Scouts like seeing steady progress

Pittsburgh quarterback Tyler Palko and Cal cornerback Daymeion Hughes arguably had the best weeks of the active players on our list, and each continues to improve his draft position.

However, scouts want to see players get better as the season wears on, so it's important both players continue to play well and carry that momentum into the second half of the season. Unfortunately for Florida QB Chris Leak, he was unable to do that against Auburn, and his struggles in that game almost certainly will affect his draft value.

Here's a look at what we've seen so far from these 15 prospects:

QB Chris Leak, Florida