This week marks Roger Federer's 300th week in his career as the ATP Tour's No. 1 player. Pete Sampras held the previous record of 286 weeks. (AP/Eugene Hoshiko)

This week marks Roger Federer’s 300th week in his career as the ATP Tour’s No. 1 player. Pete Sampras held the previous record of 286 weeks. (AP/Eugene Hoshiko)

The MLB Playoffs are in full swing and Charlie Pierce and Bill chat about the teams still in the race and their top performers.  Charlie also discusses Roger Federer’s record 300th week at a No. 1 and the deaths of two notable sports figures. We’ll also hear why NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell can’t let go of the Saints bounty issue go.  And, will the New York Jets quarterback at the end of this week’s game be the same guy who started at the position?