It truly is sad to see how far Vontaze Burfict’s draft stock has fallen in the past couple of months.
But it can be expected from a prospect whose bad behavior definitely out-weighs his superior athleticism, out-weighing all his good football-playing skills to the point that it threatens his ability to be drafted at all.
And this inside linebacker out of Arizona State isn’t the only one.
Other draft prospects have done little to convince onlookers that their talent is worth their trouble, whether it be a lack of work ethic or trouble with the law.
Here’s a look at Burfict and five other talented prospects who might be on the draft day chopping block: