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Derek CarrEzra Shaw/Getty ImagesTrent Dilfer tells Colin about Derek Carr's talent, expectations for Johnny Manziel and much more.

ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer weighs in on Derek Carr's talent, Blake Bortles' potential, expectations for Johnny Manziel and the development of QBs in CFB. Dilfer

ESPN CFB analyst Kirk Herbstreit discusses Cody Kessler's performance against Fresno State, how to attack Alabama and key matchups in Week 2 of CFB season. Herbstreit

Four-time Super Bowl champion Bill Romanowski covers the Raiders' decision to start Derek Carr at QB, the Rams' release of Michael Sam and the 49ers' offseason troubles. Romanowski

Colin ranks the top 10 NFL teams in the Herd Hierarchy. Listen

Colin shares his thoughts on the Rams' release of Michael Sam and J.J. Watt's contract extension with the Texans. Listen

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Russell WilsonSteven Bisig/USA TODAY SportsRussell Wilson tells Colin about leaders for the Seahawks, Seattle's outlook for this season and more.

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson comments on the outlook for his team this season, leaders for Seattle, his sliding abilities, studying the game and Percy Harvin's speed. Wilson

Georgia coach Mark Richt weighs in on how the no-huddle offense affects defenses, whether fast-paced offenses change recruiting on defense and Johnny Manziel's style of play. Richt

Pregame.com's RJ Bell discusses the outlook for Ohio State following Braxton Miller's injury, the favorite to win the SEC and the matchup between Michigan State and Oregon. Bell

Colin shares his thoughts on Johnny Manziel's style of play and the NFL's introduction of harsher domestic violence policies. Listen

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Logan Mankins, Tom BradyMark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY SportsJeff Saturday tells Colin about Tom Brady's opinion of the Patriots-Buccaneers trade and much more.

ESPN NFL analyst Jeff Saturday offers his insight on Tom Brady's feelings about the Patriots-Buccaneers trade and whether Josh Gordon's teammates are upset with him. Saturday

The Los Angeles Times' Gary Klein covers the impact of the Josh Shaw situation on USC, the reactions of Shaw's teammates to the incident and Shaw's future with the Trojans. Klein

NFL Films' Greg Cosell weighs in on Mark Sanchez's resurgence, the talent of Sam Bradford and Shaun Hill, concerns with the Cowboys and the Seahawks' defense. Cosell

Colin shares his thoughts on the NFL's decision to uphold Josh Gordon's suspension and Josh Shaw's confession to lying about his sprained ankles. Listen

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Jeff FisherAP Photo/John FroschauerJeff Fisher tells Colin about the Rams' outlook, Michael Sam's chances to make the team and more.

Rams coach Jeff Fisher comments on his team's outlook at the QB position, Michael Sam's chances to make the squad, Wes Welker's future and officiating in the preseason. Fisher

Mavericks owner Mark Cuban covers the benefits of social media, whether he wishes he had more privacy, his new app and advancements on the horizon in sports technology. Cuban

Oregon coach Mark Helfrich dishes on what he has learned from Phil Knight, the pace of the Ducks' offense, Marcus Mariota's abilities and the squad's schedule. Helfrich

ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski weighs in on Robert Griffin III's potential and Aaron Rodgers' play during the fourth quarter. Jaworski Insider

Colin shares his thoughts on Glen Taylor's criticism of Kevin Love following Love's departure for the Cavaliers. Listen

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Matt RyanKevin C. Cox/Getty ImagesMatt Ryan tells Colin about how Atlanta is dealing with the absence of Tony Gonzalez and much more.

Falcons QB Matt Ryan dishes on Atlanta's appearance on "Hard Knocks," how he spends his free time, the no-huddle offense and the absence of Tony Gonzalez. Ryan

Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders comments on his new role, Andrew Wiggins' potential, Kevin Love's departure to the Cavaliers and expectations for Anthony Bennett. Saunders

Sports Illustrated's Peter King offers his insight on the outlook for the Seahawks, Sam Bradford's injury, the Rams' future at QB and expectations for the Eagles. King

Colin shares his thoughts on the 2014 Emmy Awards and the media's framing of athletes and actors. Listen

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Sam BradfordAP Photo/David RichardLouis Riddick tells Colin about Sam Bradford's future in the NFL, Mark Sanchez's abilities and more.

ESPN NFL analyst Louis Riddick discusses Mark Sanchez's abilities, concerns with Johnny Manziel, Sam Bradford's future and Robert Griffin III's potential. Riddick

ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer offers his insight on whether Mark Sanchez will remain with the Eagles and the Rams' outlook in the wake of Sam Bradford's injury. Dilfer

NFL Network's Albert Breer covers Sam Bradford's injury, Michael Sam's chances to make the Rams' roster and the futures of Wes Welker and Mark Sanchez. Breer

Colin Cowherd shares his thoughts on Wes Welker's concussion, the no-huddle offense in college football and Mark Sanchez's development under Chip Kelly. Listen

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Indianapolis Colts Ron Chenoy/USA TODAY SportsCoby Fleener tells Sedano about his relationship with Andrew Luck, T.Y. Hilton's speed and much more.

Colts TE Coby Fleener comments on how he has changed since college, his relationship with Andrew Luck, Reggie Wayne's recovery and T.Y. Hilton's speed. Fleener

ESPN NFL reporter Field Yates covers expectations for Rob Gronkowski, the Patriots' outlook, LeSean McCoy's injury and Alex Smith's contract negotiations with the Chiefs. Yates

ESPN's Scott Van Pelt and ESPN 980's Chris Cooley give their takes on Kevin Durant's marketability, Robert Griffin III's use of Twitter and the transparency of athletes. Van Pelt and Cooley