Usually, football fans never give unheralded players a chance in their first appearance on the field, as they expect them to execute at a high level. Coaches, however, have a different approach; they almost always come from a survivalist mentality.
They’re comfortable with the less-experienced players on the field because they were given enough reps with the first team during the practice week. This experience usually helps them to make plays on Sundays.
Here are some players that are making the most of their golden opportunity.