Welcome to the 5 Rings Podcast! Where it’s always a Canes Thing. We’re apart of the 5 Reasons Podcast network and bring you some of the best content related to the University of Miami.
Here's the Latest Episode from 5 Rings: A Canes Thing:
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein break down Miami's home matchup with Louisville. The Hurricanes can become bowl eligible on senior day, and actually still have a chance to win the ACC Coastal. Plus, Blu breaks down the state of recruiting after Miami's win at FSU. The guys break down the new rumor of Deion Sanders becoming the new head coach at Florida State.
Darrow, Ivins and Lake answer that question, plus talk Jarren, Greg Rousseau, recruiting and Senior Day!
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein preview Saturday's matchup between Miami and Florida State. They break down key matchups, the state of both programs, and RECRUITING.
Josh Darrow, Andrew Ivins and David Lake talk QB1, Manny's decision to play JW against Pitt, FSU preview and a little recruiting.
Coming off a loss to GT, and a record that sits at 3-4, Josh Darrow, Andrew Ivins and David Lake discuss what is a fair assessment of this team after seven games, what is fair to expect this Saturday against Pitt and what is going in recruiting.
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein preview tomorrow's game against Georgia Tech, plus look back at the UVA game.
Josh Darrow, Andrew Ivins and David Lake talk QB1, the win over UVA, Manny's involvement in the D and some recruiting.
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein with the look ahead to UVA, look back at Va. Tech and I am sure some QB talk, defense talk and recruiting talk.
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein breakdown tomorrow's game against Virginia Tech.
Andrew Ivins of 247Sports and Inside the U joins the pod with the latest recruiting info. Ivins drops knowledge on the Canes newest commit Brian Balom, plus where all the UM coaches were last week. And Andrew has the latest on Jalen Rivers and Chantz Williams.
Ok, so the big talking point this week is whether Miami should operate under center or out of the shotgun. We address.
The talent question that always comes up. We discuss that too.
And Ivins has some recruiting intel.
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein look ahead to Saturday's game against Central Michigan.
Josh Darrow, Andrew Ivins and David Lake talk Canes-Bethune. Biggest takeaways, young players who impressed, what to do with Bubba, Mark Pope, recruting and some Jarren Williams talk. Lake drops bombs. LOL!!
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein share their thoughts on the UNC game, Miami at 0-2 and look ahead to the home opener against Bethune-Cookman.
Andrew Ivins and David Lake of 247 Sports join Josh Darrow to talk big picture about the Canes after an 0-2 start. What is the appropriate level of disappointment? What is realistic for the Canes program? What was the good and the bad from the UNC game? How does 0-2 impact recruiting. We cover it all.
Alex and Blu look ahead to the Canes and Tar Heels Saturday in Chapel Hill, NC.
Alex Donno and Larry Blustein talk Canes and Gators, recruiting and some HS football.
David Lake and Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports join the pod to talk Canes-Gators - Jarren, Tate, Bubba, JT4 and more.
Plus, a great Tyler Van Dyke moment.
It's the de-Blu of South Florida media staples Larry Blustein and Alex Donno on the 5 Rings Canes feed!
They preview the season opener between the Miami Hurricanes and the Florida Gators.
Check out future episodes with the former radio duo.
The Voice of the Canes, Joe Zagacki, joins us to talk Canes-Gators and preview the season. Insightful and informed as usual.
Former University of Miami Director of Player Personnel Matt Doherty joins the pod to share the inside scoop in the recruitment of Jarren Williams. Plus, Matt shares his thoughts on why Manny Diaz is the right guy for the Canes!
Andrew Ivins and David Lake join the pod to talk QB1. Monday, Jarren Williams was announced as the starting quarterback. Ivins and Lake are here to break it down.
TE Coach Stephen Field is this week's guest. We talk everything from starting out as a substitute teacher at Miami Central to being a position coach at THE U, and everything in-between. Enjoy!
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports gives the latest on Hurricanes recruiting. A ton of commits recently. A ton of prospects on campus. And the #1 class in 2021.
Andrew Ivins and David Lake of 247 Sports join us as we talk about the Miami Hurricanes after six days of fall camp. We break it all down!!
Canes DC Blake Baker is the guest this week. We talk everything from the role Manny Diaz has played in Blake's coaching career, being at Miami, getting into the coaching profession, and going to college during Hurricane Katrina.
A quick mini-pod featuring new Canes DC Blake Baker. Full episode drops next week. Enjoy!!
We kick off our "Best of" series with co-DC and safeties coach Ephraim Banda. Great story. Great journey. The original. His story was the launching pad for this podcast. Enjoy!
Biggest recruiting weekend of the year - Paradise Camp. Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins us and tells us all the dudes we need to know. Plus, we breakdown the three recent commits - Flagg, Eaford and Rivers.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joined us to discuss the Spring Evaluation period - what players Miami coaches saw, where Miami coaches recruited - and what's upcoming in June with official visits, camps and Paradise.
Former UM defensive lineman, current DL coach at Booker T. Washington high school and current candidate for the Florida House of Representatives, Demetrius Jackson joins us to discuss wide-ranging topics from football to gun control and affordable housing.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins for a "Hurry-Up" edition of the pod. Monday, Miami received a commitment from 2020 Tyler Van Dyke of Connecticut. We all know how important the QB position is - hence, a podcast dedicated to the QB commit. Enjoy!
Andrew Ivins and David Lake of Inside the U and 247 Sports join the pod again to recap the spring game in Orlando, the scrimmage at Traz and discuss the major storylines after five weeks of spring ball. We also talk some recruiting - well, at least Ivins does.
Joined again by Andrew Ivins and David Lake of Inside the U and 247 Sports, we discuss the team through 7 practices of spring football plus Lake and Ivins attended the Adidas National 7-on-7 in Tampa and we get their thoughts on that big-time event.
We have officially decided to officially have Andrew Ivins and David Lake of 247 Sports and Inside the U on the pod as regular contributors. Ivins and Lake joined Josh Darrow to talk the first two days of spring football and of course, we talked recruiting. We even mentioned the portal and we uttered the word "motion" without the internet malfunctioning. Enjoy!!!
Bruce Feldman of The Athletic and Fox Sports joins the pod to talk about Manny Diaz and the Miami Hurricanes. Bruce first met Manny at ESPN, wrote about is journey from media member to college coach and discusses why he thinks Manny is the right guy at the right time for the Miami Hurricanes.
Chad Thomas aka Major Nine joins the podcast to talk everything from Manny Diaz, music, rapping, the Cleveland Browns and his future business empire.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins us to discuss National Signing Day for the Miami Hurricanes and recap a busy Junior Day from the past weekend.
We talk recruiting with our guy Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports. Kris Bogle, top targets, the Portal and #TNM.
In this episode, we wanted to find out what it is like to play for new Miami Hurricanes Head Coach Manny Diaz. So we got one of his players - senior Safety Jaquan Johnson to give us the inside scoop. How he coaches, what he demands, how he holds his players accountable and what the offensive players can expect.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins us again to talk National Signing Day. Not the day most had hoped for, but Ivins explains and looks ahead to the next NSD in February. Plus, we talk about the news that broke Wednesday that QB Jarren Williams is transferring.
Andrew Ivins joins us again as we get closer to the early NSD - we talk Manny Diaz and Temple, we talk abour Keon Zipperer and Lloyd Summerall, we talk John Dunmore and Jadon Haselwood, we talk the latest OL commit and we talk about visitors this weekend for the final official visits before the dead period and Signing Day next week.
Recruiting Insider Andrew Ivins joins us again to discuss the recent decommitments along the UM OL, who the big names are that are still out there, some new names to know and who is making official visits this weekend.
Former National Champ, NFL DB and current CB coach Mike Rumph joins the podcast this week and we talk everything from owning a puppy store on South Beach to defending Andre Johnson in practice to playing with TO.
ESPN's Allison Williams joins the pod and we talk everything sideline reporting - I mean, if you have an interest in broadcasting, or just want a behind the scenes look at an ESPN college football broadcast - from prep, to meetings, to the crew, etc - Allison's shares a ton of great stories. Plus, AW has a Mark Richt take, and we talk favorite Detroit sports figures.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins the pod with the latest on Clemson grad transfer QB Kelly Bryant. We also talk positions of need at QB and OL and who are the top targets on the defensive side of the ball.
Brad Kaaya joins us again to talk some X's and O's from the UM-Duke game, but before that we talk about being a player and living thru a losing streak, the mindset, the struggles, and how to turn it around.
The man who likely made the most important play in the history of Miami Hurricanes football joins us this week - Kenny Calhoun. Calhoun deflected the two-point conversion in the 1984 Orange Bowl to give Miami it's first National Championship. We talk a lot about that game in this week's episode.
In this episode we talk with running back Stephen McGuire, who was recently selected into the UM Sports Hall of Fame. We talk about his journey from NYC to Miami, his big moments at Miami, his two national championships and what he is doing now - serving as a police officer back in New York.
Former Miami Hurricane and current Indianapolis Colt Brad Kaaya made his debut on the podcast to breakdown the Hurricanes win over FSU. Brad goes in-depth from an X's and O's perspective after watching the film to talk key plays in the game on both offense and defense.
Andrew Ivins of 247 Sports joins us to discuss the big game Saturday at Hard Rock from a Future Cane perspective. We talk all the high profile recruits in the building to see Miami's epic comeback win. Subscribe and Rate 5 Stars!
In this second part episode, Josh talks with Ken about his memories playing Florida State, Dorsey to Shockey and the hate between the two teams. He also goes into his coaching career, ending up in the NFL and how he still has a competitive fire to him. Subscribe and Rate 5 Stars!
In this episode of the 5 Rings Podcast, We sit down the with Miami Hurricanes legend and current Assistant Athletic Director Ken Dorsey to discuss some of the things he did while at Miami, his relationship with Butch Davis and his new role. Make sure to Subscribe and Rate 5 Stars!
On this Episode of the 5 Rings podcast, we do a little past and present with former Hurricane lineman and current Director of Player Developement Joel Rodriguez. Make sure to listen to his great stories, thoughts on the 2001 team and getting to work with the current staff.
This week on the 5 Rings Podcast we get to talk with InsideTheU.com Miami Hurricanes reporter Andrew Ivins who answers all our recruiting related questions for the Hurricanes and gives us the low down on who the Canes could land for their 2019 class.
On this episode of the 5 Rings Podcast, we talk with newly annointed Outside linebackers coach Jonathan Patke. We discuss his time in football, when he got out of it for another career and how he ended up back at Miami.
In this edition of the 5 Rings Podcast, Josh Darrow talks with former Hurricanes and NFL wide receiver Lamar Thomas about playing under Jimmy Johnson, growing up in Gainesville, Being a coach in the SEC and playing with Dan Marino. Makes sure to listen and rate 5 Stars.
The former Miami Hurricane, Don Bailey Jr., joins the 5 Rings Podcast to give his breakdown of the Miami Hurricanes matchup with LSU on Sunday and what he's looking for and expecting from the 2018 team. He also dives into Mark Richt and why he's the guy for the University of Miami.
In this Episode of the 5 Rings Podcast, Joe Zagacki comes on to preview the big showdown wit the LSU Tigers and provide his analysis of both the matchup and the 2018 Miami Hurricanes.
On this week's 5 Rings Episode, Josh talks with Hurricane legend Alonzo Highsmith about moving to South Florida, always being considered a linebacker, playing at the University of Miami and the 87 Fiesta Bowl.
This week on the 5 Rings podcast, Josh takes a deep dive into the advanced stats of college football with SB Nation Editor and Stat Analyst Bill Connelly about his S&P Rankings, Havoc Rating and his thoughts on the 2017 and 2018 Miami Hurricanes.
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In the 2nd part of our two part conversation with Miami Hurricanes defensive coordinator Manny Diaz, he talks about his path to getting into coaching. His time at Florida State, NC State and Texas. He talks about moving on from Texas and what he learned and finally his arrival and time at Miami.
Check out the first part of our 2-Part conversation with Miami Hurricanes defensive coordinator Manny Diaz. Diaz dives into recruiting South Florida, his philosophy on recruiting and his memory of Hurricane greats. He also discusses his original career path: Sports Journalism. How he got to work at ESPN and what the experience was like.
In this weeks episode of the 5 Rings Podcast, Josh Darrow talks with Miami Hurricanes safeties coach Ephraim Banda about his life and journey to UM as well as getting acquainted at The U and life as a Hurricane coach.
Welcome to the 5 Rings Podcast with Josh Darrow. We're excited to introduce our latest part of the 5 Reasons Podcast network and hope you enjoy. Get a taste of what our content will look like in our introductory episode.