PODCAST Episode 3: How to create a culture, the most important ingredient, and creating a culture with limited resources

This week, on Beyond the Whistle, we continue our conversation on culture and its importance with Grapevine HS (TX) head coach Randy Jackson, also the author of Culture Defeats Strategy, which you can order here. This week, coach Jackson and I discuss how he's created...

“Successful seasons are 75% culture and 25% scheme” and more on the importance of culture

Today, in Episode 2 of Beyond the Whistle on The FootballScoop Podcast, I had the opportunity to talk with Grapevine HS (TX) head coach Randy Jackson, who recently released a new book entitled Culture defeats Strategy (which you can order here). As coaches, we love going...

Podcast Episode 2: We talk about creating a culture, and interview Baylor’s Matt Rhule

Here's what we have in store on Episode 2 of The FootballScoop Podcast New Baylor head coach Matt Rhule talks with Zach this week in The Press Box about what drew him to the Baylor job, what he has in store for the Baylor program, and...

Episode 1 of the FootballScoop Podcast: Butch Davis, plus keys to developing a successful HS football program

This week, in Episode 1 of the FootballScoop Podcast. In The Press Box this week, Zach Barnett talks with new FIU head coach Butch Davis about his plans at FIU, his previous stops at Miami and North Carolina, and they also talk about his first...

PODCAST: Episode 0 – The Intro

In the first episode of the FootballScoop weekly podcast, we wanted to take some time to allow everyone to get to know Scott, Zach and I a little better. Last week we gave some insight into what the format of the weekly podcast moving forward...

PODCAST: Talking Lane Kiffin, LSU and Alabama

Though they haven't come out and said it for obvious reasons, LSU is pursuing Lane Kiffin to serve as Ed Orgeron's offensive coordinator. The Tigers believe they have a good shot of securing Kiffin's services. This presents a fascinating scenario between the two rivals as Alabama...

Podcast: Discussing the Charlie Strong situation

This morning Scott and I broke out the podcast equipment to discuss the Charlie Strong's involvement in a high-profile Louisville divorce. It's a discussion with lots of implications: What is the likelihood Strong is pulled into the case in a meaningful way? How should Strong handle...

FootballScoop’s visit with Chad Morris

Tuesday afternoon was Spring practice number 1 of the Chad Morris era at SMU. The weather was beautiful outside and there was an energy inside the building as well. Scott visited with June Jones and his staff less than a year ago; and now had...

Exclusive audio: @OT_Software goes #BeastMode

It doesn't get more real than this my friends. Nine days together in a car with FootballScoop will do this to you people. Mike Thrower, aka @OT_Software, literally drops the mic... yep, have a listen as Mike adds two minutes of color to all that is...