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Bleacher Report – Vikings

It’s risky business for NFL prospects who opt to leave school early

By apnews@1500espn.com

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Greg Robinson decided to leave college for all the usual reasons.

He played for a national championship at Auburn, is generally regarded as a top-five pick and wants to help his family financially. For the 6-foot-5, 332-pound offensive tackle, the decision to give up his final two seasons of college eligibility made sense.

For some of the other 101 early entrants in this year’s draft, whether they’re ready or not, it’s a choice fraught with risk.

“I can guarantee you 30 of them (underclassmen) will not make a roster and if you’re lucky enough to…

Source: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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