anneal \ uh-NEEL \ , verb;
1. To toughen or temper.
2. To heat (glass, earthenware, metals, etc.) to remove or prevent internal stress.
3. To free from internal stress by heating and gradually cooling.
4. To fuse colors onto (a vitreous or metallic surface) by heating.
Seeing our guys move on in this week's NFL draft will be our last chance to anneal the pain of the offseason for months.