Talent is abundant in the SEC. No matter what side of the ball, the conference is loaded with players who have a bright future playing in the NFL.
Many players have already decided to take their talents to the next level, but this simply provides an opportunity for other young players to step up and take their places.
However, the running back position in the SEC features a group of guys who had tremendous success in 2012 and will look to build on that in 2013.
Here are the five best returning running backs in the conference.
(All stats via ESPN.com)