Is it far too early to be thinking about the recruits of the 2014 class and how they would project as NFL players?
Of course it's far to early, and frankly, it's crazy. For as good as they are as recruits, they aren't even guaranteed to succeed at the college level—let alone in the NFL.
That said, I'm feeling a bit out of the box right now, and there's something about recruiting that just begs us to project, to hope and to dare to dream.
Believe it or not, even though these recruits are still in high school, many of them already have the intangibles and measurables that you look for in a NFL prospect.
With that in mind, and with the NFL draft right around the corner, let's have a little bit of fun.
Here are five 2014 recruits with the best NFL-ready skill-sets:
Note: We'll use B/R draft expert Matt Miller's latest mock draft to help us along this process for some of these recruits.