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Steve SarkisianKirby Lee/USA TODAY SportsSteve Sarkisian tells Colin about the abilities of Cody Kessler and Leonard Williams and much more.

USC coach Steve Sarkisian comments on his team's roster, Cody Kessler's fit with the Trojans' offense, Leonard Williams' abilities and the squad's offensive and defensive philosophies. Sarkisian

ESPN NFL analyst Bill Polian discusses the Browns' next steps following the determination of their starting QB, Chip Kelly's style of coaching and Week 3 of preseason. Polian

Two-time Pro Bowl TE Chris Cooley offers his insight on whether Dan Snyder will change his stance on the Redskins' name and the criticism of Robert Griffin III. Cooley

Colin shares his thoughts on why Brian Hoyer won the Browns' starting QB job over Johnny Manziel. Listen

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BallmerKirby Lee/USA TODAY SportsSteve Ballmer tells Colin about Shelly Sterling's continued involvement with the Clippers and more.

Clippers owner Steve Ballmer covers his mindset on joining the NBA, his relationship with Doc Rivers, Shelly Sterling's continued involvement with the team and more. Ballmer

ESPN CFB analyst David Pollack talks about the outlook for Ohio State in the wake of Braxton Miller's injury and the four most talented CFB teams in the country. Pollack

ESPN CFB analyst Kirk Herbstreit weighs in on the state of the Reds, which team will win the SEC, the outlook for the Pac-12 and expectations for Ohio State. Herbstreit Insider

Sports Illustrated's Peter King offers his insight on officiating in the NFL, expectations for Robert Griffin III, Johnny Manziel's behavior and the Giants' offense. King

NBC Sports' Al Michaels gives his take on his new book, the use of the term Redskins, whether he will use Washington's name and calling the Miracle on Ice game. Michaels

Colin shares his thoughts on Johnny Manziel's behavior and the use of the term Redskins. Listen

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Notre DameMatt Cashore/USA TODAY SportsMike Bellotti tells Colin about Notre Dame's academic standards, recruiting methods and much more.

ESPN CFB analyst Mike Bellotti dishes on the allegations of academic fraud at Notre Dame, how the Fighting Irish recruit and more. Bellotti

ESPN NFL analyst Jeff Saturday comments on the importance of the preseason for players and coaches, the Giants' offense and more. Saturday

ESPN NBA analyst Tom Penn talks about the Cavaliers' addition of Shawn Marion, whether Cleveland will be the team to beat in the East and more. Penn

Super Bowl XXXVI champion Drew Bledsoe gives his takes on the Browns' QB situation, the value of the preseason and more. Bledsoe

Colin shares his thoughts on the allegations of academic fraud involving the Notre Dame football team, the Fighting Irish's academic standards and more. Listen

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Robinson CanoMike Stobe/Getty ImagesRobinson Cano tells Sedano about playing with Derek Jeter, being represented by Jay Z and more.

Mariners 2B Robinson Cano dishes on his time with the Yankees, the first item he bought with the money from his new deal, being represented by Jay Z and playing with Derek Jeter. Cano

Giants RB Rashad Jennings comments on his weight loss, why he considers himself a nerd, New York's potential this season and Eli Manning's sense of humor. Jennings

ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski covers the chances Johnny Manziel will start for the Browns in Week 1, the Jets' QB situation and whether the game-manager label is a compliment. Jaworski

Men's Journal's Paul Solotaroff weighs in on the characterization of Richard Sherman, the relationship between Sherman and Patrick Peterson and expectations for Darrelle Revis. Solotaroff

Jorge Sedano shares his thoughts on the election of Rob Manfred as the next MLB commissioner, the future of baseball and the popularity of the sport among young fans. Listen

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Brian Kelly Everett GolsonAP Photo/Joe RaymondButch Davis tells Jorge Sedano about Everett Golson, Gus Malzahn, USC, Ohio State and much more.

ESPN CFB analyst Butch Davis covers his expectations for USC, Gus Malzahn's coaching style, Everett Golson's return for Notre Dame and Ohio State's shortcomings. Davis

NFL Films' Greg Cosell discusses the QB situations for the Jets and Browns, the expectations for Tony Romo and the Cowboys and more. Cosell

Four-time NBA champion Shaquille O'Neal weighs in on the biggest concerns for the Cavaliers, LeBron James' motivations for returning to Cleveland and Shelly Sterling's status with the Clippers. O'Neal

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Blake GriffinNoah Graham/NBAE/Getty ImagesBill Simmons tells Colin about the sale of the Clippers, Doc Rivers' future with L.A. and much more.

Grantland's Bill Simmons covers the Clippers' increased popularity, the sale of the team, Doc Rivers' future and the orchestration of the Timberwolves-Cavaliers deal. Simmons

ESPN NFL analyst Steve Young gives his take on assessing the league's QBs, Andy Dalton's abilities, Ryan Tannehill's potential and Russell Wilson's decision-making. Young

SEC Network's Paul Finebaum offers his insight on the best four teams in the SEC, the outlook for Will Muschamp and the conference's dominance. Finebaum

Colin shares his thoughts on the lack of superstar QBs in the NFL and the potential of young QBs in the league. Listen

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Clayton KershawBenny Sieu/USA TODAY SportsClayton Kershaw tells Colin about playing with Yasiel Puig, arm injuries to pitchers and much more.

Dodgers P Clayton Kershaw gives his takes on his recent dominance, what Yasiel Puig is like, the expectations for Los Angeles and more. Kershaw

ESPN CFB analyst Danny Kanell offers his insight on the state of the Pac-12, expectations for UCLA and USC, Ohio State's defense and concerns for the Buckeyes. Kanell

SI's Peter King discusses the Browns' QB situation, Johnny Manziel's preseason debut, Rex Ryan's personality and teams that could disappoint this season. King

TV legend Larry King covers the incident that resulted in the death of Kevin Ward Jr., Tony Stewart's conduct, the reactions of other drivers and more. King

Colin responds to a fan's message about the incident that resulted in Kevin Ward Jr.'s death and covers the culture of racing. Listen

Colin shares his thoughts on the death of Robin Williams, the undervaluation of comedic actors and relatability. Listen