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The So Many Interceptions Edition

Slate's Hang Up and Listen

Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by the Ringer’s Kevin Clark to talk about NFL quarterback play and the Root’s Damon Young discusses Donald Trump’s feud with Lavar Ball. Plus: Slate’s June Thomas joins for an interview with swimmer Diana Nyad.

64 Min

Nov 20, 2017

71 Min

Nov 16, 2017

The Cavalcade of Whimsy Edition

Slate's Hang Up and Listen

Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Sports Illustrated’s Grant Wahl to talk about the race for the U.S. Soccer presidency, and Mike Pesca comes on to talk about NFL celebrations, the Miami turnover chain, and inspirational locker room speeches.

57 Min

Nov 13, 2017

The No Berries for Brady Edition

Slate's Hang Up and Listen

Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Chuck Culpepper to discuss a crazy weekend in college football, by Charles P. Pierce to talk about Tom Brady’s weird diet and workout regimen, and by Greg Wyshynski to assess the Vegas Golden Knights.

57 Min

Nov 6, 2017

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59 min
Nov 6, 2017
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On this special episode of the OZONE Terry gloats about the Astros beating the Dodgers in the World Series and Omar isn’t happy about that (1:55), they talk about Vin Scully and his statement on the NFL anthem protests along with week 9 of the NFL...

66 min
Oct 31, 2017
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On this episode of the OZONE Omar and Terry are all about the World Series! They talk about who made the biggest mistakes in the series so far (1:27), Trucker Dave calls in to give his take on week 8 of the NFL (20:13), heavy weight world Champ...

69 min
Oct 30, 2017
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Josh Levin is joined by Ben Lindbergh to discuss the World Series; by Don Van Natta Jr. and Jeremy Stahl to talk about behind-the-scenes machinations in the NFL; and by Alexandra Starr and Christina Cauterucci to examine sexual abuse in sports.

67 min
Oct 24, 2017
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On this spirited edition of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry are pumped because of the world series is in LA! They waste no time getting into it with friend and co-star with Omar in the HBO series Ballers Troy Garity (4:46) They talk about does 19 year old...

58 min
Oct 23, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin discuss the World Series and Dusty Baker with ESPN’s Howard Bryant. Kevin Arnovitz of ESPN also joins to talk about the Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo, and Alan Siegel helps assess the legacy of the Simpsons’ “Homer at the Bat.”

105 min
Oct 17, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar invites an old friend and actor Mekhi Phifer to the studio. On this episode they talk about the MLB playoffs (03:20), they talk about week 6 of the NFL (20:50), Next Victim calls to give his college football...

69 min
Oct 16, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin discuss Colin Kaepernick’s collusion grievance. They’re also joined by Evan Drellich to talk about Houston Astros star Jose Altuve, and by Caitlin Murray for a conversation about the Portland Thorns women’s soccer team.

29 min
Oct 11, 2017
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Hang Up Extra: The World Cup Catastrophe Edition

61 min
Oct 10, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin discuss Jemele Hill, Jerry Jones, and Donald Trump with the Ringer’s Bryan Curtis. Yahoo’s Jeff Passan also joins to discuss the baseball playoffs, and Roger Bennett of Men in Blazers talks about Iceland’s World Cup dreams.

70 min
Oct 10, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry get right to the MLB post season (00:51), They talk bout Miami dolphins offensive coordinator Chris Forester getting outed on social media (29:51),Trucker Dave calls in to give his take on the NFL week 5...

74 min
Oct 3, 2017
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On this special episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about week 4 of the NFL (3:23), Trucker Dave and Cowboy Kev call the OZONE hotline to give their NFL week 4 recap (7:44), Nex Victim calls to talk about college football and his USC prediction...

71 min
Oct 2, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin discuss the shifting politics of the NFL protests with Jamil Smith. Bloomberg View’s Joe Nocera also joins to discuss the FBI investigation of NCAA basketball, the Ringer’s Ben Lindbergh previews the baseball playoffs.

64 min
Sep 28, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about the NFL and the "take a knee movement" (3:59:21), Next Victim calls in to speak on the college scandal (31:23:15), and they talk about the MLB and how everyone looks going into the playoffs...

65 min
Sep 25, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin and Marcus Thompson of The Athletic discuss the wave of protests against Donald Trump’s remarks about the NFL.

76 min
Sep 18, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by NPR’s Gene Demby to discuss Jemele Hill and ESPN’s conservative trolls, by HBO’s Eric Raskin to talk about Golovkin-Alvarez, and by Ninja Warrior’s Josh Levin for a conversation about obstacle course stardom.

66 min
Sep 18, 2017
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On this heated edition of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry go right into the GGG vs. Canelo bout (1:57), Champ Creed calls in to give his hot take (28:50), They talk NFL week 2 with Trucker Dave (44:46), and they speak on the MLB and are the Houston Astros...

84 min
Sep 11, 2017
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On this spirited edition of the O-Zone, Omar and Terry are back from New York and are coming in hot! They talk about the triple-header boxing event with Roman "chocolatito" Gonzalez vs Srisaket Sor Rungvisai aka the Thai Homey (2:30), Elie Seckbach...

72 min
Sep 5, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by SB Nation’s Spencer Hall to discuss college football. Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders also joins to talk about NFL tanking, and Ed Cunningham explains his move to quit his job as a football announcer for ESPN.

62 min
Aug 28, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by the Wall Street Journal’s Jason Gay to discuss Floyd Mayweather’s win over Conor McGregor, by Ken Rosenthal to talk about the Athletic, and by Robert Lipsyte to assess Clay Travis and ESPN’s supposed liberalism.

62 min
Aug 21, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis is joined by former NFL player Hamza Abdullah and ESPN’s Howard Bryant to analyze race and sports.

56 min
Aug 16, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry discuss Tim Brown's criticism of Marshawn Lynch for kneeling during the national anthem (3:02), AP CEO of CLA Sports calls in to give the inside of who to watch out for this college football season (30:05),...

62 min
Aug 14, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Johnette Howard to discuss Ezekiel Elliott’s suspension, tennis writer Ben Rothenberg comes on to talk about Sascha Zverev, and Mike Schur analyzes the Los Angeles Dodgers’ excellence.

62 min
Aug 8, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry speak about the Dolphins hiring retired Jay Cutler instead of Colin Kaepernick (2:47), Elie Sechbach calls in to talk about Lomachenko vs Mikey Garcia & the return of boxing (17:55), The Dodgers are the...

61 min
Aug 7, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by ProPublica’s David Epstein to discuss Usain Bolt’s loss to Justin Gatlin. The Irish Times’ Ken Early also talks about Neymar’s record-setting transfer, and Josh and Stefan analyze Colin Kaepernick’s NFL exile.

58 min
Aug 2, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about the winners and losers of the MLB trade deadline (2:22), They speak on the UFC  Jon Jones vs.  Daniel Cormier fight(33:40), and they talk about the results of Broner vs. Garcia bout...

61 min
Jul 31, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by sportswriter Jessica Luther to discuss girls in baseball. Dan Nosowitz also talks about trends in basketball sneakers, and Scrabble champion Will Anderson comes on the show to recount his victory.

69 min
Jul 25, 2017
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On this special episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry welcome Troy Garity. Troy is a Golden Globe nominated actor, you can find him along side Omar on HBO’s hit show Ballers! Are the LA Dodgers the best team in the MLB(3:30)? Friend of the show Next...

55 min
Jul 24, 2017
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Josh Levin and ESPN’s Mina Kimes are joined by Slate’s Jim Newell to discuss Jordan Spieth’s British Open win. Josh and Mina also dissect Kyrie Irving’s trade drama, and Slate’s Ben Mathis-Lilley analyzes Hugh Freeze’s ousting as Ole Miss football coach.

57 min
Jul 17, 2017
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Josh Levin and Jody Avirgan of ESPN’s 30 for 30 podcasts are joined by ESPN’s Howard Bryant to discuss Wimbledon. Sam Miller of ESPN also talks about Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger, and producer Rose Eveleth joins for a conversation about 30 for 30.

44 min
Jul 17, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Terry and Omar are back from London and ready to bring some hot takes in the world of sports. They speak on how old is too old to be an athlete (8:35), they talk about the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight (19:21), the NBA...

66 min
Jul 10, 2017
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Josh Levin and Ben Mathis-Lilley are joined by Daniel “Progressive Liberal” Harnsberger to chat about his wrestling persona. The Ringer’s Bryan Curtis also discusses Jamie Horowitz and Fox Sports, and Nick Greene analyzes NBA free agency.

71 min
Jul 5, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Terry and Omar are live from London England! They talk about the Manny Pacquiao vs jeff horn bout (2:20), Champ Creed calls in to give his take on the fight (7:13), Anthony Dirrell gives his analysis about the judges and...

73 min
Jul 3, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by former NBA player Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts, and Slate’s Henry Grabar explains what makes Miami’s new stadium deal so great.

60 min
Jun 26, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Joel Anderson of BuzzFeed to discuss the NBA draft. Graphic designer Todd Radom also joins to debate the merits of updating the NBA logo. Finally, they chat about the perils of playing sports while old.

57 min
Jun 19, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Kevin Draper to discuss the upcoming Mayweather-McGregor mega-fight. Ben Lindbergh also joins to discuss whether major-league baseballs are juiced. Finally, David Gessner talks about his memoir Ultimate Glory.

70 min
Jun 19, 2017
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On this Jam packed episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry break down the big boxing bout between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev (2:36), they bring in Next Victim to gloat on his prediction of the fight (10:46) they also talk to TMZ’s Van Lathan to give...

63 min
Jun 12, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Kevin Arnovitz to discuss the NBA Finals. George Dohrmann also joins to talk about U.S. soccer phenom Christian Pulisic. Plus, an interview with Ice Cube about the documentary Celtics/Lakers: Best of Enemies.

68 min
Jun 12, 2017
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On this very special episode of the The O-ZONE Omar and Terry are back from Paris and they report on the French Open experience (2:00), Next Victim calls in to the show to give us his take on the NBA Finals, (17:18) Elie Seckbach talks about the Andre...

58 min
Jun 5, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Marcus Thompson to discuss the NBA Finals. Bruce Arthur also joins for a conversation about the Stanley Cup Final, and Sadie Stein comes on the show to talk about Mr. Met.

64 min
May 31, 2017
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On this very special episode live from Paris, France Omar and Terry talk about the Tiger woods DUI and are they buying the cover story (1:34)? They talk about Kell brook vs. Errol Spence JR. bout (8:00) Anthony Dirrell calls in with his take...

64 min
May 30, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Ethan Sherwood Strauss to preview the NBA Finals. They also talk with Charles P. Pierce about the legacy of writer Frank Deford, and Daniel Engber joins for a conversation about our favorite non-famous athletes.

69 min
May 22, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin and guest Jane Coaston talk about the NBA playoffs.

55 min
May 15, 2017
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Bryan Curtis and Stefan Fatsis talk with Michael Lee about John Wall and the NBA playoffs.

62 min
May 15, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about Spurs coach Gregg Popovich saying ZAZA a dirty player and his strategy to beat the Warriors (1:44), Next Victim calls to talk about NBA playoffs and the Rockets disinterest in Defense (16:47)...

64 min
May 8, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about the Canelo vs. Chavez fight and the upcoming Canelo vs GGG (2:03), Champ Creed calls in to report the overall vibe in the arena during the bout (13:56), Omar talks about LeBron James and his...

58 min
May 1, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and guest Wosny Lambre talk about the layoffs at ESPN. They also discuss how NFL teams evaluate draftees with "red flags" and review Dion Waiters’ genius essay for the Players’ Tribune.

80 min
May 1, 2017
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On this action packed episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry get straight into it with heavyweight fight Joshua vs. Klitschko (1:19), Elie Seckbach calls in to give his take on the Chavez vs. Canelo(15:00), Next Victim calls in to give his take on the...

77 min
Apr 25, 2017
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On this episode of the O-ZONE Omar and Terry talk about the how the Clippers lost Blake Griffin & what’s going on in the NBA Playoffs (2:27), Omar talks about the MLB HR records & PEDs (21:29), They talk Aaron Hernandez case(34:25), AP calls...

56 min
Apr 24, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Greg Howard talk with Kevin Arnovitz about the NBA playoffs.

72 min
Apr 17, 2017
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35 min
Apr 14, 2017
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Isaac speaks with ESPN writer Ethan Strauss

66 min
Apr 10, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin talk to Jim Newell about the Masters; Tom Haberstroh about Russell Westbrook and resting NBA players; Meg Rowley about baseball’s return; and Jonathan Hock about One and Not Done, his ESPN documentary on John Calipari.

70 min
Apr 6, 2017
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On this episode of the O-Zone Omar and Terry talk about golf, fans and the Lexi Thompson scandal (2:40), Lebron making the last 6 NBA finals (7:35),  Who should be the MVP of the NBA, Trucker Dave calls in to talk about the NFL free agency...

58 min
Apr 3, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and special guest Joel Anderson are joined by the Washington Post’s Sally Jenkins to talk about UConn’s loss in the women’s NCAA tournament. They also discuss the men’s Final Four, the Las Vegas Raiders, and NBA hook-up culture.

71 min
Mar 31, 2017
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On this episode of the O-Zone Omar and Terry have a special guest Anthony Dirrell (Former WBC super middleweight Champion) in the studio they talk about the Raiders moving to Las Vegas (1:33), Anthony shares his story about overcoming cancer and...

64 min
Mar 27, 2017
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Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and guest panelist Jane Coaston discuss the weekend's NCAA tournament storylines and the U.S. women’s hockey team’s boycott. Ben Mathis-Lilley also joins to talk about his Slate article on Jamie Horowitz and Fox Sports 1.