The Cincinnati Bearcats football team rises to #3 in the country after demolishing Temple 52-3 which means there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel touch on the game, the players who stood out and what is to make of the chaos that is brewing across the college football landscape. The trio then discuss the basketball team a month away from the start of the season and breakdown the recent recruiting news in both sports before diving head first into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone put a cap on the Notre Dame win, starting with why the ND media, fans and even Brian Kelly felt compelled to discredit the UC win and why it was a terrible narrative. From there we take a final look at the game, who excelled and how this team moves forward after winning the Indiana State Championship. The talk then turns to Friday night in Nippert Stadium as AAC play starts with Temple. What the Owls do well and if they will be able to challenge a Cincinnati team looking to steamroll through conference play. The over/under on the Simone Family Tailgate, final game thoughts and some talk about UC basketball follows before we do what we do best and talk about food with Walt's Hitching Post in Ft Wright and Bread Bar in Walnut Hills featured. All that and more this week on the Holy Grail BCJ Pod.
3:20pm-Jed Drenning, West Virginia Sideline Reporter3:45pm-Chad Brendel, BearcatJournal.com (CIncinnati)4:00pm-J.J. Joe, Baylor Radio Color Analyst4:30pm-Jovan Overshown, Senior Associate AD, Baylor5:00pm-Jon Machota, TheAthletic.com (Cowboys)5:55pm-Paul Catalina's "Top 5"
Coming off the heels of one of the greatest wins in football program history, there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel break down the ins and outs of the 24-13 victory against Notre Dame, highlight the key moments and break down some individual performances. The group then touches on basketball and recruiting before being hit with some massive breaking news regarding a previous head basketball coach. The trio then wraps up with the ever famous BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone discuss the entire experience from Saturday's historic win at Notre Dame. From the tailgate to the stadium experience to every detail as Cincinnati triumphed by a final score of 24-13. Dave exits and the BCJ community jumps in to talk about the game, their experience and to give a historical perspective as to what it all means by Carey Hoffman and the folks that have been there through the worst of times to see the program reach a new plateau.
Chad Brendel and David Simone open with Yahoo Sports national CFB writer Pete Thamel to discuss his detailed in-depth look at the Cincinnati program. Luke Fickell, Desmond Ridder, constructing a weeks worth of information into a complete deep dive, the fear it might all be for naught when down 14-0 in Bloomington and everything else that went into the process. From there Dave and Chad take a deep dive into the Notre Dame battle of top 10 teams in South Bend. Offense, defense, special teams, coaches, tailgating, total drink consumption and every other possible angle is covered. We close with a little hoops recruiting, the start of basketball practice on Thursday and a thank you to so many that have reached out in a time of need for the Brendel family. It's the first ever 2 hour BCJ Pod and well worth the listen.
With a top 10 matchup at Notre Dame Stadium coming up this Saturday, there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel open up the discussions about Luke Fickell and the Bearcats as they take on the Brian Kelly and the Fighting Irish in a game filled with storylines and implications. The trio then discuss some hot basketball topics before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of this and more on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone are joined by Scott Hines aka @ActionCookbook of social media fame to discuss his time at the University of Cincinnati, his path to relevance on social media, his connection to the Bearcats programs and of course food to open the show. From there the duo discuss the IU experience, final thoughts on the game and the huge win for Wes Miller on the recruiting trail with the commitment of 4 star SG Daniel Skillings. The show closes with a recap of the afternoon podcast with John Cunningham and thoughts on how his administration is hitting it out of the park so far.
Chad Brendel and David Simone speak to Cincinnati Director of Athletics John Cunningham on an array of topics including the move to the Big 12, his first true experience with a full Nippert Stadium, how his staff has handled improving the gameday atmosphere, upgrading facilities, Wes Miller, Luke Fickell, his favorite spots to eat in town and much more on a BCJ Exclusive bonus episode.
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Following a monstrous road win at Indiana for the Bearcats football team there is no better time to welcome Brady Collins back to the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brady joins Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel for an extended time to discuss the game, the pulse of the team and much much more. The trio then empties out the BBP Mailbag while touching on some basketball and football news. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone are joined by football beat writer Matt Weaver of Peegs.com to preview the #8 Cincinnati Bearcats trip to Bloomington on Saturday. Brendel and Simone also give their thoughts on the match-up before talking a little hoops recruiting and as always some foodie chat enters the mix with budding star Kelcie brendel making an appearance. All that and much more on this week's episode.
In hour one, Lance and Rocky talk about what they noticed in the Bengals week one win over the Minnesota Vikings. Specifically, the failed 4th&1 attempt, performances of Burrow, Chase and Mixon and that of the D-Line. In hour two, Lance and Rocky talk to Chad Brendel of Bearcat Journal on this week's Bearcats upcoming game at Indiana. They then talk with Dan Clasgens in this week's Fantasy Football Fix. They then preview this week's college football games and talk about Luke Fickell and the USC job opening. In hour three, Lance and Rocky discuss the Bengals and Jessie Bates's contract negotiations. They then do the annual practice of identifying the Bengals Core 5. Lance and Rocky then talk about the Monday Night Football broadcast version featuring Peyton and Eli Manning, the Bears quarterback handling and then Rocky previews the college football game he will be commentating this weekend.
Two games into the football season and a huge test on the horizon blends perfectly with the news of Cincinnati to the Big12 which means there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young rejoins Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel as they break down the tale of two halves victory over Murray State before discussing their initial thoughts on this Saturday's trip to Bloomington, IN to face the Hoosiers. The trio then touch on football and basketball recruiting before tackling the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and Aaron Smith hop behind the wheel for a surprise edition after a long couple of days in the BCJ world. The two discuss their experience on Saturday from the Fan Fest to the tailgate experience to Aaron's first time in the press box to a dominating win over Miami and why it is time for the rivalry to come to an end. The show comes to an end with some recruiting discussion and Chad adding "one more thing" a few times. That and Aaron adding his best impression of Meatloaf. So there is that.
In hour one, Chad recaps the Bearcats dominant season-opening win over Miami, and why he thinks Miami head coach Chuck Martin does not respect the Battle for the Victory Bell.In hour two, Chad and producer Alex Frank talk about what the Bengals need to do this season to make us believers.In hour three, Chad talks about the Reds recent skid as they head down the stretch in the pennant race.
Chad Brendel and David Simone are joined by Justin Williams of the Athletic to discuss the big conference realignment news of the day with Big 12 expansion taking center stage before turning to a game-by-game breakdown of each contest on the Cincinnati schedule.
In hour one. Lance talks to Bengals Radio Network color analyst Dave Lapham on the latest surrounding the team as the season-opener approaches. He then talks to Hamilton West Side Little League head coach Ken Coomer on their team's run to the Little League World Series championship game. To finish hoff hour one, Lance talks to the new head coach of the Cincinnati Cyclones, Jason Payne. IN hour two, Lance talks to the head coach of the Miami RedHawks, Chuck Martin, as they prepare to face the No. 8 Cincinnati Bearcats on Saturday in their season opener. Lance then talks to the owner of Bearcat Journal, Chad Brendel, ahead of UC"s season-opener Saturday against Miami (OH) and his thoughts on UC joining the Big 12 as an expansion team. He finishes off hour three by talking to Jill Brinck of Cancer Free Kids. In hour three, lance talks to Tim and Arlis Ludwig, a day after Arlis received Nick Castellanos's bat at the Reds game. Lance then talks about the small number of attendees at the Reds games against the Cardinals earlier this week.
It is finally game week for the Cincinnati Bearcats football team and the Bearcat Bounce Podcast is fired up! Join Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel as they break down Luke Fickell and the Bearcats preparations for their week one matchup against Miami (OH), the Cincinnati Basketball Fan Fest and some recruiting tidbits before diving head first into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone chat with UC Deputy AD of External Relations about season ticket sales, fan experience at Nippert Stadium, the importance of digital subscriptions, his 8 months in Cincinnati and much more before the two move on to naming their football camp superlatives and finally talk about the sham that is the B1g/Pac12/ACC alliance and where things stand with conference realignment. It's a jam packed show you won't want to miss.
The man, myth and legend Brady Collins rejoins the crew for another edition of the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brady discusses the close of fall camp at Camp Higher Ground as well as other storylines heading into the start of the season. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel then discuss some other main topics of the football team and a quick mention of the basketball team now that the squad is back on campus before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone welcome the voice of the Bearcats Dan Hoard to talk about the top storylines from Camp Higher Ground. Desmond Ridder, Evan Prater, growing depth at WR, the status of the OLine, and much more. Chad and Dave then move on to discuss the growth of the BCJ family, opposing media searching for hope, alcohol-infused Mtn Dew and a dinner feast at camp Thursday night.
When the Cincinnati Bearcats football team receives their highest preseason ranking in program history, there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel discuss the #8 ranking in the AP Poll, the football scrimmage on Saturday, more fall camp updates and some basketball talk before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone chat with Cincinnati football legend and color analyst for radio broadcasts Jim Kelly Jr. His views from the first week at Camp Higher Ground lead the way with thoughts on the WR group, the development of Desmond Ridder and Evan Prater, how much fun it is to watch Sauce Gardner and Alec Pierce go one-on-one every day and much, much more. Chad and Dave finish it off with a few thoughts, a big announcement on a live BCJ pregame show at Mio's before every home game and the quest for a 2 hour pod. This is an all time episode, so you won't want to miss it.
Camp Higher Ground is back for the 2021 football season which means there is no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel discuss the biggest storylines after a handful of practices and the glorious advantages that Camp Higher Ground brings before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone provide their annual BCJ Camp Preview. Who has next at tackle? Is Evan Prater ready to be QB2? Can Des Ridder take the next step and make the splash throw a more consistent part of the Cincinnati offense? All that and MUCH more.
Before he heads to Camp Higher Ground, Brady Collins brings his talents back to the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. The budding Hollywood star discussed the Let It Fly miniseries, how things are looking heading into Fall Camp and what makes this team different from the others who have gone through the program. Brent Young, Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel then touch on football recruiting and some basketball news before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone chat with Chris Vannini of the Athletic to discuss conference realignment, where college sports are headed and what it could all mean for the University of Cincinnati. We then recap the premiere of the Let It Fly documentary before discussing a little recruiting to close the show.
When a memorable night at Fifth Third Arena invites two co-hosts to take in the intimate action, there is truly no better time for the Bearcat Bounce Podcast. Brent Young sits back and enjoys the first hand accounts from Aaron Smith and Chad Brendel as they break down an open gym littered with past legends and current teammates. The trio then discuss the latest happenings in basketball recruiting and the craziness of conference musical chairs before diving into the BBP Mailbag. All of these and more this week on the BBP presented by BearcatJournal.com.
Chad Brendel and David Simone discuss the newly announced "Hard Knocks" style series revealed today that will document Camp Higher Ground before submitting their first-ever AAC Rankings for the official conference media poll. Talk reluctantly turns to the story of the week as the conference realignment train is back in motion. The show ends with a brief hoops discussion and a preview of Chad's trip to Indy for the final open evaluation period of July.