UNIFORMITY: Sun Devil Football Uniforms & Styles, Installment 1Sep 02, 2015 - 07:15 am - Maroon, Gold, Black, and White.
UNIFORMITY is a new column from DieHard dedicated solely to the uniforms and styles of the Arizona State Sun Devils.
We all saw an overwhelming interest around the topic of “unis” when Sun Devil Athletics was re-branded by Nike in the Spring of 2011. Surprisingly, the buzz hasn’t stopped since.
The Age of Adidas
The fanfare around the ***
ASU Sun Devils vs Texas A&M Aggies: Game Week EntertainmentAug 31, 2015 - 11:36 pm - Houston Entertainment for Game Week
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Sun Devil Athletics Announces Changes for Entry into Sun Devil StadiumAug 31, 2015 - 08:36 pm -
Courtesy: Sun Devil Athletics on 08/31/2015
TEMPE, Ariz. – Due to construction, several access points into Sun Devil Stadium have changed for the 2015 Sun Devil football season. Sun Devil Athletics has provided several tools to help fans navigate the changes and find their seat on gameday.
“We are asking fans to give us a chance to work through the stadium reinvention and transf***
ESPN GAME TALENT ANNOUNCED, TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR ADVOCARE TEXAS KICKOFFAug 31, 2015 - 03:00 pm - HOUSTON – ESPN has announced the crew to cover the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff this Saturday, Sept. 5 at NRG Stadium. Calling the action from the booth will be announcers Brad Nessler and Todd Blackledge with Holly Rowe as the sideline reporter.
Brad Nessler and Todd Blackledge of ESPN
The SEC and Pac 12 schools will kick off at 6 p.m. CDT on ESPN. This is the first matchup for Texas A&M a***
Four Key Role Players in the Clash Between the Sun Devils and AggiesAug 30, 2015 - 04:49 pm -
This is DieHard's first installment of the "Role Players" series. In game #1 between the Sun Devils and Aggies, we'll key in on four players who we believe are pivotal to each team's success or failure.
Every team's "headliners" are valuable game in and game out, but sometimes it's a different player or match-up that will have the biggest consequences on the day.
ASU vs A&M in***
#15 ASU Football: 5 Sun Devil Truths Amongst UncertaintiesAug 23, 2015 - 12:49 pm - Optimism is running at an all-time high within Sun Devil Nation, and the hard work of ASU's recruiting staff is clearly coming to fruition. The #15 Sun Devils now have unprecedented depth across most positions on both sides of the ball.
With a huge non-conference opener looming against Texas A&M, there are still several question marks for this team. For example, Todd Graham is still moving***
15 MINUTES OF FEAR: Sun Devil Football to Drop the Hammer in the First QuarterAug 15, 2015 - 08:41 am - Since Head Coach Todd Graham and his Offensive Coordinator, Mike Norvell, landed in Tempe, the Sun Devils have come out firing in the first quarter. In fact in 29 of 40 games, ASU has scored first. The team’s record in those 29 games? 23-6.
20 Days until Texas A&M
Last season alone, ASU scored first in eight games. Of those games, the Devils emerged victorious seven times.
A Few Words by Baby Beast Mode and Others at Sun Devil Football Media DayAug 09, 2015 - 04:06 pm -
DHD sat down with four players, each of which will play important roles this season: Tashan Smallwood, Demario Richard, Ellis Jefferson and Lloyd Carrington. Here's what they had to say.
Tashan Smallwood, So. - DL
Based on your perception of the program and Arizona State during the recruiting process, how has your actual experience compared?
I visited many schools, and all of them p***
2015 ASU Football: Run With the Devils in Close GamesAug 05, 2015 - 01:10 pm - ASU Football and winning close games were like oil and water not long ago. And then...
You remember the game. It was 2012 in Tucson. Arizona State was down 27-17 entering the 4th quarter.
With 8:39 remaining, Keelan Johnson landed a direct hit on Arizona QB Matt Scott who was leaping over one of his own players. ASU recovered the fumble.
2012 Territorial Cup: RB Marion Grice doi***
Sun Devil Football Style: From 1902 Leather Heads to 2015 Trend SettersJul 22, 2015 - 03:41 pm - The Old, the New.... and now the Newest
Sun Devil Football Style by DieHard-Apparel and Brad Hall
Below is an actual photo of the 1902 Tempe Normal Football team (now the Arizona State University Sun Devils). The students are obviously posed, making sure to show the year on the football so that 113 years later, you and I knew who they were. What isn't staged are their official uniform***
Sun Devil History: Tempe College Normals VS. Phoenix Indian School Braves?Jul 19, 2015 - 11:15 am -
If you're a fan of ASU sports, some facts may come as a surprise to you about our history. In the early 20th century, what is now known as the Arizona State University Sun Devils was actually called the Tempe College Normals, which was an old-fashioned term for teaching *norms*. Some of the Normals teams would square up with a local high school, the Phoenix Indian School Braves.
Sun Devil History: ASU Football in the 1970’s was the Boise State of TodayJul 15, 2015 - 03:17 pm -
There is a strange correlation between Arizona State Football and Boise State Football. When you take a close look, there are striking similarities between the two programs.
I started considering the similarities back in the 2011 Maaco Las Vegas Bowl, when our Devils were handled by a less talented Boise State team. The Broncos were reminiscent of the Sun Devil teams in the 1970's.