- Jordan Simmons, USC, 3rd on depth chart at LG (had knee surgery)
- D. J. Humphries, Florida, starting LT
- Zach Banner, USC, 2nd on depth chart at RT
- Kyle Murphy, Stanford, 2nd on depth chart at LT
- Kyle Kalis, Michigan, now 2nd on depth chart at RG after starting first six games
- John Theus, Georgia, 2nd on depth chart at RT
- Andrus Peat, Stanford, starting LT
Fewer than half have had any starts at all. It's not so much "falling short" as a lack of depth putting him in a situation he probably shouldn't have been in in the first place.