More than two weeks removed from the 2013 NFL draft, rookie minicamps for all 32 NFL teams are in the books.
Those rookies will now be joined by veterans as the schedule shifts to organized team activities (OTAs). Before the veterans come back to prove their own worth for starting and roster spots, the young players each had their chance to make a strong first impression.
Some unexpected players made coaches and observers take notice during their team's minicamps. Conversely, some draft picks failed to live up to higher expectations.
The following 10 observations, highlights and quotes from around the league stood out among the most unexpected and noteworthy from the rookie camp season.