Earlier in 2012, the NFL had a huge draft class that was sure to dazzle at the next level. Players of all positions were considered skillful and looked to be starting come the regular season.
Week 1 has officially kick-started the new season and a new chance to take a look at the coveted rookies.
Certain hype has surrounded some of these newcomers to the NFL while others have been underestimated in their pursuit of a pro career.
These are the studs and duds of the rookie class in Week 1.