Path to the Pros 2017

Follow the journey of 24 top NFL Draft prospects as they prepare themselves for the biggest moment of their lives, all in hopes of accomplishing their dream of playing professional football.

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How a Support Crew Named 'The Dream Team' Helped Houston Texans DB Treston Decoud Escape a Life of Violence and Make it to the NFL

Treston Decoud saw wasted potential. He saw families torn apart. He saw the impact of crime on friends and loved ones in his hometown of Covington, Lo...

Utah LB Pita Taumoepenu's Incredible Journey From Tongan Fruit Farmer To NFL Draft Prospect

When Pita Taumoepenu caught his first glimpse of American football, he was 17 years old. He didn't know a lick of English, but he knew he liked what h...

Ultra-Athletic Michigan DE Chris Wormley Is Ready To Attack The NFL

Michigan's defense was suffocating last season. The team allowed just 3,032 yards, lowest in the FBS. Their 12.5 points allowed per game ranked sec...

How T.J. Watt Transitioned From Tight End to a Top NFL Linebacker Prospect

T.J. Watt's football career hasn't always been easy. The former Wisconsin linebacker lost two seasons to injury and had to abruptly switch positions f...

How TCU DE Josh Carraway Transformed Himself From A Two-Star Recruit To A Top Pass-Rusher in The 2017 NFL Draft

It's a defensive coordinator's worst nightmare—the opposing quarterback hanging out in the pocket cool as a cucumber, casually waiting for routes to...