April 28 approaches faster than we know it. The 2011 NFL draft presents an array of unique challenges compared to other years, with lockout side effects muddling matters for teams and fans alike.
Fortunately, there are still 252-plus college players to scrutinize endlessly and a constant flow of information to break down. One rumor, one lauding report, one reason for skepticism can change the path of multiple franchises.
Draft season has begun, so swing by here for updates on the top prospects each team is considering as we barrel toward the most thrilling weekend on the NFL calendar until...there are games again.