Scheme changes and expanded roles are sure to produce breakout years for several NFL players. Among them is a second-year running back ready to lead his offense in the NFC East.
He is not the only youthful back who will emerge this season. One AFC East outfit is also trusting its rushing chores to a 2012 draft pick.
Over in the NFC North, two young defensive linemen are also primed for breakout campaigns.
Here is a complete breakdown of every NFL team's biggest breakout year candidate.
Rookies have not been trusted to qualify for this list before they have played a pro down. The list begins with the top potential breakout stars in the NFC.