1. Elite College Basketball Freshmen Most Likely to Stay for Multiple Seasons

    No one in his or her right mind expects Marvin Bagley III or Michael Porter Jr. to play more than one season of college basketball, but there are always a bunch of 5-star freshmen who come back for a sophomore year...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 9 days ago 30,701 reads 0 comments

  2. NFL Power Rankings Week 2: Latest 2017 Standings and Reaction for All 32 Teams

    Aside from the Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers who took a Week 1 bye due to Hurricane Irma, every team made their first impression on the 2017 season. Week 1 brought injuries, optimism for teams on the fence and a quarterback controversy...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 9 days ago 19,566 reads 0 comments

  3. European Club Rankings After September 8-11 Matches

    Domestic football resumed this past weekend and did so in explosive fashion. Top teams met one another across the continent and produced some remarkable spectacles; any fixture ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 days ago 37,874 reads 0 comments

  4. Sidekicks Wanted: Who Will Emerge to Support Solo NBA Stars?

    The modern NBA is built on individual stars. They have signature shoes, cultivated social media presences and #brands. They are singular, and we glorify their late-game takeovers...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 days ago 44,225 reads 0 comments

  5. 10 Best Workout Songs: Pump Up Your Gym Music Playlist

    You know that feeling you get when the perfect song pops up on your workout playlist ? It's a shot of pure adrenaline—exactly what you need down the stretch of a tough workout...

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  6. WWE No Mercy: Ranking the 5 Greatest Performers in PPV's History

    The SmackDown Six thrilled at WWE No Mercy time and time again. The pay-pay-view's history largely coincided with the rise of Kurt Angle , Edge, Chris Benoit and Rey Mysterio...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 10 days ago 5,488 reads 0 comments

  7. Every Top NBA Rookie's Rookie of the Year Case for 2017-18

    The 2018 NBA Rookie of the Year race is going to be wildly competitive. Every top-10 pick possesses the talent to win the award, so the race may come down to those who have big roles to fill or contribute meaningful production to a winning team...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 10 days ago 41,308 reads 0 comments

  8. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 2?

    Week 1 of the NFL season is tough; I don't care how impressive your team is. Even after the preseason, teams aren't sure what they are. They're even less sure what their opponent is going to be...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 10 days ago 408,741 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL Power Rankings Week 2: Predicting Post-Monday Night Football Standings

    We'll cap NFL Week 1 with a doubleheader on Monday Night Football , with two intriguing matchups to conclude regular-season openers...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 days ago 5,141 reads 0 comments

  10. 2018 NFL Draft: Draft Implications from College Football Week 2

    Did you overreact to Week 1 of the 2017 college football season? If so, don't worry; NFL scouts and analysts do as well. With another week of games, those scouts and analysts can learn more about the players eligible for the 2018 draft...

    Matt  Miller Written by Matt Miller about 10 days ago 26,896 reads 0 comments

  11. Ranking 10 Most Improved Players in La Liga This Season

    We're only a few short weeks into the new season in La Liga , but already a slew of players have made their presences felt, having struggled for form or even relevance last season...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 10 days ago 7,014 reads 0 comments

  12. Monday Morning Digest: Great Defenses, Indefensible Quarterbacks

    You may have expected Scott Tolzien , Tom Savage and Josh McCown to stink in Week 1, though not quite as badly as they did...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 10 days ago 412,329 reads 0 comments

  13. From Duds to Studs: NBA Sophomores Ready to Break Out

    NBA rookies typically struggle as they adjust to play at the sport's highest level. The game is that much faster, requires significantly more discipline and can punish players for even the tiniest of mistakes...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 days ago 73,601 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL Power Rankings: Initial Post Sunday Breakdown Ahead of Week 2

    Thursday's regular-season opener and Sunday's slate provided an initial glimpse at 26 teams in action. It's typical to overreact to the first game after going seven months without consequential football...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 days ago 12,787 reads 0 comments

  15. Winners and Losers of Washington Redskins' Week 1 Performance

    Kirk Cousins and his primary new receiver both flopped during the Washington Redskins ' 2017 season-opening loss to the Philadelphia Eagles at FedExField on Sunday...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 10 days ago 15,957 reads 0 comments

  16. College Football's All-Week 2 First Team: Top Performers at Every Position

    Week 2 of the 2017 college football season centered around four huge battles between ranked opponents, but candidates for Bleacher Report's All-Week team came from all over the 71-game slate...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 days ago 14,365 reads 0 comments

  17. NCAA Football Rankings 2017: Hits and Misses from Week 3 Polls

    A weekend packed with clashes between ranked opponents did not disappoint, with the four matchups between ranked teams decided by just a combined 42 points. Now comes the tangible aftermath: How those results affected the polls...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 11 days ago 29,821 reads 0 comments

  18. WWE No Mercy 2017: Ranking Every Card in PPV's History

    WWE No Mercy 2017 on Sept. 24 will be the 13th installment in the event's illustrious history, and with what's on tap between Brock Lesnar vs. Braun Strowman and John Cena vs. Roman Reigns, it could be among the best yet...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 11 days ago 20,292 reads 0 comments

  19. College Football Rankings 2017: Bleacher Report's Week 3 Top 25

    There's a lot of college football left to be played in the next three months, but Oklahoma, Clemson, USC and Georgia made huge statements with Week 2 victories over ranked opponents...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 days ago 76,518 reads 0 comments

  20. Dolph Ziggler and 5 WWE Stars Who Have Tried the Parody Gimmick

    Dolph Ziggler is having a midlife crisis before our eyes and calling it a gimmick, as the once-promising world championship contender has appropriated several popular gimmicks for an attempt at satire...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 12 days ago 37,374 reads 0 comments

  21. 7 Dream Opponents for Asuka on WWE's Main Roster

    Following an unfortunate arm injury, Asuka formally relinquished the NXT Women's Championship on Wednesday's episode of NXT...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 12 days ago 16,572 reads 0 comments

  22. 10 Games That Proved Why Luka Modric Is the Midfield Maestro

    Luka Modric turned 32 on Saturday, a reminder to Real Madrid fans that while he continues to dominate and control games both in La Liga and further afield, the regeneration of the side has to continue...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 12 days ago 8,046 reads 0 comments

  23. Breaking Down WWE's Most Controversial, Shocking Stories for the Week of Sept. 8

    Global Force Wrestling is back in the news, which can't be a good thing and really it's not. With so many cooks in the kitchen both on and off the camera, it seemed like only a matter ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 13 days ago 1,388 reads 0 comments

  24. WWE No Mercy 2017: Titles Most Likely to Change Hands at Event

    A king is poised to lose his crown at WWE No Mercy 2017. Neville has been the undisputed star of the cruiserweight division all year, but he could soon be passed over for a loudmouth armed with a bevy of catchphrases...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 13 days ago 23,822 reads 0 comments

  25. Elias Samson and the Stars Who Have Been Better on WWE's Main Roster Than in NXT

    It's fairly common for wrestlers from NXT to arrive on the WWE main roster and not only feel less special but also fail to meet the lofty expectations of fans following their remarkable run down in a developmental...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 13 days ago 28,473 reads 0 comments