Tue, 20 December 2016
It was a rough end to the year, but it's been an explosive start to the recruiting homestretch.
First, we get you caught up on the latest happenings, including a look at ASU's new wide receivers coach.
Then we examine the run of recent #Booms, plus an evaluation of the four mid-year signees.
Next up, we talk to a pair of those signees—safety Ty Thomas and Devilbacker Loren Mondy—as they discuss why they chose to be a Sun Devil and what they will bring to the defense in the years ahead.
We then examine the current state of ASU's 2017 class, including what positions are looking good, and which still need to be addressed.
Then we are joined by Ralph Amsden of Rivals.com to get his expert insight into how the Devils are doing now, and which #Booms may be on the horizon. We wrap up with a look at our Top 5 remaining targets for the Sun Devils.
Tue, 29 November 2016
The humiliating loss to Arizona hurt. A lot. Speak of the Devils is here to help and to answer the tough questions.
To help us dig deep, we welcome in Hod Rabino and Ralph Amsden of DevilsDigest.com/Rivals.com. We start on a positive note, with a look at the six Sun Devils who were selected to the various Pac-12 All-Conference teams.
Then we tackle the big issues surrounding the state of the program. Did ASU quit against Arizona? Should Keith Patterson go? How hot is Todd Graham's seat? How will the 5-7 season impact recruiting? And much more.
We cap off the show with our annual season awards, honoring the best (and worst) of 2016.
Mon, 21 November 2016
Let the #hAte flow! It's Territorial Cup week, and Speak of the Devils gets you ready for the war.
We begin with a look at the news and ASU's loss to No. 6 Washington. We break down what we can we take away, and whether the Sun Devils are a "bad" team.
Then we're joined by longtime Valley broadcaster Vince Marotta of Arizona Sports & 98.7 FM. He gives his takes on the season thus far, the QB situation, and who he thinks will walk away with the coveted Cup.
After a rousing Sun Devil Stock Report,it's then time to preview the battle for state supremacy.
First off, we're joined by Adam Green of Arizona Sports to get a look at the Wildcats and what they will bring to Friday's game. Then we preview the game, the key match ups, and give our predictions.
Tue, 15 November 2016
No rest for the weary. The Sun Devils hit the road after a tough loss, and the new Speak of the Devils gets you ready.
We kick off the new episode with one of the hottest talking points in Sun Devil circles: Todd Graham's future. 3TV's Tim Ring sits in to share some insider information on the relationship between Graham and AD Ray Anderson, and how tenuous Graham's future could be.
Then we take a look back at ASU's loss to Utah, examining how they were dominated in the trenches and how N'Keal Harry dazzled.
Next up we are joined by former Sun Devil quarterback Mike Bercovici to get some expert analysis into the team's quarterback play this season, how it will shape up going forward, and what the future will hold for the program.
After a brisk Sun Devil Stock Report, we talk to one of the most unique voices in college football, Spencer Hall of EDSBS.com and SB Nation.
To get ready for ASU's trip to Seattle, House of Sparky managing editor Kaelen Jones drops by for a film breakdown of what to expect from the Huskies, before we cap the show with our preview and predictions.
Mon, 7 November 2016
Goodbye, Bye Week. Hello, next difficult game. Arizona State is back home and Speak of the Devils is here to preview the action with the help of a super sub.
With Joe Healey out of town enjoying some R&R, the legendary @JediASU steps in studio to guest host.
We kick things off with a lively discussion of the year to date from a fan's perspective. How has the year measured up? What's impressed, who's disappointed, and what should fans be feeling?
After a lively Sun Devil Stock Report, we then turn the page and look ahead to ASU's next battle against No. 13 Utah.
First, we go behind enemy lines with Utah insider Patrick Kinahan of 1280 The Zone to get the lowdown on what the 16th ranked Utes will brings to the Thursday's game. We wrap up with our preview of the game and how the Sun Devils can pull the upset win.
Tue, 1 November 2016
The Arizona State Walking Wounded are resting up on the bye for a tough homestretch, but there are no weeks off for Speak of the Devils.
We kick off with a look back at the wild loss to the Oregon Ducks. What went wrong...and what went oh so bad.
We're then joined by former Sun Devil great Kyle Caldwell to help diagnose the defense's woes and what must be done in order to fix them as soon as possible.
After a lively Sun Devil Stock Report, we are joined by ASU senior wide receiver Tim White. He discusses the quarterback situation, how this team is responding to adversity, and how he's approaching his final home game.
Then we are joined by Paul Monusky, the co-producer and director of the outstanding NFL Network documentary "A Football Life: Pat Tillman".
Finally, Brad and Joe provide their homestretch to do lists for the Sun Devils and answer some listener questions.
Wed, 26 October 2016
A valiant effort comes up short, and now it's time for a Sun Devil duck hunt.
We kick off the new Speak of the Devils with a look back at the disappointing, but not without merit, loss to Washington State.
Then it's time to visit with "The Voice of the Sun Devils", the legendary Tim Healey. He shares his perspective on the rash of injuries, the progression of Manny Wilkins, and how ASU stacks up against Oregon.
Then it's time for a rousing Sun Devil Stock Report, where Joe buys and sells the latest trends surrounding the team.
We're then joined by Oregon insider A.J. Jacobson of DuckSportsAuthority.com. He breaks down why the Ducks have struggled this year, why they remain dangerous, and how hot Mark Helfrich's seat is.
We wrap up with our preview of Saturday's big game, including the keys to victory and our predictions. Stick around for a visit from Uniformity's Cole Streeper, who gives us a hint about the hot new uniforms ASU will wear this week.
Tue, 18 October 2016
After a disappointing mile-high performance, the Sun Devils are back in the desert looking to tame the Cougars.
We begin the new Speak of the Devils with a review of the loss to Colorado.
We're then joined by ASU legend Juan Roque to help diagnose the woes of the offensive line and what must happen to improve in the trenches. Then, ASU starting left tackle Evan Goodman talks about the keys for his unit to reestablish their edge on the line.
Then it's time for the Sun Devil Stock Report. Are we buying the Devils as South contenders? Should Manny have played? But we don't stop there. It's then time for Point/Counterpoint as we weigh in on why, and why not, ASU will get to eight wins.
We then get defensive with linebacker Laiu Moeakiola and cornerback Gump Hayes, who breakdown the challenge this week's battle against Washington State presents.
For this week's Know Your Enemy, we welcome back Michael Preston of CougCenter.com to get his insight on what the red-hot Cougars. We then finish with our preview, keys to the game, and predictions.
Tue, 11 October 2016
What a way to hit the midpoint of the season. The Sun Devils are riding high and so is the new Speak of the Devils. Get comfortable, there's a lot to talk about.
So much has happened over the first six games, So to help us break down ASU's surprising 5-1 start, we are joined in studio by an expert panel: Hod Rabino and Ralph Amsden of DevilsDigest.com.
We begin with a look at ASU's quarterback injury situation and other important news before an examination of the win over UCLA. It's then time for a lively Sun Devil Stock Report where the opinions go all over the map.
Then it's the main event. We break down the 2016 Sun Devil team, position-by-position. What's gone right, what's gone wrong, the big surprises, and what must be fixed moving forward are all discussed.
We're then joined by Colorado Buffalo insider Kyle Henderson of CUSportsNation.com to find out more on the surprising Pac-12 South co-leaders and what they will bring to Saturday's big game. We finish off with our preview, keys to victory, and a game preview that has our panel divided.
Tue, 4 October 2016
It's gut check time for the Sun Devils.
We kick off the new Speak of the Devils with a candid and thorough review of ASU's crushing loss at USC. We look at what went wrong (and what little went right) and how to fix it.
Next up, we hit the recruiting trail with Ralph Amsden of Rivals.com for an expert look at the Sun Devils' local efforts at the midseason mark.
Following the Sun Devil Stock Report, we are joined by a true legend: Eric Allen. The Rose Bowl champion and six-time Pro Bowl cornerback examines ASU's issues in the secondary (among other areas), what they must do to bounce back, and how they fit in a fluid Pac-12 South picture.
Then it's a look forward. First off, House of Sparky editor Kaelen Jones hits the film room and breaks down the resurgent UCLA Bruins' strengths and weaknesses. We cap it off with our in-depth preview and predictions.