Interview Episodes

Oct. 20, 2022

Bye Week Recharge

This week we roll into the bye with the Hokies currently on a 4 game losing streak after falling to the Hurricanes at home 20-14. We welcome on Hokies defensive lineman Josh Fuga to discuss the early season returns and how his game has progressed under the new regime. We then look at what could have been if certain Hokies with eligibility remaining had decided to give Blacksburg one more spin.

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Oct. 5, 2022

Know the Enemy: Pittsburgh

This week we welcome Virginia Tech Offensive Line Coach Joe Rudolph to discuss how his group is coming together and what is needed to improve the Hokies running game. We then recap the every phase disaster that was the Hokies trip down to Chapel Hill last Saturday that resulted in a blowout loss to the Tar Heels. Lastly we then turn our eyes to Pittsburgh as the Hokies face a well-rounded but less explosive Pitt Panthers team on Saturday.

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Sept. 28, 2022

Know the Enemy: North Carolina

This week we welcome on Hokies Sam linebacker Keonta Jenkins as we dive back into the Black Diamond Rivalry game and assess what went wrong against the Mountaineers on Thursday Night. We then shift gears to preview the Hokies Saturday afternoon matchup against North Carolina in what looks like a repeat of the 2016 hurricane soaked affair between these two ACC Coastal foes.

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Aug. 5, 2022

Opponent Preview

This week we welcome special guest, owner and creator of Pick Six Previews Brett Ciancia to help us preview the Hokies and their key opponents for the 2022 season. We look at the 5 key games that could decide whether this team misses a bowl or has their first 10 win season since 2016. We also take a look at the early returns from the start of Fall Camp and the comments made by Coach Pry to the media on Wednesday.

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July 28, 2022

Crootin' Update

This week we're joined by VTScoop's Matej Sis for a recruiting update and assessment as we head into the beginning of fall camp. We also get his takes on conference realignment, Virginia Tech's showing at ACC Media Days, and recent roster announcements that might impact the Hokies this Fall.

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April 21, 2022

Spring Game Reactions

We're joined this week by Sports Illustrated writer and fellow Hokie podcaster Mike McDaniel. He joins us to talk all things Spring Game Weekend as we look at everything from football alumni events, Remembrance Day, tailgating, and, of course, the game itself. We also discuss the Hokies looking to have their name called in Las Vegas at the NFL Draft.

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April 14, 2022

Road to the Draft

We're joined this week by Hokies defensive tackle and 2022 NFL Draft prospect Jordan Williams. We cover his 757 roots, his time with Clemson, his decision to join the Hokies, the 2021 season, and his process for preparing for the Draft. We also go position by position as we look at the biggest questions for this Hokies team heading into the Spring Game on Saturday.

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April 1, 2022

Spring Interlude

We're joined this week by managing editor of Tech Sideline David Cunningham to talk all things Spring Practice. We're discussing how Pry has structured Spring Practice, the focus of the practices and scrimmages, the key position battles, and how a more open Spring has enlivened the fan base.

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March 17, 2022

Back to Basics

Still riding the high from the Hokies Men's Basketball team's historic run to claim the ACC Championship, we welcome back Hokie football great Dwight Vick. We discuss his vocal leadership amongst football alumni and the fan base, his assessment of the early returns from the new staff, Spring Practice, and his expectations for 2022 team.

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March 10, 2022

Shake the Frost

As the Hokies enjoy Spring Break we are joined by VTScoop football writer and co-host of the Inside the Tunnel Podcast Matej Sis to discuss the new staff's approach to the recruiting trail so far. We also debate the players to watch this Spring from the '22 class and dive into the key prospects in the class of '23.

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Feb. 17, 2022

System Analysis

We're joined by special guest Coach Robbie Compton for an in-depth breakdown of what to expect from Coach Pry and his staff on the offensive and defensive sides of the ball. We are analyzing scheme, philosophies, play calls, and tendencies to attempt to predict what this team will look like once Spring Practice begins next month.

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Dec. 23, 2021

Going Bowling Part 2

This week we turn our focus to the Maryland Terrapins as we preview the Hokies Pinstripe Bowl opponent. We kick things off by welcoming former Penn State offensive lineman, NFL Draft pick, and the co-host of ESPN Radio 1450's The Goon and Iron Head Show, Keith "Goon" Conlin to discuss the Hokies hire of former Penn State Defensive Coordinator Brent Pry. We also talk the continuing transfers and opt outs that are impacting the Hokies roster for the bowl and lock in our remaining bowl season pred…

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Dec. 16, 2021

State of the Program

We're joined this week by Jonathan Talley and Jeremy Counts as we look at the state of the football program at Virginia Tech. We examine the impact of the 2021 season, the hiring of Coach Pry and his staff (so far), how we're looking on the recruiting trail, and expectations heading into 2022.

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Aug. 20, 2021

ACC Opponent Preview

We're joined this week by Brett Ciancia, founder of Pick Six Previews, to help us breakdown the Hokies ACC competition for the 2021 season. Pick Six Previews has been the Most Accurate Power 5 College Football preview and Brett's statistical and historical knowledge of these teams stands out as we go game by game to see what we can expect from the Hokies 2021 opponents.

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Aug. 6, 2021

Opening Camp with Austin Cannon

We're joined by former Virginia Tech Hokies offensive lineman, current assistant coach for the Hanover High School Hawks, and Mechanicsville native Austin Cannon (@Cannon_Ball52). Austin talks about his new gig as a coach, shares some great Hokies Football stories, confirms the greatness of the TOTS rail, and shares his perspective and experience on athletes' mental health.

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