Who Should New Head Coaches Hire On The Opposite Side of The Ball?

Who Should New Head Coaches Hire On The Opposite Side of The Ball?
During this coaching cycle, the head coaches that have been hired with prior head coaching experience include Doug Pederson (Jaguars), Lovie Smith (Texans), Dennis Allen (Saints) and Josh McDaniels (Raiders). Each will bring expertise to the building that cannot be learned: the experience of running a franchise.  The other five head coaches hired without previous […]

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Wade Phillips: Inside An NFL Coaching Interview

Wade Phillips: Inside An NFL Coaching Interview
Wade Phillips sat down with The 33rd Team and talked through his history interviewing with different organizations and for HC and DC positions. He had some very interesting takeaways not only just touching on the differences between the interviews between the different organizations/positions but also the stories that have led him to being the incredibly […]

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Insiders Network: How to Keep an Eliminated Team Motivated

Insiders Network: How to Keep an Eliminated Team Motivated
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:  How do you keep a team motivated after […]

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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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The Friday Five: Wade Phillips

The Friday Five: Wade Phillips
Wade Phillips is a long-time NFL defensive coordinator and head coach who coached with 9 different NFL teams over an illustrious career spanning from 1976 to 2019. The son of former NFL head coach Bum Phillips, Wade was a three-year starting linebacker at the University of Houston and secured his first NFL job as a […]

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Insiders Network: How Will the AFC West Play Out?

Insiders Network: How Will the AFC West Play Out?
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:  The AFC West is currently the most competitive […]

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Insiders Network: Our Biggest Mentors

Insiders Network: Our Biggest Mentors
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 has been your biggest mentor throughout your career? […]

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