Podcast: OK State’s penalty, Michael Sam reaction and Petrino

Oklahoma State was recently docked one practice day per week during the 2014 season as its penalty for substandard Academic Progress Rate scores.

Was this penalty too little, too much or did the NCAA get it just right?

You’ve heard plenty about Michael Sam, the former Missouri Tiger who was selected in the seventh round of the NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams.

But what about the media’s reaction to the Sam story and the changing landscape of how opinions are formed in sports conversations?

Bobby Petrino returns to Louisville this fall, so here’s a simple question: In the next four years, can he get the Cardinals into the College Football Playoff?

Yahoo Sports’ Pat Forde recently joined Bruce Feldman’s podcast to dive into those questions and more around the world of college football. To listen to the conversation, click on the embedded player below.

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LSU’s Les Miles on SEC schedules, his persona and more.

Outtake: Miles explains his famous clapping and grass eating.

FOX Sports’ Clay Travis on Florida State’s issue with Jameis Winston.

Sports Illustrated’s Stewart Mandel on the College Football Playoff.

QB guru David Morris on training AJ McCarron and Jacob Coker.

Texas insider Chip Brown talks all things Longhorns football.