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S2 Ep2: Sun Belt East Division Preview

On our second episode, the guys break down the East division of the Sun Belt conference, including the coaching changes at App State and Troy and the importance of culture within a college football program.

Show Notes: 

  • Does Drinkwitz Have What It Takes for App to Repeat? 
  • What Will App State's Defense Be Like Under Ted Roof?
  • Will Troy Keep Rolling Under Chip Lindsey? 
  • Can Coastal Carolina Turn the Corner and Make a Bowl?
  • Tough Question: Who Will Win the East Division? 

S2 Ep1: Sun Belt West Division Preview

Let's kick the tires and light the fires. GATA Talk is back for Season 2! To kick off this season, Matt and Cody talk about the West division of the Sun Belt Conference. 

Show Notes: 

  • Previews of ULL, Ark St., ULM, South Alabama & Texas State 
  • Who Will Win the West?
  • Who Will Be the Surprise Team?
  • Which Team Will Take a Step Back in 2019?
  • Can the West Champion Take the Sun Belt Championship?

GATA Talk Ep. 20 - 2018 Recap & Coaching Changes

We're back, Eagle Nation! We took some time off to let the coaching carousel of the Sun Belt Conference play itself out. Now that the chips have fallen, Matt and Cody recap the memorable 2018 Georgia Southern football season, where it ranks in their time as fans and how the coaching changes in the conference may affect the Eagles. 

Show Notes: 

4:18 - Looking Back at 2018

21:48 - Favorite Moments from the 2018 Season

35:30 - Where Does This Season Rank in Recent GS History? 

43:15 - Sun Belt Coaching Carousel and How It Affects Us

GATA Talk Ep. 19 - Camellia Bowl Recap with Savannah Morning News’ Travis Jaudon

Eagle Nation is still celebrating a dramatic Camellia Bowl win as Georgia Southern completed its first 10-win season since becoming a member of the FBS with a 23-21 victory of Eastern Michigan. Savannah Morning News beat writer Travis Jaudon joins Matt and Cody to talk about the Camellia Bowl win, the legacy left by this senior class and what a 10-win season could mean for the 2019 recruiting class. 

Show Notes: 

2:23 - Shoutout to Eagle Nation Who Made Montgomery a Blast 

4:30 - Talking Camellia Bowl with Travis Jaudon 

19:58 - What the 10 Wins Mean for This Team and the Legacy of the Seniors

35:34 - Early Signing Period and What This Season Could Mean for the 2019 Class

GATA Talk Ep. 18 - Previewing Eastern Michigan with’s Nick Burgess

Nick Burgess, the Georgia Southern beat writer for and joins the guys to talk about the Camellia Bowl matchup with Eastern Michigan. Matt and Cody also discuss the Swag Wagon (Lunsford bus) and the Cole Train (Cole Swindell bus) as well as what a 10th win would mean for the Eagles. 

Show Notes: 

4:00 - Writer Nick Burgess Talks Eastern Michigan with the Guys

39:40 - Matt and Cody make their predictions for the Camellia Bowl