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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 01, 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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February 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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December 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 predictions.

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December 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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August 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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August 06, 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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June 23, 2021

Going Camping with Robert Compton

Your boys Curtis and Brian are joined this week by football coach, camp evaluator, and good friend Coach Robert Compton. Robbie  sat down with us to discuss the role that camps play in college recruiting, how athletes are evaluated at these camps, and what parents and players can expect (and not expect) from the camp experience.

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June 07, 2021

Gauging Depth with Mike McDaniel

This week we invited Sons of Saturday scribe and co-host of the Basketball Conference and Hokie Hangover podcasts Mike McDaniel to our show. We discuss the Hokies positional depth heading into the 2021 season and address some areas where Coach Fuente and his staff need to improve the roster in order to be competitive in the ACC.

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May 24, 2021

Never Tapped Out

This episode we sit down with Hokies Legend and current Assistant Defensive Line Coach of the San Francisco 49ers Darryl Tapp. D Tapp talks about his transition to coaching in the NFL, his time coaching defensive line in Blacksburg, and some of his career highlights as a player for the Hokies.

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April 09, 2021

Game (Day) Theory with ThatChristinaG

Your boys Curtis and Brian return from a month hiatus and we brought along a special guest. Christina Garnett (@ThatChristinaG) joins the podcast to talk Hokie Football branding, PR, and marketing strategies. Christina's blend of career expertise and passion for Hokie football make for a can't miss conversation.

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February 22, 2021

V for Vicktory

Your boys Curtis and Brian interview special guest and Hokie legend Dwight Vick. Dwight discusses the changes in perspective amongst VA recruits since his playing days, what pitch helped Virginia Tech land his commitment, his thoughts on the JC Price hire, what Virginia Tech can do to improve their success in-state, and why a return to a nationally relevant rivalry with UVA would be a good thing for Hokie football.

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