In a conference as talent-laden as the SEC, it isn't easy for freshmen to shine through and impress ahead of experienced upperclassmen.
However, as a new wave of skilled freshmen join the fray every year, several youngsters emerge as stars in college football's best conference.
Arkansas running back Alex Collins has been one of those breakout freshmen this season, falling in line with big seasons by Todd Gurley and T.J. Yeldon from last year.
Also, a number of athletic defensive backs have made an immediate impact, including Florida's Vernon Hargreaves and Tony Conner of Ole Miss.
But which SEC freshman has been the most impressive of the bunch?