Introducing API for Next Gen Stats

nfl-nextgen-sportradarConsisting of real-time, location-based data such as speed, acceleration, and distance traveled for all players in all games, Next Gen Stats (NGS) provides a unique perspective by giving fans an unparalleled look into the game. Now partners will have an opportunity to create new and innovative ways to engage fans across a variety of endpoints including apps, social media platforms, and connected devices.


The Sportradar NGS API features the familiar Sportradar API structure and includes the following feeds:

Game Leaders – provides overall and position specific leader information in the categories of distance covered and max speed, for a given game.
Game Play-by-Play – complete play by play narrative including possession information, location information, events within a play, as well as all team and player statistics earned on each play.
Game Statistics – team and player level game statistics for each team.
League Leaders – provides overall and position specific leader information in the categories of distance covered and max speed, for a specific regular season.
Player Seasonal Statistics – complete player seasonal statistics for the specific season and season type.
Player Statistics – full play details distance level game statistics for each team.
Play Tracking Statistics – detailed location information for each player.
Team Leaders – provides overall and position specific leader information in the categories of distance covered and max speed, for a specific team in a regular season.
Team Seasonal Statistics – complete team seasonal statistics for the specific season and season type.
Weekly League Leaders – provides overall and position specific leader information in the categories of distance covered and max speed, for a specific regular season week.
The NGS data feeds are organized into three distinct packages and the timeliness of the data varies between package.

Sportradar is the only source for NFL NGS content — delivering the statistics that are core to the fan experience and for delivering new, differentiated viewpoints.

If you are interested in utilizing the NFL’s Next Gen Stats, please contact us today to see how we can work together!