On this edition of The Oxford Krystal Beer Garden, Neil Stratton of Inside the League joins Neal McCready to discuss the NFL as it turns toward the home stretch. Are the New Orleans Saints for real? Is there really parity in the league? Can any AFC team truly challenge the New England Patriots? Who is headed to the Super Bowl? Those topics and more are explored in the Beer Garden.
On this edition of The Soft Verbal Podcast presented by Billie's Pecans, Rob Cassidy of Rivals.com joins Neal McCready to discuss just how crazy the next few weeks could be on the recruiting trails in the Southeast and all over the country. The guys discuss the early signing period and how it will be impacted by a possibly crazy coaching carousel. Who is the best fit at Florida, Tennessee, Ole Miss, Arkansas and Texas A&M? Could Jon Gruden really recruit? Is Chip Kelly a sure thing? Those topics and more are explored in the Soft Verbal.
Neal McCready and RebelGrove.com fan favorite Jay G. Tate of AuburnSports.com talk about Auburn basketball's issues with the ongoing scandal and how that affects college basketball. They also discuss Auburn's football finish that includes games against Georgia and Alabama. You also get plenty of Neal and Jay storytime.
On this edition of the Soft Verbal Podcast, presented by Billie's Pecans, Russell Johnson and Neal McCready discuss the situation around Ole Miss' current football commitment list and the likelihood of that list changing in either direction. Also, they speak with Rivals.com's Sean Williams, who focuses on Missouri and Vanderbilt recruiting, as well as some Florida prospects.
On this episode of the Soft Verbal Podcast presented by Billie's Pecans, Neal McCready visits with Rivals.com recruiting analyst Woody Wommack. The guys talk about the impact of the early signing period on the coaching carousel and then go over who would or would not fit as a head coach/recruiter at Florida, Tennessee, Texas A&M, Arkansas, Ole Miss and more.
On this episode of the Oxford Krystal Beer Garden, Neal McCready is joined by WJOX-Birmingham's Ryan Brown and CBS' Matt Norlander. McCready and Brown look at the weekend ahead in college football, discuss the first College Football Playoff rankings and talk about some of the rumors percolating in the college football industry. McCready and Norlander talk about CBS' preseason ranking of every college basketball team and then preview the SEC hoops race.
On this edition of Soft Verbal, Neal McCready and Russell Johnson are joined by Arkansas recruiting expert Danny West.
Neal McCready welcomes Jeffrey Wright of 92.9 FM ESPN in Memphis to the program to discuss the SEC Coaching Carousel, power rank the jobs they think that will be available, pick who lands at each job, and more before the conversation turns to the NBA, the World Series, and the release of the JFK files.
On this edition of the Oxford Krystal Beer Garden, Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune joins Neal McCready to discuss the Saints' surprising start, the NFC South race, the impact of Aaron Rodgers' injury, the decline of the Patriots and more NFL topics. Holder also gives a Louisiana perspective to Ed Orgeron's return to Oxford for Saturday's LSU-Ole Miss game.
Neal McCready and Russell Johnson discuss Ole Miss' ability to host visitors following a few games of self-imposed restrictions, and then Russell talks with Ole Miss wide receivers coach Jacob Peeler.