Posted On: 04/28/21 10:30 AM

I have heard it said that OL are the backbone of any offensive scheme and I agree. Without these young men blocking not even the best RB can excel on Friday Nights. QBs cannot sit comfortably in the pocket with DL or blitzing LBs in his face consistently. Being a OL is an honor and a privilege in my book. They may not always get the recognition they deserve openly but it is known quickly by the great statistics put up by the ball carriers or QBs. Without a great OL a team cannot win consistently. If a person is to look at championship teams from the past, they would see one common denominator, a great group of OL. This will be a three-part series about Junior and Senior OL from Arkansas who I believe will be huge factors in their teams success in 2021 and beyond.

Fletcher Stivers- OL 2022 Carlisle Bisons

Fletcher plays guard typically for the Bisons. Fletcher stands at 5'6 and weighs in at 180 pounds. Out of the Wing-T offense Fletcher really excels. He plays with an aggressiveness that makes beating him at the line of scrimmage difficult. Fletcher has quick feet and plays low. He

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