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10 seniors who'll be NFL starters in Week 1 of 2017
The top college seniors around the country are looking to start strong on opening weekend as they embark on their final season of auditioning for scouts before entering the NFL.
Which of this year's seniors will be starting for an NFL squad a year from now? Here are my top 10 most likely candidates.
Keep in mind that these are not necessarily the top-rated prospects for next year's draft. Underclassmen are not included here, and quarterbacks, pass rushers, and other future playmakers often have to wait until the end of their first year or later to get the starting nod over veterans.
Cynthia Frelund's Week 11 fantasy projections
My projections are based on historical trends, personnel, matchups and probable game scripts. Yes, it could be considered overkill to use 10 full years of past, actual, and comparable data to forecast each week, but why wouldn't you want to at least try to be as accurate as possible? I know I can't find a reason not to.