Sometimes a highly-rated recruit works out and sometimes they don't. In some situations they're labeled as a bust, but in others they're labeled as a player lost in the mix who needs a fresh start.
Those in that second category are usually the ones who end up transferring to a new school for a chance to get on the field and show everyone what they're capable of doing.
In 2010 there will be quite a few transfer players to watch that could have huge impacts either as key reserves or starters. Many of these players were highly regarded coming out of high school and showed flashes of their potential, but never really got it going at their former schools. Others were lesser known, but now emerge as legitimate starting options for programs in need of support.
It may be that the timing was right for a certain player or that they're actually as good as once advertised. Regardless of the situation, here are the top 20 transfer players to watch out for in 2010.