The NFL draft is this weekend, which means scouts have had nearly an entire year to evaluate this year’s prospects and decide who they would like to select. Luke Joeckel is the likely No. 1 overall pick, but that’s no guarantee. After that, the selections could go anywhere.
The following months have given scouts, teams and fans an opportunity to fully evaluate the top collegiate players. Collectively, we’ve seen 40-yard dash times, bench-press repetitions and drug tests skyrocket or plummet the draft stocks of many players.
The following players are the epitome of those that have dropped or risen rapidly for any reason.