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Every season, players who have yet to make their mark on the NFL emerge as productive forces for their squad. Recent performances like those of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith and New York Giants defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence show every player is just one great season away from the NFL’s upper echelon. You can count […]
2023 NFL Preseason: Dates, Times for Every Game
The 2023 NFL Preseason kicks off on August 3 with the New York Jets and Cleveland Browns meeting for the league’s annual Hall of Fame Game. That matchup marks the start of four weeks of player development, playbook installs and, eventually, roster decisions. Here is the date and time of every 2023 NFL Preseason game […]
5 Underrated Wide Receivers in Best Ball for 2023 NFL Season
Tanner Kern identifies five vastly underrated wide receivers in best ball. The group includes two who play home games at the same stadium – the Los Angeles Rams‘ Van Jefferson and the Los Angeles Chargers‘ Josh Palmer.
2023 AFC Preview: 1 Team From Each Division That Will Surprise
The NFL is approaching the calm before the training camp storm. So let’s take a look at four teams in the AFC, one from each division, that could surprise in 2023. 4 AFC Surprise Teams North: Pittsburgh Steelers It’s amazing the Pittsburgh Steelers are not being talked about more, but when you look at this […]
Tracking NFL Contract Incentives Heading Into 2023 Season
When NFL contracts are signed, the initially reported numbers are inflated. We usually are told the max amount a player could make during the life of the contract before being told how much is fully guaranteed and how much of the money comes via incentives. The 33rd Team has obtained incentives in player contracts signed […]
Every NFL Team’s OTA, Mandatory Minicamp Dates
The NFL offseason tends to slow down following the 2023 NFL Draft. However, the start of OTAs and mandatory minicamps signals the slow ramp-up to the start of the season. Here’s a look at each NFL team’s dates for OTAs and mandatory minicamps. Offseason Workout Dates Arizona Cardinals OTA Offseason Workouts: May 22, May 24-25, […]
Dynasty Fantasy Football: 2023 NFL Wide Receiver Tier Rankings
Building your dynasty squad around wide receivers is a double-edged sword. The pro side is receivers have longer shelf lives and are more predictable on a year-to-year basis. In other words, they provide stability and flexibility to build your dynasty squad because you don’t have to be as worried about high-value risk. On the flip […]
2023 NFL OTAs: To Attend or Not Attend, That Is the Question
Organized Team Activities, or OTAs, are voluntary, so what’s the big deal if a star player like Myles Garrett of the Cleveland Browns skips them? Plenty, former NFL coach Eric Mangini tells Trey Wingo. The pair compare and contrast the approach of T.J. Watt of the Pittsburgh Steelers to others who don’t show for OTAs.
NFL Head Coaching Rankings: Which Team’s Coach Reigns Supreme?
I know exactly how this goes. You ignore these introductory paragraphs, look at the rankings, identify a coach that is too low, probably the coach of “your” team, and then criticize the entire list as being stupid without looking at the reasons why he is ranked where he is and the logic behind the selection. […]
Dynasty Fantasy Football: 2023 NFL Running Back Tier Rankings
If you imagine building your dynasty squad like making a cake, running backs are the final icing. Why is that? Since running back is the least stable position on a year-to-year basis, you don’t want to build your cake with a foundation that might not hold the other layers and toppings. Running backs are essential […]