11) PFF individual Grades are up across the board and the collective grade is considerably up. PFF: Iowa offensive line ranked top-10 in country. — PFF College (@PFF_College) October 8, 2020 As a whole, Jackson has been excellent to start his career and that is great news for the Lions. This year, despite several key improvements, PFF has Big Blue tumbling a bit. Check out the Top 10 … Over the last five seasons, no center has recorded a single pass-blocking grade higher than Hudson’s worst single-season mark over that stretch. Ragnow is one of the brighter up-and-comers on the interior for the Lions, showing significant improvement from 2018 to 2019 after switching to the center position. A year ago at this time, Pro Football Focus ranked the New York Giants’ offensive line 18th overall in the NFL. While the New York Giants' offensive line had its issues in 2019, it ranked in the top 10 of one particular Pro Football Focus metric. The trio of Bitonio, Tretter and Zeitler that shared the field in 2017 and 2018 was easily one of the best in the NFL. On a team that has lost a lot of talent through both free agency and player opt-outs, Andrews’ return is one of the bigger additions to the 2020 Patriots. He took a step back this past season from a dominant 2018 campaign, but Mason still checks in as one of the best guards in the league. Few players saw quite as big a jump in play from 2018 to 2019 as Jensen. He’s just about as reliable as they come, sticking out as a bright spot on a Giants’ offensive line that has some questions heading into the 2020 season. In fact, the Browns pass blocking score is more than 10 points higher than the next-best, Green Bay. Every starter on the line finished sixth or better at their position in PFF grade this week, but the two guards, Wes Schweitzer and Brandon Scherff, were the two standout performers. – Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule Matrix Only Martin and Bitonio have recorded higher PFF pass-blocking grades over that two-year stretch than Thuney has. Similar to the versatility that I discussed with Marpet above, Glasgow has started at left guard, right guard and center over the past three seasons for the Detroit Lions. While Georgia's offensive numbers during its 6-2 run in the 2020 season were not elite, its offensive line play has been a strength of the team in most of … The Bears have seemingly settled on keeping Whitehair at center heading into the 2020 season and moving James Daniels — a promising young player in his own right — back to guard. Having PFF’s top graded offensive line in 2019 was in part due to Jason Peters grading out as the NFL’s sixth best tackle. His 84.2 pass-blocking grade across the 2017 and 2018 seasons ranked fourth at the position, and his 79.2 run-blocking grade over the same two-year span came in at sixth. No individuals on the Bills roster landed in PFF’s “Team of the Week” for their efforts on Sunday, rather, it was everyone in the trenches. The Washington Football Team fielded the best offensive line of the week by combining for a unit PFF grade of 91.1, nearly 15 grading points higher than anyone else. 250+ three-page scouting profiles - advanced stats, 3-year grades, player comps, combine data and Senior Bowl grades - for the 2021 draft class. Scarnecchia is typically capable of making those adjustments, but he’s having a little bit of trouble with this current unit. B. BWOODY All-American. Buffalo currently sits at the No. Even at a position like center, which limits the number of truly destructive pass-protecting performances that we see, that’s an impressive season for Jones. It seems that way because. The real problem when it comes to the Vikings' offensive line is the interior. The interior of the line has been the strongest area, but what keeps the unit away from the top 10 is a lack of any standout performers. The Washington Football Team fielded the best offensive line of the week by combining for a unit PFF grade of 91.1, nearly 15 grading points higher than anyone else. 250+ three-page scouting profiles - advanced stats, 3-year grades, player comps, combine data and Senior Bowl grades - for the 2021 draft class. No guard has earned a higher positively graded run-block rate than Nelson since 2018. found out on this Week 4 counter play that you don’t want to be on the other end of Nelson once he has some momentum behind him. 1/21/2020. This week, the team at PFF took a look at the play of the offensive line units through 13 weeks of the 2020 college football season. Get the latest NFL Draft prospect rankings from CBS Sports. Ted Karras — Andrews’ replacement as he sat out the season due to blood clots in his lungs — didn’t play poorly, but Andrews was turning into one of the best centers in the NFL before his injury. There are no receptions, yards, tackles or passes defensed to track, and many of the things they do well — with the exception of the occasional pancake block — go unheralded while mistakes get highlighted. Enjoy! Signing Glasgow was one of several under-the-radar offseason moves that have the Broncos primed to compete for a postseason spot once again next season with Drew Lock at the helm. Heading into the 2020 NFL season, PFF’s latest O-line rankings see the Bills move up in comparison to their most recent ones. He allowed multiple pressures in just one game all season. PFF's exclusive metrics provide matchup previews, position rankings, grades, and snap counts. Update: 2020-07-06. There's a lot to like about what the Giants have done with their offensive line, according to Pro Football Focus. The Packers’ offensive line has consistently been one of the better pass-protecting units in the league in recent seasons — despite what the number of sacks Aaron Rodgers has taken might tell you — and Linsley has contributed in that effort from the center position. The Buffalo Bills had the NFL’s best offensive line in Week 8 when they topped the New England Patriots, 24-21, according to Pro Football Focus. From a statistical standpoint, offensive linemen are among the most challenging players to evaluate. Jacksonville’s offensive line has been remarkably solid through three weeks, with no real weak links and no starter earning a PFF grade below 63.6 overall. One could be in worse company. O'Neill is just 24 and has a 2020 cap hit of $1.2 million, while Reiff is 31 and has a cap hit of $13.2 million. Though Baker Mayfield finds his way into pressure, it’s a strong rep from Bitonio — widening Cameron Heyward’s path to the quarterback before seamlessly picking up Bud Dupree on the stunt. Gold Member. As long as he stays healthy, that contract should be on the way. He’s already one of the best players in the NFL, and he’s only getting better.Â. The Browns rank first in both run blocking grade (81.1) and pass protection (89.6). The numbers speak for themselves. Stretching back to the start of his career in 2012, Zeitler has been one of the best pass-blocking guards in football. – Fantasy Football Rankings & Projections He has been good enough to make the PFF rookie team up front, which is … His 87.5 pass-blocking grade across those eight seasons ranks eighth at the position, just behind DeCastro among qualifying guards. Only Brooks, Nelson and Saffold recorded a higher percentage of positively graded run blocks than Warford did on the year. The skill position players are faring well, but the strong PFF score comes off the backbone of an outstanding offensive line. Buffalo’s offensive line entering the week was nothing more than average, week-in-and-week-out. PFF has 49ers’ offensive line in top-10 going into 2020 NFL season PFF had the Niners ranked No. Rankings by position, player grades and snap counts for the current season; Grades for each facet of a player’s game (receiving, run blocking, coverage etc.) Adjusted Line Yards = 3.99 . Head to head matchup charts featuring multiple offensive and defensive formations. That appears to be the right move, as Whitehair has graded out better at center and Daniels better at guard throughout their careers to this point. – NFL Premium Stats. There may be several question marks along that offensive line heading into 2020, but Mack isn’t one of them. Lions Have Earned Top PFF Run-Blocking Grade in NFL Logan Lamorandier Going into the 2020 season, the Detroit Lions shuffled around their offensive line a bit.