1. MLB Playoff Picture: How Each Contender Can Win the World Series

    As August comes to a close and September draws near, playoff baseball is just on the horizon. The dog days of August have separated contenders from the pack, obliterated the pretenders back to earth and created some interesting playoff races...

    Daniel Ferrara Written by Daniel Ferrara about 7 days ago 47,069 reads 158 comments

  2. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of August 17

    The buzz created by WWE 's preparations for SummerSlam led to an odd, entertaining assortment of social media tidbits. Brock Lesnar 's trip to ESPN headquarters resulted in a viral video starring NFL Hall of Famer Cris Carter and others.

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 7 days ago 3,338 reads 10 comments

  3. 2015 High School Games Featuring Must-See Recruit Matchups

    The 2015 high school football season starts across America in upcoming weeks. Most programs begin competition by Labor Day weekend, embarking on long journeys in search of state championships...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 7 days ago 36,581 reads 28 comments

  4. When Teammates Attack: The Most Serious Intrasquad Fights

    Sports are hell of competitive—and not just between opposing teams, as we've seen instances over the years where guys wearing the same colors have battles that are just as fierce...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 14,850 reads 10 comments

  5. 5 Best Ways to Use Jabrill Peppers on Offense

    Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh is considering using Jabrill Peppers in all three facets of the game, and the sophomore could bring much-needed versatility to the Wolverines offense...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 7 days ago 3,874 reads 3 comments

  6. 7 Most Frustrating Things About Being a Chelsea Fan Right Now

    The mood has changed at Chelsea this week. With the capture of Baba Rahman and Pedro, Chelsea's poor start to the season has been given the jolt it needed...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 28,709 reads 56 comments

  7. 7 Arsenal Players of Last 10 Years Who Never Won over the Fans

    Try as they might, some players can never quite seem to win the love of the fans. It might be due to a lack of ability, a dubious attitude or some other factor, but the chemistry between player and supporters is never quite right...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 7 days ago 37,337 reads 68 comments

  8. 2016 All-NFL Draft Team, Preseason Edition

    Although the 2015 NFL season has yet to begin, scouting departments throughout the league are already looking ahead to the 2016 NFL draft and identifying the best prospects at each ...

    Dan Hope Written by Dan Hope about 7 days ago 168,249 reads 148 comments

  9. B/R CFB 250: Top 24 Defensive Ends

    Bleacher Report's CFB 250 is an annual ranking of the best players in college football, regardless of NFL potential...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report College Football Staff about 7 days ago 67,238 reads 284 comments

  10. Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Bale, Pogba, De Bruyne and Mane

    With just over a week to go until the closure of the transfer window around Europe, we look once more at the biggest rumours doing the rounds as teams try to add one more piece to the jigsaw for the season ahead...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 7 days ago 79,208 reads 155 comments

  11. 7 Most Frustrating Things About Being a Liverpool Fan Right Now

    With two wins from two and no goals conceded so far in the Premier League, the 2015/16 season is looking bright for Liverpool and their loyal supporters. But there remains much to be frustrated about on Merseyside...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 7 days ago 26,771 reads 53 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Players with Most to Prove in 2nd Preseason Game

    For the Oakland Raiders, the preseason opener was an opportunity for everyone to get their feet wet. The starters saw some time, but not much. After that, everyone one else in uniform had some opportunities to try to make a good impression...

    Brian Flores Written by Brian Flores about 7 days ago 3,000 reads 3 comments

  13. Real Madrid: Player-by-Player Guide to Their 2015/16 Liga Squad

    Second in La Liga, beaten semi-finalists in the Champions League and losing in the last 16 of the Copa Del Rey—it's safe to say that 2014/15 wasn't a vintage year in the storied history of Real Madrid ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 7 days ago 18,446 reads 28 comments

  14. France vs. England: 5 Key Battles in International Match

    England travel to Paris for their second rubber against France as both sets of players scramble for places in their respective World Cup squads...

    Danny Coyle Written by Danny Coyle about 7 days ago 1,701 reads 0 comments

  15. San Francisco 49ers: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Preseason

    The San Francisco 49ers ’ new coaching staff is much more cautious with its players than the previous coaching staff—that’s one thing we’ve learned through Week 2 of the preseason...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 days ago 22,216 reads 33 comments

  16. NFL Preseason Week 2: Key Players to Watch

    Week 2 of the NFL preseason is upon us with a full gamut of games slated to cleanse the palate of NFL fans. Who doesn't want to see Peyton Manning and Sam Bradford make their preseason debuts or the No...

    John Lund Written by John Lund about 8 days ago 8,236 reads 35 comments

  17. Ranking the Top 10 Boxers in the Middleweight Division

    Boxing ’s middleweight division, arguably the second-most-important weight class historically behind heavyweight, has a slew of interesting divisional matchups on the horizon...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 8 days ago 11,240 reads 37 comments

  18. Ranking the Most Drastic Offseason Makeovers Ahead of the 2015-16 CBB Season

    In college basketball, it's almost impossible to avoid drastic roster changes on an annual basis. Such is the nature of a sport with four-year max contracts where the best players often leave after one season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 days ago 39,490 reads 62 comments

  19. College Football's Best Value Bets for 2015 Heisman Trophy

    A shrewd bettor looks for value, and this certainly comes into play with the Heisman Trophy race. The trouble is, all the offseason hype lauded on top contenders has caused their odds to shrink significantly...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 days ago 33,398 reads 117 comments

  20. SEC Football: Biggest Remaining Position Battles in Fall Camp

    Here we are, two weeks from the start of the college football season, and several key position battles around the SEC are still unsettled...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 8 days ago 17,939 reads 109 comments

  21. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for August 20

    On a night where jobbers fell to their opponents in a hurry, the WWE NXT prospects didn't get much of a chance to showcase their skills...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 8 days ago 6,132 reads 13 comments

  22. The Best College Football Game of Every Week of 2015 Season

    With so many teams and so few places in the national title picture, college football has high-stakes games seemingly every single week...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 8 days ago 10,058 reads 49 comments

  23. The Highs and Lows of Sports Hazing

    What exactly is sports hazing, you ask? In this case, it's not only subjecting a rookie to team initiations. It's also throwing shade, making fun of or ridiculing someone. Hazing here really just means giving somebody a hard time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 days ago 13,555 reads 7 comments

  24. NHL Players Most Likely to Have Sophomore Slumps in 2015-16

    It's a challenge for NHL players to establish themselves in their rookie seasons. For some, it's an even bigger test to build upon their impressive debuts. Over the years, a number of NHL players have slumped during their sophomore campaigns...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 8 days ago 25,095 reads 70 comments

  25. WWE SummerSlam 2015: 7 Forgotten Undercard Classics from Event's History

    For the first time, Sunday's WWE SummerSlam 2015 pay-per-view will be four hours in length, thus allowing each of the advertised matchups to go longer than usual...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 8 days ago 11,817 reads 10 comments