7 underrated NFL rookies that fans should keep a close eye on

Sep 15, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes halfback K.J. Hill Jr. (14) celebrates his third quarter touchdown with receiver Binjimen Victor (9) against the Texas Christian Horned Frogs at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

The 2020 NFL Draft was filled with surprises and there were plenty of talented players to be selected by teams around the NFL. Some prospects —more than others — had expectations heading into the draft, drawing tons of buzz in the pre-draft process.

On the other hand, there were some players that were considered undervalued heading into the draft. For the most part, most of the undervalued players turned out to become ‘steals’ in the draft, going later than expected.

Of course, players selected in the first round are going to be given heightened expectations in their rookie seasons, while some rookies go a bit under the radar. With that in mind, let’s take a look at seven underrated rookies from the 2020 NFL Draft that fans should keep an eye on in 2020.