The 10 Best Offensive Guards in NFL History

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The 10 Best Offensive Guards in NFL History
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There's probably not a position more overlooked and more taken for granted than offensive guard. Think about it for a second. 

Obviously, the skill guys get all the love. And linebackers and defensive linemen at least get the chance to make sacks, tackles for loss, fumble recoveries and interceptions.

And even on the offensive line, tackles are highly coveted because they are charged with blindside protection of the quarterback, while centers—who at least get to touch the ball on every play—are widely considered the "quarterback" of the offensive line.

So where does that leave the right and left guard? Well, usually just blamed for a holding or false start call.

But on this list, that's not the case! Here, guards get some well-deserved attention.

I give you the 10 greatest guards in NFL history. 

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