Hang Up And Listen
Hang Up And Listen

Hang Up and Listen: The Balls Can Ball Edition

Slate’s sports podcast on DeMarcus Cousins, the Salt Lake Screaming Eagles, and the Ball brothers.

Feb. 13 2017 5:51 PMHang Up and Listen: The Cupcakes Aren’t Soft EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Patriots and the White House, Kevin Durant and Charles Oakley, and a revolutionary high school hoops team.
Jan. 30 2017 7:33 PMHang Up and Listen: The He Still Hate Me EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Roger Federer and Serena Williams, sports and immigration, and This Was the XFL.
Jan. 17 2017 8:06 PMHang Up and Listen: The Real Locker Room Talk EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NFL playoffs, a pro football minor league, and Warriors-Cavs.
Jan. 3 2017 6:19 PMHang Up and Listen: The Triple-Double Entendre EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the college football playoffs, bad NFL quarterbacks, and triple-doubles.
Dec. 20 2016 4:25 PMWhy Are NFL Color Rush Uniforms So Awful?They’re truly an abomination.
Dec. 14 2016 12:55 PMCould Bobby Valentine Become the Next U.S. Ambassador to Japan?And would that really be so bad? Slate’s Hang Up and Listen discusses.
Dec. 6 2016 1:06 PMThe Secrets of an Award-Winning Soccer CoachStefan Fatsis has been coaching girls for 10 years. Here are his tips.
Nov. 29 2016 12:56 PMHigh School Football on TrialIs it ever a judge’s place to rule on a referee’s bad decision?
Nov. 21 2016 7:27 PMHang Up and Listen: The It’s Like a Whole Other Quarterback EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Dak Prescott and Tony Romo, how Randall Cunningham changed the NFL, and the NHL’s youth movement.
Nov. 14 2016 7:03 PMHang Up and Listen: The Popovich for President EditionSlate’s sports podcast on sports and Donald Trump, and the political implications of the U.S.–Mexico soccer rivalry.
Nov. 7 2016 5:58 PMHang Up and Listen: The Stick to Everything EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the intersection of sports and politics, Alabama’s college football dominance, and the Harvard men’s soccer scandal.
Nov. 1 2016 4:25 PMHow to Become an NBA FanDon’t follow basketball? Now’s the time to get started. Here’s how.
Oct. 25 2016 1:26 PMWhat’s the Difference Between Writing About Sports and Talking About It on TV?Slate’s sports podcast talks to sports writer and sports talker Pablo Torre of ESPN.
Oct. 18 2016 4:07 PMDo Happy Cubs Fans Buy More Beer?Slate’s sports podcast talks about vending at Wrigley Field during the playoffs.
Oct. 12 2016 1:35 PMCan a Game Be So Lopsided It’s Boring?What Hang Up and Listen thought of the Michigan football team’s 78–0 win over Rutgers.
Feb. 6 2017 5:46 PMHang Up and Listen: The Super Bowl of Super Bowls EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Patriots’ Super Bowl win, Tom Brady’s image, and the Falcons’ collapse.
Jan. 23 2017 8:33 PMHang Up and Listen: The Lot of Ways to Lose EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Patriots and Falcons, the Philadelphia 76ers, and baseball’s Hall of Fame voting.
Jan. 9 2017 7:53 PMHang Up and Listen: The Gitanic EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Odell Beckham’s boat trip, Chris Berman, and darts.
Dec. 27 2016 9:55 AMHang Up and Listen: The Legends of HUAL EditionSlate’s sports podcast checks back in with its favorite guests of 2016.
Dec. 19 2016 10:03 PMHang Up and Listen: The Most Cleveland Thing Ever EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Minnesota football sexual assault investigation, Ronda Rousey’s return to the UFC, and the winless, pathetic Cleveland Browns.
Dec. 12 2016 6:48 PMHang Up and Listen: The Dark Scorigami EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Russian doping scandal, MLB offseason moves, and one-of-a-kind NFL final scores.
Dec. 5 2016 7:52 PMHang Up and Listen: The Japan’s Babe Ruth EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Shohei Otani, J.R. Smith, and marketing football to kids. 
Nov. 28 2016 8:10 PMHang Up and Listen: The Call on the Field Does Not Stand EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Ohio State–Michigan, U.S. Soccer firing Jürgen Klinsmann, and the World Chess Championship.
Nov. 15 2016 4:10 PMWill the NFL Tone Down Its Jingoism Now That Trump Is President?Yeah, probably not.
Nov. 9 2016 11:01 AMShould We Be Worried About the Future of Sports Television?ESPN is hemorrhaging subscribers, and NFL ratings are declining. What’s going on?
Nov. 3 2016 10:04 AMHang Up and Listen: The Cubs Win?!? EditionA special edition of Slate’s sports podcast on Game 7 of the World Series.
Oct. 31 2016 6:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kevin Hustle Plays Kabaddi EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the World Series, The Murder of Sonny Liston, and the Kabaddi World Cup.
Oct. 24 2016 7:38 PMHang Up and Listen: The Joy Is Retroactively Applied EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the World Series, interpersonal drama in the NBA, and Josh Brown.
Oct. 17 2016 5:14 PMHang Up and Listen: The She’s Big League EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the baseball playoffs, NFL TV ratings, and Fox’s Pitch.
Oct. 11 2016 5:04 PMHang Up and Listen: The Locker Room Talk EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the baseball playoffs and how men talk behind closed doors. Plus, S.L. Price on Playing Through the Whistle.

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