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The official home for audio programming from Rock Chalk Talk, SB Nation's community for fans of the Kansas Jayhawks.




S04E18 - All These Injuries

1420 3115 Andy is joined by Gerald Goodridge of Burnt Orange Nation to preview the Kansas-Texas game in Austin on Saturday. Topics Include: Main Takeaway for Texas from the Red River Rivalry Where is the lack of depth the biggest issue? Big playmakers on offense What's going on with Sam Ehlinger? Malcolm Roach out for the first half Scheming for a new Kansas coordinator Chances of a letdown game. How would a Kansas upset happen? Predictions Hijacking traditions Follow Andy on Twitter:...


S04E17 - The Chaos Is Just Beginning

It's the halfway mark for the conference, so it's a good time to check in on the conference as a whole. Andy is joined by Chris Ross of LandGrant Gauntlet to break down the big stories and contenders in the conference at the halfway point. Topics Include: Biggest surprise Brent Dearmon and Kansas success Who are the actual contenders? Texas and Sam Ehlinger Texas and Kansas matchup Can Oklahoma State separate themselves from the bottom of the conference? TCU's brutal schedule Most impressive...


S04E16 - All Over The Place

It's been an eventful season so far, and Andy and David Potter of Rock Chalk Talk review everything that's happened so far. Note that this was recorded before the last weekend of games. Topics Include: -Resetting Expectations -Looking at the offensive change. -Biggest surprises. -Best and Worst Plays/Sequences -Disappointing individual performances -Most likely win coming up -Most competitive game -Expectations moving forward Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow David on Twitter:...


S04E15 - Sheer Numbers Alone

With no game, Andy brings Steve Fetch back on the podcast to get a Late Night update, talk about the implications of Brent Dearmon being the new OC, and taking your questions. Topics Include: -Late Night Announcement Video -Which was worse: Snoop Dogg content or apology? -Brent Dearmon promoted to OC -Any worry Dearmon could be TOO successful? -Twitter Q&A (via @mikevilleKS and @ksu_fan): How much of Kansas "explosive plays" come from the BC game? -Twitter Q&A (via @Fields_Lando): If the...


S04E14 - 3rd and Goal From Midfield

It wasn't a complete disaster, so Andy and Mike take a look at what went well, and what we can take from this game moving forward. Topics Include: -Weather Delay and the Crowd -Most impressive drive of the year? -Kansas impressive defensive performance. -Best Defensive performers -Unfortunate reffing -Huge performances by 3 offensive players. -Best Individual Passer -Feelings going into the bye. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Mike on Twitter: @mikevilleKS We want your input on...


S04E13 - So Many Memes

Today, Andy welcomes Kamiar Mehrabian from Crimson & Cream Machine onto the podcast to preview the upcoming game against Oklahoma. Topics Include: -Bigger surprise, big step forward for the offense or the defensive improvement? -Has the defense actually been challenged? -Biggest threat to the OU defense from Kansas. -Willing to bet the line on this game? -Who gets more credit, Lincoln Riley or Jalen Hurts? -QB of the future: Spencer Rattler -Any chance Lincoln Riley heads to the NFL? -What...


S04E12 Turner Gill-esque

It wasn't even close, which was both familiar and strange for Andy and Mike in today's recap episode. Topics Include: -Thoughts coming out of the loss. -The impact of Dru Prox -Offensive gameplanning -The future outlook under Les Miles -The impact of losing Khalil Herbert. -Is the offensive coordinator the problem? Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Mike on Twitter: @mikevilleKS We want your input on the podcast. If you have something you would like to talk about on the podcast,...


S04E11 - Prove It Kind Of Moment

Last week sucked for the Kansas Jayhawks, but it also sucked for the TCU Horned Frogs. To help break down the first KU conference road game, I brought in Melissa Treibwasser from Frogs O' War Topics Include: -What IS this TCU team this year? -What did last week tell us about this TCU defense? -Strength vs Strength: TCU Run D against Kansas Running Attack. -TCU issues in the secondary. -TCU Running game vs the Kansas Running D. -Turnovers. (Andy messes up a stat). -How will TCU handle the...


S04E10 - Feels Kinda Good

After a competitive loss, Andy and Mike break down the reactions and lessons learned from the game. Topics Include: -Reactions to the Loss. -Was this any different than last year? -Defensive standouts -Offensive inconsistencies -Questionable officiating -Looking ahead. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Mike on Twitter: @mikevilleKS We want your input on the podcast. If you have something you would like to talk about on the podcast, or any suggestions for people that we should try...


S04E09 - Limit Their Damage

It's time for conference play, and Andy brought on Matt Kirchner to help preview Saturday's game against the West Virginia Mountaineers. Topics Include: -What's happened in the first 3 games for WVU? -Conference expectations after last week? -Where does West Virginia get most of their production? -How will they attack the Jayhawks? -What Neal Brown brings to the West Virginia program. -Key matchup when WVU is on offense. -How can the Mountaineers handle Pooka Williams and Khalil Herbert?...


S04E08 - Ton Of Experience

Today, Andy takes a break from football to catch up with former Jayhawk center Landen Lucas. Topics Include: -What got you into poker? -What is THE moment that jumps out to you from your time at Kansas? -What led to your breakout junior year? -Did the World University Games help prep for your international career? -Business and Non-Profit opportunities. -How much different is this year's team from the ones you were on? -Which player is poised to break out. -Soccer and Volleyball updates....


S04E07 - Kansas Football Overlords

After one of the most shocking wins that many Jayhawks fans can remember, Andy and Mike break down the game in Boston College and what this means for the KU program moving forward. Topics Include: -Stories of Boston College's stadium -Carter Stanley -Who was most crucial to the victory? -Did the defense do anything different in the second half? -BC Gameplanning -Encouraged by how the secondary held up? -RCT Commenters and looking to the future. -National Reaction to the game. Follow Andy on...


S04E06 - Les Against His Playbook

It's a short week, and Andy welcomes Niraj Patel of BC Interruption to the podcast to preview the game with the Boston College Eagles. Topics Include: -What was the expectation at this point, and did the first two games change what people expect from this team? -BC Offensive playmakers -Defensive expectations against KU -What are you most concerned about in this KU defense? -BC running game -Predictions -Which conference game would you like to see more often? Follow Andy on Twitter:...


S04E05 - Only Five Things In It

Andy and Mike break down a disappointing loss by the Jayhawks. Topics Include: -What the hell was that? -Offensive Line and the gameplan. -Is Carter Stanley trying to do too much? -Most impressive - Khalil Herbert or Pooka Williams? -Defensive Problems -Fan Momentum -TIMEOUTS!! -Comparing to K-State. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Mike on Twitter: @mikevilleKS We want your input on the podcast. If you have something you would like to talk about on the podcast, or any...


S04E04 - Reason To Be Confident

For our second game preview of the season, Andy welcomes back Brendan Dzwierzynski from 580 Sports Talk and Rock Chalk Talk. Topics Include: -Offensive Diversity -Defensive Fundamentals -Depth and Consistency -CCU offensive line and running game -Biggest Offensive Performer -Breakout for Daylon Charlot -Prediction and final thoughts on this game. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Brendan on Twitter: @BrendanDzw We want your input on the podcast. If you have something you would...


S04E03 - It Felt Different

Another football season has started, and with that is the return of our football co-host! Andy will be joined by Mike Plank, Editor-In-Chief over at Rock Chalk Talk, every Monday to break down the weekend's game. Topics Include: -What was the atmosphere like? -Anything special about the defensive scheme? -Surprised that Carter Stanley was the starter? -Bigger Playmaker: Andrew Parchment or Daylon Charlot? -Vanilla Offense. -Turnovers -Officiating Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow...


S04E02 - Climbing That Mountain

It's the first game preview of the season, as Andy welcomes Fitz of Hawk Jock back to the podcast to preview the Indiana State game. Topics Include: -Worried about no starting QB being named? -Who will/should be the starting QB? -How much does Indiana State worry you? -Front 7 of the defense. -Best plan of attack for the Jayhawks. -Deciding factors for the game. -Prediction and final thoughts on this game. -Expectations over the rest of the season. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain...


S04E01 - You Can See Hope

Today, Andy kicks off season 4 with Andrew Doughty of the High Motor Podcast and Hero Sports. They talk about the state of the program and look ahead to the season. Topics Include: -State of the program -What's different now? -Looking at winnable games -What would be a successful season? -Les Miles Hire -Why you should care about CFB nationally. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Andrew on Twitter: @Adoughty88 You can find the High Motor Podcast on Twitter @HighMotorPod or on...


S3.5E18 - Rebuilding A Culture

Today, Andy features an interview of Luke Martin, the play-by-play voice of the Indiana State Sycamores, done by colleague David Potter of Rock Chalk Talk. Topics Include: -Where is this program right now? -How much different is this team from last year? -Does this game feel a bit different than previous FBS opponents? -What kind of offensive scheme does this team run? -Where can these teams be exploited? -Which players are ready for a breakout? -How would a Sycamore win happen? -Andy's...


S3.5E17 - Represents Something Fresh

Today, Andy is joined by Jesse Newell of the Kansas City Star to react to the recent news, both for football and basketball. Topics Include: -Reactions to Andrea Hudy leaving for Texas. -How will this affect KU basketball? -No starting QB named. -Twitter Q&A (via @hawk_jock): How many starting QBs are we going to see in the first 3 games, and how many total QBs will play? -Top Individual Player Seasons under Bill Self. Follow Andy on Twitter: @mister__brain Follow Jesse on Twitter:...