The Washington Redskins haven't won a playoff game since 2005 and haven't even been to the postseason since 2007. But the anticipation level is sky-high in D.C., thanks primarily to the presence of rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III.
For the 'Skins to get back to the glory days, they'll not only need RG3 to deliver as a franchise quarterback, but they'll also need his supporting cast to step up from the outset.
While few are concerned about what veteran stars like Brian Orakpo and London Fletcher will bring to the table, there are a number of players who will be counted on to emerge ASAP. Combing through the Washington roster, there are probably a dozen breakout players on the radar.
Here are the five we're most confident in.