Only Chargers, Bengals project same starting five

Despite the importance of continuity on the offensive line, practically every unit will have at least one new starter in '05.

Updated: June 17, 2005, 1:49 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Nothing has been more constant in the NFL, particularly during the era of free agency, than lack of constancy. And over the past 12 seasons, a stretch defined by wholesale player movement and the salary cap, nowhere have the effects been more adversely profound than on the offensive line.

Consider this: Based on the best projections available, only two franchises (Cincinnati and San Diego) figure to have the same starting line in 2005, with all five players in the same positions, as they had ...

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