Here are some of the most underrated players in the game based on the ratings that actually matter so you can find possible sleepers that other guys would trade for minimal value in Madden 16 Connected Franchise. A few of the factors taken into consideration in the selection process were the ease it would be to get ahold of that said player and their location on their perspective team’s depth chart. With that said here are our Top 10 Tight End Sleepers in Madden 16 Connected Franchise:
- KENARD BLACKMON: 66 OVR/84 SPD/82 AGIL/86 ACCEL/76 CATCH/44 ROUTE/82 CIT/68 SPEC CATCH/85 JUMP
One of the benefits of airing Blackmon is that he received the most XP for each season goal completed in CFM.
- GEOFF SWAIM: 64 OVR/82 SPD/79 AGIL/86 ACCEL/62 CATCH/64 CIT/71 SPEC CATCH/85 JUMP
If you’re a fan of blocking tight ends Swaim is your guy. Not only is he 82 speed, Swaim has the highest blocking rating by far on the list (77) and one of the best in the whole league.
- WES SAXTON: 63 OVR/84 SPD/82 AGIL/84 ACCEL/72 CATCH/39 ROUTE/68 CIT/82 SPEC CATCH/86 JUMP
The youngest player in the Top 10 at 22 years old, Saxton starts off with a respectable 84 speed and 82 spec catch.
- BLAKE ANNEN: 64 OVR/88 SPD/76 AGIL/88 ACCEL/70 CATCH/46 ROUTE/70 CIT/75 SPEC CATCH/84 JUMP
At the end of the day speed still rules the day and Blake Annen is one of the better “unknown” speed tight ends in Madden 16.
- GERALD CHRISTIAN: 65 OVR/80 SPD/82 AGIL/89 ACCEL/72 CATCH/46 ROUTE/63 CIT/82 SPEC CATCH/80 JUMP
Christin is one of the better tight ends after the catch with his 74 elusiveness, 76 spin and 81 juke move.
- JAMES O’SHAUGHNESSY: 69 OVR/83 SPD/82 AGIL/88 ACCEL/79 CATCH/50 ROUTE/75 CIT/76 SPEC CATCH/85 JUMP
O’Shaughnessy starts off with good receiving numbers to build upon, especially his 79 catch and 75 catch in traffic.
- JE’RON HAMM: 66 OVR/83 SPD/82 AGIL/84 ACCEL/68 CATCH/43 ROUTE/78 CIT/83 SPEC CATCH/87 JUMP
Hamm has the makings of becoming a decent vertical threat with 83 speed, 87 jump and 83 spec catch.
- MYCOLE PRUITT: 75 OVR/86 SPD/77 AGIL/87 ACCEL/82 CATCH/63 ROUTE/78 CIT/82 SPEC CATCH/88 JUMP
Probably the most complete tight end on the list, giving that he has the 2nd best route running to go along with near 80’s in every other receiving category, but Pruitt’s biggest weakness is he has poor stamina (78) and low injury (84).
- TREY BURTON: 71 OVR/86 SPD/88 AGIL/88 ACCEL/76 CATCH/67 ROUTE/72 CIT/80 SPEC CATCH/81 JUMP
Burton has the best speed, agility, acceleration combination on the list and also sports a 90 stamina rating which is one of the best in the league for tight ends.
- DEMETRIUS HARRIS: 67 OVR/86 SPD/88 AGIL/87 ACCEL/76 CATCH/49 ROUTE/71 CIT/82 SPEC CATCH/88 JUMP
Harris possess unique size(6-7) and speed (86) to go along with his 88 jump and 82 spec catch making him a matchup nightmare already.
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