Kenrick Ellis could make early impact

Updated: February 4, 2011, 6:52 PM ET
By Kevin Weidl

Five players who came out of the 2010 Texas vs. Nation game -- OT Jared Veldheer, S Kendrick Lewis, CB Sam Shields, DE/OLB Arthur Moats and TE Clay Harbor -- were drafted or signed as rookie free agents and became contributors in their first year in the NFL.

Here's a look at five players taking part in the 2011 version of the game this weekend who could make similar impacts as rookies.