1. 10 Sports Stars Who Deserve a Better Supporting Cast

    In a bizarre paradox, individual sports stars are revered based on team success. When Peyton Manning regularly carried the Indianapolis Colts to the playoffs, the quarterback received scorn for not winning a title every year...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 30 days ago 9,980 reads 27 comments

  2. MLS Player Rankings: BWP Remains on Top; Finlay, Mullins Surge Up List

    In a league full of in-form strikers, Bradley Wright-Phillips has been able to fend off all challengers to his top spot in the Bleacher Report MLS Player Rankings...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 1,696 reads 5 comments

  3. Ranking the Best In-Conference Rivalries in College Basketball of All Time

    When it comes to conference rivalries in men's college basketball, every metric and eyeball can tell you it doesn't get any better than Duke vs. North Carolina. Before you start clamoring for Kentucky vs...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 541 reads 0 comments

  4. The 5 Arsenal Players Who Could Leave Before the End of the Transfer Window

    Arsenal ’s incoming transfer business appears to be close to completion. Having secured deals for Granit Xhaka, Takuma Asano and Rob Holding, they have landed Lucas Perez ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 14,157 reads 26 comments

  5. NFL Teams That Protect Their Home Turfs Best

    There's nothing quite like playing at home in the National Football League. Familiar surroundings, supportive fans and a comfortable atmosphere all contribute to that wonderful entity known as home-field advantage...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 month ago 16,290 reads 80 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Free Agency: An Early Primer on Next Year's Class

    There are no premature NBA free-agency conversations, only people who hate fun. A second salary-cap spike in 2017-18 promises to send the league for another whirl...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 54,430 reads 64 comments

  7. Bleacher Report's Official 2016 College Football Preseason Top 25 Poll

    You've seen the rest; now it's time for the best. Preseason college football poll, that is. Bleacher Report lives and breathes college football, following the sport year-round with wall-to-wall coverage that's not just limited to the regular season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report College Football Staff about 1 month ago 58,698 reads 118 comments

  8. Italian Grand Prix 2016: 5 Bold Predictions for Monza Race

    The 14th round of the 2016 Formula One season will take place at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Monza, where Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will recommence their fight for the world championship...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 1 month ago 3,983 reads 3 comments

  9. NFL Power Rankings 2016: Examining Pecking Order After Week 3 of Preseason

    The third week of the NFL preseason is typically considered the most important, as many teams give their starting units an extended look before resting players in Week 4...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 1 month ago 9,668 reads 3 comments

  10. Bleacher Report's Preseason Week 3 NFL Awards

    Each team had walls during Week 3 of the NFL preseason. How the franchises and players handled them showed where they are as we approach Sept. 8, when wins and losses start to matter...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 1 month ago 11,011 reads 44 comments

  11. Ranking the Most Impressive Preseason Performers So Far

    With three weeks of NFL preseason samples to go on, we have been able to study first- and second-string players who look to make an impact on their respective franchises in 2016...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 1 month ago 29,869 reads 34 comments

  12. NHL Stars Who Could Be Even Better in the 2016-17 Season

    No matter how successful they are, pro athletes can't afford to be complacent about their accomplishments. It doesn't take long before an achievement gets filed as part of the past...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 18,832 reads 53 comments

  13. Ranking the Most Promising Young Fighters in Boxing Today

    At 23 years of age, Felix Verdejo is poised to become Puerto Rico's next boxing star, and Japan's Naoya Inoue is already a pound-for-pound star...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 3,004 reads 10 comments

  14. 10 Teams It's Cool to Cheer for Now

    It's cool to cheer for…the New York Yankees? Sure, and this is also The Twilight Zone . But really, things are shaking up all over sports in 2016...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 45,555 reads 100 comments

  15. 8 Rebuilds That Are Destined to Fail

    Rebuilding a pro sporting franchise isn't the easiest thing in the world. Hopping into Madden or FIFA exaggerates how easy it is to take a team from the depths and raise it to a contender...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 8,117 reads 13 comments

  16. SEC Football: Bold Predictions for 2016 Season

    After a long, twisting and often tumultuous offseason, we can finally say it. Game week is here. Because of that, it's time to go on the record with some bold predictions that are sure to happen during the 2016 SEC football season...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 1 month ago 27,095 reads 231 comments

  17. FedEx Cup Standings 2016: Updated Rankings Following Barclays Tournament

    Patrick Reed announced his presence on the PGA Tour a few years ago, when he called himself a top-five player in an infamous 2014 interview ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 1,216 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand with 5 Weeks to Go

    The push for the MLB playoffs is now in full swing with roughly five weeks remaining in the regular season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 75,676 reads 192 comments

  19. MLS Team of the Week: Mullins, Nyarko Shine in D.C.'s Blowout Win in Week 25

    The latest twists and turns of the always unexpected Major League Soccer regular season were created by some unlikely characters in Week 25. D.C...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 1,111 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Preseason Week 4?

    Well, we've gotten the best look at each NFL team we're going to get before Week 1. Last week's "dress rehearsals" featured the most extensive playing time starters will see this preseason...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 126,044 reads 175 comments

  21. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton and More

    The Belgian Grand Prix was a golden opportunity for Nico Rosberg to regain the initiative in the 2016 Formula One title race...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 1 month ago 5,248 reads 5 comments

  22. Golden Shoe 2016-17: Top Goalscorers in Europe, Updated Standings on August 29

    Stars from the continent’s top five leagues may be playing catch-up in pursuit of the European Golden Shoe, but Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski showed his razor-sharp instincts in front of goal in Week 1 of the Bundesliga ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 2,691 reads 12 comments

  23. Predicting the 2016-17 ACC College Basketball Standings

    Though North Carolina and Virginia are both legitimate candidates to win the men's college basketball national championship in 2017, the Duke Blue Devils are the clear favorites to win the ACC regular-season title...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 15,808 reads 19 comments

  24. US Open 2016: 10 Bold Predictions at Flushing Meadows

    The 2016 U.S. Open looks to be a battleground for the growing rivalry between world No. 1 Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, but several other stars on the men’s and women’s tours have the talent to make history...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 month ago 5,915 reads 6 comments