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GATA Talk Ep. 15 - It’s Georgia State Hate Week

The Eagles got back on the right track after a blowout win against Coastal Carolina. Now Georgia Southern will go for it's ninth win of the 2018 season as they head to that old baseball stadium in Atlanta to face rival Georgia State. 

Show Notes: 

3:38 - Coastal Carolina Recap: Sticking It to Jamey Chadwell

20:05 - Bring on the Kitty Cats of Georgia State

28:00 - Predictions and Reflecting on the Season

GATA Talk Ep. 14 - Troy Loss and Coastal Carolina Preview

Georgia Southern has dropped consecutive games for the first time in the 2018 season. How do the Eagles respond. Despite an East Division title being and a Sun Belt championship being in reach, the Eagles still have a shot at a 9-3 regular season and possibly the program's first 10-win season since being members of FBS. Can they right the ship and get back on the winning track against Coastal Carolina? 

Show Notes: 

10:30 - Overcoming Adversity: Is the Team Lacking "Juice" on the Road? 

25:25 - Bob DeBesse Is the Answer: Give It Time 

38:30 - What Has Happened to the Defense the Past Two Games?

42:00 - Get the Ball to Our Playmakers! 

57:53 - Coastal Carolina: A Team Not to Be Taken Lightly 

1:15:40 - Matt and Cody's (Reluctant) Predictions 



GATA Talk Ep. 13 - ULM Loss & Troy Preview

Well that one didn't go the way we planned. We break down that mind-boggling loss to ULM and whether we think Georgia Southern can refocus and bounce back at home in a huge matchup against East Division leader Troy.  

Show Notes: 

2:22 - Ugly Loss to ULM: How Does the Team Refocus? 

7:44 - Could This ULM Game Be a Blessing in Disguise?  

14:56 - Blaming Rankings and College Gameday Hype for Loss? That's Ridiculous

26:30 - Troy Preview: Will the Eagles Bounce Back? 

33:04 - The "Real" Reason We Lost to ULM and Troy Predictions 


GATA Talk Ep. 12 - App State Recap and ULM Preview

Georgia Southern took down #25 Appalachian State 34-14 last week in what was the Eagles' biggest win of the season to this point. Now the team heads back on the road to face Louisiana Monroe, which sits tied with Louisiana Lafayette on top of the Sun Belt's West division. Can the Eagles remain focused and hungry and improve to 8-1 on the season? Matt and Cody discuss that and more in the latest edition of GATA Talk. 

Show Notes: 

1:27 - Down Goes App State: Turnovers, Penalties and a Needed Rivalry Win

24:58 - Rankings: Important for the Fans and Recruiting 

31:33 - ULM Preview: Keys to Victory 

38:34 - Predictions and Outlook for Rest of the Season

Bonus Episode: Interview with App State’s Black & Gold Podcast

As Georgia Southern prepares to host #25 Appalachian State Thursday in the biggest Sun Belt matchup of the year so far, we're offering a look behind enemy lines. Matt welcomes in AJ and Big C, hosts of The Black & Gold Podcast, a fan podcast dedicated to all things App State sports. 

Topics Covered: 

- Taylor Lamb graduated and App State might have improved at QB

- Does being ranked help or hurt the Mountaineers as they head to Statesboro?

- Will the Mountaineers be ready for the Power of Paulson? 

- Scott Sloan vs. App's offense: Who has the advantage?

- What do you meme? Which fan base trolls better? 

- Favorite rivalry memories 

- AJ and Big C. weigh in on what it will take for an Eagles win