Posted March 25, 2013 on gnb.scout.com
With exactly one month until the start of the draft, we kick off a series introducing you to the players you need to know. Leading off is UCLA's remarkably versatile running back Johnathan Franklin, who found an unusual catalyst to jump-start a big senior season.
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