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NFL Nose Tackle

The Nose Tackle is a Defensive Linemen that is lined up infront of the center.
The Nose Tackle is incharge of blocking off the middle, so the runningback doesnt run in the middle and gain yard.
The Nose Tackle is only seen in a 5-2,3-4 and 5-3 defense. The Nose Tackle has more of an advantage, because he is right infront of the center.
That means he could see the ball move right when the center snaps it even a little bit because the Nose Tackle is right infront of the ball.

The Nosetackle infront of the center