1. Shane Watson: Cricket's Great Under-Achiever

    In the last week of 2004, Darren Lehmann played his final Test for Australia. Come the Sydney New Year's Test of 2005 he was replaced by a 23-year-old allrounder named Shane Watson...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 22 hours ago 49 reads 0 comments

  2. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Philadelphia 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers have had a season full of surprises and disappointments as they continue to dwell in the NBA 's basement. Having the league's youngest team is bound to come with a number of challenges...

    Zachary Arthur Written by Zachary Arthur about 22 hours ago 5,412 reads 19 comments

  3. NFL Predictions Week 17: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    It's all come down to this. Only a single Sunday remains in the 2014 regular season. For many teams across the NFL , that means simply playing out the string. For some, a loss does more to help them in the future than a win...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 22 hours ago 48,740 reads 75 comments

  4. Heart of Dallas Bowl 2014: Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech TV Info, Spread and Time

    Illinois may be the Big Ten representative at the 2014 Heart of Dallas Bowl, but Louisiana Tech of the Conference USA is the favorite...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 hours ago 2,777 reads 0 comments

  5. 2014 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Top Players Still on Market

    Patience is a virtue for teams looking to bring in talented players without paying through the roof. The beginning of the MLB free-agent period usually features a rash of quick signings for a lot of money...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 22 hours ago 1,417 reads 1 comments

  6. Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins: Breaking Down Washington's Game Plan

    If it only means finishing 5-11, is doing the double over your hated enemy in the same season really something to be proud of? Washington Redskins fans likely won't care if beating the Dallas Cowboys again is part of the bargain...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 22 hours ago 2,189 reads 8 comments

  7. Breaking Down What's Behind the Surprising Start for Red-Hot Atlanta Hawks

    Maybe it's the market, maybe it's the years of playoff-bound but non-championship-contending teams. Whatever the reason, the Atlanta Hawks have always seemed to fly under the radar...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 22 hours ago 8,525 reads 24 comments

  8. NFL TV Schedule 2014: Week 17 Coverage Map Listings for Every Game

    This is it. The final week of the NFL season is upon us. While some of us are excited for what's to come and can't wait to see how the playoff picture is going to unfold, others may be hoping for a do-over...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 22 hours ago 2,339 reads 0 comments

  9. Bowl Games 2014-15: Full TV Schedule and Predictions for Remaining Matchups

    The college football regular season was one of the wildest in recent memory. If the 2014-15 bowl games and the inaugural College Football Playoff build on that, this could go down as one of the most unforgettable seasons in recent memory...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 22 hours ago 5,245 reads 0 comments

  10. Sugar Bowl 2015: Full Schedule, Positional Breakdown for Alabama vs. Ohio State

    Here's a statement fans have been waiting to hear for several years: We are one week away from a College Football Playoff...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 22 hours ago 1,978 reads 2 comments

  11. St. Petersburg Bowl 2014: NC State vs. UCF TV Info, Spread, Injury News and Time

    Central Florida went 0-2 in its two opportunities to beat a Power Five conference opponent this season, but it gets a much-deserved third chance in the 2014 St. Petersburg Bowl against the ACC ’s North Carolina State...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 hours ago 1,405 reads 0 comments

  12. NFL Playoffs 2014-15: Week 17 Preview, Predictions for Final Field

    As we head into the final Sunday of the 2014 regular season, only one potential playoff team has its January destiny set in stone...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 22 hours ago 1,003 reads 0 comments

  13. Quick Lane Bowl 2014: Rutgers vs. UNC TV Info, Spread, Injury News, Time, More

    The 2014 Quick Lane Bowl could very well turn into the Quick-Don't-Look-Away-From-The-TV Bowl, as both the Rutgers Scarlet Knights and the North Carolina Tar Heels can put points on the board in a hurry...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 22 hours ago 606 reads 0 comments

  14. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Complete 1st-Round Outlook Heading into Week 17

    The final week of the NFL 's regular season is upon us, which means talks of sugarplums, your Aunt Susan's wine habit and your latest Christmas toy that will be thrown away in two days will soon give way to all that's about to come...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 22 hours ago 9,106 reads 9 comments

  15. Colts vs. Titans: Breaking Down Indianapolis' Game Plan

    Go into the playoffs cold or risk injury by playing starters deep into the game? That's the biggest question facing Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano as the team heads into the regular-season finale in Tennessee on Sunday...

    Kyle J.  Rodriguez Written by Kyle J. Rodriguez about 22 hours ago 908 reads 2 comments

  16. NFL Week 17 Picks: Latest Predictions and over-Under Odds

    Week 17 may provide as much drama as any week, with 16 games jam-packed into a single Sunday, but it's also arguably the most frustrating week for bettors...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 22 hours ago 236 reads 0 comments

  17. Daily Fantasy Football Week 17: Best Lineup Advice, Matchups for 1-Week Leagues

    Look, guys, it's Week 17 of the NFL season. You don't need a clever intro to an article or a nice turn of phrase...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 22 hours ago 1,762 reads 0 comments

  18. Rose Bowl 2015: Key Storylines for Oregon vs. FSU Showdown

    While there's no denying the all-around appeal of the College Football Playoff, the Rose Bowl battle between Oregon and Florida State is the more intriguing game of the two...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 hours ago 1,673 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Football Week 17: Buying or Selling Top Injured Players

    Even though most fantasy leagues had their championship game in Week 16, there are still plenty of games left out there to be played...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 hours ago 2,849 reads 0 comments

  20. Top 11 Storylines Heading into NBA Christmas Day 2014

    NBA cliches have long shelf lives for a reason. There is plenty of truth behind those broken-record phrases. The 82-game schedule is a marathon. Champions aren't crowned in December...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 22 hours ago 21,960 reads 48 comments

  21. Matt Bowen's Week 17 NFL Film Study

    Every week, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen brings you his film study: a breakdown of the league from multiple angles. Lions’ Coverage Schemes vs...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 22 hours ago 7,785 reads 21 comments

  22. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 17: Latest Review Heading Toward Sunday

    Fantasy football owners who still care about their teams are the lucky ones. They have either reached the final week of the championship or are just a few days from finding out which team had the best overall record...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 22 hours ago 525 reads 0 comments

  23. Bengals vs. Steelers: Breaking Down Pittsburgh's Game Plan

    We’ve finally made it to Week 17 of the NFL regular season. And, of course, the Pittsburgh Steelers find themselves in the middle of a playoff battle...

    Curt Popejoy Written by Curt Popejoy about 23 hours ago 4,690 reads 26 comments

  24. Burns Custom-Made for Test Cricket

    NO matter how he fares in his Test debut today Joe Burns can feel heartened that he was born in an era of boundless opportunity.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 23 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  25. John Terry Getting Better with Age?

    It has been a bumpy ride for the former England captain, but since the return of 'The Special One' to The Bridge he seems to have found a second-wind.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 23 hours ago 200 reads 0 comments