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Simms 2022 Draft OL Rankings

Episode Summary

Chris breaks down the incoming NFL offensive lineman, a class so good he couldn't narrow it down to Top 5. But first, he tells Paul that he has a change in his QB rankings.

Episode Notes

(6:15) QB rankings update: After further review, Simms flips Malik Willis ahead of Kenny Pickett.

(9:00) OL scouting: How difficult is it to evaluate O-line film?

(16:20) #6 G Kenyon Green (Texas A&M): "He's for sure a big-time guard, and has legit potential to be a tackle."

(22:25) #5 G Zion Johnson (Boston College): "He's a starting guard, right away, Day 1."

(28:20) #4 T Charles Cross (Miss St): "He has all the physical tools to be big time."

(35:30) #3 C Tyler Linderbaum (Iowa): "He's a f*cking machine who never loses a battle."

(45:10) #2 T Ickey Ekwonu (NC State): "Incredible athlete. Blows people back on contact. He's got it all."

(51:50) #1 T Evan Neal (Alabama): "He's the best pass-protecting left tackle I've ever seen. Nobody pushes him back."

(1:05:10) Draft props: Although Neal is first on Simms' rankings, will he be the first OL off the board in Round 1?

(1:08:45) Honorable mentions: Don't forget about Trevor Penning, Bernhard Raimann, and Tyler Smith.