Kelce, Waller lead Week 1 TE projections

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After looking at Week 1 WR projections in our third Season Tools preview, we're highlighting Week 1 TE projections today. Projections are a helpful way for managers to gauge the difficulty of a player's matchup on any given week, as well as offer context into whether or not to expect a boom or bust performance, and thus help you make educated start/sit decisions. The TE postion is a versatile one and we're confident our projections can help you make confident and informed lineup decisions every time you set your lineup.

Have a look below:

Week 1 TE Projections, Yahoo Standard Scoring

Travis Kelce (KC) vs. CLE

91 Proj. Receiving Yards | 6.7 Proj. Receptions | 12.7 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Darren Waller (LV) vs. BAL

79 Proj. Receiving Yards | 6.7 Proj. Receptions | 10.6 Proj. Fantasy Pts

George Kittle (SF) vs. DET

71 Proj. Receiving Yards | 5.7 Proj. Receptions | 10.0 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Mark Andrews (BAL) vs. LV

64 Proj. Receiving Yards | 4.6 Proj. Receptions | 8.9 Proj. Fantasy Pts

T.J. Hockenson (DET) vs. SF

51 Proj. Receiving Yards | 4.9 Proj. Receptions | 7.5 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Kyle Pitts (ATL) vs. PHI

46 Proj. Receiving Yards | 3.8 Proj. Receptions | 6.5 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Tyler Higbee (LAR) vs. CHI

45 Proj. Receiving Yards | 3.8 Proj. Receptions | 6.3 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Dallas Goedert (PHI) vs. ATL

44 Proj. Receiving Yards | 3.9 Proj. Receptions | 5.9 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Austin Hooper (CLE) vs. KC

36 Proj. Receiving Yards | 3.6 Proj. Receptions | 5.4 Proj. Fantasy Pts

Rob Gronkowski (TB) vs. DAL

27 Proj. Receiving Yards | 2.2 Proj. Receptions | 4.8 Proj. Fantasy Pts

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