As the spring practice mindset is officially over, SDS has taken a look at the top productive returners by position heading into 2013 over the last couple of weeks.
As usual, it’s out with the old and in with the new, as we usher in a new era of players and welcome back star returners.
Please note: the following isn’t player rankings. The numbers are based on 2012 statistics.
Here are the SEC’s top productive returners by position:
- Running back
- Wide Receivers
- Sack Masters
- The Kickers
- The Punters
- Kick Returners
- Punt Returners
Here are the leaders by position based on 2012 stats:
Passing Yards: Aaron Murray, Georgia (3,893 yards and 36 TDs)
Rushing Yards: Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M (1,410 yards and 21 TDs)
Todd Gurley, Georgia (1,385 yards and 17 TDs)
Jordan Matthews, Vanderbilt (1,323 yards and 8 TDs)
Jadeveon Clowney, USC (14.5 sacks, 23.5 TFL)
AJ Johnson, Tennessee (138 tackles)
Byron Moore, Tennessee (5 INTs)
Carey Spear, Vanderbilt (83.3%)
Kyle Christy, Florida (45.8 yards per kick)
Jaylen Walton, Ole Miss (643 yards and 1 TD)
Marcus Murphy, Missouri (374 yards and 3 TDs)
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