November 8, 2011 Over the weekend, news broke that Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky allegedly abused young boys. But can the team's leader, Joe Paterno, still be relied on as a moral compass? WBUR's Bill Littlefield argues that Paterno's status as an icon makes him especially vulnerable to criticism.
November 18, 2007 Former San Francisco Giant Barry Bonds broke Hank Aaron's record for home runs. Courts allege that he might have broken the law to do it, by taking performance-enhancing drugs and lying to a grand jury about it. In honor of Bonds' indictment, "Only a Game" host Bill Littlefield reads an original poem.