Category Archives: Podcasts

The Take the Points College Football Podcast, with Tom and Dan. Updated weekly during the college football season.

College Football Week 4 Preview and Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan look back at the best college football games of week 3, including USC vs. Texas, Florida vs. Tennessee, and Clemson vs. Louisville.

Then they preview week 4, including Georgia vs. Mississippi State, Alabama vs. Vanderbilt, Penn State vs. Iowa, Notre Dame vs. Michigan State and TCU vs. Oklahoma State. Dan shares his favorite bets of the week including a non-power five lock of the week.

In this week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket, we compare the 2009 Alabama Crimson Tide with Greg McElroy and Mark Ingram against the 1993 Florida State Seminoles with Charlie Ward and Derrick Brooks. One of these teams advanced to our final eight.

All this plus a classic Dan P rant about the state of California’s refusal to play Texas in football.

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College Football Week 3 Preview and Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan reflect on week 2 of the college football season, including Baker Mayfield planting the flag on the Ohio State 50-yard line and whether it’s time for the Buckeyes to move on from J.T. Barrett.

They preview the week 3 lines, including a powerhouse match-up between Clemson and Louisville, plus Texas-USC, Florida-Tennessee and much more.

Finally, in this week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket, we pit the 1996 Florida Gators and Danny Wuerfful against Chris Weinke, Peter Warrick and the 1999 Florida State Seminoles. This turned out to be the toughest battle in our bracket so far. Listen to the show to find out who won.

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College Football Week 2 Preview and Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan recap a crazy first week of the college football season, and then preview week 2, including Ohio State vs. Oklahoma, Stanford vs. USC, Georgia vs. Notre Dame and much more.

The podcast closes with a discussion of the Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime. The guys share their bracket of the top 16 teams of the past twenty five years, and then pick this week’s fantasy match-up between 1995 Nebraska Cornhuskers and the 2004 Auburn Tigers.

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2017 College Football Season Preview and Week 1 Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan preview the 2017 college football season and predict conference champions and playoff teams. Then they break down the lines for week 1 and offer tips on the week’s best bets, including Dan’s trap and lock of the week.

Finally they introduce a brand new segment where they pit championship teams from different years against each other in a fantasy bracket to figure out who is the best college football team of their lifetime. This week’s match-up: The 2005 Texas Longhorns, led by Vince Young, take on the 2016 Clemson Tigers and Deshaun Watson.

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2017 National Championship Game Preview and Take the Points Awards

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Dan, Ryan and Tom preview the 2017 National Championship Game between Alabama and Clemson. They also recap a great Rose Bowl, discuss PJ Fleck going to Minnesota, and hand out the 2016 Take the Points Awards to this past year’s most outstanding performers.

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