As a player on a squad as young and deep at the Cincinnati Bengals, it can be difficult to raise your stock to the point where everyone from the coaching staff to the media members take notice.
It's early, but there are several names doing just that in Bengals OTAs.
With the way Cincinnati has been drafting the past few years, the fact that some names (rookies included) are breaking through speaks to just how talented they may be.
Make no mistake, things could change at the drop of a hat considering it's only June, but solid performances now can snowball into a roster spot and playing time.
In the following slideshow, we'll take a look at several players in Bengals OTAs who are seeing their stock rise with each practice.