1. SEC Football: Biggest Question Left for Each Team to Answer

    The 2015 college football season is quickly approaching with well under two months left until opening weekend...

    Sami  Harb Written by Sami Harb about 8 days ago 4,326 reads 42 comments

  2. 5 Biggest Questions Facing the San Francisco 49ers Coaching Staff in 2015

    You could make a lengthy list of questions facing the San Francisco 49ers , even if you limit the list to players only. NaVorro Bowman is a question mark after missing the 2014 season with a torn ACL and MCL...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 8 days ago 6,908 reads 8 comments

  3. Predicting the 2015-16 Big Ten College Basketball Standings

    When the 2015-16 men's college basketball regular season draws to a close, it's a safe bet that Maryland will be in first place in the Big Ten while Rutgers sits alone in dead last...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 days ago 33,204 reads 90 comments

  4. Harry Giles Decision: Ranking the Best Fits for 5-Star Power Forward

    Both 247Sports and ESPN.com evaluations ranked Harry Giles as the best player in the class of 2016. The sensational power forward trimmed his list of potential suitors down to ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 days ago 25,540 reads 67 comments

  5. Best- and Worst-Case NBA Comparisons for the Top 10 Picks in 2015-16

    Pro-player comparisons are intended to paint clearer projections for NBA prospects. To create these comparisons, we took everything possible into account, from a player's physical tools to his style of play, stats, strengths and weaknesses...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 days ago 211,695 reads 423 comments

  6. Re-Ranking the Top 50 Players After 2015 NBA Summer League

    The young kids all came out to play in Las Vegas, Orlando and Utah during the NBA 's summer-league action, but not every one of them managed to shine...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 days ago 122,013 reads 308 comments

  7. How Does Detroit Lions Coaching Staff Rank in the NFC North?

    Coaching can change everything. The Detroit Lions went from a middle-of-the-pack defense (23.5 points allowed per game in 2013) to a top-tier unit last year (17.6) with largely the same talent...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 8 days ago 7,110 reads 36 comments

  8. UCLA Football: Bruins' Biggest Position Battles Heading into Fall Camp

    There are four big position battles facing Jim Mora and the UCLA football team as fall camp approaches. Fortunately for Mora, the vast majority of the roster returns, with experience littered throughout the roster...

    Jason Fray Written by Jason Fray about 8 days ago 3,867 reads 3 comments

  9. Grades for Top NHL Free-Agent Signings from the 2014 Offseason After 1 Year

    It's been over a year since the top NHL unrestricted free agents of 2014 signed their respective new contracts...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 8 days ago 34,419 reads 85 comments

  10. All 30 MLB Teams' Nightmare Scenario at the 2015 Trade Deadline

    For some unlucky clubs, the 2015 MLB trade deadline on July 31 is bound to turn into a nightmare. Just look to the example of Billy Beane and his 2015 Oakland Athletics...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 8 days ago 166,619 reads 146 comments

  11. Predicting the Top Candidates for the 2015-16 Selke Trophy

    At the end of each season, the National Hockey League awards the Frank J. Selke Trophy to " the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game, as selected by the Professional Hockey Writers' Association," per NHL Public Relations ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 9 days ago 14,350 reads 70 comments

  12. Ranking the College Football Players Most Likely to Score 20 Touchdowns

    The college football landscape in 2015 will feature an array of dynamic athletes. Many of these talents have the ability to produce at high levels. Of course, a top determiner when it comes to production is the number of touchdowns one can accrue...

    Jason Fray Written by Jason Fray about 9 days ago 24,373 reads 70 comments

  13. LSU Football: Tigers' Most Important Players at Each Position

    LSU football will look to rely on its key players as the Tigers try to rebound from a disappointing season last year in 2014...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 9 days ago 5,319 reads 60 comments

  14. Ranking the Best 5th-Year Seniors in College Football in 2015

    With one of the main goals of every college football player being to get to the NFL, it's come to where the best of the best tend to spend as little time in school as necessary before setting off on a pro career...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 9 days ago 11,151 reads 35 comments

  15. MLS Power Rankings: Sporting Kansas City Still No. 1, New York Red Bulls Rise

    The MLS standings are a logjam after Week 20. The first to sixth-placed teams in the Western Conference are separated by just three points. The Eastern Conference is just as tight, with six points dividing second to sixth...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 9 days ago 9,955 reads 6 comments

  16. Oakland Raiders: Biggest Questions Left to Answer Before Start of Season

    The Oakland Raiders have gone through a tremendous overhaul this offseason. With a lot of new faces and a brand-new coaching staff, this team is much different—and much improved—from the one we saw last season...

    Brian Flores Written by Brian Flores about 9 days ago 20,031 reads 55 comments

  17. NFL Players Who Could Be Crossover Athletes

    One of the great things about watching the NFL is seeing human beings bend the rules of physics and physiology with impossible displays of athleticism...

    Jaime Oppenheim Written by Jaime Oppenheim about 9 days ago 46,262 reads 135 comments

  18. MLB Players Creating Identities as Clutch Performers

    For nearly two decades, the face of "clutch" in baseball was New York's Derek Jeter. Heck, one of his many nicknames—Captain Clutch—was built around his uncanny knack for coming through with a key hit when his team needed it the most...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 9 days ago 8,874 reads 60 comments

  19. Great Athletes You Should Know About: Part 1

    The media tend to forget about certain individuals. Blame that on the oversaturation of stars or what have you, but great athletes go unnoticed and it's not fair...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 9 days ago 22,653 reads 37 comments

  20. Top 2016 College Football Recruits with International Backgrounds

    Football may be America's game, but it continues to evolve into a global interest. The NFL and NCAA now play regular-season contests on multiple continents, while expansive media coverage ...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 9 days ago 8,615 reads 9 comments

  21. Manchester City vs. AS Roma: Lessons Learned from International Champions Cup

    Manchester City's first venture into the International Champions Cup ended in a penalty-shootout win against AS Roma, with Raheem Sterling netting on his debut...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 9 days ago 23,183 reads 39 comments

  22. B/R's MLB 20 for '20: Projecting Top 20 Corner Outfielders in 2020

    Baseball is a tough sport to predict on a daily basis, and it becomes exponentially more difficult to do so looking years into the future. But that's exactly what we're doing...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 46,645 reads 160 comments

  23. 6 Potential Breakout Players for Washington Redskins in 2015

    Coming off a 4-12 season, the Washington Redskins need breakout players. Fortunately, there's a half-dozen viable candidates to make the rest of the NFL pay attention in 2015...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 9 days ago 11,867 reads 7 comments

  24. Predicting Which 2015 NBA Draft Picks Will Become All-Stars

    Excitement and intrigue surround the newly minted 2015 NBA draft class, a group brimming with talent throughout the lottery and beyond...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 9 days ago 59,538 reads 200 comments

  25. The Best-Case Scenarios for Every MLB Team at the Trade Deadline

    Although it can't happen, every team wants to come out on top in a potential trade. Over the next few slides, we'll take a look at how each organization can make that happen...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 9 days ago 26,364 reads 34 comments