The one position that is almost as deep as the defensive end position in the 2016 NFL Draft is the one that blocks them. Offensive tackles are so vital to offenses in the game of football as a team can live or die on them.
They have to be able to block some of the most athletic players on the field, while worrying about how big to keep the pocket for their quarterback. The offensive tackles in this year’s draft are very good.
Let’s take a look at the top five offensive tackles in the Draft in April.