Sadly, all things have to come to an end—no matter how hard you try, there's an end to every road. The same could be said for NFL players. No matter how illustrious a player's career has been, there needs to be an end at some point.
But prior to the end there is a point that both the player and the team have to struggle through—a period in which the player's talent and production simply diminish.
We saw it with Chad Ochocinco in 2011, and we'll certainly see it with some players in 2012.
In that spirit, let's take a look at 10 NFL veterans whose play will fall of dramatically in 2012.