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April 27th, 2013

49ers Select New Technology For NFL Draft

The San Francisco 49ers are reinventing their approach to the NFL draft and the process that leads up to it, thanks to a partnership with an international business software company. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports on the shifting technology of scouting.

April 27th, 2013

Marathon Bomber: Revisiting Sports Records

Before Tamerlan Tsarnaev allegedly attacked the Boston Marathon, he was a two-time winner of the New England Golden Gloves Tournament. Should his victories be erased from the record books? Bill Littlefield examines both sides of the issue.

April 27th, 2013

After Drought, Maple Leafs Return To Playoffs

The Toronto Maple Leafs are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2004. The Toronto Star’s Damien Cox joins Bill Littlefield.

April 27th, 2013

England Braces For German (Soccer) Invasion

Much to the chagrin of England soccer fans, it looks like a pair of German clubs will meet at London’s Wembley Stadium for Champions League final. ESPN’s Roger Bennett joins Bill Littlefield to provide an update on happenings across the pond.

April 27th, 2013
By Phil Latzman

Mike Piazza Readies For Ballet Debut

Former All-Star Mike Piazza retired in 2007 after smacking 427 home runs, tops of any catcher in MLB history. But his athletic career isn’t over. Piazza will make an appearance with the Miami City Ballet.

April 27th, 2013

A Record Chill At Coors Field

It was a record-setting day at Coors Field on Tuesday as the Rockies took on the Braves under the chilliest conditions ever recorded in Major League Baseball. But did the weather give Colorado a home-field advantage? The Denver Post’s Patrick Saunders talks with Bill Littlefield.

April 27th, 2013

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

OAG analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill Littlefield to share his thoughts on the NBA playoffs, the end of the NHL regular season, and the NFL draft.

April 27th, 2013
By Dana Hatic

Adjusting To Life Out Of The Water

Early retirement isn’t always as good as it sounds. Just ask former college swimmer Dana Hatic.

April 27th, 2013

“Wild In The Streets” Documents A Historic (And Unusual) Competition

In his documentary “Wild In The Streets,” Peter Baxter explores Shrovetide Football, an unusual two-day competition that takes place in the streets of an English market town. Bill Littlefield speaks with Baxter about his new film.

April 27th, 2013

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