In 2012, the Cincinnati Bengals signed Vontaze Burfict as an undrafted free agent. Burfict went on to earn a starting spot at linebacker and lead the team in tackles. Marvin Lewis and his staff will be looking to find instant contributors in this year's draft to overcome weaknesses and manage the salary cap.
Obviously, early-round picks are expected to contribute almost immediately: Rookie Luke Kuechly led the NFL in tackles, and RGIII, Andrew Luck and Russell Wilson have made headlines all year. Here is a look at prospects that the Bengals could draft who would contribute instantly to the Bengals team.