Mike Leach made yet another big coaching debut after leading Mississippi State to an upset victory against defending champion LSU. And yet, the same question still remains: Can Leach carry the Air Raid to a conference or national title game?
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Texas A&M visits Alabama and Auburn heads to Georgia in two top-25 matchups. Plus, can Mississippi State keep scoring? And can Oklahoma and LSU rebound?
- Texas Tech top rusher charged with street racing
- Texas Tech reports zero COVID-19 positive tests
- Texas Tech DE Wilson eligible after NCAA waiver
- Texas Tech: Five more test positive for COVID-19
The CFB Pod: The guys preview Week 5 and give their picks. Plus, Ryan McGee on his new book "Sidelines and Bloodlines"
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the show by discussing David’s Dudes of the Week Myles Murphy and Bryan Bresee, Oklahoma’s nonexistent margin for error, Iowa State’s disappointing to start the season, Georgia-Auburn, the Trey Lance showcase game, and their Week 5 picks. Later, Ryan McGee stops by to talk about his new book “Sidelines and Bloodlines,” how the book came together, learning the game through his dad refereeing college football and the “Hall of Screaming.” Plus, McGee’s thoughts on Alabama, Florida and the Bottom 10.
Herbie, Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing Mississippi State’s win over LSU in Mike Leach’s first game, the reality check for a post-championship LSU, Oklahoma’s collapse against Kansas State, Texas’ struggles against Texas Tech, the Kyle Trask-Kyle Pitts connection at Florida, Pollack’s take on Georgia and D’Eriq King continuing to looking scary.
A chaotic weekend shook up the national title race and left us struggling to understand what to think about some prominent teams. Plus, a growing list of incredible performances by transfer and/or breakout quarterbacks.
Sam Ehlinger threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Joshua Moore in overtime, sending No. 8 Texas to a wild 63-56 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday that saw the Longhorns rally with two touchdowns in the final 3 minutes of regulation.
Texas Tech running back SaRodorick Thompson, charged Monday with street racing, is still expected to play Saturday against Texas in the Red Raiders' Big 12 opener.
Texas Tech's football team had no positives COVID-19 tests among 360 conducted for during three testing periods last week, after its first game.
Two Mike Leach disciples face off, a Notre Dame reunion and a Sun Belt encore? What to expect in Week 3
In a game scheduled less than a week ago, two former colleagues face off for the first time as head coaches. Plus, will sloppy play continue? We tell you what to watch for this weekend.
Sophomore defensive end Tyree Wilson has been granted an NCAA waiver that makes the former Texas A&M transfer immediately eligible to play for Texas Tech.
Five more football players for the Texas Tech Red Raiders tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing the total cases to 75 since players returned to campus in June.
Alan Bowman threw for 430 yards and two touchdowns and Texas Tech stopped FCS team Houston Baptist on a 2-point conversion attempt late in the fourth quarter, hanging on for a 35-33 victory Saturday night.
A pair of Oklahoma State stars lead our Big 12 rankings. Who else made the cut?
Oklahoma remains the class of the conference. Can Texas, Oklahoma State or Iowa State make things interesting?
Two of the Power 5 conferences might be sitting out the fall season, but there is still plenty to be decided across the college football landscape. What does the 2020 campaign have in store?
The Big 12 determined that each team have at least 53 players available for games, including at least seven offensive linemen, four interior defensive linemen and one quarterback.
Texas Tech will be eliminating 40 positions in its athletic department and also instituting salary reduction among other employees because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas Tech has added graduate transfer Colin Schooler, a linebacker from Arizona.
Texas Tech coach Matt Wells is keeping the Red Raiders practicing despite 21 active COVID-19 cases, saying that the remaining players "have responded really well" to adjustments.
Texas Tech has added transfer Tyree Wilson to its roster, and the former Texas A&M defensive end is applying for an NCAA waiver in hopes of being eligible to play this season.
In a quarter-century as a Texas Tech staffer, Tommy McVay, who died on Thursday, discovered a future NFL All-Pro, tutored Lincoln Riley and Kliff Kingsbury and became a behind-the-scenes institution.