For the class of 2013, there are many prospects that have either the size, speed or skill set to contribute as freshmen. Some of these prospects are entering situations where the depth chart is sliding in their favor, perhaps enough to earn a starting job.
Starting as a true freshman is a tough thing to do. Even though 2012 recruits like Leonard Williams, Stefon Diggs, Shaq Thompson, John Theus and Duke Johnson will probably say it was tougher than they thought.
Nonetheless, I'm sure we will see several true freshman starters from this 2013 class. Here are 11 that seem to be most likely to do it.