University of Houston Head Football Coach Tony Levine joined Nate & Creight in studio as they filled in for The B-Straw & Pauly G Show. He discussed what it is like to be a head coach and the things he has learned in his tenure at UH. Levine discussed what the recruiting process is like and how he is deeply involved in it. He also spoke about the importance of good facilities and how the campus has grown and evolved through his time there so far. He discussed the statements at the SEC media days about cheating going on in college football.
Tonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Show Road Trip traveled to New York and Columbia. First they spoke to John Jastremski, WFAN New York, about Carmelo Anthony and where he will end up. Jastremski said he thinks where Melo lands will be largely about money. He thinks it’s a pipe dream for both LeBron James and Melo to end up in Houston. He also doesn’t think LeBron James will leave the Heat. Next they traveled to Columbia to talk to Brandon Kiley, ESPN Columbia, about Dorial Green-Beckham going to OU. Kiley said he doesn’t think there’s much chance Green-Beckham actually plays for Oklahoma at all.
College Football Today takes a look at the LSU Tigers, the new NCAA rule that will affect outgoing high school athletes effective 2016, BYU is running an internal investigation, and much more.
The College Football Today tour takes us to Texas Tech and Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury. With all the speculation surrounding play for pay, unionization, etc., Kingsbury is busy building a solid foundation at his Alma mater.
Paying college athletes is a hot-button topic which falls on the heels of Friday’s vote for Unionization by Northwestern Football players. Texas Head Football Coach Charlie Strong says “you’ve got to look at both sides.”
The College Football Today Podcast covers star power, College Football Unionization, the many faces of Johnny Manziel, and the Bag Man with WGN’s Dave Eanet and The Eagle’s Robert Cessna.
Tonight the guys kicked off the Road Trip talking to John Boyette, Augusta Chronicle, about the Masters. Boyette talked about the big stories of the tournament so far. Then they went to Columbia to talk to Brandon Kiley, “The Morning Blitz”, about Green-Beckham’s dismissal from Mizzou’s football team. Kiley discussed the players legal troubles and how they led to his release. He also said it will have a huge impact on Missouri’s football team’s chances moving forward.
Once the Texans have decided on their pick, what would be the most shocking words from the mouth of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on May 8th?
Will the unionization of college athletics be successful and if so, who stands to benefit most? Will the NCAA money bubble burst as a result of the Northwestern ruling?
B-Straw and Pauly G asses the top three quarterbacks in this years draft and how each of their unique skill sets make them a desirable asset to the Texans offense. Paul chooses Teddy Bridgewater as the top QB in the draft for his ability to read defenses and break down plays in front of Jon Gruden.