1. NFL's Most Overhyped Stars

    The hype train often careens out of control once it gets moving. Professional athletes can get by on their reputation even if they're overrated. How each NFL star fits into this sliding scale of subjectivity depends on their situation...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 1 month ago 105,928 reads 0 comments

  2. Eddie Lacy Reportedly Passes Seahawks Weigh-In, Earns Contract Bonus

    Seattle Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy came in below a 250-pound weight limit set by the team Monday, which should allow him to collect a $55,000 bonus check. Jeremy Fowler of ESPN reported the news...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 34,335 reads 0 comments

  3. Eddie Lacy Reportedly Faces 2nd Seahawks Weigh-in to Activate Contract Bonus

    Seattle Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy has a weigh-in Monday to potentially earn the latest bonus in his contract, per Sheil Kapadia of ESPN. This will be the second of seven weigh-ins the Seahawks added as part of his one-year deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 89,452 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL1000: Ranking Every NFL Backfield

    The truth of the modern NFL is this: Running backs don't generally mean what they used to. The main men in most offenses in the previous millennium, backs must now do more to keep their esteemed positions—for the most part...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 2 months ago 173,719 reads 0 comments

  5. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: NFL Execs Not Buying a Blake Bortles Bounceback

    1. Was Blake Bortles a "media creation"? The year was 2015. It was the year of Blake Bortles. Other quarterbacks were having better seasons, but Bortles was doing something that seemed almost impossible...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 2 months ago 99,573 reads 0 comments

  6. Eddie Lacy Cashes In on $55,000 in 1st Offseason Weigh-In with Seahawks

    Although there are still four months until the NFL regular season kicks off, Monday was a big day for running back Eddie Lacy ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 86,923 reads 0 comments

  7. Seahawks RB Eddie Lacy Holds Huge Garage Sale with Packers Gear in Green Bay

    Eddie Lacy spent the first four years of his NFL career trucking defenders for the Green Bay Packers. Earlier this spring, though, he signed with the Seattle Seahawks. That left him with an excess of Packers gear...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 168,349 reads 0 comments

  8. Ty Montgomery Declared Starter for 2017 After Packers Draft 3 RBs

    The Green Bay Packers may have drafted three running backs in 2017, but Ty Montgomery remains the starter...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 19,482 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 Fantasy Football: Biggest Fantasy Developments of NFL Free Agency

    We're about a month into NFL free agency and still more than three weeks from the 2017 NFL draft. For many fantasy football enthusiasts, this year's fantasy campaign seems a long way off...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 21,801 reads 0 comments

  10. NFL1000: Seattle Seahawks' 2017 NFL Draft Preview

    After appearing in two straight Super Bowls and winning one, Pete Carroll 's Seahawks have found themselves unable to get past the divisional round in each of the last two seasons...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 4 months ago 15,936 reads 0 comments

  11. Adrian Peterson Discusses Free Agency, Denies He Wants $8 Million Per Year

    Adrian Peterson has yet to find a home in free agency, but he doesn't sound worried about his NFL future as April approaches...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 22,193 reads 0 comments

  12. Seven Types of NFL Offseason: Which One Is Your Favorite Team Having?

    Every NFL team enters the offseason with plans. Those plans may be brilliant, foolish, patient, premature, meticulous or misguided...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 4 months ago 58,512 reads 0 comments

  13. Updated NFL Division-by-Division Team Rankings After Early Free Agency

    The fires of 2017 NFL free agency have raged for roughly a fortnight, and nary a single star remains available on the open market. In other words, it's about time we turn our attention almost fully to April's draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 308,108 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Grades for Every Week 2 Signing

    The second week of NFL free agency is often where smart teams sign good players at reasonable prices. This week hasn't yet produced the big numbers and flashy headlines that dominated ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 12,549 reads 0 comments

  15. Can Eddie Lacy Be the New 'Beast Mode' in Seattle?

    When the Seattle Seahawks signed former Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy to a one-year, incentive-laden contract Tuesday, the move was met with widespread derision ...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 4 months ago 22,842 reads 0 comments

  16. Eddie Lacy, Seahawks Agree on 1-Year Contract

    Running back Eddie Lacy battled weight issues, fluctuating production and injuries during the first four seasons of his NFL career, but the Seattle Seahawks are taking a chance on him in 2017...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 48,106 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Best Players Available for Week 2

    Week 1 of NFL free agency saw some notable deals go down, including the Cleveland Browns making Kevin Zeitler the highest-paid guard in NFL history and also making headlines for trading with the Houston Texans for Brock Osweiler for draft picks...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 4 months ago 148,179 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Rumors: Latest Trade and 2017 Free-Agency Buzz Heading into 2nd Wave

    The first weekend of NFL free agency is in the books. The first few days of the 2017 edition were full of big-name moves, surprising trades and the movement of truckloads of cash...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 4 months ago 12,149 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Best Players Available at Every Position Post-Day 3

    Well, you can say this for NFL teams in 2017. Very few are sitting on their hands. The first two days of free agency this year have seen a dizzying flurry of activity. Thursday brought with it over a billion dollars in total contracts...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 months ago 57,976 reads 0 comments

  20. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Best Players Available at Every Position Post Day 2

    The NFL was dealing with an epic hangover Friday. It hardly remembers what it did on Thursday, but the shenanigans that unfolded on the first official day of free agency caused the league to sleep through its alarm clock...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 4 months ago 92,243 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Free Agency 2017: The Best Bargain Options for Every Team

    NFL free agency will begin on Thursday, when this year's crop of players set to become free agents are free to sign with other teams beginning at 4 p.m. ET...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 5 months ago 134,352 reads 0 comments

  22. Eddie Lacy Says Packers Have Been 'Very Vocal' About Bringing RB Back

    Impending unrestricted free agent Eddie Lacy , who's recovering from ankle surgery, said the Green Bay Packers are showing interest in keeping him with the organization...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 11,585 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL1000: Free-Agency Rankings for the 2017 RB Market

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's NFL1000 free-agency preview, a series where we'll use the power of the 17-man NFL1000 scouting department to bring you in-depth analysis of every NFL free agent this offseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 5 months ago 159,151 reads 0 comments

  24. Pittsburgh Steelers Guide to the 2017 Free-Agent Market

    The Pittsburgh Steelers aren't known for making many free-agent additions in any given offseason, but they also aren't completely silent when the NFL 's new league year begins...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 months ago 21,416 reads 0 comments

  25. Eddie Lacy Injury Update: Packers RB to Be Placed on IR, Will Require Surgery

    Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy 's 2016 season may be over because of an ankle injury suffered in Week 6. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Lacy will have ankle surgery and be placed on injured reserve...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 36,512 reads 63 comments