Offensive linemen never get the credit they deserve.
It’s not a sexy, stat-producing position. Few can eloquently analyze the play of offensive linemen and relay that information so the lay person can understand it. Freddie Maggard does a good job, but even he’ll admit nobody is better than the SEC Network’s Cole Cubelic.
The former Auburn Tiger fills Twitter with exceptional analysis and snippets from some of the best and worst (UofL’s offensive line was even worse than you thought). Today Cubelic shared who he believes was the best in the SEC in 2016.
4) Texas A&M
10) Miss. State
13) South Carolina
14) Ole Miss
Even more impressive: the average star rating for Kentucky’s offensive line was 2.4.
The line’s leader, Jon Toth, is in Mobile, Alabama this week for the Reese’s Senior Bowl. Playing for the South Team, festivities began this morning by taking measurements. Practice, where most of the movement up draft boards occurs, starts this afternoon. The game is this Saturday at 2:30 on the NFL Network.