Bleacher Report's Matt Miller Details His Unconventional Path to Sports Media, the 2020 NFL Draft and More

Ryan Phillips
Matt Miller, Bleacher Report
Matt Miller, Bleacher Report /

Matt Miller has risen to become one of the foremost authorities on the NFL draft. Now closing in on 10 years at Bleacher Report, Miller has become an essential voice in the football scouting world. But his path to sports media was anything but conventional. It's a fascinating story about a kid who just loved the NFL draft and grew up analyzing it for himself.

I talked to Miller on Friday about his journey to Bleacher Report and his growth in the industry. We also discussed the 2020 NFL Draft, an early look at the 2021 Draft and why the virtual version of him always ripped my draft picks during Madden franchise modes. Listen to the full podcast below or follow the link here.


Armando Salguero, Miami Herald ... Vic Tafur, The Athletic ... Robert Seidman, Sports TV Ratings ... Brian Anderson, Turner Sports ... Mike Reiss, ESPN ... Chad Finn, Boston Globe ... Keith Smith, Yahoo! Sports ... Ethan Strauss, The Athletic ... Kyle Neubeck, PhillyVoice ... Jenna Laine, ESPN ... Yaron Weitzman, Bleacher Report ... Greg Auman, The Athletic ... Mo Dakhil, Bleacher Report/The Athletic ... Dave Clark, Cincinnati Enquirer ... Michael Pina, SB Nation ... Arif Hasan, The Athletic ... Max Adler, Golf Digest ... Jay King, The Athletic ... Mirin Fader, Bleacher Report ... Charles McDonald, New York Daily News ... Haley O'Shaughnessy, The Ringer ... Sarah Spencer, Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Jovan Buha, The Athletic ... Shea Serrano, The Ringer ... Daniel Oyefusi, Baltimore Sun ... Ahmed Fareed, NBC Sports