10 college programs hit hardest by NFL Draft departures

The end of the college football season means that underclassmen were forced to decided whether to stay in school or make the leap to the NFL. This year, like many years past, there were a number of players forgoing their final years of college eligibility to declare for the 2016 NFL Draft.

So many players from top programs opted to turn pro before graduation this season and as a result, there has been enough of an exodus from certain programs that next season could prove to be anybody’s to lose.

No time to dawdle, folks.

Here are the 10 college football teams that lost the most to the 2016 NFL Draft, along with their most significant player leaving.

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