ESPN Panel Places Brandon Pettigrew Among Elite Tight Ends


ESPN’s NFL writers continued their series of positional power rankings with today’s piece that focused on tight ends. Eight men submitted their own list of the top ten tight ends in the game today and points are awarded accordingly.

Brandon Pettigrew was named on five of the eight ballots with rankings ranging from fifth to tenth. His 18 points put him just ahead of Jermichael Finley and a notch below Marcedes Lewis.

Jason Witten was named the top tight end, although not without controversy. Click the thumbnail to check out the entire article:

ESPN NFC North blogger Kevin Seifert voted for all four NFC North starting tight ends while only two made the cut. He goes into more detail about his selections and the final ranking in a post he wrote earlier today. Check it out:

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