Every year a new crop of players are selected to help revive a franchise. They are expected to come in and contribute so they can lead their new team from the bottom to the top of the league.
Fans always expect all draftees to be Pro Bowlers even though they know it will not happen. The draft is a long and tenuous process in which teams look for at least three impact starters and players they can develop to eventually help the team.
For the Dolphins, Jeff Ireland, in my humble opinion, did a great job with this years draft. On paper it looks as if he drafted the impact starters that he needs and, if developed properly, the quarterback of the future.
With the controversial signing of Ryan Tannehill, many people forgot about the Dolphins other draft picks. They are a solid class that can potentially help the team in the near future.
Here is a look at Ryan Tannehill and the rest of the Dolphins draftees.