MotSaG Podcast Rainbow Warrior Review and Huskie Discussion

Chip Minnich and myself (Shannon Sommers) go over the Hawaii game. We talk about the lackluster offense, who was responsible (fatigue or players/coaches). I discuss being at the game and enjoying the great college football atmosphere.

We breakdown Northern Illinois. What they look like and what to expect when they come to The Shoe this Saturday. We discuss the players for the Huskies and who to keep an eye on. We also give our predictions for the four biggest games this weekend, I am currently down by two games to Chip.

Hope you enjoy the show, don’t forget you can subscribe to us on iTunes, sticher, soundcloud and listen to us on Buckeye Sports Radio. Please leave a comment on iTunes and a rating help us spread the word on our show.

MotSaG Podcast: Blacksburg Beatdown Rainbow Warrior Preview

Yes Chip Minnich and I recap what happened at Lane Stadium with our beloved Buckeyes walking away with a big win. We also discuss the upcoming game against the Hawaii Warriors their next opponent.

Besides all this great content Chip and I make some predictions on some of the big games for the seconf week of the 2015 college football season. We even added some bonus content talking about some high school football.

As always hope you enjoy the show. Don’t forget besides listening to us on Buckeye Sports Radio you can subcribe to our show on iTunes, Stitcher, Soundcloud and so much more. Just search Men of the Scarlet and Gray (no longer MotSaG Live). Please leave us some comments on iTunes and ratings really would mean a lot to us if you were able to take the time out and let us know your thoughts on the show.

MotSaG Podcast with the Fighting Gobbler’s Dwight Lester

Chip Minnich and myself had the opportunity to discuss the Virginia Tech and Ohio State rematch in Blacksburg, VA. We discussed a lot about the game from the stadium atmosphere, players and everything else in between.

The three of us also made some predictions on the biggest games for this upcoming weekend. Have to see who we took and how we did, we will keeping score amongst ourselves.

Chip and I also talk about the Tim Beckman terminatrion at Illinois. We also discuss the Noah Brown injury and who needs to step up then we wrap up the show talking about the newly elected captians. We even give a prediction about who we feel will be under center when the game starts Monday night.

It was a great honor discussing the match-up with Dwight Lester. You can enjoy hos work over at or you can hit him up on twitter @HokieHiVP107.

Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast #5 with Kevin McGuire

This week on Men of the Scarlet and Gray Myself along with my awesome co-hosts (Chip Minnich and Jeremiah Sharpe) get the privilege to discuss Big Ten East football and college football in general with Kevin McGuire. We also briefly discuss the Scarlet and Gray Days on the Big Ten Network and wrap up the training camp also discussing OSU QB situation.

For anyone who doesn’t know Kevin McGuire he has been a friend of our show. He is an extremely hard working college football writer and now podcaster. Kevin who can be found on twitter at @KevinonCFB. You can enjoy his work at Athlon Sports, NBC’s College Football Talk, also Lets not forget he also does work for Nittany Lions Den. You can and should listen to his podcasts on and Nittany Lions Den Podcasts which is part of the Nittany Lions Sports Radio also part of the vSporto network.

Speaking of vSporto network you can enjoy our show and many other quality shows on Buckeye Sports Radio. You can download the iOS app or listen on your browser of your Andriod device (App is coming soon). You can follow Buckeye Sports Radio on twitter @buckeyesradio.

We have to make mention that if you are subscribed to Men of the Scarlet and Gray Live Podcast you will have to go back into iTunes or whatever your favorite app is and find Men of the Scarlet and Gray. Our new show will no longer be getting connected with the MotSag Live feed. We apologize for any inconvenience and are hoping you won’t have any issues finding the show now. Currently are awaiting approval on Stitcher which hopefully should be coming very soon. If you can’t find us on your favaorite podcast app let us know so we can make it a priority to get the show on there to enjoy.

You can also now follow The podcast on twitter @MotSaGPodcast and like the Facebook page Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast.

MotSaG Podcast #4 with Andy Coppens

Today Myself (Shannon), Chip and Jeremiah had the privileged to talk about Buckeyes and the Big Ten West division with Andy Coppens of We discussed the Mike Weber injury, Torrance Gibson’s move to wide receiver, who we are picking to be the next Buckeye to lose their Black Stripe. After Jeremiah cheated and he was given a Black Stripe himself we dove into the pool known as the Big Ten West and how we feel it will shake out. Even discussed some possible coaching firings along with a quick discussion on beer. Hope you all enjoy another episode.

You will notice some things different in the show as we are now on Buckeye Sports Radio a vSporto channel. You can dowload Buckeye Sports Radio on iTunes or use your browser on your android device. Android App is coming soon. You can also subscribe to the show on iTunes, Stitcher and some other platforms on your android device (pocketcasts,fm radio). Just search for MotSaG and our show should show up. Feel free to let us know how you think we are doing and thank you for listening.

Here is where you can find Andy Coppens at on Twitter also his site Its a great site I would suggest checking it out. Once again like to thank Andy for taking time out and joining us always great talking college football with him.

The Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast #3

This week Chip, Mark, Jeremiah and myself discuss which position groups we will be watching for Buckeyes as training camp just started. We also discuss the true freshman and redshirt freshman we will be keeping a close eye on.Last week we gave our final four picks of who we felt would get into the college football playoffs, this week our sleeper picks. Also Jeremiah catches us up to date in the Buckeye recruiting world.

The Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast Interview with Mekka Don

I had my first ever interview with Mekka Don. It was a great time talking with Mekka from everything his passion, hard work learning that from his parents. Talked Ohio State football including some John Cooper. We also talked about his songs along with some discussion on hip hop.

Mekka Don will be at St. John’s arena this Friday as a part of the Brown Bash before their Scrimmage in the Shoe. Mekka will be part of the Dawg Pound Drive out in front of the Arena. If you in Columbus or close by even if you aren’t going to the game check out his show. Not only will he be doing his Browns song but also some Buckeye ones and a couple of his songs. I am hoping to see him down there and enjoy the show.

The Men of the scarlet and Gray Podcast #2

The gang is finally back together. Jeremiah Sharpe and Chip Minnich help kick off a new season of college football that is right around the corner. We are joined by Mark Cerimele who is a contributor for this site along with doing some side work for the Phil Steele magazine.

This week we discuss possible Big Ten expansion, Our Final Four college football playoff picks, the Buckeye suspensions. Mark gives us some behind the scenes of what its like to put out the college football bible, Phil Steele magazine.

Hope you guys enjoy the show. Have to shake off some rust but great being back in the saddle again. Can’t wait to discuss more Buckeyes football with some Big Ten and other leagues this year.

The Men of The Scarlet and Gray Podcast #1

MotSaG Podcast

The Men of the Scarlet and Gray Podcast is back. For the first episode Joe Dexter from The Buckeye Battle Cry and I sit down to discuss the recently announced Buckeye football players suspensions. We briefly discuss who needs to step up. Touch also on the “Next Man Up” mantra. We talked about the Big Ten Commissioner coming out and saying there will be no more scheduling of FCS schools starting next season. Big Ten schools needing to schedule one Power Five Conference opponent as well as the conference is moving to play nine conference games.

It was great to try and knock some rust off to get prepared for this upcoming season. I thank Joe so much for his help along with him spending his personal time teaching so much to try making a better product for our audience. We will be taping a show Tuesday night with myself, Jeremiah Sharpe and Chip Minnich as this will officially kick off the MotSag Podcast season. Hope you enjoy and feel free to let me know what you think.

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MotSaG Live Episode #16 – The Big Ten Championship & The College Football Playoffs

On our 16th episode we discuss Ohio State’s win over Michigan, pick some conference championship games and of course preview the Buckeyes’ matchup against Wisconsin in the Big Ten Championship Game. Added bonus! You also get our live reactions to the announcement of the new college football playoff rankings. Our special guest for this podcast is Andy Coppens, managing editor & founder of and publisher for Talking Ten. He was a fantastic guest who was informative and entertaining. He too agrees that Urban Meyer not winning the Big Ten Coach of the Year award is bullshit!