14 episodes

USC quarterback Sam Darnold and broadcaster Yogi Roth bring you 'Season of Sam.' It's the first-of-its-kind podcast, where you are taken inside the mind of college football's most elite position, quarterback. Each week during the 2017 college football season, they will share a conversation that will detail much more than just USC's most recent game; they will unveil untold stories of Darnold's life, discover what makes a quarterback click and hear from special guests and Trojan teammates offering unique insight regarding leadership, team building and more.

Season of Sam Sam Darnold hosted by Yogi Roth

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    • 4.8 • 60 Ratings

USC quarterback Sam Darnold and broadcaster Yogi Roth bring you 'Season of Sam.' It's the first-of-its-kind podcast, where you are taken inside the mind of college football's most elite position, quarterback. Each week during the 2017 college football season, they will share a conversation that will detail much more than just USC's most recent game; they will unveil untold stories of Darnold's life, discover what makes a quarterback click and hear from special guests and Trojan teammates offering unique insight regarding leadership, team building and more.

    "Wouldn’t want it to end any other way”

    "Wouldn’t want it to end any other way”

    USC QB Sam Darnold and Yogi Roth discuss the highs and lows of the season so far and break down how the Trojans are preparing for the Cotton Bowl against Ohio State. Plus, Darnold shares how a preseason conversation with Deshaun Watson helped him persevere through tough times.

    • 27 min
    "Be Fully Present"

    "Be Fully Present"

    USC QB Sam Darnold taps into the mind of renowned sport psychologist Dr. Michael Gervais, who works with the Seattle Seahawks among other top athletes. Plus, Yogi Roth gets to know TE Daniel Imatorbhebhe, who is living his childhood dream by playing for the Trojans.

    • 54 min
    "Enjoy every day of college."

    "Enjoy every day of college."

    Former Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart discusses his decision to return to USC for his senior season with QB Sam Darnold who will face a similar choice this offseason. Plus, Yogi Roth interviews RB Ronald Jones II who is quickly moving up the all-time rushing charts in USC history.

    • 44 min
    "How do you know it's really me?"

    "How do you know it's really me?"

    USC alum and high school kicking sensation Will Ferrell compares improvisational styles with QB Sam Darnold. And, Yogi Roth hangs out with Darnold's roommate and on-field security blanket, TE Tyler Petite.

    • 51 min
    "Creative Athletes"

    "Creative Athletes"

    After a tough loss to Notre Dame, Sam Darnold evaluates what happened before interviewing country music star Sam Hunt, who played QB at UAB. USC QB coach Tyson Helton, who currently works with Darnold and formerly worked with Hunt, breaks down both talented artists.

    • 52 min
    "Enjoy the Grind"

    "Enjoy the Grind"

    As USC QB Sam Darnold prepares for midterms on and off the field, he sparks a candid conversation with NHL Hall of Famer and LA Kings President Luc Robitaille about the sacrifice that it takes to be great. Plus, Yogi Roth sits down with captain Chris Hawkins, the trash-talking leader of "the misfits," USC's talented secondary.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
60 Ratings

60 Ratings

Diorcherie ,

Worth a listen

Interesting to get in the mind of a major college QB during the season. Yogi does a great job guiding the discussion and bringing in high profile guests. Great podcast.

Johnnyc Vegas ,

One of the Best Podcasts!

Talk about getting another view of Sam Darnold and Yogi Roth and to hear what really goes on inside the locker room and what goes on in Sam's mind and how he thinks about preperation of before and after games. Plus the interviews of Pete Carroll and so many others is so great to hear their view of many topics that we have not heard before. Definitely subscribe! Fight On!

Super ultra happy fun time ,

Great!

It is entertaining to listen to one of the greatest out there and have him pick the brains of the best coaches and other athletes. As an athlete myself I can learn lots from this podcast while hearing my favorite football team and learning more about them. Fight on!

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