Tue, 27 September 2016
Another week, another thrilling win. Now things really ramp up for the Sun Devils and Speak of the Devils.
First up, we dive into our review of the win over Cal. Why was there another slow start...and how did ASU manage to storm back?
Then it's time to talk with ASU offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey. He discusses the slow starts, strong finishes, and the clutch ability of Manny Wilkins.
It's then time to Buy or Sell on the Sun Devil Stock Report. Are we bullish on ASU's contender status?
We're then joined by a pair of emerging stars for the Sun Devils: Safety Armand Perry and wide receiver Jalen Harvey.
Then it's time to preview the battle against USC. First up, we're joined by Trojan beat writer Joey Kaufman of the OC Register for an insider's view of USC, and we conclude with our in-depth preview looking at the critical match-ups, keys to the game, and fearless predictions.
Tue, 20 September 2016
Survive and advance. That's really all you can ask for these days.
We start off the new Speak of the Devils with a look at Arizona State's...let's call it "uneven" showing against UTSA. It wasn't pretty, but it also wasn't all bad. We examine it all in our thorough review.
Next up, it's star wide receiver N'Keal Harry. Brad caught up with him right after the game, and he breaks down another strong showing, how the Sun Devil offense continues to grow, and that incredible catch.
After an insightful Sun Devil Stock Report, we are joined by Cal insider Trace Travers of GoldenBearReport.com to give us an inside look at what ASU's first Pac-12 opponent will bring on Saturday night.
We conclude with our in-depth breakdown of the game. How can ASU slow down Cal? Will the Sun Devil offense be able to run their way to a win?
Tue, 20 September 2016
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Arizona State's win over No. 1 Nebraska in 1996 is Sun Devil gospel. Over 20 years later, the victory still resonates, and holds a special place in the heart of ASU fans everywhere.
Fans know what happened on the field during the 19-0 victory. However, few know how what happened the night before helped to impact not only the game, not only the season, but the future of the program.
Key members of that legendary 1996 team take you inside that players-only meeting, onto the team bus as it drove through a sea of red, and into the pre-game locker room as they prepared for their date with history.
Tue, 13 September 2016
And...Kalen Ballage just scored another touchdown. Just in time for the new Speak of the Devils.
We begin with a look back at the wild win over Texas Tech. From Ballage's barrage, to Manny's breakout, to defensive questions, we break it all down.
We're then joined by House of Sparky writer Kaelen Jones, who gives us an expert analysis of the Sparky formation and what made it so successful. Then, we're joined by ASU running backs coach John Simon to discuss Ballage's run at history, his dynamic duo, and what to expect on the ground moving forward.
After an insightful Sun Devil Stock Report, we look ahead to Friday's battle against UTSA. Roadrunner insider Mike Craven gives us an overview of what UTSA will bring to the game, and we finish with our game preview and predictions.
Tue, 6 September 2016
It's good to be 1-0, but things get a lot tougher for the Sun Devils this week. Good thing you have Speak of the Devils handy.
We begin with our analysis of Arizona State's 44-13 win over NAU. Some fans are feeling good, others think it's a bad omen. We cut through the smoke to find the truths.
We're then joined by ASU legend, and new sideline reporter, Derek Hagan. He gives his takes on what he saw from ASU's new-look offense and what adjustments must be made going forward.
Then it's time to buy or sell some hot stocks on the Sun Devil Stock Report before we are joined by ASU secondary coach T.J. Rushing. He breaks down how the Sun Devils will try to stop the Red Raider attack and which young DBs are standing out so far.
We wrap up with our preview of Saturday's big game. Chris Level of RedRaiderSports.com gives us an insider's look at what Texas Tech will bring to Tempe, and Brad and Joe give their keys to the game and fearless score predictions.