The highest-ranked offensive player for the Broncos plays along the offensive line, which is excellent. Having some of your best offensive players on the offensive line is paramount to being a great team, and Denver is thankful to have an offensive guard to be recognized as one of the best.
Quinn Meinerz gets his flowers from PFF and gets recognized as the 12th-best offensive guard in the NFL. He is ranked ahead of great players like Isaac Seumalo, Landon Dickerson, Alex Cappa, and more.
Meinerz, who was selected in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft out of Wisconsin-Whitewater after making an impression at the Senior Bowl, made significant progress as a run blocker in 2022. While he still has to work on his consistency, his run-blocking grade of 78.6 PFF ranked seventh at the position. Meinerz was one of the few bright spots of the offense last year.
The big surprise on this particular list is Ben Powers is not ranked inside the top 32 in the league. Powers is one of the best guards and may be the Broncos' most beneficial off-season signing when it is all said and done.