When you think of explosive players in the NFL today, guys like Victor Cruz, Chris Johnson, Steve Smith and Cam Newton all come to mind.
What does it mean to be explosive? Well, to sum it up rather simply, it means having the ability to score at any second—being able to turn a small gain into a large chunk of yardage.
With that being said, let's take a look at some players who have plenty of potential and upside to be explosive at the next level.
Here are the 27 most explosive players in the 2012 NFL draft.