Bowl Season -- a celebration of college football. Join us as we go off the gridiron and talk about the storylines, trends and traditions that make Bowl Season so incredibly special. Bowl Season Executive Director Nick Carparelli will bring in the best in the business each week to break down the moments the memories and the magic of the college football season. Nick will host industry leaders and college football legends. Together, they'll highlight the student-athletes, and spirit of competition, that captivate millions of fans and enrich communities across the country. Download, Set, Hike!
(S1-E21) Heather Dinich, Britain Covey, David Fletcher
Heather Dinich recaps the College Football Playoff National Championship, her favorite bowl memories as a reporter & the 2021-2022 Bowl Season; Britain Covey on his highlight play in the Rose Bowl, the rewarding part of bowl games for athletes & embracing the bowl moments; David Fletcher on the TaxAct Texas Bowl being the last bowl game before the National Championship & its impact on the Houston community.
(CFP Special Edition) Reggie Wayne, Amani Toomer, Chris Johnson
Live from the College Football Playoff National Championship, Miami Hurricanes Hall of Famer Reggie Wayne talks building the foundation for the Canes championship & his memories from the Sugar Bowl; New York Giants & Michigan legend Amani Toomer on going to the Rose Bowl, what makes bowl season special & his most significant bowl memory; Tennessee Titans & East Carolina great Chris Johnson on breaking the bowl record for all-purpose yards, experiencing different cities for bowl games & bonding with teammates.
(S1-E19) Pete Thamel, Gene Chizik, Rick Baker
Pete Thamel takes a trip down memory lane to highlight his greatest Bowl Game, gives his analysis of this years Bowl Season & drops his CFP Championship predictions; Gene Chizik on why Bowl Season is so important to players & coaches, the value of winning a bowl games & how his mentors shaped his career; Rick Baker on his four decades at the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic & what makes the game so special.
(S1-E18) Mark Richt, Dan Novakov, Missy Setters
Mark Richt on the Peach Bowl & his former Georgia team in the College Football Playoff, Dan Novakov on the 86th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic & his bowl memories from Notre Dame, Missy Setters on the Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl hosting one of the biggest upsets in Bowl Season.
(S1-E17) Sean McDonough, Barry Alvarez, John Saccenti
Sean McDonough on calling games with no fans, attending nearly every bowl game & why the Sun Bowl is one of his favorite memories from Bowl Season; Barry Alvarez on the highlights of his 30+ Bowl Game experiences & reasons for coming out of retirement to coach again; John Saccenti on growing the Las Vegas Bowl, moving to Allegiant Stadium & the advantages of being in Las Vegas.
(S1-E16) Dari Nowkhah, Kenny Vaccaro, Fred Olsen
Dari Nowkhah on a record number of SEC teams appearing in bowl games & his favorite memories of Bowl Season; Kenny Vaccaro talks about how Texas held Cal to 7 rushing yards in the Holiday Bowl & playing under Mack Brown; Fred Olsen on the inaugural Wasabi Fenway Bowl & what to expect in Boston.