To win your league, you need overachievers. Not every fairy tale will have a happy ending, but to justify a pick, you should at least be able to tell yourself a story about how a player can vastly exceed expectations. Here’s one player from each NFC team that can do just that.
Jason Witten, TE - This could be Amari Cooper if he elevates his game in year two with Dak Prescott, but he would have to get a significant volume spike to accomplish that. Witten is the low-hanging fruit although he’s not going to change the destiny of your fantasy team. He was a low TE1 the last time we saw him, and he should be similar this year. He’ll be an excellent bye/injury/emergency tight end at worst and could level off as a consistent floor tight end option in PPR leagues.
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