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Tour de France 2016: Stage 16 Results, Latest Standings and Highlights

Peter Sagan of Tinkoff won a breathtaking finish on the line at Stage 16 of the Tour de France, as Chris Froome of Team Sky...

2016 Stat Predictions for All 32 Starting Quarterbacks in the NFL

The most important player on an NFL team is undoubtedly the quarterback. Although the quarterback isn't solely responsible for wins and losses, a great playmaker...

Ohio State Football: Predicting the Buckeyes' 2016 Win-Loss Record

With road games against College Football Playoff contenders Oklahoma and Michigan State, Big Ten contenders Wisconsin and Penn State and the regular-season finale against rival...

Tennessee Football: Predicting the Vols' 2016 Win-Loss Record

Not only do the Volunteers have a slew of talent, but they also have several players who've held key roles on the team since they...

Power Ranking Every SEC Team Post Spring Football

The defensive front should be set in stone with guys like Charles Harris, Terry Beckner, Jr. and Harold Brantley all returning, but the loss of...

2015 Super Bowl Odds Updated After the 1st Week of NFL Free Agency

The first week of the NFL's 2016 free-agency period is officially in the books. Over the past seven days, a number of notable players have...

Super Bowl 50: Mike Tanier's Game Preview and Score Prediction

Gettleman isn't conservative to a fault—the way Ted Thompson of the Green Bay Packers has become. The Panthers traded for pass-rusher Jared Allen to upgrade...

NFL Super Bowl Week Hangover: Cam Newton vs. Peyton Manning vs. America

It did not come up so much in connection with Russell Wilson because: a) Wilson has an extremely conservative demeanor; and b) we had Richard...

Chiefs vs. Patriots: TV Schedule, Predictions for 2016 AFC Divisional Game

Long story short, the Chiefs will have to try to move the ball on the road with a hobbled No. 1 wideout while possibly getting...

NFL Report Cards: Team-by-Team Grades for the Regular Season

A football season is a mini lifetime. It's amazing to look back on it and see how much has changed. • Remember when the Falcons...

Seahawks vs. Cardinals: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 Regular Season

Add their names to a list that already includes running backs Marshawn Lynch and Thomas Rawls, and it would have been understandable if the Seahawks...

Jacksonville Jaguars vs. New Orleans Saints: Jacksonville Grades, Notes & Quotes

The most horrendous start of the season sunk the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, as they fell, 38-27, to the New Orleans Saints for their 10th...

Patriots vs. Jets: Full New England Game Preview

The New England Patriots have arrived at their next checkpoint en route to Santa Clara on Feb. 7. With a win over the New York...

Liverpool vs. West Brom: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Live Stream, TV Info

In their way on Sunday stands one of the Premier League's most formidable managers in Tony Pulis, and this will give Klopp his first taste...

Ranking the 10 Best Men's Tennis Matches from 2015

With the 2015 Tennis year now in the books, it will be remembered most for the dominance of Novak Djokovic. The Serb is far and...

Bleacher Report College Football Awards for 2015 Season

... Adam Kramer, Brian Leigh, Mike Monaco, Brian Pedersen, David Regimbal, Barrett Sallee, Brad Shepard, Greg Wallace and Christopher Walsh; video experts Michael Felder and...

Patriots vs. Broncos: What's the Game Plan for New England?

The Broncos run game had been static operating from the shotgun or pistol that Peyton Manning preferred, but Hillman and Anderson were much more impressive...

Joe Barry and Washington Redskins Need a Change of Philosophy on Defense

All NFL systems look good when you draw them up. But every scheme is ultimately only as successful as the sum of its parts. It's...

Biggest Takeaways from Oakland Raiders' Week 10 Loss

The challenges are in place for this young team, but they must learn from a humbling loss to the Vikings. Minnesota boasts a top-10 defense...

NFL Report Cards: Team-by-Team Grades for Week 5

The photo above just begs for captioning. Just what are Tom Brady and Julian Edelman pointing at and laughing about? "Look at the replay of...

Champions League Results 2015: Latest Table, Scores Post-Wednesday Group Matches

Manchester United gained their first win since their return to the UEFA Champions League, beating Wolfsburg 2-1 at Old Trafford in Group B. Manchester City...

NFL Report Cards: Team-by-Team Grades for Week 3

Great teams do not win close games. That's an old sportswriter's tale passed down from generation to generation, something to make the local fans feel...

Washington Redskins vs. New York Giants: What's the Game Plan for Washington?

True, this conservative approach makes points harder to come by. But think of the ... In lieu of this recent history, stopping Manning has to...

Dolphins vs. Redskins: What's the Game Plan for Miami?

Miami revamped its wide receivers in the offseason, jettisoning Brian Hartline, Mike Wallace and Brandon Gibson in favor of Kenny Stills, Greg Jennings and DeVante...

Fantasy Football Week 1: Awards Predictions Heading into the Regular Season

Every time I see a random "702" phone number pop up on my phone, I know it's almost football season. I also know to never...

Predicting Denver Broncos' Training Camp Standouts | Bleacher Report

Predicting Denver Broncos' Training Camp Standouts. David Zalubowski/Associated Press. 2.0K. Reads. 6. Comments. The Denver Broncos start training camp on Friday, July 31. Things are...

San Francisco 49ers: How Can Geep Chryst Get Most out of Offense in 2015 ...

But it all turned sour in 2014, with Roman's conservative style of offense making him a scapegoat for San Francisco's failure to make the playoffs...

Best QB-RB Backfield Combinations in Today's NFL

There are 11 offensive players on the field at any given time, and nine of them are important. But the other two, the quarterback and...

B/R MMA in 2005: A Retrospective Look at the Sport a Decade Later

Once again, a year (and some change) has passed, and as MMA fans we look forward to the second half of 2015—anxious and hopeful as...

NY Giants' Toughest Roster Decisions

Summer is only starting to heat up in the Northeast, but in a little more than a month, that's when things will really start to...

Denver Broncos' Offseason State of the Union

The Denver Broncos have worked hard this offseason to put together the best possible team they possibly can. They need to harvest that talent properly...

Fact or Fiction for Oakland Raiders' Biggest Offseason Question Marks

Some prefer "truth or dare" on their idle time, but for the Oakland Raiders' offseason, we're going with "fact or fiction" on team question marks.

Top 5 Moves the Pittsburgh Penguins Must Make Before Next Season

Having endured a tumultuous offseason last year, which included the firing of their general manager and head coach, as well as a major roster shakeup,...

Power Ranking NFL General Managers by 2015 Offseason Performance

This is especially true during the offseason, when these decision makers face the task of filling key roster holes, minimizing losses, navigating the NFL draft...

Patriots: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver

In the context of the New England Patriots offense, playing wide receiver means something significantly different from playing wide receiver in, say, Washington State's "Air...

Is Stephen Curry the Best Shooter Ever? Yes, Say Many of NBA's All-Time ...

Four is still twice as many as the next most, by Larry Bird, and only nine players in all have done it at least once...

B/R Boxing Retrospective: Examining the Career of Juan Manuel Marquez

Not only has he fought notables from his own country (Marco Antonio Barrera), but he has also faced Timothy Bradley, Juan Diaz, Floyd Mayweather Jr.

NFL Mock Draft 2015: Latest Projections for Highly Sought-After Prospects

In this mock, we're staying conservative and projecting prospects at the picks that make sense in regard to their talents. Marcus Mariota is not being...

2015 NFL Mock Draft: Pick-by-Pick Guide to the 1st Round

We're finally here: draft month. After a year of poring over film and looking for projections, we finally have closure. We know who has declared.

Every Top 25 College Football Team's 2014-15 One Shining Moment

When the college football season ended in January, our final images were of Ohio State's players and coaches hoisting up the first playoff-fueled championship trophy...

Tom Thibodeau Trotting out Win-or-Go-Home Lineups in Bulls Preseason

In the game for the Hawks were Dennis Schroder, Mike Scott, Jarell Eddie, Adreian Payne and John Jenkins, exactly none of whom are expected to...

NFL Week 7 Injury Notebook

The NFL world stood still for roughly 30 seconds last week during Sunday Night Football when New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz sobbed as...

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 7 Preview for Carolina

The defense could be hindered by the losses of Greg Hardy and Frank Alexander, but it's not only the defensive front that has been underperforming.

The Best Players I've Ever Scouted: Where Did It Go Right, Wrong?

Bradford couldn't stay healthy and when he was on the field played far too conservative. RGIII has flashed .... Tommie Harris was fantastic before injuries...

Green Bay Packers vs. Miami Dolphins: Full Report-Card Grades for Miami

PhinPhanatic The story of the game is how much time they left on the clock at the end due to coaches who made maddening play-calls, then...

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. How...

AJ McCarron Off-Base in Criticism of Nick Saban, Alabama Offense

One loss has created plenty of drama at Alabama, and some of it is coming from a highly decorated former Crimson Tide quarterback. AJ McCarron—he...

What the New Orleans Saints Must Improve Most Coming out of Week 6 Bye

After defeating the Tampa Bay Buccanneers in overtime, the New Orleans Saints will be looking to improve in a number of areas during their Week...

UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 53 & 54

The Canadian started out with a conservative approach against Tarec Saffiedine on Saturday. However, MacDonald was able to knock his opponent to the canvas and...

Can Odell Beckham Jr. Be Spark Eli Manning Needs to Complete Reappearing ...

In Week 4, his first three touchdown passes went to Larry Donnell, who became the first Giants tight end with three touchdown receptions in a...