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January 26th, 2011

Pay Attention To These Super Bowl Suggestions

As soon as Sunday’s games established that the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers would meet in the Super Bowl on Feb. 6, speculation began regarding which team would win. With a break of two weeks, there is twice as much time as normal for alleged analysis.

February 5th, 2010

Game Time…Finally

It’s been a long two-week break between the NFL’s Conference Championships and the Super Bowl, and Bill Littlefield has grown tired of waiting. He shares his thoughts on the buildup to the big game, and recalls a few forgettable interviews from media week.

February 4th, 2010

Tebow et al

As Super Bowl Sunday nears, there has been a lot of discussion of a commercial scheduled to air on that commercial day of days. The ad features Heisman Trophy-winning, University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow and his mother, and it is sponsored by Focus on the Family, an organization that opposes abortion. Objections to the commercial notwithstanding, commentator Bill Littlefield is not convinced that it is likely to constitute anything new.

January 28th, 2010

Super Bowl's A'Comin'

It’s still a week and a half away, but the Super Bowl has already claimed the attention of various fans and lots of writers, broadcasters, and commentators…among them Bill Littlefield.

August 29th, 2009

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Well the year isn’t over, but is it ever too early for a “best of” show? From zombies to plumbers, fight songs to fighting for a purpose, Only A Game has compiled some of the year’s best for this week’s show.

February 2nd, 2008

The Super Bowl, Competitive Cheerleading, and Haiku XIV (2/2/2008)

It’s time to test the Pierce postulate: “The Super Bowl is good!” This week on Only A Game, analysis from Phoenix, a look at all the anti-Super Bowl activities for nonbelievers, and some good 17 syllable fun with Super Bowl Haiku XIV.

January 24th, 2008

The Girlie Man

Sometimes the New York-Boston sports rivalry gets out of hand. But, sometimes, says Bill Littlefield, it serves to add entertainment to what otherwise might be dull match-ups.

February 4th, 2005

The Best World Imaginable

In the best of all worlds, the game of games in this out-of-step, violence-addicted nation would find two soccer teams going at it on the big day, but that’s a dream for another decade, I suppose.

August 14th, 2004

More Than Just A Game

“More Than Just A Game” shows the ways in which our culture’s devotion to sports has reflected and caused changes that have spread well beyond the arena and the stadium.

January 30th, 2004

Super Bowl "Community"

Does watching the Super Bowl make you part of a community? Maybe, but who cares.

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