Every season, there are players who show up at the NFL combine or their pro days overweight and out of shape.
We all remember Terrence Cody and Andre Smith coming out of Alabama. Their careers have taken off in the wrong direction and it all began with laziness.
On the other hand, others like LaGarrette Blount, who was overweight heading into last season, find a way to turn it around and shoot off to a bright start in a promising career.
Does anybody remember how lumpy Tom Brady looked when he was weighed pre-draft?
The following list consists of players to keep an eye on.
Here are five big-name players who will need to shave off a few pounds before the start of the 2011 season begins.