Gene Mingo: A Hall Of Fame Life
Mingo's story is worth telling for reasons that go way beyond whether he should be in the Hall of Fame.
Fritz Pollard: The Small Running Back Who Broke Big Barriers
Fritz Pollard was a football trailblazer who faced racism and discrimination. But he always fought back.
Kate Landau Runs Toward Healthier Times
Distance runner Kate Landau was expected to go pro. But an eating disorder jeopardized that.
Littlefield On The Minnesota Vikings And Heartbreak
Bill Littlefield has been thinking about the Vikings, who will play the Eagles in the NFC Championship.
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'No Freedom 'Til We're Equal': Heather Hardy Fights For Women's Boxing
Undefeated boxer Heather Hardy found her home after stepping into the ring for the first time. Now, she's fighting for gender equality in the sport.
An award-winning weekly sports magazine hosted by veteran NPR commentator Bill Littlefield, Only A Game puts sports in perspective with intelligent analysis, insightful interviews and a keen sense of humor.
Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports
North and South Korea will march together in the Olympics. Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss what that might mean beyond sports. Also, the Minnesota Vikings' odd preparations for the NFC Championship Game. And aggressive, dive-bombing owls vs. humans in Maine.