For seemingly forever, the draft sort of put the exclamation point on the offseason until training camp began. That's because the offseason kicked off with free agency and players would get signed, released and traded. The draft process was used to fill in the holes left over from free agency.
That didn't happen this year because of the whole lockout thing you might have heard about. So while veterans sit unmoved like Snuggies in a Barbados convenience store, it's the rookies that made the first splash this offseason. And since we're not so sure when those veterans will get their turn to make headlines, let's drill down into the rookies who will make an impact in Fantasy drafts this summer.