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, 14 July 2015
Before you dive into our amazing 1996 Sun Devil team reunion show, featuring 12 legendary Sun Devil players, you need a refresher.
Sit back and let Joe Healey take you on a trip back in time to 1996, when gas was cheaper, everyone was doing the Macarena, and ASU was the Pac-10 champions.
Mon, 8 December 2014
Grab your tux, it's time to walk the red carpet.
The regular season is over, but there is plenty to discuss. We are joined in-studio by Byron Kline and Becca Winn of DevilsDigest.com for all the fun.
It kicks off with a frank discussion of ASU's disappointing loss against Arizona, whether that prevented a "successful year", and if the quarterback switch was correct. We also take an early look at the Sun Bowl match-up against Duke.
Next up, we chat with former Sun Devil and current Arizona Cardinal running back Marion Grice. We get his thoughts on his rookie year, scoring his first NFL touchdown, D.J. Foster's potential, and the future of Sun Devil football.
Then, we hand out the hardware. From the MVPs, to the most improved, to the best and worst moments and plays, we recognize them all.
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Mon, 24 November 2014
hAte Week is here!
After we get you caught up on the news, Brad and Joe review the comeback win over Washington State, and what it all means.
Then we go deep behind enemy lines. First up is an in-depth chat with U of A athletic director Greg Byrne, who gives us a top-level perspective on what ASU's archnemesis is up to now and in the future.
Next up, it's time to preview the Territorial Cup showdown. We bring in Adam Green of ArizonaSports.com to get an insider's view of the Wildcats and what they'll bring to Friday's battle. We wrap up with our in-depth game preview, examining the big match ups, keys to victory, and predictions.
Stay tuned after the Song of the Week for Todd Graham's weekly press conference.
Tue, 18 November 2014
A stunning loss has dealt a blow but ASU is still hot in pursuit of a Pac-12 title.
After getting you caught up on the latest Sun Devil news, including an injury update on Jaelen Strong, we break down what went wrong against Oregon State. Was it a trap game? Is Taylor Kelly a liability? We discuss.
Then we talk to three key Sun Devil players. Marcus Hardison and Jordan Simone give insight into the defense, while Kody Kohl discusses his view of Kelly and breaks down his touchdown against OSU.
We then welcome on "The Voice of the Sun Devils" Tim Healey, to get his unparalleled take on the team and how they'll look to rebound on Saturday.
Next up, we preview Saturday's big battle against Washington State. We go behind enemy lines with CougCenter.com's Michael Preston before breaking down the Cougs and the keys to a Sun Devil win.
Stay tuned after the Song of the Week for the full audio from Todd Graham's weekly press conference.
Tue, 4 November 2014
The Sun Devils. The Fighting Irish. It's here.
We kick off this BIG TIME Speak of the Devils with a look at the top news around the program before our breakdown of ASU's thrilling overtime win over No. 18 Utah.
Next up, we chat with a trio of key players. Running back Demario Richard talks about his first career 100-yard game and going beast mode, and then we bring in the big boys, as defensive linemenMarcus Hardison and Mo Latu discuss the quick improvement of the defense.
After a recruiting update, we welcome back a true Sun Devil legend: Jake Plummer. The Snake give his expert thoughts on ASU's quarterback situation and Notre Dame before offering his exciting prediction.
We close with our in-depth preview of ASU vs. Notre Dame. From the big match-ups to the keys to victory, we cover it all.
Thu, 9 October 2014
#JaelMary. #JaelMary. #JaelMary.
It was an incredible finish for ASU against USC, so we bring an equally incredible show to you this week. We are joined in-studio by Byron Kline and Ross Dunham of DevilsDigest.com, and we begin with a detailed discussion of the big win over the Trojans and the events leading up to the Jael Mary. We then discuss whether Mike Bercovici's play has earned him a chance at the starting job full-time.
With nearly half the season complete, we take a detailed look at the good, bad, and everything in between for the ASU offense before being joined by running back D.J. Foster. Next up is an in-depth discussion about the struggling Sun Devil defense and special teams. What needs to improve? Who needs to step up? We break it down, and then chat with safety Damarious Randall.
To cap off the fun, we get a very important recruiting update from Hod Rabino, including which 5-star prospect will soon be visiting ASU.
Wed, 10 September 2014
Another week, another Sun Devil win, and another fantastic episode of Speak of the Devils.
First up are the latest news and notes from around Sun Devil football, before we break down the win over the Lobos. We break down the good, bad, and more from Saturday's big win.
Next up is a chat with linebacker Salamo Fiso. We talk to the standout sophomore about his play, leading a young defense, and what to expect from his Sun Devils on Saturday.
We then head out onto the recruiting trail for the DevilsDigest.com Recruiting Roundup.
ASU's running backs have been a lethal force so far this year, so we talk to their position coach, Bo Graham, about the keys to their success, what he'd still like to see improve, and how they'll attack Colorado.
We wrap up with a detailed preview of Saturday's Pac-12 opened against Colorado. First up, we talk to Andrew Friedman of AllBuffs.com. He gives us an insider look into the rebuilding Buffaloes. Brad and Joe then lay out their keys to victory, the top match-ups, intangibles and more, we lay it all out and give our fearless game predictions.
Wed, 3 September 2014
For the best Sun Devil podcast preview anywhere, Speak of the Devils is the one who knocks.
After catching you up on the latest news and notes, Brad and Joe break down the good, the bad, and the still to be determined from ASU's 45-14 win over Weber State last Thursday.
Up next is a trip on the recruiting trail to get the latest updates on how the 2015 class is shaping up.
We're then joined by Robert Portnoy, the play-by-play voice of the Lobos to get a thorough insider's look at New Mexico, what they'll bring to Saturday's game, the key players and more.
Then we dive right into our comprehensive ASU vs. New Mexico preview, looking at the keys to victory, the primary challenges ahead, and the players to watch.
Stay tuned after the Song of the Week for the entirety of Coach Todd Graham's weekly press conference.
Sun, 10 August 2014
Fall camp is under way, but Speak of the Devils is already in midseason form.
Brad and Joe come to you live from ASU Media Day with a series of interviews and insight you simply will not find anywhere else.
We kick things off with the Coaches Grahams: Todd and Bo. The pair discuss their unique situation and how they manage to be father & son while also being head coach & assistant coach in major college football.
Next up, we get defensive with star safety Damarious Randall and safeties coach Chris Ball. The pair reflect on the rebuilding secondary and why it may be better than ever.
We then go deep with the dynamic receiving duo of Jaelen Strong and Eric Lauderdale. Can ASU strike juco gold again? We ask the pair about the struggles of coming in through juco, and how to make it big.
Finally, we hit the weights with Jamil Douglas and Christian Westerman. The studs from the trenches discuss their weightroom exploits and how that could translate into success on the field.