Tom Goldman Tom Goldman is NPR's sports correspondent. His reports can be heard throughout NPR's news programming, including Morning Edition and All Things Considered, and NPR.org.

Tiger Woods Announces 'Indefinite Break' From Golf

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121365952/121365951" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Injury-Prone Trail Blazers Wonder What Happened

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/121229982/121230032" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

After Tiger's Crash, A Painful Silence

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120974216/120974199" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Tiger Woods Withdraws From Tournament

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120963844/120967735" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Football Recruits, Families Face Fierce Rush

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120895426/120896241" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Olympic Medalist Stripped Of Gold

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120545611/120545987" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Halftime Is A Warm-Up Act For Marching Bands

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120091086/120399253" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

House Hears Testimony On Football, Head Injuries

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114253880/114253850" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

George Visger, 51, has severe short-term-memory loss due to multiple head injuries experienced while playing football. Lianne Milton for NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Lianne Milton for NPR

A Brain Battered By Football

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/114059228/114105368" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Limbaugh Dropped From Rams Bid

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113811219/113811218" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Rhetoric Heats Up Around Limbaugh's NFL Bid

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113781807/113781831" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Umpire Gilbert signals a score. He has been a high school football official for the past 20 years. Tom Goldman/NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Tom Goldman/NPR

High School Football Refs: Ghosts Of The Gridiron

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113666093/113678497" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Study Links NFL, Higher Dementia Rates

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113352313/113352291" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Exchange Students Tackle Football, English In Oregon

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/113203765/113217757" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Young Polynesians Make A Life Out Of Football

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/112970742/112974046" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript