• Heading back to his championship playground

    Heading back to his championship playground

    World Champion Bull Long John will return to the Thomas & Mack Center this weekend, the site of his October win, for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.

  • World title or bust

    World title or bust

    J.W. Harris is all in to make sure he is squarely in the World Championship hunt in 2016.

  • Driven for 2016

    Driven for 2016

    After a disappointing year in 2015, Brady Sims is drawing inspiration for 2016 from an unlikely source.

  • Getting stronger every day

    Getting stronger every day

    According to stock contractor Kenny McElroy, Mississippi Hippy is making a strong recovery from a horn infection and is expected to return to competition in late February or early March.

  • Fireworks in Vegas

    Fireworks in Vegas

    In preparation for the PBR 2015 Built Ford Tough World Finals marathon on CBS Sports Network on Thanksgiving (6 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET), PBR.com takes a look back at the Top-5 rides of the 2015 Built Ford Tough World Finals.

  • Poised for more

    Poised for more

    Derek Kolbaba is looking to continue his hot run of bull riding, after earning an automatic bid into the 2016 Built Ford Tough Series opener.

  • Managing expectations

    Managing expectations

    18-year-old rider Jess Lockwood is working through the butterflies to show he belongs on the Built Ford Tough Series.  

  • California dreaming

    California dreaming

    Derek Kolbaba went 2-for-2 to win the BlueDEF Tour event in Bakersfield, California, at Rabobank Arena on Saturday night and earn an automatic bid to compete at the BFTS season opener in Chicago on Jan. 9-10.

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