Now, let’s face it. The NFL preseason is the O’Doul’s to the regular season’s Budweiser. The first-team offense and defense will be on the field for a single series, and many players who will actually make the starting squads may not play. But that shouldn’t hinder our NFL fan-boy delirium. These contests are glorified tryouts, but they quell the hunger.
Here are five players who need to make an impression Saturday. No, not all are in a position battle, but this game could either solidify their standing with the team or assert their position on the depth chart.