Georgia football: Brock Bowers, Darnell Washington grading out as elite tight end duo

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The following week, he was named among the nine semifinalists of the John Mackey Award which is awarded to the most talented tight 

And in the college game Junior Darnell Washington and sophomore Brock Bowers provided another indication of how skilled the tight end group is at Georgia. 

Pro Football Focus said on Wednesday that Washington is ranked No. 3 of all tight ends in college football, with an 86.9 overall grade for this season 

Bowers, however, is at No. 5 in the college tight-end class and have an 84.8 overall grade. 

Washington has made nine starts in the 10 games this season and has made 24 catches, which total 392 yards and one touchdown 

He ranks second in tight ends, in the league with 16.3 yards for each catch 

In his 31 professional games, Washington has 22 career starts, catching 41 times for 712 yards, and two touchdowns, while proving his skills in the ranks of best blockers in the nation.