The NFL is a pass-happy league, and the assortment of young immense tight end talent is helping many quarterbacks.
After epic 2011 seasons, Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham are dealing with some growing pains that typically come after legendary campaigns.
Those two are still probably the best tight ends in the game, but a faction of other youthful tight ends have staked their claims as elite receiving targets.
Kyle Ruldoph, anyone?
Let's take a look at the game's most prolific tight end options, guys who have youth and vast potential on their side.