Charlie Pierce and Bill Littlefield discuss the week’s developments concerning Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s suspension; Kentucky coach John Calipari’s “shopping” methods; and a duct-tape debacle at USC.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discusses NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s New York Times op-ed calling for the legalization of sports betting. Charlie and Bill Littlefield also discuss the possibility of an NHL team landing in Las Vegas and a domestic violence allegation against a NASCAR driver.
This week, Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discusses the latest news from the NFL domestic abuse scandals; Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov’s shrugging off $144 million in losses; Alex Rodriguez coming clean to the DEA; and a hashtag mishap from the Dallas Cowboys.
This week Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discusses the World Series; LeBron’s return to the Cleveland; the explosion of offense in the NFL; and Burt Reynolds’ new favorite hall of fame.
Bill Littlefield and Charlie Pierce discuss the disappointing TV ratings for the World Series (so far), the departure of Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon and the new commissioner of the Feline Football League.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the Royals-Giants World Series matchup, the latest on Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and the sports-based appeal of a $26,000 watch.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the continuing support of commissioner Roger Goodell by NFL owners, the suspension of Georgia tailback Todd Gurley and a Brazilian soccer pitch that features a new way keep the lights on.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane’s lack of postseason success, Derek Jeter’s new website (which features Russell Wilson as senior editor), a concussion controversy at the University of Michigan, and a long list of demands from the IOC.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss Derek Jeter’s walk-off dramatics, Phil Mickelson’s trash talk at the Ryder Cup, and a bewildering bribe between two college presidents.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss a Thursday Night Football smackdown, the top World Series contenders, and a roller-coaster renege involving LeBron James.