Insiders Network: Early Predictions For Coach of The Year

Insiders Network: Early Predictions For Coach of The Year
The 33rd Team’s Insiders Network is a group of former NFL coaches and front-office executives who are here to provide insight and perspective into all things football. Each week during the season, we reach out to members of our Insiders Network to get their thoughts on a topical question. Here is this week’s question:  Who is your favorite to win NFL coach […]

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Size vs Speed: How to Convert Short-Yardage

Size vs Speed: How to Convert Short-Yardage
As we look at how best to convert short-yardage opportunities, let’s take a look at two very different plays, both notable in Super Bowl history. The first, John Riggins’ 43-yard touchdown run for Washington in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XVII, taking the lead over the Don Shula-led Dolphins for the first time all […]

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6 Bold Predictions for the 2021 NFL Season

6 Bold Predictions for the 2021 NFL Season
With NFL training camp well underway, teams feel good about the moves they made this offseason. This is understandable, as teams don’t make coaching hires, free-agent signings or draft picks unless they think it will be to their benefit. Ultimately, these moves will be tested and critiqued based on performance throughout the season. But that […]

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NFL Success Hasn’t Come Easy for College Football Coaches

NFL Success Hasn’t Come Easy for College Football Coaches
With the reports this week that Urban Meyer has met with the Jacksonville Jaguars about their vacant head coaching position, it’s worth examining the recent history of college head coaches making the leap to the NFL. Spoiler alert: It’s not a rosy picture. Meyer’s credentials speak for themselves. He’s won national championships at Ohio State […]

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