Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 12 2014 6:03 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Gnarlier in Slow Motion EditionSlate’s sports podcast on life in the halfpipe.
Feb. 10 2014 5:28 PMHang Up and Listen: The Sam, Sochi, and Smart EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Michael Sam’s coming out, the Sochi Olympics, and Marcus Smart’s shove.
Feb. 3 2014 5:03 PMThe Secret to the Seahawks’ Super Bowl Success: Underpaying Their Best Players
Jan. 20 2014 5:20 PMHang Up and Listen: The Richard Sherman’s March EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Broncos’ and Seahawks’ victories, Peyton Manning’s great day, and Seattle’s voluble cornerback.
Jan. 6 2014 5:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The “I Know, I Borrowed Your Face” EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Week 1 of the NFL playoffs, Chris Kluwe’s accusations against the Minnesota Vikings, and the end of the BCS.
Dec. 23 2013 5:25 PMIs the NFL’s Tax-Exempt Status a Huge Scandal or a Big Nonissue?
Dec. 9 2013 5:09 PMHang Up and Listen: The “In the Conversation” EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the BCS title matchup, the Jameis Winston case, a snowy NFL weekend, and the United States’ World Cup draw.
Nov. 25 2013 5:37 PMHang Up and Listen: The King of the (Chess) World EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, Alex Rodriguez’s battle with MLB, and world chess champion Magnus Carlsen.
Nov. 12 2013 1:31 AMHang Up and Listen: The Live with Bob Costas EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Dolphins’ bullying scandal and New York’s WFAN sports radio. Plus: an interview with NBC’s Olympics host.
Oct. 28 2013 6:06 PMHang Up and Listen: The Huge YAC Man EditionSlate’s sports podcast on strange World Series conclusions, Calvin Johnson’s brilliance, and the NBA’s statistical revolution.
Oct. 14 2013 5:01 PMHang Up and Listen: The Cardinals’ Sins EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the hateability of the St. Louis baseball team, the miserable Tampa Bay Bucs, and the quest for World Cup qualification.
Sept. 30 2013 5:30 PMHang Up and Listen: The High-Hanging Fruit EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the baseball postseason, the state of the read-option, and the professionalization of sports in Cuba.
Sept. 16 2013 6:39 PMHang Up and Listen: The Johnny Hancock Is Just a Kid EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Alabama’s win over Texas A&M, RG3’s slow start, and Nate Jackson’s NFL memoir Slow Getting Up.
Sept. 2 2013 10:17 AMHang Up and Listen: The Opinions and Funyuns EditionSlate’s sports podcast takes your questions in a special Labor Day call-in show.
Aug. 19 2013 8:07 PMHang Up and Listen: The Rainbow-Colored Fingernails EditionSlate’s sports podcast on athletes and Russia’s anti-gay laws, the Premier League’s NBC debut, and Sean Pamphilon’s The United States of Football.
Feb. 11 2014 5:50 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Women Can Jump EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the debut of women’s ski jumping and Shaun White’s halfpipe disappointment.
Feb. 7 2014 5:26 PMHang Up and Listen Olympics Extra: The Opening Ceremony EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the political messages at the launch of the Sochi Games.
Jan. 27 2014 5:32 PMHang Up and Listen: The Tennis, Tykes, and Tragedy EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Australian Open, the TV series Friday Night Tykes, and the Grantland story “Dr. V’s Magical Putter.”
Jan. 13 2014 5:24 PMWas Tonya Harding a Villain or a Victim?
Dec. 30 2013 10:02 AMCollision Low Crossers Is an Instant Classic on Life in the NFL
Dec. 16 2013 5:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The How Extreme Is Too Extreme EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Mike Shanahan’s benching of Robert Griffin III, Mack Brown’s last days at the University of Texas, and the documentary The Crash Reel.
Dec. 2 2013 5:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The Relearning How to Hit Each Other EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the remarkable Alabama-Auburn game, the NHL’s new TV deal and concussion lawsuit, and fallen hoops prodigy Lenny Cooke.
Nov. 18 2013 5:04 PMHang Up and Listen: The Death to Punting EditionSlate’s sports podcast on an iconoclastic high school football coach, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar’s retirement, and Mike Tyson on Broadway.
Nov. 4 2013 5:52 PMHang Up and Listen: The Bullies, Boors, and Bucks EditionSlate’s sports podcast on NFL bullies and Hulu’s Behind the Mask. Also: Aaron Krickstein discusses his famous match with Jimmy Connors.
Oct. 21 2013 4:56 PMWhat the Grambling Football Boycott Reveals About Black College Sports
Oct. 7 2013 5:36 PMHang Up and Listen: The River in Egypt EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Broncos-Cowboys, the new documentary League of Denial, the MLB playoffs, and the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Sept. 23 2013 5:57 PMHang Up and Listen: The Come Sail Away EditionSlate’s sports podcast on baseball’s playoff races, the America’s Cup, and the first stirrings of college athlete activism.
Sept. 9 2013 7:45 PMHang Up and Listen: The Secrets of Football Night EditionSlate’s sports podcast on producing an NFL telecast, the U.S. Open, and the International Olympic Committee’s big meeting in Argentina.
Aug. 26 2013 5:31 PMHang Up and Listen: The Too Many Panels EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Fox Sports 1’s first week, the ESPN/Frontline split, and whether the “Battle of the Sexes” was on the up and up.
Aug. 12 2013 6:09 PMHang Up and Listen: The Smart in Moderation EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Patriots’ preseason broadcast experiment, the correlation between money and wins in baseball, and if ESPN is getting smarter.

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