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Madden Ratings: Farrell's highest-rated Pac-12 players

Last week in my Three-Point Stance, I fooled around with some EA Sports NCAA football rankings for current college players after the annual Madden rankings came out. This week, I'll dig a little deeper by breaking down the top 10 in each conference. We continue today with the Pac-12.

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1.  OL Penei Sewell, Oregon - 99

Sewell is, hands down, the best offensive lineman in college football. He's likely the best we have seen in a long time and, obviously, is head and shoulders above the rest of the conference.

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2. LB Hamilcar Rashed, Oregon State - 94

Rashed is not a national name but he’s arguably the second-best pass rusher in the nation behind Miami’s Greg Rousseau.

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3. QB Kedon Slovis, USC - 92

The three-star took over for injured five-star J.T. Daniels in the opener and went on to have a spectacular freshman season, winning Pac-12 Freshman of the Year honors after completing 72 percent of his passes and throwing 30 touchdowns.

4. DB Jevon Holland, Oregon - 90

I like Holland better than most people as an instinctual defensive back is always around the play. He’s the best of a great group of defensive backs in the Pac-12.

5. DB Elijah Molden, Washington - 89

Molden is the defensive leader for a strong Washington defense and had four picks and 12 pass breakups last season.

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6. DE Kayvon Thibodeaux, Oregon - 89

After a great freshman season, the former five-star prospect could emerge as an All-American this year.

7. DB Paulson Adebo, Stanford - 87

Yet another elite defensive back on the list, Adebo has good size and locks down big receivers. He had 10 pass breakups last year.

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8. DT Jay Tufele, USC - 87

Tufele leads a very strong and athletic USC defensive line this season and had more solo tackles than assists last year.

9. QB Jayden Daniels, Arizona State - 86

Daniels is a difference-maker and drives defenses crazy with his ability to extend the play. His true freshman season was very impressive, with 17 touchdowns to just two interceptions.

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10. DB Thomas Graham, Oregon - 86

Graham and Holland are an amazing duo in the defensive backfield for the Ducks.

Ten other Pac-12 players that just missed the cut: Washington DT Levi Onwuzurike, Arizona LB Colin Schooler, USC WR Amon-Ra St. Brown, USC WR Tyler Vaughn, Colorado LB Nate Landman, USC DE Drake Jackson, Stanford OL Walker Little, Utah LB Devin Lloyd, Washington State RB Max Borghi and UCLA DL Osa Odighizuwa.