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Cowboys are centered on excellence

The unsung heroes

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It's probably the most underrated position on the offensive line. When we talk about pass pro, we talk about big time tackles and in the run game it's all about mauling guards. But good centers are worth their weight in gold.

The thing with centers is that, while in passing protection, they are usually just helping a guard out, they are the ones making a lot of the pre-snap calls and adjustments. It takes a smart guy to play the position at a high level.

Here are the top ones from this past season:

Cowboys dominant center Travis Frederick is on there just underneath Matt Paradis.

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