The NFL Draft is where dreams come true. Every year, the best college football prospects in the country get to see years of hard work come to fruition when they hear their names called on draft day. They get to spend the weekend celebrating with their friends and family knowing that they will sign a contract worth a life-changing amount of money some time during the weeks that follow.
On the other end of the spectrum, the draft results in established veterans losing their jobs to rookies. It’s an unfortunate reality, but this is the way it’s always been, and the way it always will be, in the National Football League. Here is a look at 10 big-name veterans who could lose their jobs to rookies in 2017.