Hey new here and not a troll lol
what are the lats role in deadlifting? I searched google and wasnt able to find much. i thibk about all is was able to find is that they help keep your elbows close to the body
They keep the bar against your leg until your back angle becomes sufficiently vertical.
Search "Mark Rippetoe's Lengthy Analysis of the Deadlift"
thanks, thats what i figured as i thought about it more1