Development never ends in the NFL. Whether it's a rookie learning the ropes or a 10-year veteran finding a role for his remaining skill set, every NFL player has to adapt and learn during training camp.
The Buccaneers have undergone drastic changes this offseason. New blood was added and the old guard now finds itself with new challenges and opportunities to succeed under the Lovie Smith administration.
Certainly, the Bucs' rookies will be tested, but the same goes for some of the veteran players. Some are still young and trying to find their groove. Others are older players who have seen their careers derailed by injury or other circumstances.
Smith's first training camp in Tampa Bay will begin to separate the fulfilled prospects from the failed experiments. Here are the Bucs' five biggest training camp projects of 2014.