1. Cam Newton Is Great, but He Still Falls Short of Greatness

    Just minutes after the greatest disappointment of his professional career, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton disappointed football fans everywhere...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 hours ago 94,120 reads 537 comments

  2. Super Bowl 50 Predictions: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    This is why we do what we do. This is why players play, coaches coach and fans cheer. This is why television networks pay billions, advertisers pay millions and fans pay thousands...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 4 days ago 147,129 reads 290 comments

  3. The Evolution of the Super Bowl over 50 Years

    The Super Bowl is the biggest event in American sports culture. It might even be the biggest event in American culture, period...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 5 days ago 67,162 reads 68 comments

  4. Super Bowl Media Day 2016: Live Reaction, Interviews and Highlights for Broncos

    It's Super Bowl Opening Night! On the 50th anniversary of American sports' biggest event, what used to be a pack of dull writer types in a hotel ballroom will now be a red-carpet-ish media free-for-all...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 7 days ago 23,800 reads 78 comments

  5. NFL Playoff Predictions: Bleacher Report's Conference Championship Projections

    It's the penultimate weekend of the 2015 NFL season, the second-to-last taste of competitive NFL football we'll get until next August...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 19 days ago 128,237 reads 294 comments

  6. Lions GM Bob Quinn's First Big Decision, Retaining Jim Caldwell, Is Right Call

    New Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn just retained the head coach of a 2014 playoff team that lost seven of its first eight games in 2015—and he was right to do it...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 24 days ago 56,963 reads 109 comments

  7. NFL Playoff Predictions: Bleacher Report's Consensus Divisional Projections

    All the cards are on the table. Everybody's all-in. Eight teams are still alive for the NFL championship, and all of them will be playing for their lives this weekend. There's nowhere to run, nowhere to hide...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 26 days ago 170,739 reads 269 comments

  8. A Little Luck and a Lot of Russell Wilson Magic Keep Seahawks Alive

    Everyone watching Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh line up for what would have been the game-winning chip-shot field goal thought the Seattle Seahawks were about to be frozen out of the playoffs—everyone, that is, except the Seahawks...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 29 days ago 32,469 reads 392 comments

  9. NFL Wild Card Predictions: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    Nothing matters in the NFL playoffs but being the best. For 17 weeks, our NFL experts have projected the week's sleepers, over/under propositions and other little oddities of that nature...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 164,701 reads 357 comments

  10. Buccaneers' Shocking Firing of Lovie Smith Pushes Them All-In on Jameis Winston

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers ' firing of Lovie Smith made absolutely no sense—except, of course, it was the only rational move they could make...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 253,982 reads 278 comments

  11. Colts Make Puzzling Decision to Keep Regime Intact After Disappointing Season

    After Chuck Pagano 's Indianapolis Colts finished 11-5 and made the AFC Championship Game last year, general manager Ryan Grigson pushed all-in to give Pagano a championship-caliber roster...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 58,126 reads 154 comments

  12. New Year, New Coach, Same Old Jets: New York Still Not Good Enough in Packed AFC

    The New York Jets lost their season-defining game against the Buffalo Bills  on Sunday long before Ryan Fitzpatrick threw his third interception of the day...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 25,430 reads 224 comments

  13. NFL Predictions Week 17: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    How can the 2015 regular season be over? It feels like it just started, and yet here we are: It's the final week, and of course our experts have brought their expertise...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 63,512 reads 100 comments

  14. Brock Osweiler Stands Tall, Puts Denver Broncos in Thick of Title Hunt

    All the Denver Broncos need to get back to the Super Bowl is a quarterback who can play like Brock Osweiler just played. They have a championship-caliber defense, elite pass-catching weapons and a versatile run game...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 63,861 reads 109 comments

  15. Patriots' Coin Toss Woes Least of Concerns for New England Heading into Playoffs

    Bill Belichick must be so mad he wants to kick something. A miscommunication between New England Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater and referee Clete Blakeman led ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 140,749 reads 140 comments

  16. NFL Predictions Week 16: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    It's the penultimate week of the NFL 's regular season—but as cool as the word penultimate sounds, it deeply undersells just how massive this week really is; it just means "second to last...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 134,510 reads 217 comments

  17. Jim Bob Cooter Has Matthew Stafford, Lions Offense Living Up to Potential

    This was how the Detroit Lions were supposed to work in 2015: Matthew Stafford with an almost flawless performance, the Lions' stable of tailbacks ripping off great plays on the ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 16,423 reads 66 comments

  18. Why the Panthers Need to Keep NFL MVP Cam Newton Playing

    Cam Newton led his Carolina Panthers on a drive that won the game as time expired, likely locking up the MVP and certainly knocking out the New York Giants ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 20,112 reads 82 comments

  19. NFL Predictions Week 15: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    This is it: do or die. The NFL 's Week 15 is already upon us, and eight teams have a chance to clinch a playoff something : a berth, a bye, home-field advantage. The scenarios and permutations are up on NFL...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 117,005 reads 301 comments

  20. Eli Manning, Odell Beckham Jr. Shine in MNF Win, Make Giants Playoff Sleeper

    Eli Manning had the best statistical game of his life. Odell Beckham Jr. proved he's as dynamic as any wideout's ever been...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 112,753 reads 341 comments

  21. Andy Dalton Injury Leaves AFC Playoff Race Wide-Open

    The Cincinnati Bengals lost a whole lot more than a critical football game on Sunday when quarterback Andy Dalton went out with a thumb injury; they may have lost the AFC's No...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 1 month ago 22,357 reads 116 comments

  22. NFL Predictions Week 14: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    This is it: the home stretch, the drive to the finish, the race to the wire, the burst to the bubble (or something like that)—Week 14 of the NFL season...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 141,670 reads 82 comments

  23. Cowboys' Playoff Hopes Remain Alive After Ugly MNF Win, but Will It Matter?

    The Dallas Cowboys played eight games without Tony Romo starting at quarterback, thinking every single time they only needed one win to keep their playoff hopes alive...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 59,266 reads 140 comments

  24. MVP Candidate Carson Palmer, Cardinals Stand Out in Playoff Crowd

    In an NFL weekend full of incredible upsets, overtime heroics and horrifying kicker #fail, one front-running title contender walked into a classic trap game and effortlessly took care of business...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 7,243 reads 97 comments

  25. NFL Predictions Week 13: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Projections

    It's unlucky number Week 13, and many NFL teams have already found out 2015 just wasn't their year. No clubs have officially been eliminated, but there are quite a few that clearly ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 2 months ago 105,909 reads 151 comments