This Scouting Report for Monday night’s 49ers vs. Cardinals game is produced by The 33rd Team’s Scouting Department, led by former Eagles, Cardinals and Ravens personnel executive T.J. McCreight and assisted by scouts Justin Casey, Kevin Cohn and Evan Pritt. Nick Bosa vs. Cardinals’ OTs Nick Bosa plays a key role in a defense that has […]
Cam Jordan breaks down the most impressive sacks from Week 10 in the NFL, including a demonstration of teamwork making the dream work in Buffalo. Plus, Jordan previews the Saints’ upcoming matchup with the Los Angeles Rams.
One of the many rewarding aspects of compiling an NFL All-Pro Team is the opportunity to honor players who have had superb seasons. As we hit the halfway mark of the league schedule, The 33rd Team wants to recognize the outstanding performances of the first nine weeks. In doing so, it’s particularly noteworthy when players […]
Cam Jordan breaks down his teammate Payton Turner’s two-sack game, J.J. Watt and Za’Darius Smith from the same game, and Nick Bosa’s big game. Plus, he gives a preview of how he and the Saints defense will slow down Lamar Jackson.
Last year, SIS unveiled a new pressure metric, Pressures Above Expectation (PAE). It measures a player’s pressures against the likelihood they were to record one, considering factors like their alignment and down and distance. This metric allows us to compare players’ relative talent across position groups, and we also found it could be used to […]
The San Francisco 49ers are at a standstill when it comes to Jimmy Garoppolo. They have gone all in on second-year quarterback Trey Lance but have yet to make a move regarding Garoppolo. Despite listening to trade offers all offseason, he remains on the roster. A new wrinkle was added to the fold today. Rob […]
When evaluators are discussing players, a descriptive term that receives frequent use is “juice.” “This guy’s got serious juice,” says one scout. “He has the juice to take it the distance,” explains another. “That dude is a one-man Tropicana juice factory,” states a creative, wordsmithing third. The trait their juicy jargon is portraying is explosiveness. […]
Keeping talented players on the roster is imperative for team building, as retaining a consistent core group can lead to more wins. Additionally, rewarding homegrown players will only make a team more attractive for free agents. This offseason, many key contracts were given out, which reset positional markets such as at wide receiver. We may […]
It takes three years to evaluate a draft class, but those picks will always be set in stone. Regardless of talent, it’s been shown that first-round picks will get larger free agent contracts and have longer careers simply due to their draft status, so let’s do a re-draft that recognizes this. Instead of switching around […]