Going Off The Grid: Executives Talk College Bowl Season, Breakout Properties For '18
"Going Off The Grid" is a weekly survey of sports execs and personalities offering their thoughts on a handful of pressing (and trivial) issues in sports and pop culture. This week, panelists update us on their holiday shopping and also dish on the ever-changing college bowl season.
- Stats Chief of Product and Technology Officer Troy Anderson
-- Aside from sports, Jon Oliver is the ONLY show he watches religiously.
- Fox Sports VP/Programming & Live Operations Jodi Valbuena
-- Always renews her subscription to People.
- Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment Senior VP/Partnership Marketing Josh Pruss
-- Gets his "news" from Trevor Noah on "The Daily Show."
- Gateway Motorsports Park Exec VP & GM Chris Blair
-- Downloads "Narcos" and "The Sopranos" for his plane rides.
|Going Off The Grid|
|Holiday shopping: done or not close?||Should CFB cut back on number of bowls?||Pick one to watch: Sugar or Rose Bowl||Breakout sports property in '18||Last thing you Googled|
|Ninety percent done||If we need quarterfinals, we need fewer games||Sugar. No offense to my Bulldog or Sooner friends||Seattle Supersonics!||Stanford football|
|Done||Yes. Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl? For real?||Sugar||Supercross
|Not done. Thankful for Amazon Prime||There are viewers, so play the games||Sugar||
NBA G League
|Nik Stauskas highlights|
|Starting on Dec. 23, I promise!||Yes. Let's make it 8 wins to be bowl eligible||Sugar -- there will be documentaries on the Clemson-Bama rivalry||
My fingers are crossed it's IndyCar
|Towing capacity of heavy-duty diesel trucks -- to tow my son's race car|
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