Cooper Manning has been arduous at work on his Soup with Coop podcast. Now he’s acquired his sights set on this week’s School Bowl reboot from NBC. Manning chatted with the New York Post in regards to the first few months of doing his quirky present on The Quantity Podcast Community and what could be in retailer on NBC Tuesday night time.
“It’s actually simply light-hearted, enjoyable, and hopefully attention-grabbing,” Manning mentioned about his podcast. “I most likely screw that up and make it much less attention-grabbing, and it’s most likely my fault, however I’m making an attempt my greatest… I really like when the company begin making enjoyable of me and giving me a tough time… all my notes you would possibly as properly simply burn them as a result of the episode simply takes its personal life.”
Manning stays true to the podcast title by sharing a bowl of soup on the present with company he chooses himself, though they get to choose the kind of soup. Well-known names to grace this system embody Bob Costas, Ric Aptitude, and Herschel Walker.
“We interview Herschel Walker quickly,” Manning mentioned to the New York Put up. “He eats bean soup on daily basis and is all muscle and stud-like, and he’s a soup eater — that type of blew me away.”
Manning is a outstanding piece on the upcoming School Bowl which airs Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET on NBC. School college students from all around the nation are representing their colleges in a four-round bracketed event to award the Capital One “School Bowl” trophy. Peyton Manning is internet hosting the present whereas his brother fulfills sideline reporting duties.
“That is our alternative to carry again a present that was actually well-known within the ‘60s and early ‘70s,” Manning mentioned. “That was most likely somewhat extra tutorial than what we’re doing. Ours goes to be extra enjoyable, whereas mixing in questions on popular culture, sports activities, historical past, geography, and extra.”
Take a look at the total interview with Manning right here.