Wells report, Miami Dolphins: Hang Up and Listen on the Sochi Olympics and the NFL’s investigation of Richie Incognito and the Miami locker room.
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Feb. 18 2014 4:50 PM

Hang Up and Listen: The Mixed Zone, Mixed Bag Edition

Slate’s sports podcast on the Sochi Olympics and the NFL’s report on the Miami Dolphins’ locker room.

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In this week’s episode of Slate’s sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the Sochi Olympics, with topics including NBC’s treatment of Bode Miller, the weather in Sochi, and the Americans’ troublesome speedskating suits. They also talk about the release of Ted Wells’ report on the Miami Dolphins’ locker room and ponder what the next steps should be for the NFL.

Here are links to some of the articles and other items mentioned on the show:

Hang Up and Listen’s weekly twizzles:

Mike’s twizzle: On Max Copeland, the Burlsworth Trophy, and the economics of college football walk-on programs.

Josh’s twizzle: Forget the Jamaicans. Forget the Virgin Islands. The Puerto Ricans had the worst Olympic bobsled team of all time.

Podcast production and edit by Mike Vuolo. Links compiled by Casey Butterly.

You can email us at hangup@slate.com.

Stefan Fatsis is the author of Word Freak and A Few Seconds of Panic and is a panelist on Hang Up and Listen.

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor.

Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.