Andrea Pirlo and the 20 Best Long-Range Shooters in Football


You all love Andrea Pirlo, right? If you don’t, then I’d suggest that you’re in the wrong place. The Italian maestro has delighted fans for years with his consummate midfield play, his ability to read a game and, yes, his magnificent beard, but it is his shooting from long range that we are most interested in here. Pirlo has been once of most accurate players from distance in recent memory, but who are some of the others playing right now?Begin Slideshow Bleacher Report - Front Read more [...]

Georgia Football: Ranking the 5 Best Freshmen for the Bulldogs


Watching freshmen contribute for a football team is always a treat. Fans get to see these young players grow before their eyes every time they step out on the field, and that was the case for the Georgia Bulldogs this season. The Bulldogs normally have quite a few redshirt freshmen make an impact for them, but some true freshmen have recently been putting in the work as well. A good example of that is Dominick Sanders, who this season made some big plays at the cornerback position. Was he among the Read more [...]

Maps Show Where College Football Playoff Teams Recruit From


The college football programs that can recruit all over the country typically have the most success. That's why it should come as no surprise that the four teams in the inaugural College Football Playoff aren't limited to recruiting regionally. The Alabama Crimson Tide, the Oregon Ducks, the Florida State Seminoles and the Ohio State Buckeyes are among the teams that tend to get the best recruits in the country, which has translated into a lot of success on the field.  In order to give fans Read more [...]

College Football Playoff Selection Show 2014: Live Rankings and Bracket Results


We made it. Today is the day. The College Football Playoff committee will release its final rankings, showing which programs will be headed to the Rose and Sugar Bowls for the inaugural four-team tournament to decide the national championship. Alabama, Oregon and Florida State are near-locks, but will Ohio State, Baylor or TCU join the trio? Find out on ESPN at 12:30 p.m. ET, and keep your browser locked onto Bleacher Report for immediate reaction during the show. Please add your thoughts in the Read more [...]

2014 Week 13 Fantasy Football Quarterback Rankings


With another exciting week of football under our belts, here are the Lester’s Legends 2014 Week 13 fantasy football quarterback rankings.1. Andrew Luck, Indianapolis ColtsAndrew Luck is averaging 331 yards and 2.6 touchdowns per game along with another 17.5 rushing yards per game. He faces the Washington Redskins. The Skins have allowed 1.9 passing touchdowns per game.2. Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay PackersAaron Rodgers is averaging 268.8 yards and 2.7 touchdowns per game. He has added 16.2 Read more [...]

College Football Playoff 2014: Final Predictions for Week 14 CFB System Rankings


With just one regular-season week and conference championships left to be played, time is certainly running out for teams looking to make a run at the College Football Playoff. Every team that constituted the Top Four last week won over the weekend, but it can be argued that the gap is starting to close with teams like Baylor, TCU and Ohio State lurking closely behind. In addition to that, there is reason to believe that the selection committee could alter the order of its Top Four even if nobody Read more [...]

Duke Football Assistant Loses His Mind in Locker Room Before Game vs. UNC


You don't have to be playing in a college football rivalry game to get fired up for it.Before their game against the North Carolina Tar Heels, Duke Blue Devils assistant Chris Hoover went nuts trying to energize his the team in the locker room, screaming and throwing a chair.Someone get that guy some pads.[Vine, h/t SB Nation] Bleacher Report - Front Page Read more [...]