The experts at Collegefootballnews.com disagree. They don't rank a single SEC player among the top 10 QBs nationwide, although they rank all four players mentioned above in the top 16. Their list shows Greene at No. 12, Manning at No. 13, Clausen at No. 15 and Lorenzen at No. 16.
Here is the complete list of top 25 QBs, as compiled by Collegefootballnews.com:
1. Cody Pickett, Washington Sr.
2. Brad Smith, Missouri So.
4. Matt Schaub, Virginia Sr.
5. Ell Roberson, Kansas State Sr.
6. Josh Harris, Bowling Green Sr.
8. Bradlee Van Pelt, Colorado State Sr.
14. Ryan Schneider, UCF Sr.
22. Timmy Chang, Hawaii Jr.
23. Josh Fields, Oklahoma State Jr.
24. Gino Guidugli, Cincinnati Jr.