Every year there are NFL prospects who look shiny and wonderful in February, March and April, only to end up terrible during the summer and fall.
Overrated players infest every draft—it's a fact of life.
Whether it's a workout warrior who gains traction with a ridiculous 40 time or a "sleeper" offensive lineman who's boosted to a first- or second-day prospect thanks to "anonymous sources," the truth is every year someone hits the jackpot and goes earlier than he should.
The following is my list of players at every position who I feel are getting more heat than they deserve.
To give us a basis to work from, I am mostly looking at the rankings at CBSSports.com.
Who is going to be fool's gold in this May's NFL draft?