The Westgate SuperBook released its college football Games of the Year this past Sunday. Brian went through all of these and informed listeners on what bets he's bullish on. In the second segment, Russell Smith of Fox Sports Knoxville (follow him on Twitter @Russell___Smith!) joined us to discuss Jeremy Pruitt and Tennessee football. We also touched on a number of other SEC topics, including Missouri hiring Derek Dooley as its new OC. We also hit on UT hoops, as Rick Barnes appears poised to field a preseason Top-10 squad. Finally, Brian and Har-bo put a wrap on GG 42 with a quick re-cap of UFC 226. We hope you enjoy Games Galore 42!
Another dead body related to Florida's Urban Meyer Era popped up yesterday. And guess what? The news broke five years TO THE DAY that Aaron Hernandez was arrested for the murder of Odin Lloyd. Turns out, it was Janoris Jenkins's brother that allegedly is responsible for this homicide. Jenkins's brother has been arrested and charged. Brian goes over this ordeal and talks a little LeBron in the opening segment.
Former Florida Gator and Temple Owl Colin Thompson spent this past weekend on 30A. Brian was able to meet him and secure an interview with the Chicago Bears tight end. Thompson talked about his time in Gainesville, his run at Temple that included a pair of 10-win seasons and how the Bears are going to look this year.
Games Galore 38 gets started with Brian talking about the NBA Finals, the terrible news for the Hokies coming out of Blacksburg today and lots of UFC 225. In the second segment, Brian touches on recently released odds to win the Power 5 conferences in college football. He gives out all of his UFC 225 picks, in addition to touching on Bryan Colangelo, Terrell Owens, Julian Edelman and more. In the third and final segment, Trey Wallace (of the ReadOptional.com) joined us and delivered. Trey and Brian discuss everything SEC and you don't want to miss this 25-minute convo! Make sure to follow Trey on twitter @TreyWallace_SEC.
Brian Edwards is back with a new episode of the Games Galore Podcast and on this episode, he's joined by Jason Floyd of TheMMAReport.com and Radio Influence. Their conversation ranges from future college football betting lines, this weekend's UFC Fight Night card in New York, college basketball news, and the NBA Finals.
At the beginning of the podcast, Brian starts to discuss the over/under win total numbers for the Florida State Seminoles and the South Carolina Gamecock. Brian gets Jason's take on what's going on in Tallahassee with the Seminoles and Brian breaks down the Gamecock schedule. He tells you his thought on how many games South Carolina could win this upcoming season and discusses other future college football lines.
Up next, Brian turns his attention to the UFC and what happened last weekend in Liverpool between Darren Till and Stephen Thompson. Brian find out how Jason scored the fight and they end up previewing Friday's UFC Fight Night card in Utica, New York. Jason tells you how he's interested in the main event and both Brian and Jason tell you who they like to win in the main event.
Following the UFC talk, Brian turns the page over to college basketball. He talks about some of the players that have elected to return to their college team instead of entering the NBA Draft. And speaking of the NBA, Brian ends the podcast by discussing the NBA Finals and you can check out his preview piece on the matchup between the Cavs and Warriors on Vegas Insider.
Jason Floyd of The MMA Report and RadioInfluence.com joins Brian and Har-bo in the first segment to discuss Conor McGregor and the aftermath of his unfathomable behavior last week in Brooklyn. Jason and Brian agree that Khabib Nurmagomedov is justified in being listed as the favorite, and Floyd informs us that November is the likely date for this showdown for the lightweight strap.
March Madness is here and the first full slate of games will go down shortly after noon Eastern on Thursday and last until past midnight. Brian is here to discuss the 2018 NCAA Tournament, revealing who he likes to cut the nets down. Also, Christopher Smith of SECCountry.com joins us to help break down every NCAA and NIT game involving SEC schools. Games Galore 35 is here to get you ready to fill out your bracket!
Games Galore 34 gets off to a running start with Brian hitting on some of today's afternoon action and his 5-0 sweep of last night's college hoops card. He goes in on Mark Fox briefly and a few other issues like Arizona vs. ESPN. Maybe Sean Miller is innocent?! Our featured guest is GambLou, one of the world's premier UFC experts, especially as it relates to gambling. G-Lou shares plenty of UFC 222 opinions and we touch on some future fights and the Jon Jones saga.
Football season is over, so the Games Galore 33 conversation centers around college hoops, the NBA trade deadlines and the latest UFC news. Brian and Harbo talk about how bad Floyd Mayweather would get beaten down in the Octagon by Conor McGregor if a potential rematch with MMA rules materializes. We also hit on rumors of Nate Diaz facing Tyron Woodley and the new matchup between Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega. In terms of hoops, Brian thinks Richard Pitino is in trouble at Minnesota and Mark Fox better manufacture a strong run to finish the regular season in Athens. Other topics included #Nebrasketball, Washington as an underdog tonight at Oregon and much more. Get your Games Galore fix on right now!