Stats rank Trent Brown among NFL’s best offensive tackles

New England Patriots offensive tackle Trent Brown has played at a high level this season. He has been one of the best offensive tackles in football to this point, per metrics from Pro Football Focus.

Brown leads all offensive tackles in the NFL with an 89.3 overall grade. He also holds an 87.8 grade for run-blocking, which tops all players at his position.

He is fourth-best with eight allowed pressures and seventh-best in the league with a 97.8 pass-blocking efficiency rating.

New England’s offensive line has struggled at times, both in terms of being healthy and performance. Brown has been a bright spot on the unit in what has been a difficult year for the offense overall.

The Patriots will need his consistency moving forward.

Story originally appeared on Patriots Wire