Saturday Down South’s Connor O’Gara and Chris Marler are back to discuss how the legalization of sports gambling might impact college football (1:00), Nick Saban blocking his player’s transfer options (9:10), Jalen Hurts working out with the rival (16:45), Chad Kelly’s NFL future (25:30), Bret Bielema’s job with the New England Patriots (32:30), how many games does Ed Orgeron need to win in 2018 for LSU fans to feel good about him (40:15)?
SDS Podcast | Episode 112
SDS Podcast: Legalized Gambling, Saban & Transfers, LSU's Expectations for 2018 & Beyond
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Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler are back to recap the year that was in the SEC. Before they did that, they discussed the big news about Jalen Hurts entering the transfer portal (2:01) and Jim Chaney leaving Georgia for Tennessee (20:49). In addition to providing some SEC Superlatives for the 2018 season (34:02), the guys also talk about their favorite moments for every SEC teams (40:46). They discuss some reactions from the Way-Too-Early Top 25 (1:04:33) and close with #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler are back to break down Alabama's humbling national championship loss. Marler shared his reactions from Santa Clara and Connor admitted why Marler was right. They discussed the bizarre fake field goal attempt (14:12), what it means for Alabama and Clemson moving forward (33:18), if 2018 Clemson ranks as an all-time team (47:46) and if they'd take Tua Tagovailoa or Trevor Lawrence in 2019 (54:35). That, plus they closed with #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler are back to recap the flurry of SEC bowls this week. The guys put a bow on the New Year's Day bowls with thoughts on what the narratives should be after LSU knocked off defending national champion UCF with Ed Talks (3:14), how Georgia lost to Texas (17:55) and what Kentucky beating Penn State meant (28:56). The guys round up the rest of the bowls from earlier in the week and look ahead to the national championship on Monday. They talk about a major issue that the title game is facing (50:09), they answer 3 key questions (1:00:03), they break down 10 over/unders (1:04:09) and provide a prediction for the game (1:16:08). They close out with #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler recap the beginning of the postseason for the SEC. They talk about Marler's trip to Miami for the Orange Bowl and look ahead to the national title (2:31), plus they discuss the other SEC bowl games and what it means long-term for each team (26:05). They also provide a Bowl Mania update (41:40), they talk about Mark Richt's retirement and some interesting moves/non-moves in the coaching carousel (47:40). The guys close with #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South’s Connor O’Gara and Chris Marler are back after Christmas to look ahead to all the SEC bowl action. In addition to handing out their SEC Bowl Superlatives (20:31), they also talked about some big Playoff headlines involving Tua Tagovailoa and Kyler Murray (6:51), as well as the Clemson players who were suspended for a failed drug test (13:01). The guys caught up with Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl President/CEO Gary Stokan (30:28), who talked all things Florida-Michigan and some insight on UCF’s bowl/future Chick-fil-A Kickoff options. The guys closed with a Bowl Mania update (55:33), their SEC Bowl predictions (57:10) and #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler were joined by SEC Shorts' Josh Snead for a special Christmas episode. They broke down who SEC coaches are at Christmas parties (1:20), things to do in each bowl city (or rather not do) (9:41) and they handed out some new goodie bags for SEC bowl games (18:10). Connor also read a new version of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas (31:50).
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler have a loaded episode. They talk the big news of the week in college football with Georgia quarterback Justin Fields reportedly on the move (2:50). They also break down all the headlines and viral moments from Day 1 of the Early Signing Period (14:53). The guys interview Kirk Herbstreit (50:02), who talked all things Playoff and basically everything in Family Feud. They wrap things up with a Bowl Mania update (1:05:23), 4th and Wrong (1:07:43) and a classic #ItMightMeanTooMuch.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler are back to talk all things SEC as the Early Signing Period approaches. Before they talk about that, they hit on some national news involving some Florida-UCF matchup drama (2:34), as well as the odd decision by Alabama to open its doors to fired Maryland coach DJ Durkin (15:53). The guys hit on a bunch of topics for the Early Signing Period (22:40), and they provide an update on their Bowl Mania pool (51:15). They close with 4th and Wrong (58:50) and an #ItMightMeanTooMuch that'll give you the feels.
Saturday Down South's Connor O'Gara and Chris Marler have a special episode planned. In it, they break down the top 20 players in the SEC in 2018 (6:32). They discuss their criteria for why certain players made the list and not others, including why each other was dead wrong. Stayed tuned until the very end when they reveal why at least 3 players were worthy of the top spot.
Saturday Down South’s Connor O’Gara and Chris Marler are back after their first weekend without SEC football since August. They recap Tua Tagovailoa’s Heisman Trophy snub and what the award has become (3:51). The guys also talk about Auburn’s new offensive coordinator and what it means for Gus Malzahn (14:57), and they update some national headlines in recruiting ahead of the Early Signing Period (26:00). They discuss the SEC players with a lot to gain/lose in bowl games (44:33), as well as an interesting new segment (54:48) and they close with #ItMightMeanTooMuch.