The San Francisco 49ers are one of the favorites to win the Super Bowl this season, and it’s easy to see why when you look at their offensive line.
Deebo Samuel, a wide receiver, is one of the team’s studs.
He is possibly the only wideout in the NFL who appears equally at ease lined up in the backfield as a substitute running back as he does playing his natural position.
During an appearance on NFL Network, Samuel commented on the 49ers’ offensive talent, calling the team insane.
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San Francisco not only possesses offensive talent, but they are also versatile.
That offense appeared to be changed when they traded for star running back Christian McCaffrey in October, and his arrival was nearly like getting two players in one, as he is also a very productive pass catcher.
Samuel had a bad year in 2022, but he had 1,405 receiving yards and 365 rushing yards in 2021, as well as eight touchdowns out of the backfield.
That performance won him Pro Bowl and All-Pro First-Team accolades, as well as a sizable new contract extension.
He is helped by fellow wideout Brandon Aiyuk, who some believe is primed for a big 2023 season, and George Kittle, who is one of the two or three finest tight ends in the league.
Brock Purdy, last season’s Mr. Irrelevant, is expected to keep his starting role after completing the year brilliantly.
The Niners appear to have more than enough to win their sixth Vince Lombardi Trophy in approximately six months.