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Is Coach Popovich sharing words of wisdom with his team or telling them 'I got nothing for you?' (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)closemore
Is Coach Popovich sharing words of wisdom with his team or telling them 'I got nothing for you?' (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

The 10th most popular jersey in the NFL is for a 12th man. This week on Only A Game, Charlie and Bill speculate who gets a cut of the sales of Seattle Seahawks jerseys that say "FAN." Also, after the Lakers' 48-point loss to the Clippers, Charlie weighs in on the difference between tanking and just being bad. Bill and Charlie also discuss Gregg Popovich's surprisingly simple coaching strategy in San Antonio. And, Charlie speculates about why MLS soccer is more popular among teenage boys than Major League Baseball. Join us!

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