Throughout the next couple of weeks we will hear many quality college football players declare that they will be entering the NFL draft. These are the guys that will put the college life on hold and forgo their senior seasons to begin their professional careers a year early.
If a player does decide to make the leap towards the next level, there is a good chance that he expects to be a top pick within the first couple of rounds and should have a bright future moving forward.
We have had our chances to see these guys on multiple Saturdays making plays for their schools, but who do they compare to on an NFL field?
Sometimes comparing a college kid to somebody that everybody is familiar with at the next level gives us a better understanding of what to expect from that player.
With that said, here are the professional comparisons for some of the top NFL-eligible players in the country.