1. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Hits and Misses from Week 2

    College football both promised and delivered the most exciting opening week in the history of the sport, resulting in tumultuous changes in both the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll and the Associated Press Top 25 published Tuesday afternoon...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 20 days ago 44,679 reads 265 comments

  2. 10 Most Lopsided Trades of the Past Decade

    The Minnesota Vikings filed a late submission for most lopsided trade of the decade. On Saturday, they sent a 2017 first-round pick and a conditional 2018 fourth-rounder to the Philadelphia Eagles for quarterback Sam Bradford...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 days ago 2,480 reads 0 comments

  3. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for September 2016 Ahead of UFC 203

    It's been a while, folks, but the Bleacher Report MMA rankings are back! It's been a hectic month-and-a-half, with a number of major events and a number of good fights going down across nearly every major promotion...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 11,929 reads 38 comments

  4. WWE Superstar Power Rankings Following Sept. 5 Raw

    Shake-ups in the WWE Universal Championship picture have given way to a new champion and an apparent babyface turn...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 21 days ago 33,325 reads 36 comments

  5. 5 of the Most Interesting Radio Messages from 2016 Italian Grand Prix

    For the first time in the 2016 Formula One season, Nico Rosberg looked like a broken man after qualifying for the Italian Grand Prix ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 21 days ago 3,438 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL's Top 28 over 28: Running Backs

    Age is a bigger factor for running backs than for just about any other position in the sport of football. The 30-year-old mark is basically a death sentence for tailbacks, as age typically ...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 21 days ago 21,756 reads 55 comments

  7. NFL Power Rankings Week 1: Latest 2016 Preseason Standings and Reaction

    The 2016 NFL season is right around the corner, which means it's time to assess everything we've learned over the past couple of months and take an early look at the league's pecking ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 45,665 reads 47 comments

  8. Gennady Golovkin vs. Kell Brook: Biggest Storylines Surrounding the Undercard

    While Gennady Golovkin and Kell Brook headline the show at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday, there are plenty of other interesting stories set to play out on the undercard ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 21 days ago 3,122 reads 8 comments

  9. Chris Simms' All-22 Team, Pre-Regular-Season Kickoff

    It's been a fun four weeks of exhibition ball. But if you're like me—or any player who's laced 'em up, past or present—you're looking forward to seeing who steps in when the games start counting...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 21 days ago 52,986 reads 72 comments

  10. Ranking the New York Islanders' Top 10 Prospects Entering 2016-17

    The New York Islanders have continued to emphasize the draft in recent years, even as their on-ice fortunes have trended upward. As a result, the team remains well-stocked with quality prospects even now that it is winning more NHL games...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 21 days ago 6,132 reads 20 comments

  11. NFL Head Coach Power Rankings Entering the 2016 Regular Season

    A coach's job is to put each player on the roster in a position to succeed. The execution is far more difficult, though. The NFL is the peak of the profession...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 21 days ago 86,668 reads 228 comments

  12. College Football Rankings 2016: Bleacher Report's Week 2 Top 25

    Pretty, pretty, pretty good start to the 2016 college football season, huh? What was billed by many as the best opening week of competition ever didn't fail to live up to the hype, with great games from the Thursday openers to Monday's finale...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report College Football Staff about 21 days ago 350,150 reads 394 comments

  13. College Football's All-Week 1 First Team: Top Performers at Every Position

    Week 1 of the 2016 college football season showcased a handful of top players putting up massive numbers, but several unknown talents opened with brilliant stat lines, too...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 21 days ago 56,310 reads 146 comments

  14. Ranking the Most Drastic Offseason Makeovers Ahead of the 2016-17 CBB Season

    With Jamal Murray, Tyler Ulis and Skal Labissiere all declaring for the 2016 NBA draft, Kentucky is facing one of the biggest offseason roster transformations in men's college basketball for 2016-17...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 21 days ago 6,036 reads 1 comments

  15. Winners and Losers from the 2016 Deutsche Bank Championship

    "Things can turn around quickly in this game," Rory McIlroy told Golf Channel (via Reuters ) after his final-round six-under 65 to win the Deutsche Bank Championship. Indeed they can...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 21 days ago 4,992 reads 0 comments

  16. 11 Hilarious Athlete-on-Athlete Jokes

    Are Michael and Martellus Bennett the most hilarious athletes in sports? When it comes to poking fun at other athletes, the NFL brothers just might be...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 21 days ago 2,851 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand with 4 Weeks to Go

    When September rolls around, it means rosters have expanded and we're now less than a month away from the start of the 2016 MLB postseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 22 days ago 97,065 reads 260 comments

  18. MLS Team of the Week: Chicago Fire Trio Impress in Shortened Week 26

    Major League Soccer presented us with a limited slate of five matches on Saturday during the international break...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 22 days ago 190 reads 0 comments

  19. Ranking the 5 Greatest Upset Wins by British Boxers in World-Title Fights

    September sees two world champions from Britain take on the biggest challenges of their careers to date. On Saturday, welterweight Kell Brook steps up to the plate—and moves ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 22 days ago 4,067 reads 8 comments

  20. Formula 1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Lance Stroll to Williams, McLaren-Honda, More

    The Italian Grand Prix was one of those weekends when the racing got in the way of the rumours in the Formula One paddock...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 22 days ago 4,044 reads 4 comments

  21. US Open: Bold Predictions for the 2nd Week

    The second week of the 2016 U.S. Open is ready for clashes of titans, as tennis fans will see if Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams can continue to win majors as usual or if Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber can chase down their dreams of the No...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 22 days ago 5,675 reads 23 comments

  22. NBA Counterparts for College Basketball's Top Small Forwards

    Out on the wing is where you often find the most athletic players in basketball, both in college and in the pros...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 22 days ago 20,587 reads 42 comments

  23. NFL Power Rankings: Chris Simms' Week 1 Rankings

    Let’s make one thing clear before you dive too deep into my Week 1 power rankings. The NFL is a win-now league. And this is a win-now list. It’s not where I predict where your team will end up by the time the 2016 season...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 22 days ago 251,664 reads 322 comments

  24. NASCAR at Darlington 2016: Winners and Losers from the Bojangles' Southern 500

    Martin Truex Jr. only led 28, but it wasn’t the sheer number of laps led that mattered in the Bojangles’ Southern 500, it was the timing of them on NASCAR’s Throwback Weekend...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 22 days ago 699 reads 0 comments

  25. US Open 2016: Best and Worst Dressed in New York

    Serena Williams evoked Wonder Woman when describing to reporters the superhero-looking outfit she wore at the 2016 U.S. Open...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 22 days ago 5,457 reads 3 comments