Wed, 3 February 2016
It's one of the most important days of the college football year: National Signing Day. It's here. Now.
On the new Speak of the Devils, we take an in-depth examination of ASU's 2016 class...and how it very well may not be complete. To get the most detailed analysis possible, we bring in Hod Rabino and Ralph Amsden of DevilsDigest.com & Rivals.com to get their expert takes. We also take a recruit-by-recruit look at what exactly the Sun Devils are getting with these new additions.
Tue, 26 January 2016
It's the #BOOM homestretch, and Speak of the Devils is here to break down all the madness.
We kick off the show with a review of all the coaching staff changes—and near-changes—that have happened on the Sun Devil sideline. We're then joined by Hod Rabino (18:10) of DevilsDigest.com to get expert insight into where ASU's 2016 class currently stands and which high-priority targets could join the group on Signing Day.
Next up, we talk with two of the current members of the class. Four-star Devilbacker Dougladson Subtyl (45:23) discusses his journey to the U.S. and how he fits into the ASU defense, while Michael Sleep-Dalton (50:35) breaks down how he is striving to be the next in a long line of excellent Australian punters.
We then dive into our review of where ASU's class sits right now, who the top ASU targets are, what they could bring, and whether the Sun Devils can seal the deal.
Finally, we are joined by Joe Cajic of Sun Devil Family Charities to tell us about Cornhole Bowl III and the amazing work they do every day.
Mon, 28 December 2015
It's a late holiday gift with a new episode of Speak of the Devils.
We begin with a look at the news and a breakdown of the eight new Sun Devils signees who come in as midyear transfers.
We then chat with ASU running back Demario Richard and linebacker Christian Sam to get their thoughts on the season-to-date, the keys to a bowl win, and what they're doing to get ready for 2016.
Then it's on to our Cactus Bowl preview. Guest correspondent Tim Healey chats with ASU defensive coordinator Keith Patterson about the keys to slowing down the West Virginia attack, and we then talk with WVU insider Greg Madia about what to expect on Saturday. We wrap up with our detailed keys to the game.
Tue, 8 December 2015
It may be the bowl break, but there's no shortage to discuss on the new Speak of the Devils.
We open with a breakdown of the big story: Mike Norvell's departure to Memphis. We talk with insider Hod Rabino of DevilsDigest.com to find out what is going on during the search for a new offensive coordinator and who are the names to watch.
How will Norvell's departure impact the future? Good point. We talk with ASU's talented freshmen quarterbacks Bryce Perkins and Brady White to get their reaction.
Then it's time to go bowling as we take an early look at ASU's Cactus Bowl date with West Virginia, before we check the stars and mostly snubs of the official All-Pac-12 teams.
Next up is a talk with wide receiver D.J. Foster. The senior shares his thoughts on Norvell's departure, what went right and wrong in 2015, and his favorite memories of his career.
We wrap up with our 5th Annual Speak of the Devils Awards Spectacular. See who took home the hardware—both good and bad—as Brad and Joe make their year-end picks.
Wed, 25 November 2015
The Territorial Cup is home!
Sun Devil Nation is riding high after the big win over Arizona, and we kick off the new Speak of the Devils with our look back at the action.
Next up, recruiting insider Ralph Amsden of Rivals sheds some light on how top recruit Byron Murphy's official visit has gone and if he will become the next #BOOM for ASU.
After a spirited Sun Devil Stock Report, we are joined by former ASU star Jaelen Strong. The current Houston Texan discusses his rookie year, his thoughts on UofA, and his favorite memories as a Sun Devil.
We wrap up with our detailed preview of ASU's battle with Cal. How can the Sun Devils cap off the regular season with a win? We'll tell you.
Tue, 17 November 2015
It's here. Let the HATE flow.
After the latest news and bowl projections, we kickoff our Territorial Cup Week episode with a visit from Vince Marotta of Arizona Sports. The longtime broadcaster shares his thoughts on ASU's season and the battle with UofA on Saturday.
We then review the Sun Devils' big win over Washington before being joined by ASU CB Lloyd Carrington. The senior reflects on his nearly completed collegiate career and how "Hate" is the word of the day on Saturday. We then talk with Sun Devil WR Gary Chambers. The Valley native and senior playmaker discusses what the rivalry means to him, what legacy he wants to leave behind, and how the ASU offense will attack the 'Cats.
Next up is the Sun Devil Stock Report. What are we buying and selling around the program?
Finally, we go behind enemy lines for Wildcat talk with Arizona Sports' Adam Green, then launch into our in-depth preview of the latest Duel in the Desert.
Tue, 10 November 2015
Another tough loss, but thankfully, there is another #BOOM Monday and a new Speak of the Devils to keep ASU fans sane.
We kick off this week's episode with a look at the Sun Devils' latest local recruiting win, as they locked down Chase Lucas of Chandler. We break down his commitment and take a look at who else may join him.
After a candid Sun Devil Stock Report, we are joined by Washington insider Corey Sullivan of TheDawgReport.com to get the latest on the Huskies. We cap off the episode with our in-depth preview of Saturday's big game and how ASU can get a Homecoming win.
Wed, 4 November 2015
After getting gut-punched by the Ducks, ASU gets back up with a #Boom.
The new Speak of the Devils opens on a 5-star note, as we talk to new Sun Devil commit N'Keal Harry. Arizona's top-ranked prep recruit explains why he chose ASU, what he'll bring to Tempe, and if any of his friends will join him. We then bring on Ralph Amsden to get his expert analysis on the Harry commitment as well as an inside look at ASU's chances with other top local prospects.
Next up, Brad and Joe each "Buy or Sell" some Sun Devil Stocks on the most pressing issues surrounding the program and take a look back at the triple-overtime loss to Oregon.
We finish up with an in-depth look ahead to ASU's battle with Washington State. Cougar insider Michael Preston gives us a behind enemy lines look before Brad and Joe gives their preview and their picks.
Mon, 26 October 2015
The bye week blues are over. Sun Devil football is back with a marquee showdown against Oregon.
Speak of the Devils gets you ready for the duck hunt. After we get you caught up on the latest news, we talk with Pac-12 Network analyst Yogi Roth to break down the game and attempt to make sense of a crazy Pac-12.
Next up, we buy or sell some Sun Devil stocks before going inside the locker room and getting a read on the team. We talk with defensive tackle Tashon Smallwood on his breakout year and the success of the run defense, and then we are joined by quarterback Manny Wilkins to find out how the offense is working to rebound from a dreadful showing in Utah.
We cap off the fun with an in-depth Oregon preview, breaking down exactly how ASU can toppled the mighty Ducks.
Tue, 20 October 2015
So close, yet so far.
The Sun Devils dropped a heartbreaker in Salt Lake City, falling short of a major upset of No. 4 Utah. The loss puts ASU at yet another crossroads as they enter their bye week. With the time off, Speak of the Devils convenes to answer one question: Where do the Devils go from here?
To seek the truth, we welcome in an esteemed panel of experts: Hod Rabino, Nick Krueger, and Ralph Amsden of DevilsDigest.com. Along with Brad and Joe, they go in-depth into the team's struggles and successes, and what must be done to right the ship.