The TALKIN’ BALL Podcast is the flagship podcast of Grail Sports Media. Host, Gene Delle Donne, sits down with NFL, College, and High School Coaches to discuss their strategies on coaching, training, and recruiting.
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Jeff Quinn – Offensive Line Coach, Notre Dame
The guest of today’s episode is Jeff Quinn. Quinn is the offensive line coach at The University of Notre Dame and is entering his 6th year with the Irish. Prior to Notre Dame, Quinn served as the head coach at the University of Buffalo where he coached Khalil Mack and before that, was the interim head coach … Continue reading Jeff Quinn – Offensive Line Coach, Notre Dame →
Bryan Carrington – Director of Recruiting, Texas
The guest of today’s episode is Bryan Carrington. Bryan is the Director of Recruiting at the University of Texas. Being a Houston native, Carrington is all things Texas and one of the best in the game at what he does. This is evident by his Twitter account, the passion you see throughout his work, and … Continue reading Bryan Carrington – Director of Recruiting, Texas →
Joey Elliott – Pro Scout, Colts
The guest of today’s episode is Joey Elliott. Elliott is a professional scout for the Indianapolis Colts. Before his career in the NFL front office, Joey had a successful career as a quarterback at Purdue, followed by the Canadian Football League and NFL. I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to spend the day … Continue reading Joey Elliott – Pro Scout, Colts →
Ken Niumatalolo – Head Coach, Navy
Continuing on the Army, Navy theme, the guest of today’s episode is Coach Ken Niumatalolo. Niumatalolo is the head coach of the United States Naval Academy and the winningest coach in Navy history. I could continue to go on about Coach’s accolades, but thought it’d be best to briefly tell you about my experience the … Continue reading Ken Niumatalolo – Head Coach, Navy →
Brent Davis – Offensive Coordinator, Army
The guest of today’s episode is Coach Brent Davis. Davis is the offensive coordinator at Army and in his sixth season. Under Davis, the Black Knights have had a top offense in the country year in and year out, and won the rushing title in 2017 averaging 326 yards per game scoring 50 touchdowns. Having … Continue reading Brent Davis – Offensive Coordinator, Army →
Mike Locksley – Head Coach, University of Maryland
The guest of today’s episode is Coach Mike Locksley. Coach Locksley is currently the Head Coach of The University of Maryland where he will be starting his first season as the head man, but back with the Terp’s a 3rd time in his career. Prior to Maryland, Locksley was the offensive coordinator at Alabama and … Continue reading Mike Locksley – Head Coach, University of Maryland →
Better and better
This podcast gets better and better every week. I love that talkin ball puts the emphasis on the coach. The stories that some of these coaches tell are absolute gold! Great stuff here. Can’t wait to hear more.
Great content & always good for a few laughs
Love listening to Grail Sports to keep me updated on all things sports. Can’t wait to see where these guys take us!
Always find myself laughing out loud a few times an episode. They always keep it light & fun. Looking forward to more episodes!!
Best new sports podcast
Great sports podcast from guys that have walked the walk. Cutt nailed it: lifetime burgers.