The Late Kick with Josh Pate

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The Late Kick with Josh Pate delivers College football the way you want it. Behind-the-scenes whispers and intel thanks to a network of team insiders. Game breakdowns and rapid reaction along with the occasional gambling and recruiting twist. No offseason, no low-hanging fruit, no hot take — just the information you need to know on a show built with YOU in mind.

Upsets On The Horizon | Late Kick Live Ep. 306
5d ago
Upsets On The Horizon | Late Kick Live Ep. 306
Late Kick Live Ep. 306 includes Josh Pate taking a look across the College Football week four landscape and trying to spot the possible upsets. Maryland vs Michigan sees the Wolverines draw their first real test of the season while Wisconsin vs Ohio State has lost considerable luster after the Badgers fell at home to Washington State two weeks ago. We also take a look at the upset potential in Clemson vs Wake Forest and Florida vs Tennessee. Could people be sleeping on this Saturday’s slate as there seems to be look-ahead syndrome for weeks 5 and 6? What about Minnesota vs Michigan State in a crucial game for the Spartans? Baylor vs Iowa State is worth watching for the coaching matchup alone. Could we see an upset when USC travels to Oregon State? What about Duke vs Kansas in a matchup of undefeateds? Will Notre Dame get a road win as a small underdog at North Carolina? All that plus several added best bets on the Ramen Noodle Express AND a look at all the greatness Mike Gundy has given us on the mic over the years. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Week 4 Picks & Hot Seats | Late Kick Live Ep, 305
1w ago
Week 4 Picks & Hot Seats | Late Kick Live Ep, 305
Late Kick Live Ep. 305 includes Josh Pate looking ahead to College Football’s week 4 with full previews + predictions for several big games. The Every Given Saturday Tour heads to Knoxville for Florida vs Tennessee. Will the Vols validate being favored by double digits or can Anthony Richardson and Florida surprise people after two poor showings at home? Arkansas vs Texas A&M features a matchup that provided the springboard to a banner season for Sam Pittman and the Hogs last year. How will things go this time around in Dallas? Will Jimbo Fisher finally see his offense break through? Clemson vs Wake Forest gets spotlight treatment as the Tigers face their first difficult true road test of the season. Josh also takes a look at the latest hot seat situation around College Football? How short is the leash for coaches like Bryan Harsin at Auburn or Geoff Collins at Georgia Tech? Have decisions potentially already been made? Where does Neal Brown stand at West Virginia? A new JP Poll debuts tonight with some movement inside the top 5 for the second consecutive week. Who’s rising and who’s dropping? All that plus several added best bets on the Ramen Noodle Express. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Week 3 Picks & JP Poll | Late Kick Live Ep. 302
Sep 14 2022
Week 3 Picks & JP Poll | Late Kick Live Ep. 302
Late Kick Live Ep. 302 includes Josh Pate taking a look at a pivotal College Football week 3 slate. Miami vs Texas A&M will have something for everyone with programs in much different head spaces. Texas A&M is in wounded animal mode coming off a home loss to App State while Miami is in prime position to score a program defining upset in College Station. Penn State vs Auburn marks the return trip for the Nittany Lions after beating the Tigers in the White Out last season. Will Bryan Harsin have his team ready to score a mild home upset? College Football is beginning to resemble the 2021 season in which we saw upsets galore and a very unpredictable CFB Playoff picture. Could we witnessing an encore to the Renaissance Season? Josh also unveils the week 3 edition of the JP Poll with a ton of movement even inside the top 10 AND the Ramen Noodle Express returns with several best bets for College Football’s week 3 slate. All that plus some live chat interaction at the end of the show. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
FULL Week 2 Reaction | Late Kick Live Ep. 301
Sep 12 2022
FULL Week 2 Reaction | Late Kick Live Ep. 301
Late Kick Live Ep. 301 includes Josh Pate taking a look at a wild week two in College Football full of upsets and narrow wins. Alabama managed to pull one out of the fire in Austin as Nick Saban saw his team edge Texas 20-19. What does this say about each team moving forward? Could Texas end up being a real player in the CFP? We saw multiple stunning upsets Saturday, and one happened down the road in College Station where Appalachian State took down Texas A&M and only needed 17 points to do it. What is wrong with the Aggie offense? Nebraska fell again, this time to Georgia Southern. Is this a wrap on the Scott Frost era in Lincoln? Notre Dame was upset at home against Marshall, leaving many to face the harsh reality that Marcus Freeman is now 0-3 as Irish head coach. Josh also takes a look at Tennessee beating Pitt, Arkansas handling South Carolina, and Kentucky taking down Florida in The Swamp. We reveal the Every Given Saturday Tour week 3 destination tonight, and the Ramen Noodle Express returns with an early best bet for College Football’s week 3 slate. All that plus some live chat interaction at the end of the show. Be sure to let us know what you think, SUBSCRIBE to the channel, and CLICK THE BELL for notifications as we bring you multiple live shows per week! Late Kick Store OPEN: to the Late Kick Podcast: ​​ twitter.com/LateKickJosh Instagram: instagram.com/latekickjosh To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Week 2 Upset Potential | Late Kick Live Ep. 300
Sep 9 2022
Week 2 Upset Potential | Late Kick Live Ep. 300
Late Kick Live Ep. 300 includes Josh Pate taking a look at College Football’s week two slate and highlighting several teams and players that have big opportunities. Can Iowa State end a 6 game losing streak against Iowa? What does Will Levis and the Kentucky offense need to do to pull off an upset in Gainesville against Florida? Could this be the weekend JJ McCarthy officially takes the QB1 spot at Michigan for good? How good will Xavier Worthy need to be for Texas to have a shot against Alabama? How will Pitt fare as a home underdog to Tennessee? Josh also takes a look at two more games with individual breakdowns. South Carolina vs Arkansas will get us started early Saturday as Shane Beamer takes the Gamecocks on the road to face a determined Razorback squad. Baylor vs BYU is the nightcap as last season’s Big 12 champs head into Provo to face a dark horse Cougar team. The Ramen Noodle Express returns tonight with several best bets for College Football’s week two slate. All that plus some live chat interaction at the end of the show. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
2022 Prediction Special | Late Kick Live Ep. 293
Aug 22 2022
2022 Prediction Special | Late Kick Live Ep. 293
Late Kick Live Ep. 293 includes Josh Pate’s College Football 2022 prediction special. We’ll get full record predictions, conference championship matchups and winners, and a College Football Playoff final 4 along with this season’s national champion. Will UGA make it back to the big dance? Can Ohio State take back the Big Ten? Does Clemson return to power in the ACC? Could we see another wild card or two punch their first CFP ticket? There is plenty of buzz around the nation after another weekend of important fall camp scrimmages. What’s the latest out of Alabama as the Tide searches for playmakers at WR? What do we make of Steve Sarkisian rolling with Quinn Ewers as QB1 in Austin? Are we seeing a positive infusion of transfer talent at Penn State? How are Miami’s freshmen looking? Could FSU be developing mismatches at WR? What is the latest at the QB position for Florida, Auburn, and Texas A&M? Josh also debuts the Ramen Noodle Express game picks for this season as we get several best bets for week 0 and week 1. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Latest fall camp buzz and LSU's QB battle heats up | Late Kick Live Ep. 291
Aug 17 2022
Latest fall camp buzz and LSU's QB battle heats up | Late Kick Live Ep. 291
Late Kick Live Ep. 291 includes Josh Pate taking a look at some of the latest fall camp buzz from across the nation. How will the LSU QB battle shake out now that Myles Brennan has transferred? Will Jayden Daniels end up taking the job or will this week’s scrimmage see more shuffling at the QB1 position? USC is seeing injuries beginning to mount as is Texas. Josh also discusses Gerry Bohanon being named starter at USF and what it says about Dave Aranda. We also take a deep dive into the Late Kick inbox. Which teams do the AP Poll and JP Poll disagree on the most? How can Notre Dame be bordering on top 5 status in several national polls yet barely in the top 15 in the JP Poll? If Clemson goes 10-2 this season would it be considered a failure for Dabo Swinney and the Tigers? When it comes to College Football recruiting do schools really give out uncommittable offers? What kind of craziness would need to happen for the College Football Playoff picture to be turned on its ear giving us an unexpected final 4? Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Prediction Week Is Here | Late Kick Live Ep. 290
Aug 15 2022
Prediction Week Is Here | Late Kick Live Ep. 290
Late Kick Live Ep. 290 includes Josh Pate taking a look at some of the latest fall camp buzz from across the nation. In the SEC we see UGA looking to develop depth at WR while being dealt another injury blow at the position. Alabama’s biggest question is OL. How did the Tide look on the offensive front Saturday? What are we hearing regarding the Ole Miss and Auburn QB battles? Around the rest of the country, Clemson was dealt some potentially significant injury news Saturday as was Notre Dame the day before. How is the Texas QB battle shaping up after the first scrimmage for the Horns? We also take a look at the growing optimism around FSU. Recruiting has been red hot lately for both LSU and Florida. Hear Josh discuss how quickly Brian Kelly and Billy Napier have adjusted to SEC recruiting. James Franklin and Penn State have added another QB commitment as well. All that plus the debut of the JP Poll for the 2022 season, added best bets on the Ramen Noodle Express, and a dive into the Late Kick inbox. Follow Josh on Twitter: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on Instagram: @LateKickJosh Follow Josh on TikTok: @LateKickJosh Have a question for Josh? Email the show! Follow or Subscribe to The Late Kick with Josh Pate on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe to the Late Kick YouTube Channel! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit