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The SDSU Football Podcast

The SDSU Football Podcast

By Andre Haghverdian

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The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 34: Special Guest Adam Millar

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The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 51: Special Guest JR Tolver
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 51: Special Guest JR Tolver
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Recap of the win against New Mexico (1:27) - Would Mayden still be playing safety if all 3 QBs were healthy coming out of the Boise State game? (10:31) - Interview with Aztec Hall of Famer and Executive Director of Aztec Link, JR Tolver (16:35) - Key takeaways from JR Tolver interview (1:02:24) - Preview of the game against Air Force (1:09:05)
01:18:18
November 24, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 50: Special Guests Craig Smith and Coach Quise
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 50: Special Guests Craig Smith and Coach Quise
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Recap of the win against San Jose State (1:32) - Interview with SDSU Director of Player Personnel Craig Smith (11:20) - Interview with Marquise Pierson (Coach Quise), older cousin of Jalen Mayden (53:29) - Key takeaways from Craig Smith interview (1:14:19) - Key takeaways from Coach Quise interview (1:21:38) - Preview of the game against New Mexico (1:26:55)
01:35:10
November 17, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 49: UNLV Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 49: UNLV Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - First impressions of SDSU basketball (1:03) - What went wrong in the second half against Fresno State (7:15) - UNLV Preview (17:55)
34:27
November 04, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 48: Fresno State Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 48: Fresno State Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre preview the upcoming Fresno State game with Matt Wadleigh, EVT Editor/Contributor and Staff Writer at SuperWestSports covering the Mountain West. 
35:33
October 28, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 47: Nevada Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 47: Nevada Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Jalen Mayden was named starting QB and Braxton Burmeister to play some snaps at WR (4:15)  - Nevada Preview (11:38) - Scheduling 3 games versus Oklahoma starting in 2027 (23:27)
31:18
October 21, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 46: Special Guest Tyler Campbell
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 46: Special Guest Tyler Campbell
In this episode, Paul and Andre interview Aztec4Life Tyler Campbell and discuss the following:  - The importance of passion in life (5:00) - The challenges he had to overcome including being diagnosed with MS after his junior year at SDSU (8:42) - Reliving the football days at SDSU (17:52) - His transition from football player to ambassador for MS awareness (23:18) - Why he wrote the Amazon Bestselling book, "The Ball Came Out: Life From the Other Side of the Field" (32:24) - Experience of becoming a father after being told by doctors he would not be able to (36:52) - His thoughts on the current SDSU football team (41:15) Website: https://iamtylercampbell.com/
49:48
October 15, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 45: First Half Season Recap
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 45: First Half Season Recap
In this episode, Paul and Andre recap the first half of SDSU's season and look ahead to the second half after the bye week. 
53:39
October 11, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 44 - Toledo Recap and Boise State Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 44 - Toledo Recap and Boise State Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Toledo recap (2:10) - Boise State Preview (14:02) - Andre's 3 Keys to an SDSU victory (39:48)
43:50
September 29, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 43: Utah Recap and Toledo Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 43: Utah Recap and Toledo Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Utah recap (2:07) - Coaching decision to bench Will Haskell after one drive (9:12) - Toledo Preview (44:37) - Andre's 3 Keys to an SDSU victory (1:06:25)
01:15:30
September 23, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 42: Idaho State Recap and Utah Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 42: Idaho State Recap and Utah Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Idaho State recap (1:26) - Interview with Nick Bartlett from Super West Sports about Utah (14:45) - The Utah vs SDSU matchups (36:51) - Andre's 3 Keys to an SDSU victory (47:35) - Would a victory make this the biggest SDSU win? (50:57)
56:20
September 16, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 41: Idaho State Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 41: Idaho State Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre preview SDSU's game against the Idaho State Bengals: - Idaho State breakdown (2:24) - SDSU breakdown (11:32) - Andre's 3 Keys to an SDSU victory (27:20)
32:52
September 09, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 40: Live Arizona Recap
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 40: Live Arizona Recap
Paul and Andre provided a recap of the 38-20 loss to Arizona in Week 1 via a YouTube live stream. Here is the audio of that recap.
54:56
September 06, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 39 - Arizona Preview
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 39 - Arizona Preview
In this episode, Paul and Andre preview the opening game of SDSU's 2022 season against the Arizona Wildcats: - SDSU offense versus Arizona defense (7:40) - Arizona offense versus SDSU defense (21:05) - Special Teams (32:40) - Andre's 3 Keys to an SDSU victory (38:20)
45:00
September 02, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 38: Alex Johnson
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 38: Alex Johnson
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with personal trainer Alex Johnson (1:49) - Key takeaways from the interview (33:26) You can find Alex Johnson Sports and Fitness at the following links: https://alexjohnsonsportandfitness.com/ https://twitter.com/1Alexthetrainer https://www.instagram.com/alexjohnsonsportandfitness/
38:20
August 24, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 37: Live Scrimmage Recap
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 37: Live Scrimmage Recap
Following the Fall Scrimmage on Saturday, August 20th, at Snapdragon Stadium, Paul and Andre provided a recap of the scrimmage via a YouTube live stream. Here is the audio of that recap. 
01:24:32
August 22, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 36 with special guest NY Giants TE Daniel Bellinger
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 36 with special guest NY Giants TE Daniel Bellinger
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with NY Giants rookie TE Daniel Bellinger (2:07) - Key takeaways from the interview (14:15) - Andre's first impressions of Snapdragon Stadium (22:06)
39:43
August 20, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 35: Season Preview - Secondary
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 35: Season Preview - Secondary
This episode culminates the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team. Part 2 of the Defense Season Preview looks at the secondary, examing the cornerback and safety positions in an interview with defensive coordinator Kurt Mattix.
31:10
August 18, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 34: Special Guest Adam Millar
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 34: Special Guest Adam Millar
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Adam Millar, GM of Snapdragon Stadium (1:40) - Takeaways from the interview (31:43) - Recap of SDSU scrimmage at August 13th practice (43:37)
01:27:28
August 14, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 33: Season Preview - DL and LBs
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 33: Season Preview - DL and LBs
This episode continues the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team. Part 1 of the Defense Season Preview looks at the defensive line and linebacker positions in an interview with defensive coordinator and LBs coach Kurt Mattix. 
45:25
August 10, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 32 - Head Coach Brady Hoke
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 32 - Head Coach Brady Hoke
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with SDSU Head Coach (1:12) - Takeaways from the interview (14:15) - Recap of Special Teams Season Preview episodes and articles (23:00)
35:43
August 02, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 31: Season Preview - Special Teams
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 31: Season Preview - Special Teams
This episode continues the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team, examining the special teams units with special teams coordinator Doug Deakin.
40:38
July 30, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 30: Season Preview - TEs and OL
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 30: Season Preview - TEs and OL
This episode continues the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team. Part 3 of the Offense Season Preview looks at the tight end and offensive line positions in an interview with offensive coordinator and QBs coach Jeff Hecklinski.
24:00
July 26, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 29: Season Preview - RBs and WRs
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 29: Season Preview - RBs and WRs
This episode continues the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team. Part 2 of the Offense Season Preview looks at the running back and wide receiver positions in an interview with offensive coordinator and QBs coach Jeff Hecklinski.
28:25
July 18, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 28: Season Preview - Quarterbacks
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 28: Season Preview - Quarterbacks
This episode begins the season preview series for the 2022 SDSU Aztecs football team. Part 1 of the Offense Season Preview looks at the quarterback position in an interview with offensive coordinator and QBs coach Jeff Hecklinski.
20:31
July 13, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 27
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 27
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with SDSU Class of 2023 Commit RB/WR Tyson Berry (1:09) - Interview with SDSU Class of 2023 Commit S Marcus Ratcliffe (23:31) - Key takeaways from the interviews (42:03) - Discussion of potential conference realignment and where SDSU could fit in (46:42)
01:00:59
July 07, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 26
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 26
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with SDSU TEs coach Savai'i Eselu (1:29) - Key takeaways from the interview (55:16)
01:08:15
June 25, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 25 Father's Day Special
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 25 Father's Day Special
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Special Father's Day quote from Patrick McMorris (1:46) - Interview with Andrew Aumavae, father of Aztec QB Liu Aumavae (2:51) - Key takeaways from the interview (51:27)
01:06:13
June 19, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 24
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 24
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with safety Patrick McMorris (1:02) - Interview with running back Jordan Byrd (24:03) - Key takeaways from the interviews (41:51) - New transfer running back Kenan Christon's role in 2022 and beyond (58:28)
01:10:49
June 02, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 23
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 23
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with former SDSU QB Ryan Lindley (0:43) - Interview with CB Noah Tumblin (31:35) - Key takeaways from the interviews (46:32)
01:03:40
May 24, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 22
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 22
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Running Back Chance Bell (0:59) - Interview with Defensive End Jimmy Cunningham (20:33) - Key takeaways from the interviews (33:21)
42:21
May 15, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 21 Mother's Day Special
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 21 Mother's Day Special
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: A snippet of Max Garrison talking about his mother during Episode 11 (4:07) Interview with Lisa Garrison (5:09) Michael Shawcroft talks about his mother and the important role she played in his journey (25:58) Interview with Liz Shawcroft (26:23) Alama Uluave, Chance Bell, Daniel Bellinger, and Jacoby Kelly talk about their mothers and the important roles they played in their journeys (38:24)
42:10
May 08, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 20
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 20
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Center Alama Uluave (1:02) - Interview with Linebacker Michael Shawcroft (18:01) - Key takeaways from the interviews (34:35) - Aztecs in the 2022 NFL Draft plus an early look ahead to the 2023 NFL Draft (44:00)
59:50
May 04, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 19
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 19
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with incoming Class of 2022 WR Jacoby Kelly (0:39) - Interview with TE Daniel Bellinger (17:30) - Key takeaways from the interviews (29:32)
44:30
April 26, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 18
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 18
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - The Post-Spring Depth Chart on Defense and Special Teams (0:57) - Interview with SDSU WR Tyrell Shavers (22:55) - Key takeaways from the interview (38:51)
51:06
April 20, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 17
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 17
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - The Post-Spring Depth Chart on Offense (0:59) - Interview with SDSU WR Coach Hunkie Cooper (23:43) - Key takeaways from the interview (1:04:15)
01:07:55
April 18, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 16
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 16
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Aztec For Life Tariq Thompson (0:43) - Interview with Jon Schaeffer, co-host of Jon & Jim on XTRA 1360 (18:37) - Key takeaways from the Tariq Thompson interview (55:30) - Key takeaways from the Jon Schaeffer interview (1:00:15)
01:07:45
April 05, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 15
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 15
In this episode, Paul and Andre recap the 2022 Spring Game which took place on March 24th. 
56:38
March 29, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 14
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 14
In this episode, Paul and Andre interview Aztec For Life, Jacob Raab.
58:60
March 27, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 13
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 13
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with SDSU special teams coordinator Doug Deakin (0:58) - Key takeaways from the interview (24:57) - March Madness discussion and SDSU's chances against Creighton (33:39)
54:46
March 17, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 12
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 12
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with SDSU offensive coordinator and QBs coach Jeff Hecklinksi (0:58) - Key takeaways from the interview (41:48) Our podcast was selected as the 15th best college football on the web by Feedspot! Check out the rankings here: https://blog.feedspot.com/college_football_podcasts/
57:52
March 09, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 11
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 11
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Max Garrison (1:18) - Interview with Josh Hunter (29:30) - Key takeaways from the interviews (44:43)
53:40
March 05, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 10
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 10
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Defensive Coordinator Kurt Mattix (0:34) - Key takeaways from the interview (29:36)
56:54
February 27, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 9
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 9
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Mike Goff (0:33) - Key takeaways from the interview (38:54)
56:52
February 26, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 8
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 8
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Connor McBride (0:48) - Interview with Elijah Kothe (28:02) - Key takeaways from the interviews (49:32)
01:06:48
February 19, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 7
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 7
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Will SDSU get into the Big 12 or Pac 12? Do they need to get into a Power 5 Conference? (2:20) - Interview with Daniel Bellinger (18:46) - Key takeaways from the interview (38:25)
44:39
February 12, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 6
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 6
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Interview with Adam Hall (0:55) - Interview with Matt Razzano (20:41) - Key takeaways from the two interviews (46:08)
56:32
February 05, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 5
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 5
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - Which redshirt freshmen will have the chance to contribute in 2022? (2:55) - Interview with Hassan Mahasin (12:00) - Interview with Drew Azzopardi (30:42) - Key takeaways from the two interviews (41:06)
45:48
February 01, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 4
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 4
In this episode, Paul and Andre discuss the following: - What will the offensive line look like in 2022? (1:08) - Interview with Jordon Brookshire (08:41) - Key takeaways from the Brookshire interview (26:56) - Who will be the starting QB for the opening game of the 2022 season? (31:21)
51:26
January 27, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 3
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 3
Paul and Andre discuss the following in the episode: - What will the secondary look like in 2022? - Interview with Matt Araiza - Key takeaways from the Araiza interview - Who will take over the kicking duties in 2022? - Is Snapdragon Stadium too big, too small, or just right?
54:03
January 20, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 2
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 2
Paul and Andre discuss whether the SDSU offense is improving under the new offensive coaching staff and interview two departing players, LB Segun Olubi and DE Sefo Mailangi. 
01:01:06
January 16, 2022
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 1
The SDSU Football Podcast Episode 1
The inaugural episode of The SDSU Football Podcast with hosts Andre Haghverdian and Paul Garrison from the East Village Times discusses the key takeaways from the historic 12 win season for the Aztecs plus interviews with three incoming Class of 2022 freshmen who are enrolling early for Spring Camp, Kyle Crum, Liu Aumavae, and Logan Tanner. 
58:03
January 07, 2022