Aaron Torres Pod: Mike Tomlin rumors/reaction, James Franklin news + updated CBB title odds
It's Wednesday and we have a "Hump Day" version of the Aaron Torres Pod. Aaron gets you caught up on the coaching carousel as Mike Tomlin is linked to the USC job - then denies it, and we get one big piece of news that makes it clear James Franklin is looking to leave Penn State. Then Aaron rips through the updated national title odds in college hoops and plays "Where Aaron Was Right, Where Aaron Was Wrong." Here's everything you need to know:
Mike Tomlin rumors + a new twist in the James Franklin saga: Aaron opens the show by playing the latest chapter of "As the Coaching Carousel turns." He begins by talking about a wild week for Mike Tomlin (2:00). He explains how the Tomlin rumors started, discusses Tomlin's crazy denial and why Aaron doesn't blame the media for running with the story. Then he transitions to James Franklin. Aaron explains how one piece of news that came out this week seems to be a clear sign that Franklin is looking at options outside of Penn State (14:00).
Updated college hoops title odds and best bets: Next up, Aaron discusses the updated college hoops national title odds via DraftKings Sportsbook. He gives his best bets, and explains who is undervalued, overvalued and the best long shots that can actually win it all - with conversation on UCLA, Kansas, Texas, Memphis, Illinois, Bama, UConn, Auburn and more (23:30).
Finally he plays "Where Aaron Was Right, Where Aaron Was Wrong," discussing Clemson, Tom Crean, Josh Allen, Patrick Mahomes and more (44:00)
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