10 Tight Ends to Win Fantasy Drafts in the Final Rounds

The key players and tiers when waiting on tight ends

With a vast majority of fantasy football formats starting one tight end and plenty of NFL starting tight ends going undrafted in typical depths, the ability is present to streamer or find a quality starter in the final round(s) of a draft. Here are the preferred tiers if taking a late-draft shot on tight end with an eye towards an early-season hit at tight end:

*Using tight ends outside the top-200 in Average Draft Position by Footballguys consensus at the time of publication*

Likely-Potential Week 1 Starter

Tier 1

Olsen is the play here considering his career profile and situation. Will Dissly is working back from a second straight season cut short by a significant injury. The signing of Olsen reduces any pressure to play Dissly early in the season. Olsen has six seasons as a fantasy TE1, plus another three as a high-TE2 on a PPG basis. Olsen is one of the best bets for the investment to hit as a top-12 fantasy tight end, especially early in the season.

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