In the end each NFL prospect will be evaluated based on his total body of work. However, it’s important to create positive vibes and get off to a hot start. Those prospects who jump out of the gate have an opportunity to grab a hold of a team’s attention before other prospects at their positions.
Conversely, a slow start could force evaluators to focus on the negative parts of a prospect's game.
This is the last thing a player wants to see happen as he works to reach his goal of getting drafted by an NFL team.