The 2015 NFL draft is nearly a year away. Naturally, now's the time to start talking about who could help their draft stock next spring.
America's out of the World Cup. What else are we to do? These are indeed trying times.
As you'll see, the players on this list are mostly highly regarded, but for one reason or another, have something that could hold them back in next year's draft. Maybe it was an off-field issue or a poor/injury-filled season in 2013. Or, perhaps a player just hasn't lived up to his potential.
The idea is that a big 2014 could alleviate any concerns and help that player's draft stock.
So which players could use a big season the most to help their draft stock in 2015? The answers are in the following slides.