When you are a wide receiver in a run-first offense, it can be frustrating but can also be beneficial. It can also open things up on the outside for the receivers. Greg Jennings explains how it impacts the wide receivers.
With OTAs and mandatory minicamp on the horizon, here we tier out each teams’ weapons in the NFL into 7 different tiers from: Tier 1 to Tier 7. After tiering the starting quarterbacks in the NFL this past week, this is a look at their supporting weapons. Please Note: The order within the tiers are […]
This offseason has been dominated by big name WRs being traded and or paid handsomely by NFL teams, and although the perception that wide receivers are easily replaceable is starting to become a bigger topic, true number one receivers are still hard to find. And there are still teams that need a serious upgrade to […]
The 2022 NFL Draft saw several records broken, but the overwhelming story was the movement and investment at the wide receiver position. A record six WRs were selected in the first 20 selections, not to mention the A.J. Brown and Marquise Brown trades, and that trend continued throughout all three days. Eleven more receivers landed […]
We are now only a few short days away from the NFL Draft, and The 33rd Team continued its build up to the draft in our most recent Wednesday Huddle with a breakdown of some of the top wide receivers available when the commissioner steps on stage Thursday. This week’s breakdown came courtesy of former […]
In the modern NFL, there are a significant variety of team-building methods and philosophies. The way offensive coaches look at the receiver position is no different, as many ideologies exist across the league. While the average height of wide receivers and defensive backs in the NFL has steadily increased over the past 30 years, there […]