Originally posted on Ravens Football Machine  |  Last updated 6/1/12
Vonta Leach is a thoughtful, sensitive and intelligent man in the prime of his life. He is also the best damn blocking fullback in the NFL.Vonta Leach's peers voted him the overall 45th best player in the 2012 NFLN's "Top 100" poll...It will be interesting to see if any blocking fullback besides Leach shows up in the rest of the NFLN's remaining "Top 100 Players" list to be revealed over coming weeks.Nice to see Leach get this kind of recognition. And the good news ends what amounted to a pretty unremarkable 2nd week of OTA's at the Castle in Owings Mills...“I’m humbled to be on the list with a league full of great players no matter where I was ranked,” Leach tweeted after his ranking was revealed this past Wednesday night. The nine-year veteran employs a throw-back style that isn’t easily found in the NFL these days. “He reminds me of the Lorenzo Neals of the day, those 1990s/80s fullbacks that were just big, raw, mauler-type guys that have no neck, just head and shoulders,” said ...
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