There is plenty of intrigue following first-round pick Marcus Smith. There is plenty of hype surrounding second-round pick Jordan Matthews. Meanwhile, 15 undrafted free agents are trying to make a name for themselves with the Philadelphia Eagles this summer. A handful of them will actually make the team.
One or two might even turn out to be gems. That could be anything from a quality starter or role player to an eventual Pro Bowler.
Typically, you can get a sense of which undrafted free agents have a better shot at making the roster than others, an important first step toward making it in pro football. On the contrary, determining whom among them is destined for a long-term NFL career is not so easy. Nonetheless, we took a stab at identifying the top five most promising prospects from the Birds' postdraft haul.