We get a visit from Virginia Tech Quarterback Hendon Hooker who talks about The Hokies impressive start despite all the adversary the team has faced due to Coronavirus. Plus we hear from some of the coaches again in part 2 of "Conference Cuts", and we name Thayer Thomas this week's winner of "Wide Receiver U"
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How would you rank each team in the three Power 5 conferences that have already begun play? Let's have a look.
- Hokies without 15 players vs. UNC; DC returns
- 21 Hokies, entire 2-deep at CB out against Duke
- Va. Tech wins despite 23 players out due to virus
- Fuente hopes Virginia Tech can finally play opener
College football's midseason-ish awards: Top players and unbelievable moments in a season like no other
Only in 2020 can we be celebrating the midway point before the Big Ten or Pac-12 has taken the field. But with seven weeks down and eight to go until conference title weekend, let's look back on the best of the year so far.
Saturday was business as usual for No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama. But is there cause for concern for Auburn and Notre Dame?
Trevor Lawrence and Clemson put up 73 points on Sunday, but it wasn't enough to claim the top spot after Alabama's big win over Georgia. The Bulldogs don't fall far, though, while North Carolina tumbles after an upset loss in Tallahassee.
Despite Nick Saban's coronavirus diagnosis, the Alabama-Georgia game is on as scheduled. Amid the uncertainty, it remains the game of the week.
The CFB Pod: The guys preview Georgia-Alabama and give their Week 7 picks. Plus, Ivan Maisel with his early season observations
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing David’s Dude of the Week, team defense across the sport improving as the season goes on, what Georgia’s offense needs to do against Alabama, the issues with LSU’s defense, why Mississippi State has gone 20 straight possessions without a score and their Week 7 picks. Later, Ivan Maisel joins the pod to talk about what has stood out during the early part of the season, Mack Brown’s turnaround at UNC, Tom Herman being in a tough spot at Texas and Spencer Rattler’s growing pains.
Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence is joined in the top two by teammate and record-setting RB Travis Etienne.
It's "ACCounting" day and The guys give their ACC power rankings for the week Pack- Clemson, UNC, Notre Dame Wes- Clemson, Notre Dame, UNC. Plus we hear from Mack Brown, Manny Diaz, and Brian Kelly in Conference cuts. and we replay our interview with Georgia Tech wide receiver Malachi Carter.
Following a big win over Miami, Clemson climbs to the top of the ranks for the first time this season while Florida tumbles after a loss. Oklahoma climbs back into the power rankings but the SEC remains king with six teams in the top 25.
No. 4 Florida and No. 17 LSU were both upset in close battles in Week 6, but No. 1 Clemson rolled over No. 7 Miami to extend its home winning streak.
The Hokies were without 15 players Saturday against the Tar Heels, but defensive coordinator Justin Hamilton was available to coach for the first time this season.
Clemson, Georgia and Florida all have tough matchups. But which is most in danger of falling this weekend?
Top-15 teams (and former powers) Miami and Tennessee look to prove they're back. Plus, Lane Kiffin faces Nick Saban and two Sun Belt unbeatens face off.
The CFB Pod: Negandhi and Pollack make their Week 6 picks, David Hale previews Clemson-Miami and Alex Scarborough checks in on the SEC
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast talking about the Red River Rivalry, David’s Dude of the Week Gervon Dexter from Florida, a sneaky good UNC-Virginia Tech game and their Week 6 picks. Next, David Hale joins the pod to discuss Clemson-Miami, Dabo Swinney to the Texans chatter and the second rung of teams in the ACC (34:43). Later, Alex Scarborough hops on to get into Alabama’s balance, the quarterback situation at Georgia and Jimbo Fisher not turning the corner at Texas A&M (48:25).