Through the Smoke: A Miami Hurricanes football podcast

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5-star Leonard Taylor commits to Miami

5-star Leonard Taylor commits to Miami

  • 0:21:12
  • 13 hours ago

Emergency podcast! Make it two 5-star recruits for Miami this cycle as Leonard Taylor committed to the Hurricanes live on CBS Sports HQ. Andrew Ivins and David Lake get together to share some instant reaction and explain why this is a big get for Manny Diaz and his staff. The two also quickly compare UM's #2Rings1Chain class to the much-famed #Storm18 group.

Episodes of This Show

  • The preseason camp battles we're monitoring

    The preseason camp battles we're monitoring

    • 0:50:18
    • 1 day ago

    The Hurricanes hit the practice field this weekend. Andrew Ivins and David Lake share which units they will be keeping a close eye. The two also discuss the possibility of Greg Rousseau opting out this season as a few college stars have already announce they will instead prepare for the NFL Draft, preview five-star defensive tackle Leonard Taylor's announcement and share the latest on five-star cornerback Jason Marshall's recruitment.

  • Bud Elliott bullish on UM heading into season

    Bud Elliott bullish on UM heading into season

    • 0:41:05
    • 3 days ago

    We get someone else's prospective on the Hurricanes with the start of preseason camp getting closer and closer as Bud Elliott explains why he thinks that the moves that Manny Diaz has made were the ones that Miami needed to make. He also gives his takes on D'Eriq King, the race to win the ACC and UM's recent success on the recruiting trail.

  • National analyst shares thoughts on Miami commits

    National analyst shares thoughts on Miami commits

    • 0:38:42
    • 6 days ago

    Charles Power joins Andrew Ivins to talk recruiting. The two discuss why seniors should play their senior seasons if they are pushed to the spring, break down where five-star UM commit James Williams could end up playing at the next level, comment on what makes five-star Leonard Taylor an elite talent, and explain how the three wide receivers the Hurricanes currently have committed all bring different things to the table, which is a good thing.

  • Instant Reaction: Miami's new schedule

    Instant Reaction: Miami's new schedule

    • 0:23:28
    • 8 days ago

    The ACC announced Wednesday that they are going to a 10-game schedule with one out-of-confernece gamer for each team. Andrew Ivins and David Lake react to the news. The two explain why a meeting with Dabo Swinney's Tigers could be huge for Manny Diaz and try to figure out how many wins the Hurricanes need to get to in 2020 if Diaz is going to get off the hot seat.

  • UM adds two former SEC commits to recruiting class

    UM adds two former SEC commits to recruiting class

    • 0:37:00
    • 10 days ago

    The Hurricanes impressive run on the recruiting trail continued as Miami was able to secure commitments from wide receiver Brashard Smith and edge rusher Thomas Davis. Andrew Ivins and David Lake share what they like about the two prospects while comparing them to current NFL players. The two also break down the numbers situation as spots get tighter and tighter for UM.

  • Chaminade U? Which high schools Miami is recruiting the best

    Chaminade U? Which high schools Miami is recruiting the best

    • 0:38:02
    • 13 days ago

    The trio from InsideTheU gets together to break down UM's first commit in the Class of 2022 – defensive lineman Jamaal Johnson. They also discuss which high schools Manny Diaz and the Hurricanes have found the most success recruiting as of late. So – Chaminade-Madonna Prep, Miami Northwestern and Miami Columbus.

  • 5-star James Williams commits to Miami

    5-star James Williams commits to Miami

    • 0:32:28
    • 16 days ago

    Emergency podcast! James Williams plans to stay home. The nation's No. 1 ranked safety committed to Miami out of no where on Tuesday picking the Hurricanes over Georgia. Andrew Ivins and David Lake get together to break down the type of player Williams is and take a look at what this means for Manny Diaz and his program.

  • 'Canes keep improving blue chip ratio

    'Canes keep improving blue chip ratio

    • 0:40:52
    • 16 days ago

    Miami landed a commitment from its fourth straight four-star prospect over the weekend when Jabari Ishmael picked the Hurricanes over Oregon and FSU. Andrew Ivins and Davis Lake break down what it means and share why things are headed in the right direction for Miami at least when it comes to recruiting. The two also share some thoughts on whether or not UM should pursue UGA corner transfer Divaad Wilson and dive into the mess that is the FHSAA's most recent decision about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Can Greg Rousseau win a major award for Miami?

    Can Greg Rousseau win a major award for Miami?

    • 0:40:46
    • 21 days ago

    Andrew Ivins and David Lake dive into the preseason watch lists for college football's biggest awards and discuss whether or not Greg Rousseau, or any other current Miami player, could end UM's drought and win one in 2020. The two discuss the latest on five-star defensive tackle Leonard Taylor and share some more recruiting scoop as the Hurricanes try to keep the momentum going after landing commitments from Kam Kinchens and Romello Brinson.