1. Who Will Be the NFL's Next Truly Dominant Pass-Rusher?

    It pays to be good at rushing the passer in today's NFL . Von Miller of the Denver Broncos is arguably the best player in the NFL at doing so standing up. He's the NFL's preeminent outside linebacker...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 35,000 reads 139 comments

  2. Ranking the Early Contenders to Be 2016's Surprise NFL Playoff Team

    It happens every year: A team defies dismal preseason expectations and stuns the National Football League by making the playoffs. OK, so that isn't always how it happens...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 71,706 reads 261 comments

  3. Buying or Selling Contract-Year NFL Stars in 2016

    In the National Football League, there's no motivator like an expiring contract. We've seen it time and again. Players regularly post career seasons when their deals are about to end...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 5 months ago 56,105 reads 152 comments

  4. Expert Consensus NFL Rookie Award Predictions

    A new day has dawned across the National Football League. With the culmination of last week's 2016 NFL draft, we now know where this year's crop of incoming rookies will begin their professional careers...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 7 months ago 130,246 reads 338 comments

  5. NFL Honors 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Awards Odds and Predictions

    Before closing the weekend with actual football, the NFL will soak up every last bit of exposure by hosting the NFL Honors ceremony on Saturday evening...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 months ago 2,491 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL Honors Awards 2016: Bleacher Report's Final Expert Awards

    If there's one thing the NFL loves more than money... OK, there's nothing the NFL loves more than money. One way to fatten the league's already bursting coffers is with more televised programming...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 months ago 112,285 reads 250 comments

  7. Super Bowl 50 Predictions: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Picks

    And then there were two. Back in September, 32 teams entered the 2015 season with dreams of playing in Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, California. Less than half had a realistic shot at making it there...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 10 months ago 128,128 reads 276 comments

  8. Super Bowl 2016: AFC, NFC Conference Championship Predictions and Vegas Odds

    The four teams that will face off in the final hurdle en route to Super Bowl 50 have emerged from a divisional weekend packed with action, and they represent the heavyweights in each conference...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 11 months ago 6,859 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL Playoff Predictions: Bleacher Report's Conference Championship Picks

    And then there were four. After last week's divisional round, four teams remain in the race to reach Santa Clara, California, and Super Bowl 50. There won't be any Cinderellas at this year's big ball either...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 11 months ago 200,415 reads 446 comments

  10. NFL Playoffs 2016: Updated Divisional-Round Odds and Bracket Scenarios

    NFL fans have endured subpar action throughout the 2015 regular season and Wild Card Weekend. Entering the divisional round, only the cream of the crop remains...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 2,890 reads 1 comments

  11. NFL Playoff Predictions: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Divisional Picks

    We bore witness to a bit of NFL history being made in the 2016 Wild Card Round. For the first time ever, all four road teams were victorious in the same playoff weekend...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 11 months ago 218,682 reads 509 comments

  12. NFL Playoff Schedule 2016: TV Info, Bracket Predictions and More for Postseason

    The NFL 's Wild Card Weekend lived up to its name, featuring plenty of zany developments and, for the first time in NFL history, wins by all four road teams, as Darren Rovell of ESPN...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 11 months ago 22,424 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL Playoffs 2016: AFC, NFC Schedule, Bracket Predictions for Divisional Round

    For the first time since introducing the wild card in 1990, all four road squads advanced to the NFL 's divisional round. Two won convincingly, and two needed a big break to survive, but all four face a much tougher challenge this weekend...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 6,158 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL Playoffs 2016: Schedule, Odds and Picks for Final Wild-Card Matchups

    Following Saturday's unsettling NFL playoff initiation, four NFC contestants will duke it out to complete Wild Card Weekend. NFL RedZone fanatics must readjust to watching one game at a time like a simpleton...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 5,439 reads 1 comments

  15. NFL Playoffs 2016: Full NFL Playoff Odds and Bold Predictions

    By virtue of a meltdown in Cincinnati that led to a miracle finish by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Wild Card Round, the AFC side of the bracket is set for the divisional playoffs...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 23,913 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Playoff Odds 2016: AFC, NFC Vegas Lines for Wild Card and Super Bowl

    Las Vegas isn't joking about the 2016 NFL playoffs—more than two teams have an incredible shot to win the Super Bowl. It's an interesting postseason when the wild regular season spits out a No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 20,856 reads 1 comments

  17. NFL Playoff Picture 2016: Wild-Card Odds, Picks and Matchup Scenarios

    If we have learned anything in the NFL during the regular season, it is that many factors can help a team win. This trend should continue during the 2016 playoffs...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 21,380 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Playoff Predictions: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Wild-Card Picks

    The NFL 's second season is underway. On Saturday, the Wild Card Round of the 2015-16 NFL playoffs will begin. Thirty-two teams entered the season with dreams of making it to Santa Clara, California, and Super Bowl 50...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 11 months ago 242,040 reads 551 comments

  19. NFL Playoffs 2016: Schedule and Bracket Projections for Every Postseason Team

    The NFL regular season concluded on Sunday with the divisional clash between the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers, and the seedings heading into the postseason are finally set...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 11 months ago 5,123 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL Wild Card Weekend 2016: Bracket Predictions for Postseason's Opening Round

    The 2016 NFL playoffs certainly turned out better than one would have expected. Not too long ago, teams like the Jacksonville Jaguars and a handful of sub-...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 12,558 reads 3 comments

  21. NFL Predictions Week 17: Picks and Odds Advice for Final Schedule

    Nobody wants to end on a low note with NFL Week 17 set to kick off. Well, except for NFL front offices that have the upcoming draft on the mind...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 2,122 reads 0 comments

  22. Week 17 NFL Picks: Predictions, Odds and Over/Under Tips for Season Finales

    Whether teams are fighting for playoff spots, scrambling for seeds or just trying to end the year on a high note, there is likely going to be a lot of action in Week 17 of the NFL season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 10,824 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL Predictions Week 17: Odds Projections, Fantasy Stars to Target and More

    In a mostly failed attempt at manifesting meaningful Week 17 matchups , all 32 NFL teams face a division foe. For fantasy football players, this means rematches across the board...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 4,910 reads 0 comments

  24. Week 17 NFL Picks: Predictions and Advice for Season-Finale Vegas Odds

    Even with most of the playoff spots taken, the last week of the NFL regular season is going to feature plenty of drama. Ten teams have already clinched a postseason berth with only the AFC South and the final AFC wild-card spot up for grabs...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 6,937 reads 0 comments

  25. NFL Predictions Week 17: Picks and Projections for Top Upsets on the Schedule

    Week 17 won't match its predecessor's Red Sunday, where unsuspected underdogs slayed prominent postseason contenders. A perfect season for the Carolina Panthers? Nope...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 17,441 reads 0 comments