ESPN just released their top five running backs in the SEC for the upcoming year, and UK sophomore RB Benny Snell was not happy when he found out he was not included on the list.
The top five running backs included:
- Derrius Guice, LSU
- Nick Chubb, Georgia
- Bo Scarbrough, Alabama
- Kamryn Pettway, Auburn
- Ralph Webb, Vanderbilt
Here is the original tweet/link and Snell’s response:
ESPN ranks the SECâ€™s top 5 RBs ahead of 2017 https://t.co/6l7V4nv1Ad
— SEC Football (@SECfootball) May 31, 2017
L O L https://t.co/vWrsjMlFu4
— MrSnell ya laterðŸ’‚ðŸ½ (@benny_snell) June 1, 2017
“L O L.”
As a freshman, Benny Snell rushed for 1091 yards and 13 touchdowns on 186 carries, breaking the school record for most rushing yards by a freshman in history.
Here is the stat breakdown of the five backs on ESPN’s list:
- Derrius Guice rushed for 1387 yards and 15 touchdowns on 183 carries.
- Nick Chubb rushed for 1130 yards and eight touchdowns on 224 carries.
- Bo Scarbrough rushed for 812 yards and 11 touchdowns on 125 carries.
- Kamryn Pettway rushed for 1224 yards and seven touchdowns on 209 carries.
- Ralph Webb 1283 yards and 13 touchdowns on 250 carries.
Do you think Benny should’ve been included in the top five?