College football diehards know all six of the players well, but to NFL fans who simply skim college news for draft research, a couple of names might be head-scratchers. Everyone knows Johnny Manziel and Jameis Winston; not everyone has heard of Andre Williams and Jordan Lynch.
In order to familiarize people with these six deserving candidates, here's a look at who they might compare to at the next level. These parallels should help contextualize each player's skill set but not necessarily predict how successful he will be.
NFL draft season, after all, is not as far away as it seems.