The watch list for the 2013 Rimington Trophy has been released, and it includes 44 players. The award will be handed out to the most outstanding center in college football at the end of the season.
With most of the attention focused on the skill-position players, center is a position that is overlooked in today's game.. The award was first introduced in 2000, and it's good to see the players who man this position receive recognition for the job they do. .
The SEC leads the list with nine candidates, while the Pac-12 and Mountain West are second with five nominees.
Here are the five best contenders for the Rimington Trophy.