After a banner year in 2011, the Oklahoma State Cowboys also had plenty to be proud of after the NFL Draft had been completed. Justin Blackmon, Brandon Weeden and Markelle Martin were the three Cowboys taken in the draft this season.
While other Cowboys like James Thomas, Jamie Blatnick, Richetti Jones and Josh Cooper were signed to free-agent contracts, it will be the three drafted players with the best opportunities to affect their teams immediately.
More than likely Weeden and Blackmon will both start immediately, while Martin may have to fight his way onto the field. Here's the breakdown of each and a prediction on who will have the best rookie season.