There are plenty of 2017 mock drafts out there, and with the NFL Scouting Combine set to begin this week, a lot of those mocks are going to get shuffled like cards in an eight-deck chute in Las Vegas.

Teams are going to learn the truth about the size, speed, strength and intelligence of more than 300 NFL draft prospects.

Players begin arriving Tuesday for medical tests and interviews, and workouts begin Friday. The draft is two months away and the next meaningful NFL game is more than six months away, but The Sports Daily identified eight prospects worth watching at the combine, which should help feed football fans’ appetite for now.

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