Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:22:44 -0400With football season well underway, Bill Littlefield remembers a time when he was forced to coach.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 05:08:27 -0400Heather Hardy tells the story of her journey into the boxing ring — and her ongoing fight for gender equality. And what do you when a lifelong dream dies? We'll meet two men who faced that challenge. One ended up in a Broadway show. The other long snapping for the Patriots.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:54:48 -0400Very few athletes retire when they are as productive as they've ever been. Bill Littlefield feels attention should be paid to one of those few.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 05:17:15 -0400After his younger brother died in a crash, one Texas man gave up street racing — and now wants to warn others about its dangers. Also on this week's show: a look at Detroit in the 1930s.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:30:48 -0400"Hooray for the NCAA" is something Bill Littlefield never thought he'd say. But he is now — because the NCAA announced Monday that it's pulling seven championship events from the state of North Carolina.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 05:26:24 -0400This week on Only A Game, the story of how two high school wrestlers and an ESPN producer became a family...and how that family ended up at the Paralympics. Plus, the story of The Great American Horse Race — a 3,500-mile trek that was won by a mule. And Bill Littlefield remembers a trip to Rockingham Park that ended well, even though he didn't win any money. Join us!
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:36:43 -0400College football began last weekend. Sunday will mark the beginning of the season for most NFL teams. Americans are excited, but Bill Littlefield wonders if the sport will spread beyond our borders.
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 09:52:14 -0400Colin Kaepernick is choosing not to stand during the playing of the national anthem. This week on Only A Game, we'll compare the quarterback's protest to statements made by Jackie Robinson. And we'll explain why Fragile X syndrome, a genetic condition, inspired one man to break the world record for running a half-marathon — in a suit. And former tight end Ben Utecht played in his last NFL game seven years ago, and he's been struggling with memory loss ever since. Join us for Utecht's story and more.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 10:40:43 -040049ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has drawn both criticism and support for his decision to sit during the national anthem. Bill Littlefield weighs in on the varied responses.
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 05:40:27 -0400Earlier this summer, Kevin Durant left the Thunder to join the star-studded Golden State Warriors. This week on Only A Game, we meet a high school teacher who's using Durant's departure to motivate his students. And with the daily fantasy sports industry tanking, we'll talk to a former recruiter who's now speaking out against the industry. Plus, a Cape Cod couple won't sell their mini golf course — not even for a million bucks. Join us!