Right now, every NFL team is hoping its first—and maybe first several—2012 draft picks will start. But which teams will see this wish become reality?
Some rookies are all but guaranteed to start. It could be the situation they are entering, or it could be the player itself. It is usually a combination of both.
Many rookies will start at some point during the 2012 NFL season, but 20 are almost certain to begin the season as starters.