The winner of the 2017 Tyron Smith Tough As Lead Offensive Line Award is... The San Francisco 49ers! Anchored by 1 All-Star and 0 All-Rookies, the 49ers allowed the league's lowest sack rate (2.7% of passing attempts became sacks) while blocking for their line to rush for 4.9 yards per carry!
In second place was The Washington Phoenix! Anchored by 2 All-Stars and 1 All-Rookie, the Phoenix allowed only an 8.6% sack rate and blocked for their team to run for 5.2 YPC!
In third place was the Philadelphia Eagles! Anchored by 0 All-Stars and 1 All-Rookie, the Eagles allowed a 2nd place 3.5% sack rate, while blocking for their backs to run for 4.5 YPC!
The Jets and Dolphins tied for 4th in the voting. Miami had the most All-Stars, and the Jets had a 3.9% sack rate and 4.7 YPC.