The 2014 NFL draft was absolutely loaded with talent. Most pundits were talking up this group well before the draft, but now that things have played out, it’s even more obvious.
Even more impressive than the talent in this draft is how teams were studious in their selections. Most teams who understood they needed impact rookies got them and by the looks of things, are expecting them to contribute early.
Seeing rookies in prominent roles is a testament to not only the teams and their coaches, but the evolution of college football itself. These young men are coming into the league more ready to play than ever before.
This time around, we’re going to take a look at potentially some of the top performers across the league. Here’s a prediction for All-Rookie first and second-teams for both offense and defense.
H/T to Ourlads for providing the best offseason depth charts anywhere. All depth chart data used here comes from them.