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With the help of players, coaches, TV analysts, school administrators and NCAA officials, AP College Football Writer Ralph Russo tackles on-and off-field issues affecting the sport throughout the year. The show gives everyone from the casual fan to the obsessed alum, an insider look into the AP Poll and all that is trending on campuses around the country. Be ready for the big game, signing day or spring practice with this weekly chat about college football.
 
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Well, we made it two whole weeks of college football before the first coaching change. And it was a big one. USC has fired Clay Helton after about 3 years on the hot seat. Bruce Feldman from Fox Sports and The Athletic joins AP’s Ralph Russo to talk about the end of the Helton era and where Southern California could go next. It’s a coaching search …
 
Nothing brings out the overreactions like Week 1 of a football season. This week Max Olson from The Athletic joins AP’s Ralph Russo to look ahead to week 2, honing on teams that are looking to bounce back from poor first week performances, like Washington and Miami, against quality opponents. What teams have a chance to validate Week 1’s stellar ef…
 
We have made it to the start of the college football season. Week zero provide a little warm up and now we’re set for the marathon Labor Day weekend of games. It’s glorious and there is a lot to get to. First up, the great Kirk Herbstreit from ESPN joins AP’s Ralph Russo. Kirk has a new book out called “Out of the Pocket.” We’ll talk about how Kirk…
 
What’s an alliance? The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten and Pac-12 unveiled what they are calling an alliance of the three Power Five conferences. It will involve some scheduling and some working together to shape the future of college sports. There wasn’t a lot of detail, but it certainly seemed like it could be a big deal. Or not. AP college f…
 
Alabama is coming off maybe the greatest season in Southeastern Conference history, with a national title and 11 wins in 11 SEC games. The Crimson Tide is favored to win the West again, but can Texas A&M or maybe LSU take advantage in some turnover in Tuscaloosa? Cole Cubelic of ESPN and the SEC Network joins AP’s Ralph Russo to preview the SEC. Th…
 
The unofficial start of the college football season has arrived. The preseason AP Top 25 has been released. Alabama is on top. No big surprise there. Oklahoma, Clemson and Ohio State follow. What teams have a chance to break the grip those Super Teams have had on college football? ESPN’s Rece Davis, the host of “College GameDay” joins AP’s Ralph Ru…
 
Last season was a bonanza for schools from outside the Power Five conferences. A record seven were ranked in the final AP Top 25. Can the so-called Group of Five carry that momentum into 2021? Chris Vannini of The Athletic joins AP’s Ralph Russo to preview the non-Power Five leagues from the American Athletic Conference, where Cincinnati hopes to m…
 
Our conference preview series rolls on with a look out West. Jon Wilner of the San Jose Mercury News and Bay Area Media Group joins AP’s Ralph Russo to breakdown the Pac-12. First, a discussion of some of the off-field issues facing the Pac-12 related to realignment and how a shifting landscape could impact a conference that has a new commissioner …
 
Texas and Oklahoma are moving to the Southeastern Conference. Not sure when, but it’s a move that could have counter moves and ripple effects across college sports. Andy Staples of The Athletic joins Ralph Russo of the AP to do a deep dive into what next in conference realignment and whether this is good for college football? After years of the spo…
 
Ohio State is going for a fifth straight Big Ten title. Can anyone catch the Buckeyes? Dave Revsine of the Big Ten Network joins Ralph Russo from The Associated Press to preview the Big Ten and search for challengers to Ohio State. Could upstart Indiana continue to climb? Is bouncing-back Penn State ready to contend again? In the West Wisconsin and…
 
Oklahoma has won six straight Big 12 championships and the Sooners enter the 2021 with the most well-rounded team coach Lincoln Riley has had. What can stop the Sooners from making it seven straight titles? Max Olson of The Athletic joins AP’s Ralph Russo to preview the Big 12. Iowa State is considered the top contender to dethrone Oklahoma, but ca…
 
There will be new stars leading Clemson this season, but the Tigers are still the prohibitive favorites to win the Atlantic Coast Conference for a seventh straight year. Who can challenge Clemson? David Hale of ESPN joins AP’s Ralph Russo to preview the ACC from top to bottom. Can either North Carolina or Miami emerge as a legitimate threat to the …
 
From 1990-2000 every game played between Florida and Florida State was a matchup of top-10 teams. The rivalry featured two Hall of Fame coaches in FSU’s Bobby Bowden and Florida’s Steve Spurrier, dozens of star players and numerous memorable games – including a Sugar Bowl that decided the national championship. On this week’s AP Top 25 Podcast, Ral…
 
Rece Davis, the host of ESPN’s “College GameDay,” joins AP’s Ralph Russo to discuss the proposed plan to expand the college football playoff from four to 12 teams. If the plan was on Rece’s desk, what revisions would he consider? First off, bowls games or home games? As of now the plan is for the quarterfinals to be held at marquee bowl sites while…
 
There is a plan in place to expand the College Football Playoff from four teams to 12. It’s a remarkable change for a sport that for decades seemed committed to using any other way possible to determine a national champion than the one used by just about every other sport. How did college football get here? Ivan Maisel, formerly of ESPN and now abo…
 
The most talented roster in college football this season might very well belong to Georgia. But can the Bulldogs breakthrough and win the program’s first national championship since 1980? Marc Weiszer from the Athens Banner-Herald joins AP’s Ralph Russo to assess Kirby Smart’s program, including the recent additions of two high-profile transfers. A…
 
Beware teams coming off a magical season. Often, it’s hard to repeat. Oddsmakers have set win totals for this upcoming season for every FBS team and ESPN’s Chris Fallica has been scanning the board, looking for value. The Bear joins AP’s Ralph Russo to talk overs and unders. Chris goes into the Big Ten, where last season’s big surprise seems primed…
 
The opening weekend of the college football season is starting to take shape. Game times have been set for some marquee matchups, including Alabama-Miami in Atlanta and Clemson-Georgia in Charlotte. USA Today national college football writer Paul Myerberg joins AP’s Ralph Russo to take a hopefully and eager look at the first week of the 2021 regula…
 
Few college football coaches are more involved in the shaping the state and future of the game than Stanford coach David Shaw. He joins AP’s Ralph Russo to discuss changes made to preseason practice aimed at reducing the number of full contact practices. Shaw explains the thinking behind the modifications. What advice would give to the new Pac-12 C…
 
They are called the Power Five conferences but really there is a big two among the group. The Southeastern Conference and Big Ten have pulled away from their peers when it comes to generating revenue. How can the Atlantic Coast Conference, Big 12 and Pac-12 keep up? Does Notre Dame hold the keys to unlock another level of wealth for the ACC? Should…
 
Will the Power Five conferences ever break away from the NCAA? Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports says they kind of already have. Inspired by a email from a listener, the AP Top 25 College Football Podcast begins a series of shows on the future of the sport. This week Dodd joins AP’s Ralph Russo to discuss a pivotal next couple of months for the NCAA, and w…
 
We have finally reached NFL Draft week. But instead of again chewing over the 2021 class, which we have been doing for four months, Matt Miller of The NFL Draft Scout and ESPN jumps ahead to 2022. Who are the players you can already pencil in at the top of next year’s draft boards? There is a pass rusher out west holding down the top spot. What doe…
 
The upcoming NFL Draft could be a historic one, with as many as five quarterbacks going in the top-10 picks. Eric Edholm, draft analysis for Yahoo! Sports, joins AP’s Ralph Russo to take a deep dive into the quarterbacks from Trevor Lawrence to Mac Jones and the entire pool of players that NFL teams will be picking through. What positions are the d…
 
At Florida, Dan Mullen is breaking in a new quarterback and trying to stay ahead of Georgia. At Florida State, Mike Norvell is just looking for some normalcy in year two of his tenure as the Seminoles coach. Matt Baker from the Tampa Bay Times joins AP’s Ralph Russo to discuss about the state of college football in the state of Florida, from Tallah…
 
There was a point where Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh was the most polarizing figure in college football. While he’s still maybe the most talked about college football coach outside of Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney, it’s getting harder to find supporters. This week on the AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, AP sports writer Josh Dubow, who covered Harb…
 
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