1. Everything You Need to Know About NFL Draft Prospect Jameis Winston

    He's a can't-miss, blue-chip prospect entering a league that's never been hungrier for signal-calling talent. He's about to become the face and foundation of an NFL franchise...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 8 hours ago 5,233 reads 65 comments

  2. How Eric Ebron Can Become the Next Big Thing at TE in 2015

    Eric Ebron was supposed to be the offensive weapon that put the Lions over the top. The 6'4", 265-pound rookie is a rare mix of size, speed and athleticism...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 day ago 23,239 reads 110 comments

  3. Where Have All the Quarterbacks Gone?

    The NFL has never been hungrier for good quarterbacks. While the few lucky teams with quality signal-callers make deep playoff runs again and again, the desperate rest of the ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 days ago 97,769 reads 185 comments

  4. Why Has the NFL Finally Started Embracing the Art of Trading Players?

    In the span of about two weeks, 15 NFL players with a combined 24 Pro Bowl berths were swapped around 10 different NFL rosters. This March been the wildest month of trades in the last 20 years, and it isn't even over...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 10 days ago 75,426 reads 120 comments

  5. Breaking Down Every Proposed Rule Change for the NFL

    BOR-RING. Boring, boring, boring. Nobody's got time to read about a bunch of hogwash legalese mumbo-jumbo...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 12 days ago 50,619 reads 128 comments

  6. Raiders Give Trent Richardson His Last NFL Chance, but Can He Capitalize?

    Trent Richardson was bulletproof. He was a can't-miss, surefire prospect. A turnkey Hall of Famer. During the 2012 draft cycle, Bleacher Report NFL draft lead writer Matt ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 13 days ago 54,523 reads 203 comments

  7. How Sean Payton, Saints Can Get the Most out of C.J. Spiller

    C.J. Spiller is an explosive, dynamic, game-breaking back. At least, he was . It was his incredible explosion that vaulted him up to the top of the draft, when the Bills took him No...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 13 days ago 15,092 reads 22 comments

  8. Nick Fairley Signing Gives Rams Deepest, Scariest D-Line, but Will It Matter?

    Nick Fairley was Cam Newton 's defensive counterpart at Auburn. In Detroit, Fairley was Ndamukong Suh 's partner in crime. Now, in St...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 17 days ago 42,103 reads 120 comments

  9. 2015 NFL Free-Agent Signings: Ranking the Top 50 Adds from 1st Week

    The NFL free-agency seismograph is still rattling with aftershocks. The Tuesday afternoon transactionquake had Pro Bowlers criss-crossing the continent in a matter of minutes and record-breaking money falling from the sky...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 18 days ago 419,773 reads 433 comments

  10. New-Look 49ers Offense Takes Shape with Addition of Deep Threat Torrey Smith

    Jim Harbaugh is gone. Greg Roman is gone. Frank Gore and Mike Iupati are gone, per Chris Wesseling of NFL.com and Kent Somers of The Arizona Republic , and Michael Crabtree has one foot out the door...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 20 days ago 27,244 reads 108 comments

  11. Patrick Willis' Shock Retirement Marks Official End of Jim Harbaugh-Era 49ers

    When NFL superstars retire unexpectedly, you can feel the collective gasp. It's the gasp you hear when one team fumbles and the ball lies unprotected on the turf...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 21 days ago 150,524 reads 285 comments

  12. Is CB Byron Maxwell Worth Top Dollar on 2015 Free-Agent Market?

    Byron Maxwell is the top cornerback available in free agency right now. He's listed at 6'1", 207 pounds, he's got speed and athleticism and plays aggressive man coverage with strength and physicality...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 24 days ago 33,908 reads 154 comments

  13. Bills' Trash, Eagles' Treasure: Why Kiko Alonso Is Just What Philadelphia Needed

    The Eagles would have taken just about anyone in return for running back LeSean McCoy, according to Bleacher Report's Michael Schottey . If you ask the Pro Football Writers of America , the Eagles got the 2013 Defensive Rookie of the Year...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 26 days ago 42,651 reads 104 comments

  14. Is Ndamukong Suh Really Worth a King's Ransom in Free Agency?

    He was a perfect draft prospect. He was named first-team All-Pro as a rookie. If he's not the best defensive player in the NFL , he's one of a small handful at the top. Ndamukong Suh wants to be paid a king's ransom...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 27 days ago 34,101 reads 102 comments

  15. Cowboys Playing Offseason Perfectly by Tagging Dez, Letting Murray Test Market

    When the Dallas Cowboys win the Super Bowl, Jerry Jones has said he wants the credit. Fellow media types might want to start workshopping those headlines (and apologies) now, because ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 28 days ago 40,960 reads 63 comments

  16. What Can We Expect from Adrian Peterson in Potential Return to the NFL?

    Adrian Peterson is a Minnesota Viking again...soon, probably. Judge David Doty ruled in favor of Peterson and the NFLPA on Thursday, vacating his suspension...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 36,929 reads 136 comments

  17. How Good Is Julius Thomas, and How Much Is That Worth?

    Just about anyone paying close attention to the Denver Broncos figured he'll be racking up touchdowns in some other uniform come 2015. Now, it's all but official...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 40,139 reads 125 comments

  18. Impatient NFL Franchises Must Start Developing Quarterbacks Again

    They used to say if you have two quarterbacks, you don't have one. Now, if you don't have one quarterback, you're fired. Gil Brandt of NFL.com 's list of the top three draft needs for all 32 teams cites a quarterback for eight franchises...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 38,731 reads 120 comments

  19. Byron Jones' Incredible Combine Performance Poses More Questions Than Answers

    What if an NFL draft prospect ran a 3.99-second 40-yard dash? Or put up 52 reps on the bench press? That's essentially what UConn cornerback Byron Jones did at the NFL Scouting Combine, when he set his feet and broad-jumped an astounding 12'3"...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 62,073 reads 43 comments

  20. Randy Gregory's Size Concerns a Real Issue Heading into NFL Draft

    Nebraska pass-rusher Randy Gregory came into the NFL Scouting Combine needing to show he'd put on a little weight...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 38,177 reads 54 comments

  21. Are NFL Athletes Playing a Dangerous Game with Too-Fast ACL Returns?

    On Dec. 24, 2011, Adrian Peterson picked up a dusty, dog-eared book. "How to Recover from a Torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament," the cover read. He flipped through the first few pages, shook his head and set the thing on fire...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 13,419 reads 35 comments

  22. Larry Fitzgerald Extension Sets Super Bowl Expectations for Arizona Cardinals

    By re-signing superstar wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald , rather than release him to avoid some of his $23.6 million cap hit, the Arizona Cardinals are sending a clear message to the rest of the NFL : They're here to stay...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 6,589 reads 57 comments

  23. 2015 Offseason Advice for Every NFL Team

    Every NFL season, 31 teams go home failures. Even the Super Bowl XLIX champion New England Patriots are already working on next season's campaign—despite its all-but-certain fate...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 159,524 reads 246 comments

  24. Pro Bowl Defensive End Greg Hardy Is a Free Man, and About to Be a Free Agent

    Greg Hardy is a free man. Forget, if you can, the harrowing details of his alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend, Nicole Holder. Forget, if you can, that a judge found him guilty before his case went to a jury trial...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 21,350 reads 74 comments

  25. NFL Free Agents 2015: Stay or Go for Top Free-Agent Names

    The empty liquor bottles have been Gronk-spiked. The duck boats have been put back in winter storage. New England Patriots fans will carry the warm memories of their first Super Bowl ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 249,375 reads 358 comments