Super Bowl LII and baseball’s free agent market on Hang Up and Listen.

Super Bowl LII Was the NFL in Microcosm

Super Bowl LII Was the NFL in Microcosm

Slate's sports podcast.
Feb. 5 2018 6:19 PM

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Slate’s sports podcast on Super Bowl LII and baseball’s stagnant free-agent market.


Listen to Hang Up and Listen with Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca:


In this week’s episode of Slate’s sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by the Gist’s Mike Pesca to discuss the Philadelphia Eagles’ thrilling 41–33 victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Yahoo’s Jeff Passan also joins the show to discuss tensions between Major League Baseball players and owners over the sport’s moribund free-agent market.

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


Hang Up and Listen’s weekly Errol Manns:

Stefan’s Erroll Mann: The late Oscar Gamble should be known for much more than his remarkable Afro.

Josh’s Errol Mann: The story of the Bengal tiger who attacked a high school football player at a pep rally in 1986.

On this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment, Stefan and Josh talk to Jim Saksa of Philadelphia’s WHYY about the city’s crazy postgame celebrations.

Podcast production and edit by Patrick Fort.

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