The 2014 NFL Draft will begin at Radio City Hall, New York, Thursday night and the scenes that take place could change the league forever.

Not only that, the fortunes of several franchises could be changed for the better with the right selections in the coming days.

The first round in particular will prove pivotal in deciding which teams have gained from the all important process.

But don't knock the lower rounds and their importance, with many teams in the past benefiting from clever selections.

With big decisions about to be made, here are five ways we think the NFL could be changed indefinitely.

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