The SEC West is arguably the best division in College Football. The West loses three of its top signal callers in Nick Marshall, Bo Wallace and Blake Sims. Former South Carolina QB Stephen Garcia joins MarkRogersTV to break down the replacements in Auburn, Oxford and Tuscaloosa and discuss the progress of the incumbents heading into 2015
You will not find Oklahoma State skyrocketing up the recruiting rankings heading toward National Signing Day. Mike Gundy has fielded several Big 12 contenders without the nation's highest ranked players and intends to continue the trend. Cory Treece of SB Nation's CowboysRideForFree.com joins MarkRogersTV to break down the Cowboys' top commits, pressing needs and targets in the closing hours leading up to February 4th.
Jim McElwain landed one of the elite jobs in college football. Jim McElwain inherited an extremely challenging situation in trying to change attitudes and personnel with just a few weeks to National Signing Day. David Waters of SECSportsInsider.com joins MarkRogersTV to run down the Gators' short list of current commits, big holes to fill, and those players on the border who would help get the new coach off to a strong start in Gainesville
Butch Jones is building a winner in Knoxville. After two top recruiting classes and another one on its way, a rise in the College Football Playoff Committee rankings should follow. Mike Loveall of LastWordonSports.com talks about the current crop of incoming Vols and a possible Top 5 class.
While the New Year's holiday provided the other Power 5 conferences with a brief respit from SEC dominance, the conference is primed to dominate the most important aspect of the offseason - recruiting. Mike Loveall of LastWordonSports.com joins MarkRogersTV to discuss the landscape of the conference, the demographics, the resources and trends. Mike and Mark kick around Urban Meyer's constant push south and the possible impact of Jim Harbaugh at Michigan in affecting, arguably, the nation's top conference
The SEC pays top dollar to its head coaches, but may break the bank for top coordinators even more so relative to programs across the country. Mike Loveall of LastWordonSports.com joins MarkRogersTV to discuss the most recent coaching shakeups involving Dave Enos taking over the Arkansas offense, John Chavis switching Defensive Coordinator titles from LSU to Texas A&M, Will Muschamp taking over Auburn's defense and Tennessee Offensive Coordinator Mike Bajakian leaving for the NFL and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Michigan's small recruiting class could make a major impact for the next several years as Jim Harbaugh has secured four 4-star recruits with a number of big time players on the table. Anthony Broome of SB Nation's Maizenbrew.com joins MarkRogersTV to review the big commits, discuss the hopefuls and address the Harbaugh impact on the Maize and Blue and the Big Ten
It's time for the ACC to stand up under the scrutiny of the MarkRogersTV conference rating system. The ACC won 12 and lost 14 vs the other Power 5 conferences. Let's go beyond the surface to give context to the results with a metric that makes sense
Stanford wins with mid-level recruiting classes. Talent is still key, though right fit is even more crucial. Donald King of LastWordonSports.com joins MarkRogersTV to break down Stanford's 2015 commitments and who else may come into the fold in the closing days before National Signing Day
Bo Pelini's nine wins per year weren't enough in Lincoln. Will Mike Riley raise the bar? Will that standard start with recruiting? Brian Towle of SB Nation's CornNation.com joins MarkRogersTV to break down the Huskers' current commits, the battleground for more talent and the Mike Riley impact on the pursuit for players. Nebraska currently ranks #32, 36 and 37 nationally according to 247Sports, Rivals and ESPN with 15 players verbally committed. Mike Riley's first Nebraska class should total 21.
Urban Meyer and staff crafted the perfect game plan and the Ohio State Buckeyes executed in dominant fashion to win the program's first National Championship since 2002. MarkRogersTV discusses how Ohio State's defense kept pace with Oregon's high octane offense and no Duck could consistently corral Ezekiel Elliott as the Buckeye back continued his record setting jaunt through some of the nation's top defense with a championship game record 246 yards vs Oregon with 4 TD's as Ohio State romped 42-20
Georgia hires Brian Schottenheimer to replace Mike Bobo as Offensive Coordinator. MarkRogersTV reviews Schottenheimer's work in the NFL and the Bulldogs' offensive weapons returning in 2015
The gap between the Will Muschamp era and the Jim McElwain was a success for Florida with a 28-20 win over East Carolina. MarkRogersTV reviews the cross over personnel that will create the foundation of McElwain's inaugural season in Gainesville. Now that former 5-star flop Jeff Driskel is off to Louisiana Tech, Mark highlights a Gator offense in the hands of freshman QB Treon Harris (49%, 3 TD, 2 INT), WR Demarcus Robinson (53 Receptions, 7 TD) and RB Kelvin Taylor (565 Rush Yards, 6 TD) and a solid core on defense with Vernon Hargreaves (3 INT) leading the way
Two remain standing, but they won't be standing for long. Neither Oregon or Ohio State's offense like to stand still. Two of the nation's most talented and explosive offenses meet to decide college football's champion for 2014. Joe Lisi of Goforthe2.com joins MarkRogersTV to break down personnel matchups in all three phases and pick a winner when Oregon meets Ohio State for the national championship
Can Ohio State hang with Oregon? Are the Buckeyes too physical for the Ducks? SB Nation's Matt Brown joins MarkRogersTV to discuss the analytics on Oregon's tempo, Ohio State's explosiveness and more. Why is Urban Meyer so effective at program building and game preparation and is Mark Helfrich more than just a system coach?
Blue Bloods vs New Bloods. The tradition rich Ohio State Buckeyes take on the new elite Oregon Ducks in the first ever College Football Playoff Championship. Brett Ciancia of PickSixPreviews.com joins MarkRogersTV to size up the unique aspects of this matchup which include a Heisman winning quarterback in Marcus Mariota and a third string upstart in Cardale Jones. Does the speed vs power stereotype still apply? Will the Ducks up tempo pace gas the Buckeyes?
As suddenly as his Heisman campaign was launched, Kenny Hill has vanished from the football scene at Texas A&M. Hill has asked for his release from the school. Rumors have him linked to TCU. MarkRogersTV discusses Hill's ascent, decline and prospects of making an impact for Gary Patterson's Horned Frogs
What a game. Ohio State upsets Alabama 42-35 to capture the second national semi-final and a spot opposite Oregon in the National Championship Game on January 12. MarkRogersTV runs down the key moments and the turning points in the Buckeyes' win
The Big Ten-SEC rivalry always highlights New Year's Day bowl competition. Despite the SEC's recent dominance overall, the Big Ten regularly gives college football's acclaimed top conference a strong effort. This time Wisconsin finished the deal in thrilling fashion with a 34-31 overtime win over Auburn. MarkRogersTV reviews another sterling performance from Melvin Gordon (32 Carries, 251 Yards) and complimentary effort from Cory Clement (15 Carries, 105 Yards) and the Badgers ability to overcome their deficiencies to notch a big win for the Big Ten