1. Champion of the World: Wrestling Finally Gets Its First Great Novel

    Sports movies are a dime a dozen. There are great ones, like The Natural or Raging Bull , indifferent ones, like My All American, and truly dreadful and ponderous ones, like The Legend of Bagger Vance ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 3 months ago 11,850 reads 12 comments

  2. B/R MLB Rivalry Series: New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

    Welcome to the first edition of Bleacher Report's MLB rivalry series. In the weeks to come, we'll be highlighting some of the biggest head-to-head rivalries in our national pastime and shining light on the past, present and future of those matchups...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 7,658 reads 24 comments

  3. Feuds and Infighting: A Recent History of Player Mutinies at Major Tournaments

    "I've got no respect for you," Roy Keane shouted at Ireland's 2002 World Cup boss Mick McCarthy. "The only reason I have any dealings with you is that you are somehow the manager ...

    Robert O'Connor Written by Robert O'Connor about 3 months ago 17,934 reads 10 comments

  4. From WWE to UFC: 10 Moments That Made Brock Lesnar the Beast Incarnate

    Brock Lesnar has been in the spotlight for 14 years now. He's won championships, he's broken streaks, he's conquered opponents, he's dominated foes and he's battled back from adversity...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 37,403 reads 69 comments

  5. Germany Have the Chance to Overcome Trauma in Euro 2016 Quarter-Final vs. Italy

    Germany head coach Joachim Low knew before the penultimate round-of-16 match on Monday evening that he'd face a nemesis of sorts in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 3 months ago 9,075 reads 94 comments

  6. eSports Clutch Plays of the Week: June 24, 2016 Edition

    It was a jam-packed weekend for eSports followed by a hectic week. With ELEAGUE delivering Counter Strike action, the EU League Champion Series underway, the Dota 2 TI6 qualifiers ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 1,031 reads 1 comments

  7. The B/R Weekly Rushdown: June 22, 2016

    After a hectic week driven by the Electronic Entertainment Expo, the eSports world calmed down a bit in terms of pure news. With major tournaments almost upon us, however, business is about to pick up...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 199 reads 0 comments

  8. Remembering Portugal's 3 European Championship Heartbreaks This Century

    In England, the buildup to Euro 2016 has largely centred on nostalgic throwbacks to the last time they were in France’s position—hosting the tournament and with a nation willing them on...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 4 months ago 4,635 reads 11 comments

  9. Denver Broncos: OTAs Observations, Notes and Quotes from Day 1

    The Denver Broncos kicked off OTAs at Dove Valley on Tuesday. They are set to defend their title after hoisting the Lombardi Trophy with a victory in Super Bowl 50. The team worked through free agency to keep the players they could afford...

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 4 months ago 5,952 reads 1 comments

  10. New York Giants LB B.J. Goodson Is Ready to Begin NFL Journey

    New York Giants rookie linebacker B.J. Goodson has a message he’d like to send to Giants fans...

    Patricia Traina Written by Patricia Traina about 4 months ago 13,420 reads 8 comments

  11. Desperation, Debt Led Joe Louis to Follow Boxing Career with Pro Wrestling Stint

    Cowboy Rocky Lee squeezed his arm around Joe Louis' head and leaned into the ropes, then steered him toward the other side of the wrestling ring. The portly grappler in all-black reared back and fired off a theatrical punch to Louis' face...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 months ago 6,509 reads 3 comments

  12. Inside Jon Gruden's 'Maniacal' Obsession with Football

    TAMPA, Fla. — At this hour, a beautiful Florida sunrise is still a promise. The birds have not yet begun to sing...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 5 months ago 619,317 reads 111 comments

  13. Cris Cyborg: Everything You Need to Know About the Scariest Woman in MMA

    The UFC is home to a number of amazing athletes, but few have captured fans' imaginations in any serious way...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 259,667 reads 92 comments

  14. Canelo vs. Khan Post-Fight Press Conference: Live Updates and Reaction

    Canelo Alvarez crunched Amir Khan with a devastating right hand in the sixth round to retain his WBC Middleweight Championship on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 10,211 reads 24 comments

  15. New York Giants Receiver Sterling Shepard Hopes to Honor His Family Name

    Ever since he turned 21, New York Giants rookie receiver Sterling Shepard, the team's 2016 second-round pick out of Oklahoma, has made a gold chain a part of his game-day attire...

    Patricia Traina Written by Patricia Traina about 5 months ago 7,864 reads 15 comments

  16. Denver Broncos Expect Paxton Lynch to Compete for Starting Job Right Away

    The Denver Broncos made a splashy move in the first round of the 2016 NFL draft. They moved up in the first round in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks so they could select Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch...

    Cecil Lammey Written by Cecil Lammey about 5 months ago 11,851 reads 29 comments

  17. Revisiting the Biggest Draft Bust in Each NFL Team's History

    With the surprises come the disappointments. Such is the intrigue of the NFL draft. There has already been a look at each club’s biggest steal in this process...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 5 months ago 162,034 reads 212 comments

  18. Revisiting the Biggest Draft Steal in the History of Every NFL Franchise

    Discussing NFL history can be a lot of fun when it comes to pinpointing a franchise’s biggest bargain. That’s why choosing the biggest draft steal for each franchise is a labor of love...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 5 months ago 96,193 reads 109 comments

  19. 5 Great Moments from Chinese Grand Prix History

    The Shanghai International Circuit has hosted the Chinese Grand Prix every year since 2004, and it has seen plenty of firsts, lasts and special moments in that time...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 6 months ago 1,451 reads 0 comments

  20. With Health Scare Over, Nat Berhe Sets Sights on a Starting Role with NY Giants

    New York Giants safety Natnael Berhe has always prided himself on being tough. This is, after all, a player who, during his college career at San Diego State, pushed through ...

    Patricia Traina Written by Patricia Traina about 6 months ago 12,865 reads 20 comments

  21. Journey to March Madness

    Houston-based hip-hop legend Scarface takes us on a journey to the Final Four , with music courtesy of DMX . Scarface's autobiography is out in paperback . Scarface recently released the album Deeply Rooted ...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 7 months ago 7,979 reads 9 comments

  22. Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn: Chronicling the Rivalry of WWE Stars

    It may not be booked for April 3's WWE WrestleMania 32 just yet, but when it is, expect Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn to go close to stealing the show...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 7 months ago 8,099 reads 18 comments

  23. The Dream Team That Wasn't: A Cautionary Tale for Free Agency

    In the summer heat on a sprawling campus built into the side of a mountain about halfway between Philadelphia and New York, quarterback Vince Young, wearing a green visor and a red ...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 7 months ago 146,086 reads 95 comments

  24. Meet Bruins Legend Milt Schmidt: The NHL's Oldest Living Former Player

    WESTWOOD , Mass. — Imagine a hockey player born in the 16 months between John F. Kennedy and Ted Williams, who impacted his game as much as JFK transformed politics or Teddy Ballgame mastered hitting...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 7 months ago 9,548 reads 10 comments

  25. Tyrod Taylor Q&A: Bills QB Talks Transition from Backup to Breakout Pro Bowler

    Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor had a stunning season in 2015, throwing for 20 touchdowns and only six interceptions on the way to a Pro Bowl nod...

    Jason Cole Written by Jason Cole about 7 months ago 74,764 reads 29 comments