NFL personnel execs place a high value on defensive linemen and you'll see them fly off the draft board early and often.
Of premium value are pass rushing defensive ends.
The NFL has become a passing league and teams will pay big dollar to anyone who can get to the quarterback.
While there isn't a bona fide superstar in the mix this year, there are a bunch of solid prospects in this draft.
Here's a look at the top five defensive ends in the 2010 NFL Draft.