Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez go around the country to talk with someone covering each of the national seeds in the FCS Playoffs including Sam Herder on NDSU, Greg Madia on James Madison, and new guests for the rest of the national seeds. Each correspondent answers the same five questions. Ryan and Colter discuss at length Montana State and Montana heading into the playoffs.
Sam Herder of Hero Sports on #1 North Dakota State (3:09)
Greg Madia of the Daily News-Record on #2 James Madison (9:13)
Brett Hein of the Standard-Examiner on #3 Weber State (15:49)
Joe Davidson of the Sacramento Bee on #4 Sacramento State (20:59)
Ryan Tootell and Colter Nuanez discuss #5 Montana State (31:39) and #6 Montana (49:17) at length
Andrew Holtan of the Brookings Register on #7 South Dakota State (1:02:30)
Justin Acri of 103.7 The Buzz on #8 Central Arkansas (1:08:45)
Each correspondent answers the same five questions about their team entering the playoffs:
- What was your team’s expectations heading into the season? How have they changed since the beginning of the year?
- What is your team's playoff history prior to this year? How much excitement is there heading into this year’s playoffs?
- What should we be watching for surrounding your team?
- Who is the one guy to watch on your team?
- How do you see your team's season ending?
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Nuanez Now, formerly Tootell & Nuanez is your chance to stay on top of all the latest city, state and regional sports news. 102.9 ESPN Missoula’s flagship show provides exposure and insight to teams and athletes in and around western Montana, from the preps to the pros, accentuating national ESPN content with stories specific for the state of Montana.