Last season saw the normal amount of teams rise up from poor "analysts" predictions to perform much better than expected.
The lockout may prevent more turnover in a league that sees half its playoff teams from the year before miss it entirely the next. Some of these teams made the playoffs in 2010, and others were on the verge of doing so.
But just because the following franchises disappoint in 2011 doesn't mean their last season was a fluke. Here are organizations that will be drafting earlier than expected in 2012.