Best SEC Players For 2014 Season According To SIDs

Each of the fourteen SEC SIDs (Sports Information Director) recently voted on which team will win the conference in 2014, and now they’ve selected who will be the best players in the league.

AL.com’s poll found that Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall is expected to parlay last year’s BCS title game run into a big season. He was chosen by the SIDs as the Most Valuable Player, Top Heisman Candidate, and Best Athlete.

Following is a rundown of the players who are expected to star this season:

Most Valuable Player

QB Nick Marshall, Auburn
Next: RB Todd Gurley, Georgia

Top Heisman Candidate

QB Nick Marshall, Auburn
Next: RB Todd Gurley, Georgia

Most Versatile

Christion Jones, Alabama
Next: Malcolm Mitchell, Georgia

Most Underrated

OL A.J. Cann, South Carolina
Next: QB Dak Prescott, Miss. State

Best Athlete

QB Nick Marshall, Auburn
Next: WR/KR Christion Jones, Alabama

Best Leader

LB Ramik Wilson, Georgia
Next: LB Curt Maggitt, Tennessee

Best Outside Linebacker

Alvin Dupree, Kentucky
Next: Kwon Alexander, LSU

Best Inside Linebacker

Ramik Wilson, Georgia
Next: A.J. Johnson, Tennessee

Best Defensive Lineman

Dante Fowler, Florida
Next: Trey Flowers, Arkansas

Best Cornerback

Vernon Hargreaves III, Florida
Next: Jalen Mills, LSU

Best Safety

Landon Collins, Alabama
Next: Cody Prewitt, Ole Miss

Best Offensive Lineman

Jarvis Harrison, Texas A&M
Next: Reese Dismukes, Auburn

Best Receiver

Amari Cooper, Alabama
Next: Sammie Coates, Auburn

Best Runner

Todd Gurley, Georgia
Next: Mike Davis, South Carolina

Best Blocking Back

Jalston Fowler, Alabama
Next: Mike Davis, South Carolina

Best Passer

Maty Mauk, Missouri
Next: Nick Marshall, Auburn

Best Kick Returner

Christion Jones, Alabama
Next: Andre Debose, Florida

Best Place-Kicker

Marshall Morgan, Georgia
Next: Colby Delahoussaye, LSU

Best Punter

Drew Kaser, Texas A&M
Next: Devon Bell, Miss. State

  • Henry Jones

    Nick Marshall-Best Passer.Ha! what a joke