In this edition of O&B News, Adam takes a look at Allie Will's No. 1 ranking, the futures of Bradley Beal and Kenny Boynton, Karsten Whitson not returning to the mound just yet, Tim Tebow receiving support from Urban Meyer, Marcus Gilbert earning the starting left tackle job in Pittsburgh, and all...[details]
A massive center prospect who showcases impressive bend and initial quickness off the snap for his size, Pouncey does a great job of keeping his base low and gaining initial leverage on contact. He possesses a powerful lower body and does a great job of getting his hands inside opposing defenders and driving them off the ball. He's a gifted in-line run blocker and has the ability to consistently push at the point of attack. Pouncey snaps and steps quickly in the pass game and has the fluidity and balance to slide laterally in space and mirror opposing linemen in pass protection. He's fluid for his size with the anchor strength to sit into his stance and keep the pocket clean. One of the best centers to come along in years, Pouncey's combination of size, power and athleticism will likely make him one of the top players at his position in the NFL for years to come.