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It's now April and we're still no closer to knowing the best position for Barrett Jones in the NFL. Is that such a bad thing? Jones doesn't think so. Here's what he said about it at the NFL Combine last month:

"When you play a lot of positions, it allows you to learn the offense from different perspectives. You stop memorizing the offense and start understanding it. That’s the biggest reason playing center mentally wasn’t that big a challenge. I understood the offense and what we were trying to accomplish."

That's the zen of being an offensive lineman. Jones may not be a center in the NFL, but we think he can be a good one. Because of that, he remains our top-rated player at the position.

1. Barrett Jones | 6'4, 305 pounds | Center | Alabama
2. Travis Frederick | 6'3 5/8, 312 pounds | Center | Wisconsin *
3. Brian Schwenke | 6'3, 314 pounds | Center | California
4. Khaled Holmes | 6'4, 302 pounds | Center | Southern California
5. Mario Benavides | 6'4, 280 pounds | Center | Louisville
6. Braxston Cave | 6'4, 304 pounds | Center | Notre Dame
7. Dalton Freeman | 6'5, 265 pounds | Center | Clemson
8. P.J. Lonergan | 6'3, 304 pounds | Center | LSU
9. Matt Stankiewitch | 6'3, 302 pounds | Center | Penn State
10. Stephen Warner | 6'0, 305 pounds | Center | Louisiana Tech
11. Graham Pocic | 6'7, 310 pounds | Center | Illinois
12. Joe Madsen | 6'3 1/2, 310 pounds | Center | West Virginia

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