Gay rights supporters pour out Russian vodka in New York in front of the Russian Embassy on July 31 as part of a protest of a Russian law regarding homosexuality. (AP)

Gay rights supporters pour out Russian vodka in New York in front of the Russian Embassy on July 31 as they protest warnings to gay Olympic athletes coming to Sochi for the 2014 Winter Games. (AP)

This week Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill Littlefield to discuss how the Philadelphia Eagles are dealing with receiver Riley Cooper’s racist remark; the quiet passing of MLB’s trade deadline; Russia’s warning to gay athletes coming to Sochi for the Winter Games; a souvenir from the Chicago Blackhawks that would be easy to lose; and a zombie 5K that took a bloody turn.