Jan. 11, 2023
In our first episode of the new year we talk about the losses and gains in the transfer portal, the recent Hokie hoops struggles, and a couple big national college football stories, including the results of the College Football Playoff. We close out this one by looking at which players we think could step up to be the alpha dogs for each position group in the 2023 season.
Dec. 23, 2022
In this episode we are joined by friends and fellow Hokie fans Jonathan Talley and Dr. Lord Jeremy Counts for our annual State of the Program throwdown. We also discuss all the news coming out of Early Signing Day as the Hokies look to put a bow on the first official class of the Brent Pry Era. Please mind the explicit label...this one gets spicy.
Dec. 14, 2022
This week's episode we dive into the start of Portal Szn by saying some farewells to departing Hokies and outline where we need to improve through the portal. We also look at where the 2023 class stands after a busy weekend of official visits, roundup the Hokies MBB, WBB, & wrestling victories last week, and continue our coverage of the CFB Game of Headsets.
Nov. 30, 2022
This week we take a look at Hokies Hoops in earnest as we breakdown the victory against the Gophers in Cassell Coliseum. We also discuss the end of the ACC B1G Challenge, the SEC faceoff that's replacing it, and Women's Hoops jumping into the top 10. We close out this episode by circling back to football as we talk the transfer portal, the coaching carousel, CFP, and we give our picks for Championship Weekend.
Nov. 24, 2022
This week we recap the Hokies coming out on the good end of a 1 point game as they snap their losing streak and douse the Liberty Flames in Lynchburg 23-22. We also discuss the biggest matchups and playoff implications of rivalry weekend and look at what this would mean, hypothetically, if we already had a 12 team playoff.
Nov. 9, 2022
This week we dive into another disappointing one point loss as we recap the latest letdown against Georgia Tech, a defeat that moves the Hokies out of bowl contention. We then turn the page over to preview a surprisingly solid Duke team as the Hokies are set to travel to Durham this Saturday to take on the Blue Devils.
Nov. 2, 2022
This week we recap Thursday Night's excruciating 1 point loss to NC State in Raleigh. We also take a look at the moments in the game that discouraged us and the moments that gave us some hope. We then turn the page to Georgia Tech as the Hokies look to add another one in the win column against a banged up Yellow Jackets squad.
Oct. 26, 2022
This week we put the first half of the season behind us and turn our focus towards the primetime Thursday Night game of the week. The Hokies hit the road to Raleigh North Carolina to face the NC State Wolfpack who are licking their wounds a bit after losing their starting quarterback for the rest of the season.
Oct. 20, 2022
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.
Oct. 12, 2022
This week we look back on the loss to Pitt in a game where we saw legitimate progress overshadowed by game management issues and a handful of big plays surrendered by the run defense. We then turn our attention to the matchup against Miami as this becomes the last time this rivalry game for the Hokies will be played annually.
Oct. 5, 2022
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.
Sept. 28, 2022
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.
Sept. 21, 2022
This week we put a bow on the Wofford victory and assess what we did well and what could have been better in the Hokies FCS tune-up. Then we shift gears to West Virginia and the Black Diamond Rivalry. The Hokies look to reclaim the coveted Black Diamond trophy in what could be the last meeting of the series for a long while.
Sept. 14, 2022
We recap the huge bounce-back victory in the Hokies home opener against Boston College. Then we take a look at the Hokies Week 3 FCS opponent Wofford. We discuss what we need to see from the Hokies against the Terriers and who we'd like to see get some meaningful reps this week.
Sept. 7, 2022
This week we recap the Hokies Friday night loss to the ODU Monarchs in a game that the Hokies couldn't get out of their own way. We then move onto Boston College, where we look at what they bring to the table and how the Hokies can right the ship at home after a tough start to the Brent Pry era.
Aug. 31, 2022
We're finally here! Our first game preview of the year. This week the Hokies head down I-64 to Norfolk to take on the Monarchs of Old Dominion. This game not only kicks off the 2022 season but also the beginning of the Pry Era in Blacksburg. We take a look at what the Monarchs bring to the table and what the Hokies will need to do well to secure a victory in Norfolk.
Aug. 10, 2022
We are joined this week by an elite panel of writers, radio personalities, and podcasters (DonV, Dwight Vick, Danny Nokes, Grayson Wimbish, David Cunningham, Jon McLaughlin, and Mike McDaniel) as we preview the Hokies 2022 season in the first annual Hokies Season Preview Panel.
Aug. 5, 2022
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.
July 28, 2022
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.
July 21, 2022
This week we discuss our experiences at the Hokies Tailgate Tour stop at Hardywood West Creek in RVA featuring Brent Pry, Whit Babcock, and Mike Burnop. We also look at the Hokie Hall of Fame inductees, the new additions to the support staff, some baseball updates, and an update on recruiting.
July 7, 2022
It's been a busy week and we're here to break it all down for you. We're leading with a deep dive into the run of recruiting wins in the week leading up to the Fourth. We also talk USC and UCLA heading to the Big 10 and the ramifications both for the ACC and the Hokies. We close out this episode with a look at the new division-less ACC and what the ACC got right and wrong with the Hokies permanent opponents.
June 16, 2022
In this episode we discuss a Hokies baseball team that exceeded expectations but fell short in the super regionals to a hot Oklahoma Sooners team. We also break down interesting tidbits from Pry's recent interviews with Andy Bitter, make the case for Corey Moore's induction into the CFB HOF, and unpack the latest in the Rashaud Pernell situation.
May 12, 2022
This week your boys Curtis & Brian are discussing NIL & the transfer portal and the effects they are having on collegiate sports, particularly college football. We also breakdown a busy week of recruiting for Pry & Co, talk on Reach for Excellence fundraising status, & celebrate the success the Hokies have had so far in Spring sports.
April 21, 2022
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.
April 14, 2022
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.
April 1, 2022
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.
March 17, 2022
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.
March 10, 2022
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.
Feb. 17, 2022
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.