The NFL season is still young, but that doesn't mean that surprising performers like Ryan Fitzpatrick haven't made their presence known.
In just three weeks, it's become clear that there are several unlikely players worthy of our attention. Some had been dismissed due to being buried on the depth chart or through harsh criticism. 2011, however, has set a new stage for them to make a name for themselves. Such is the beauty of the NFL.
Let's take a look at some of the early head-turners that have surprised us this season: