1. College Football Players on the Hot Seat in Week 9

    When push comes to shove, will these players get it done? This weekend's college football games feature a number of big-time matchups , ones that will go a long way toward determining ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 6,401 reads 11 comments

  2. Buying or Selling Every Top 10 Team as Playoff Championship Contender

    Just like how a shrewd investor has its stock broker's phone number on speed dial, college football fans should take frequent looks at how the top teams are faring as we inch closer toward the first-ever College Football Playoff...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 36,824 reads 307 comments

  3. College Football Picks: Week 9 Predictions for Every Game

    It's a relatively light week in college football, with only 48 games on the schedule between Thursday night and early Sunday morning. And at first glance it doesn't look like a particularly awe-inspiring slate, with only two games pitting ranked teams...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 187,189 reads 150 comments

  4. College Basketball Recruiting: High School Teams Loaded with Talent in 2014-15

    The college basketball stars of tomorrow will come from all over the country. Coaches have scoured gyms looking for that next great player to add to their roster...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 10,996 reads 10 comments

  5. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 9

    Eight weeks down, plenty to go. The 2014 college football season has reached the halfway point, with 83 FBS schools sporting .500 records or better...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 55,425 reads 63 comments

  6. Ranking the Top 20 Coach-Player Duos in College Basketball in 2014-15

    Every college basketball coach is only as good as his players. Schemes and set plays can only do so much; for a coach to be successful, he has to have talent and be able to work with that talent effectively...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 30,746 reads 37 comments

  7. College Football Rankings Week 9: B/R's Official Top 25

    And then there were three. And we don't just mean undefeated teams from the power conferences, but also schools fighting for the top spot in the Bleacher Report rankings after another great weekend of action...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 531,420 reads 650 comments

  8. St. Louis Cardinals vs. SF Giants Game 5: Live Score and NLCS Highlights

    Giants 6, Cardinals 3 — FINAL Travis Ishikawa's three-run home run with two out in the bottom of the ninth inning gave San Francisco the win in dramatic fashion, giving ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 44,346 reads 55 comments

  9. The 10 Most Uncoverable College Football Wide Receivers

    To the defensive backs lined up opposite these guys on Saturdays this fall, we have a message for you: good luck...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 22,921 reads 106 comments

  10. College Football Teams Who Can't Wait for the Season to End

    Are we done yet? You're not going to hear that question from most college football fans, not with how exciting and crazy the 2014 season has been to this point...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 15,777 reads 44 comments

  11. College Football Picks: Week 8 Predictions for Every Game

    Can you believe we're already in Week 8 of the 2014 college football season? Seems like just yesterday we were clamoring for that first slate of games, and now after a few straight weekends of amazing action, it's like the year is going by too fast...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 174,296 reads 113 comments

  12. 10 College Basketball Players Who Should Expect Statistical Regressions in 2014

    It's fair to assume that as college basketball players progress through their careers, their statistics will improve or at least hold steady. But that's not always the case, as a variety of circumstances can impact a player's numbers...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 12,850 reads 6 comments

  13. Midterm Grades for Every College Football Playoff Contender

    The final grade is what matters most, but midterms serve their purpose too. As we hit the halfway point of the 2014 college football season, it's a good time to evaluate how the game's highest-ranked teams have performed so far...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 44,060 reads 121 comments

  14. College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 8

    Another week, another round of major movement in the power rankings. With four more unbeaten teams losing for the first time and several matchups between highly-rated opponents during ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 157,432 reads 168 comments

  15. UNC Basketball: Predictions for Tar Heels' 2014-15 Team Awards

    With a little more than a month until North Carolina plays its season opener against North Carolina Central, it's time to weigh in on which players will have the biggest impact on how the upcoming year plays out...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 2,297 reads 2 comments

  16. Ranking the 20 Most Fundamentally Sound Players in College Basketball

    In any activity, the fundamentals are the basic skills and concepts that serve as the central core of what is trying to be accomplished. Be good at those, and the rest is basically gravy...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 40,159 reads 39 comments

  17. College Football Rankings Week 8: B/R's Official Top 25

    So it wasn't to the level of madness that we saw last week, but Week 7 wasn't too shabby either. And after all that craziness, having a Saturday with a little more stability was refreshing...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 200,186 reads 507 comments

  18. NCAA Basketball Recruiting: Latest Buzz on Top Uncommitted Players in 2015 Class

    The 2015 college basketball recruiting trail had a major player pull off the road Thursday and set up camp for next year with the news that 5-star prospect Henry Ellenson had committed to Marquette ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 44,000 reads 11 comments

  19. How Pac-12 South Compares to SEC West Division

    It has more ranked teams than unranked ones. It features a previously ranked team that just fell out of the poll...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 3,532 reads 34 comments

  20. Buying or Selling Every Top 10 Team as Playoff Championship Contender

    If college football were a stock market, this past weekend would have resulted in record trading. With seven unbeaten teams and 11 ranked schools losing last week, the likelihood of having four clear contenders for the national title is dwindling...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 5,980 reads 22 comments

  21. College Football Picks: Week 7 Predictions for Every Game

    If last week is any indication, there's almost no point in trying to pick games for the rest of the 2014 college football season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 219,217 reads 299 comments

  22. Ranking the 10 Best Assistant Coaches in College Basketball in 2014-15

    Behind every great college basketball coach is his staff, a group of just-as-hardworking assistants who put in the same hours and effort but with only a fraction of the recognition...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 8,285 reads 4 comments

  23. Big Ten Football Predictions for 2nd Half of 2014 Season

    The Big Ten Conference hasn't gotten much love this season, and understandably so. With a shoddy record outside of the league, particularly against power opponents, the B1G has moved ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 24,395 reads 121 comments

  24. Washington Nationals vs. San Francisco Giants Game 4: Live Score & Highlights

    Giants 3, Nationals 2 — FINAL A wild pitch proved to be the difference for San Francisco, which eliminated the Washington Nationals in four games in the National League Division Series on Tuesday night at AT&T Park...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 59,626 reads 71 comments

  25. Florida QB Skyler Mornhinweg, Star Frosh Gerald Willis III Involved in Fight

    Florida earned a huge road win at Tennessee on Saturday, but since then it's been nothing but bad news for the Gators...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 2 months ago 131,447 reads 132 comments