Every spring the NFL draft brings new excitement to the football world.
Day one will be full of household names and All-Americans. As the picks and rounds go by, the names being called will become less and less familiar until "Mr. Irrelevant" is finally picked. Each team is hoping to find the next Tom Brady, a late-round diamond in the rough.
The Miami Dolphins will be no different. The Dolphins will enter the draft with clear goals of improving the offensive line and most likely the defensive line as well. They wont be gambling with their early-round picks; they can't afford to.
Miami, like every team, can afford to take some late-round chances on a "project" player. Here are five project or sleeper picks that the Dolphins could take a chance on in the later rounds.
Players are ranked from earliest-round projection to the latest.