David tells Kevin why Ohio State impressed him the most this past weekend (1:50), how contrasting styles in the SEC make make for a tougher fight to win it all (6:10), why Penn State's defense stood out to him "in the film room" (14:32) and why Nolan Smith of Georgia should be on your radar ahead of their matchup with Notre Dame (18:49). Ivan dishes on Alabama's recent injuries on the defensive side of the ball (27:51), some surprise teams in the ACC and the Pac-12 (34:17) as well as the passing of former Stanford coach John Ralston, including the impact that he made on college football (42:19).
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Is Trevor Lawrence struggling? Is Tua Tagovailoa even better? And why have Jalen Hurts and Justin Fields been so good so soon?
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David tells Kevin what he saw in LSU-Texas (1:21), why Nebraska-Colorado stood out to him "in the film room" (7:40), why Tyreke Smith of Ohio State should be on your radar (19:13) as well as his take on the "Top 10" teams in the CFB 150 rankings (25:16). Ivan dishes on his recent story about Ryan Hilinski, QB for South Carolina who lost his brother and fellow college QB Tyler (31:55). Plus, Lynn Swann resigns from post as USC AD (44:00) and Ivan talks about how CFB 150 rankings were generated (55:25).
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Seth Walder ESPN Analytics
LSU is past Texas and now has just over a 50/50 chance to reach the playoff, according to the Allstate Playoff Predictor.