Nick Collins

ESPN bloggers pick Polamalu over Reed as NFL's top safety

The Ed Reed v. Troy Polamalu debate has been a heated one in Baltimore, Pittsburgh and all points between since Polamalu came into the league in 2003. Both safeties are game-changing talents, perennial Pro Bowl players and the envy of the 30 NFL teams who don’t have a rooting interest in this debate.

But in the eyes of ESPN’s blogger panel, which has been releasing weekly positional power rankings, it isn’t much of a debate.

In this week’s safety...