Fringe Element - SEC Football
Sports & Recreation Podcasts
Braden Gall and Erin Dugan talk SEC football. Every. Single. Episode.
Sports & Recreation Podcasts
Braden Gall and Erin Dugan talk SEC football. Every. Single. Episode.
Destin, Cole Cubelic, Grant Frerking
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall of 440Sports.com talk SEC football. Talking season is here as the SEC debates 8 or 9 games. Cole Cubelic from ESPN.com and The Cube Show joins to offer an Auburn state of the union (29:00). Former walk-on and business owner Grant Frerking joins to talk NIL, the athlete's perspective and take fans inside the locker room (51:00). Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
SEC Superlatives, Bama SOTU with Mike Rodak
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall of 440Sports.com talk SEC football. Why would Nick Saban want to retire? Age? Losing? Rule changes? SEC Superlatives (for fun) SEC's best uniforms, logos SEC's best mascots, nicknames SEC's best stadiums and tailgates SEC's best traditions, fight songs SEC's best food and atmosphere Braden's apology to South Carolina on Paul Finebaum's show Mike Rodak of AL.com joins for an Alabama state of the union: Why would Nick Saban step away? How real are concerns at QB? Is this team closer to third or first in the SEC? Is the offense better around the QB? Star power on the defense is missing? Has the coaching staff gotten better? What are expectations in 2023? Bama Dynasty vs. Patriots Dynasty Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Expansion Tension Rising with Paul Finebaum
Michael Bratton of ThatSECPodcast.com and Braden Gall of 440Sports.com talk SEC football. ACC meetings create conflict Who should SEC target in expansion? Keeping the Big Ten out of the South North Carolina is the big prize? Clemson or Florida State? Miami, NC State and Virginia Tech? No. 1 player Dylan Riaola commits to UGa Stealing QBs from the West Coast Kirby Smart puts distance on Nick Saban Paul Finebaum of The Paul Finebaum Show joins to talk ball. Everyone in the SEC is happy? Why has Kirby Smart worked? What will cause Saban to retire? SEC concerned about expansion? Launching radio in the 90s Moving to satellite, TV and SEC Network Can anyone beat Georgia? Merging of the super conferences 9-game conference schedule Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Official Preseason Top 25 with KJ Jefferson
Braden Gall and Erin Dugan talk SEC football. Arkansas QB KJ Jefferson joins the show to talk about football, Arkansas, life, NIL and more. Meanwhile, Erin and Braden release where AthlonSports.com has every SEC ranked in their preseason magazine. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Pure SEC Domination, Gators SOTU with David Waters
Braden Gall and Erin Dugan talk SEC football. SEC dominates the NFL Draft again What is next thing for SEC to win? Will Levis vs. Hendon Hooker Permanent rivals leaked What we like, don't like? Bama takes Tyler Buchner at QB Concerns about QB position? The hell is in the water in T-Town? Florida: The Great Unknown of 2023 David Waters of GatorsBreakdown.com joins to talk Florida State of the Union: Anthony Richardson The complicated UF offense Graham Mertz Can Austin Armstrong fix the D? Permanent rivalry games Expectations, upside in 2023? Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Can anyone beat Georgia? (w/ special guests)
Braden Gall and Steven Lassan of AthlonSports.com dive into the two-time champion Georgia Bulldogs on this week's State of the Union. Is the SEC really going to forfeit wins for field storming? UGa's toughest games of 2023 LSU or Bama a tougher test? Who can beat UGa in a one-game setting? USC, Ohio St and Florida State? Michigan, Clemson and others Connor Riley of DawgNation.com talks Bulldogs roster. Did we learn anything in spring? The QB battle Does it matter who plays QB? The improved weapons The front seven relative depth Are the DBs still the weakness Jalen Carter situation Chip Towers of the AJC.com joins to talk big picture about the program. Mike Bobo's relationship with UGa fans Has Kirby Smart evolved? Historical alignment at UGa Fixing the culture problem NIL's impact on Georgia Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Spring Scrimmages, LSU SOTU with Brody Miller
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. SEC teams in the FPI Athlon Sports Top 25 Hugh Freeze spring game idea Logistical issues of scrimmages? Let's dive into LSU: Incredible improvement under Kelly Roster and QB growth Running game improvement Closer to Bama, UGa or Tennessee? Schedule littered with winnable land mines FSU game could decide it all Brody Miller covers LSU for TheAthletic.com joins to talk Tigers. Brian Kelly answered all questions Is there actually a QB battle? LSU the most complete offense in SEC? Offensive line growth Harold Perkins moving inside Secondary biggest concern? Closer to Georgia or middle of the pack? Roster depth in Kelly's second year Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Ranking SEC programs, Arkansas SOTU with Trey Biddy
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Ranking the SEC programs, Jobs Who has national title DNA? Who can make the playoff? The Nick Saban Test Where to Texas, Oklahoma fit in? Trey Biddy of HawgSports.com offers an Arkansas spring state of the union: What have we learned in spring? Sam Pittman's ability to build a staff What will be different on offense, defense? OL, WR and transfers Roster building, expectations in '23 Competing for playoff spots? Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Sports are fun, Ole Miss SOTU with Neal McCready
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Ole Miss hat giveaway Kirby updates his QB battle SEC's total domination of college LSU's Bayou Barbie pisses people off Consistency is key Erin's Master's Dinner Neal McCready of RebelGrove.com offers a deep Ole Miss spring state of the union: QB battle in Oxford NIL and promises made Weapons around the QB in '23? Difference Pete Golding makes? Lane Kiffin's relationship with fans Roster building, expectations in '23 What is final missing piece? We are giving away an Ole Miss hat from University Traditions! Tag @BradenGall and @440Sports on twitter with your answer. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Crossover Special: SEC East Over/Unders with SEC Mike
Michael Bratton and Braden Gall put together a special crossover episode this week. The guys project every Over/Under win total for all seven SEC East teams and offer up a prediction on each. If you would like to hear the SEC West edition, be sure to check out ThatSECPodcast.com. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Spring ball storylines, Cocks SOTU with Ben Portnoy
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. SEC in the NCAA tournament Nick Saban taking shots at co-workers? Spring storylines abound Texas, Georgia's QB battle Bobby Petrino debuts at TAMU Graham Mertz looks AMAZING Devin Leary and UK's new offense Mississippi State's evolution Worst Take of the Week: Nico is overrated? South Carolina fans are PISSED at Braden Ben Portnoy of TheState.com joins to offer us a South Carolina Gamecocks spring state of the union: Why is this team so ahead of schedule? What makes Beamer Ball work? Being an excellent in-game manager Spencer Rattler's development What will the new offense look like? Is the D-line the biggest concern? Where is the roster compared to last year? Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Ranking the SEC's Starting QBs in 2023
Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. The guys project all 14 starting QBs in the SEC and proceed to rank them just to piss you off! There are three tiers, in our opinion. The top 4 are proven starters. The middle six is all about upside and projection. The bottom four are actually pretty damn interesting. If you're mad... @BradenGall and @AthlonSteven on twitter. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Georgia's Culture Problem, Vols SOTU with Adam Sparks
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Does Georgia have a culture problem? The long list of issues is growing Who is responsible? Why does Isaiah Wilson matter? Nick Saban wants 8 games now? Anthony Richardson takes top billing More combine rumors Most important game for every team in 2023 Adam Sparks of The KnoxNews.com gives us a Tennessee state of the union How will fans handle a step back? Reasonable ceiling for Joe Milton? Is the defense better? Does it matter if the defense is better? Nico, Nico, Nico What is the status of the OL? Replacing pieces in the portal 2023 expectations Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Combine Narratives, Texas-Texas A&M and Trey Wallace
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Anthony Richardson combine love His decision to change his nickname What matters at the combine? Bryce Young combine narratives Will Levis needs to prove himself Hendon Hooker wins interview Texas-Texas A&M rivalry is back... but when? We've got a perfect solution! Everyone in the SEC is happy Which teams are going to disappoint? Who is this year's Texas A&M? Trey Wallace of OutKick.com joins to talk SEC football: Tony Vitello vs. Brandon Miller Florida's new defensive coordinator Expectations at Florida? QB battles at Bama and Georgia What is Auburn in Hugh Freeze's first year? Vols, LSU lowered expectations? Who will disappoint in 2023? Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Returning Production, Hail State SOTU with Steve Robertson
AthlonSports.com Steven Lassan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Who are the most and least experienced teams in the SEC in 2023? We take returning starters, QBs, coordinators and returning production metrics to rank all 14 teams from most experienced to least. Where does your team rank? We also visit with Steve Robertson from GenesPage.com to offer up a Mississippi State Bulldogs state of the union heading into spring camp. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
New Scheduling Demands, Mizzou SOTU w/ Dave Matter
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Georgia loses Todd Monken What has he meant to college football? The curious case of Mike Bobo Lots of good, lots of questions Texas, Oklahoma are joining in 2024 What does this mean for scheduling THERE IS ONLY ONE ANSWER! Games we are most looking forward to Why is Mizzou so interesting in 2023? History of Tigers football is important context We take a look at Mizzou football in our Spring State of the Union series with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Dave Matter. Mizzou/Chiefs overlap? Fans general opinion of Eli Drinkwitz Excellent job recruiting, managing roster Hired good coaches Can he develop a QB? Should he be calling plays? What is the QB situation like? How has Mizzou handled NIL? Would a new schedule feature Oklahoma? Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
The Future of the SEC with Steven Godfrey
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football. Jalen Hurts is playing in a SUPER BOWL Rooting for Hurts or Kansas City? Bama's new coordinators Texas, Oklahoma can't join next year Steven Godfrey of SplitZoneDuo.com joins to talk SEC football. Kevin Steele is a guy What will Tommy Rees' offense look like? Has Alabama entered a new era of football? Did we learn anything from Jaden Rashada Texas, Oklahoma are not joining the SEC yet What does the format of the SEC look like in the future? The expanded playoff era? The post-Nick Saban era? The post-NCAA era? Evolving unknown technology Could some SEC programs get left out? Want a fulfilling career working for a company that cares as much about your success as you do? Visit JEDunn.com and start your new journey. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Spring QB battles with Travis Reier
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football, brought to you by JE Dunn Stetson Bennett is arrested... do we care? Should NFL GM's care at all? Teams with no QB battle whatsoever Teams that MAY have a QB battle Auburn, Florida and Mizzou battles? Ole Miss' trio of talent Jalen Milroe vs. Ty Simpson Georgia's LAX bros Travis Reier of BamaOnline.com joins us to talk Alabama football. What was Bama actually in 2022? What Bama needs from the QB in 2023 What really happened with the coordinators? Is LSU actually the favorite in the West? Want a fulfilling career working for a company that cares as much about your success as you do? Visit JEDunn.com and start your new journey. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Finally, some real SEC drama
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football, brought to you by JE Dunn Josh Heupel gets a huge raise Sorry, the professionalization began a long time ago Jaden Rashada saga is teaching us lessons NIL lessons, Florida lessons Ole Miss has huge week Landing two QBs tells us what? Stealing Pete Golding from Bama Bama has to replace both coordinators Sam Pittman faces his toughest challenge David Waters of GatorsBreakdown.com joins us to talk Florida football. Who is to be blamed for Rashada? What does it tell us about Billy Napier? Do we have faith in the QB position? What is the state of the roster? How are fans approaching 2023? Recruiting vs. winning vs. rebuilding Want a fulfilling career working for a company that cares as much about your success as you do? Visit JEDunn.com and start your new journey. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.
Early 2023 Rankings Roundtable
Erin Dugan and Braden Gall talk SEC football, brought to you by JE Dunn Steven Lassan of AthlonSports.com and Michael Bratton of ThatSECPodcast.com join to rank teams for 2023. No arguments with No. 1 HUGE arguments over No. 2, No. 3 and 4? LSU or Bama in the West? Can Vols reload? Agreement on last place Mizzou or Florida at No. 13? Four different teams at No. 5? Balance from 5th to 10th? Ole MIs vs. Mississippi St? Bobby Petrino's impact on Texas A&M Kentucky's stability Auburn will be good quickly Want a fulfilling career working for a company that cares as much about your success as you do? Visit JEDunn.com and start your new journey. Subscribe to the 440 YouTube page.