I honestly don't know why Tom wasn't practicing at RT from Day 1 last year... with Nijman at LT and Bakhtiari coming back... I assume it's because they were hoping Bakhtiari and Jenkins at RT was their dream or hope solution.
I know they need to see different lineups, but I hope they let Tom focus in one spot enough to really get that down. His run blocking needs work, I don't think he'd be best at OG, but he has elite pass blocking potential.
Currently I see Bakhtiari and Jenkins ad the clear top 2, and Meyers, Runyan, Nijjman and Tom joining them as the clear top 6... at least heading into camp, as there is a lot of youth and whom knows how much one of them might break out. Probably Newman is #7 to start... with a ton of room to grow, but man did he look awful last season... but sometimes being benched can wake a guy up, so wait and see.
But I do like them saying Center is NOT locked, as fans defend Meyers a lot, because he hasn't sucked as much as Newman... but really Meyers has been average and inconsistent at best. He does have a lot of potential, but he hasn't been able to currently pull enough of it out.
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