The Athlon Sports Cover 2 College Football Podcast previews and reviews every aspect of the greatest sport on the planet.
Join Athlon’s editorial team every week of the preseason, regular season, postseason and offseason for a breakdown of the entire circus that is college football.
Bad Boy Mower Preseason Award Megacast
Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football. We have preseason awards to give out to teams, units and players. But these are not your ordinary awards. Like... who are the most underrated defensive units in America? Who are the biggest QB heel turns of 2022? And which Group of 5 team has the best offensive skill players? You know, normal stuff.
Anonymous Coaches Scouting Reports
CORRECTED AUDIO: Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football as camps are opening up across the country. We've got some bad news from Wake Forest camp and some historic news in the Big Ten. Then we give you the best anonymous scouting reports from across the country.
How a 12-team playoff would look in 2022
Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football.
Recapping Pac-12 media day performance Who is making these alignment decisions? Why a 16-team playoff won't happen What would a 12-team look like in 2022 What is the correct format? Who gets the first round byes? (12) Cincinnati at (5) Texas A&M (9) USC at (8) Utah (10) Oregon at (7) Notre Dame (11) Baylor at (6) Michigan
Realingment Poker and Counter Programming
Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk college football
Have we ever known less about these teams? Why we are so excited about the season Grading the Media Days performances Kevin Warren and Jim Philips What is actually happening in realignment? What are the Pac-12 schools going to do? Does the B1G want to get bigger? Why CBS and Big 12 are huge players Predictions about counter-programming New transfer rules are smart and good
Actual football debates with Ian Fitzsimmons
Braden Gall catches up with ESPN's Ian Fitzsimmons to talk conference realignment, the time frame for action from the Big 12 or Pac-12 before they argue about actual football teams. Like, say, who is going to win the ACC, Big 12 or Pac-12? How to build a winning program? How to hire good coaches?
Catching up with Chris Childers
Braden Gall and Chris Childers hang out from Atlanta at SEC Media Days to discuss the past, present and future of college football. What is happening to the game? Who can be the last team into the college football playoff? The ACC, Big 12 and Pac-12 races are more interesting. The guys catch up in Atlanta.
Fire Braden Gall. Can’t stand the guy. There is not a bigger blowhard in existence.
Must listen for CFB fans
Athlon’s does a great job on the pod. Sure, they spend more time on the big boys than the other teams, buts it’s a national pod. They usually touch on everyone. It’s a must listen during the summer as the season draws closer.
After usc/ucla news broke hosts got on the soapbox. Don’t need a kecture