watch Rutgers tape, not being overly impressed with Ohio State, what they’re watching for in Oklahoma State-Texas, Trevor Lawrence leaving the door open to stay for another season and their Week 9 picks (9:35).
The CFB Pod: The guys look back at the first week of Big Ten action, and talk Oklahoma State and Alabama
Herbie, Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing the return of the Big Ten, Michigan’s strong start, Indiana’s big overtime win over Penn State, Ohio State’s questions at running back, Oklahoma State’s defense and what changes for Alabama with the loss of Jaylen Waddle.
Big Ten overreactions: Michigan's a title contender, Penn State's overrated, Rutgers is decent and more
With the Big Ten's first week in the books, let's look at what questions were answered and what we should, and shouldn't, overreact to from every opening game.
Does the college football universe really care who wins a Big Ten game? Why yes, yes, it does. From Indiana's oh-so-close score to upset Penn State to Justin Fields and Ohio State making their playoff case, let's enjoy this latest moment in 2020 time.