1. NFL Picks Week 2: Chris Simms' Game-by-Game Predictions

    Welcome back to another edition of NFL picks with "The Oracle." I should get business cards printed out...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 16 days ago 228,372 reads 167 comments

  2. Bleacher Report's 2016 MLB Prospects of the Year

    MLB 's most valuable commodity isn't sluggers with prodigious power, innings-eating workhorses or flame-throwing relievers. It's prospects, players in their teens and early 20s who have yet to establish themselves at the game's highest level...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 16 days ago 23,634 reads 9 comments

  3. 10 Contenders Sure to Get off to Rocky Starts in 2016

    Not every contending team can be the New England Patriots. Sans Tom Brady, the Patriots just started the 2016 season winners with Jimmy Garoppolo under center, besting a Super Bowl hopeful in the Arizona Cardinals 23-21...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 days ago 3,618 reads 10 comments

  4. NFL Power Rankings 2016: Predicting Post-Week 2 Standings

    Monday morning overreaction time is over. There’s no need to fire out any more of your hottest NFL takes about what you learned in Week 1...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 16 days ago 15,140 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking Best SEC Football Matchups of Week 3

    Now that last week's cupcake course of the SEC season is out of the way, it's time to get back out there and get back to the main course of football action...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 16 days ago 17,372 reads 145 comments

  6. 2017 NFL Draft Big Board: Matt Miller's Early Rankings

    It's a good year to need a running back, pass-rusher or defensive back in the 2017 NFL draft. And if your team can't get one early, don't panic: The depth is impressive...

    Matt Miller Written by Matt Miller about 17 days ago 74,157 reads 71 comments

  7. 'The Kobe Contract': A Sports Insider's Dictionary for Athlete Names

    What exactly is a "Kobe contract?" What does it mean to get "Drew Bledsoed?" Sports fans might know the answer to these already, but even so, it's always fascinating when an athlete inspires a new name or colloquial phrase...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 17 days ago 6,007 reads 14 comments

  8. Chris Simms' Team-by-Team Ratings for NFL Week 1

    Professional players don't get caught up in the rush-to-judgment hot takes after Week 1. In an NFL locker room, five words hold true whether you're 1-0, 0-1 or 0-0-1: "One week at a time...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 17 days ago 132,912 reads 198 comments

  9. 10 Most Feared Dynamic Duos in Sports Right Now

    "Life's better with company. Everyone needs a co-pilot." George Clooney delivers the line in Up in the Air (NFSW language) , a 2009 film about a man who travels around the country firing people for a living ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 17 days ago 36,759 reads 66 comments

  10. How the Top 7 Predicted Fantasy Players Fared in Week 1

    Fantasy football projections can be a rough business. Not only are you trying to predict whether or not a player will have a good game, but you also have to put a specific number on it...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 17 days ago 417 reads 0 comments

  11. Breaking Down the Candidates for the Final 2016 Ryder Cup Captain's Pick

    With U.S. Ryder Cup team captain Davis Love III's announcement of Matt Kuchar, J.B. Holmes and Rickie Fowler as three of his four captain's picks, attention turns to the final roster spot...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 17 days ago 7,038 reads 6 comments

  12. Really Hyped Athletes Who Haven't Won Anything Yet

    We often look ahead in the world of sports. Sports leagues acquire new talent each year. College athletes enter competitions such as the National Football League and National Basketball Association via drafts...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 17 days ago 7,600 reads 25 comments

  13. Players with Most to Gain from Strong Showings at 2016 World Cup of Hockey

    The preliminary round of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey begins on Sept. 17 . Several players, including Auston Matthews of Team North America, could stand to gain from solid efforts in this tournament...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 17 days ago 9,543 reads 37 comments

  14. MLS Player Rankings: Dos Santos, BWP in Tight Showdown for Top Spot

    The competition for the No. 1 position in the MLS Player Rankings is the fiercest it's been all season. Bradley Wright-Phillips and Giovani dos Santos are both in stellar form for their respective sides as the postseason inches closer...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 1,181 reads 1 comments

  15. Singapore Grand Prix 2016: 5 Bold Predictions for Marina Bay Race

    The 15th round of the 2016 Formula One season will take place at this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit, where the Red Bull boys are ready to run riot...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 17 days ago 3,723 reads 5 comments

  16. NFL's Top 28 over 28: Receivers and Tight Ends

    No position has seen more growth in the past two decades than wide receiver. Gone are the days when two-receiver sets were the staple of the NFL , as t eams lining up in trips, four-wideout looks and empty looks isn't uncommon...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 17 days ago 20,096 reads 74 comments

  17. Chris Simms' All-22 Team for NFL Week 1

    Where did you take in the NFL 's opening weekend? A barstool? A couch? Maybe a La-Z-Boy recliner? All great choices...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 17 days ago 108,528 reads 180 comments

  18. NFL Head Coach Power Rankings Heading into Week 2

    Welcome to the NFL , fellas. On Sunday, four men served as head coach of an NFL team for the first time...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 17 days ago 1,278 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL Power Rankings Week 2: Latest 2016 Standings and Reaction for All 32 Teams

    The first week of the 2016 NFL regular season is a thing of the past. The action ended with a pair of Monday night games—the Washington Redskins hosted the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the San Francisco 49ers hosted the Los Angeles Rams...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 17 days ago 10,662 reads 2 comments

  20. Ranking College Basketball Conferences by Projected 2017 NCAA Tournament Bids

    From the ACC all the way down to the MEAC, we've ranked the 32 men's college basketball conferences based on projected representation in the 2017 NCAA tournament...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 18 days ago 7,723 reads 16 comments

  21. Classic or Not? Revisiting 10 Must-See Sports Movies

    There’s a risk in creating a list of 10 popular sports movies and then trying to determine if they are classics...

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  22. Sports Stars Who Made One Comeback Too Many

    Walking away is never easy. Sports figures have had trouble with the notion of leaving ever since we can remember...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 18 days ago 5,156 reads 7 comments

  23. Ranking Bayern Munich's All-Time Top 10 Strikers

    Two Bundesliga games played, four goals scored, one assist: so reads Robert Lewandowski's balance sheet a matter of weeks into the 2016-17 season...

    Stuart Telford Written by Stuart Telford about 18 days ago 7,680 reads 14 comments

  24. NFL Power Rankings: Chris Simms' Rankings Heading into Week 2

    Take a deep breath. Now, exhale. Good. We all need to calm down after what might've been the wildest first week in NFL play in recent memory. Eleven games were decided by one score or less—and four of those came down to just one point...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 18 days ago 321,181 reads 356 comments

  25. WWE Superstar Power Rankings Ahead of Sept. 12 Raw

    Thanks to WWE Backlash 2016 on Sunday, the SmackDown roster had a leg up on the Raw crew in this week's Superstar power rankings...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 18 days ago 37,833 reads 63 comments