The NFL draft is upcoming, and Virginia Tech once again is being well represented. David Wilson and Jayron Hosley are the biggest Hokie stars that will hear their name called by an NFL team. But there are also others like Jarrett Boykin, Danny Coale and a number of offensive lineman that dream of hearing the same.
The draft seems to be a time to look to the future but it is also a time to look to the past, in some cases not that far into the past. Virginia Tech's football program doesn't have the same history of creating top NFL talent like Miami or Ohio State, but that doesn't mean that there aren't a number of NFL stars that went to VPI.
The following is a list of the top 10 NFL stars in school history that went to Virginia Tech. Most of them are still playing, but the best on this list is no longer in uniform but rather is enshrined in Canton. This is a top-heavy group, there are four no-brainers at the top, but then there is a drop off from 5-10