CFB: Could These 5 Players Be the Surprise of the NFL Draft

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CFB: Could These 5 Players Be the Surprise of the NFL Draft
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On every NFL draft day everyone already knows who the top 32 ranked players are because of ESPN and Rivals.  They may even have an idea who the top rated 64 players are, but after that the level of interest falls off. 

Why is that?  Well, to be honest, most fans aren't interested in the second day of the draft.  After watching all the hype from ESPN's Mel Kyper and Todd McShay on day 1, only the hardcore fans will be watching on day 2.  This is the day that all of the bubble players get drafted.  The ones that have to work harder and be smarter when they get to training camp.

Guys like Tom Brady and Gus Ferrote.  Everyone knows what Brady has done since being drafted in the sixth round in 2000.  Gus Ferrote was drafted in the seventh round.  He played 14 years in the league, playing in the 1996 Pro Bowl and making it into the playoffs as a starting quarterback 3 times. 

Let's take a look at five players whose stock seems to be wanting with the draft gurus.  Could these five players be the diamonds in the rough that are found in each draft?  Let's take a look and see.

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