Pass Plays: Preseason waiver gems

With a solid group of receivers and a great schedule, Alex Smith could make waves this season. Michael Zagaris/Getty Images

One of the joys of culling the waiver wire before the Week 1 games is that there is always a significant number of players whose potential fantasy value has been overlooked by the consensus of preseason prognosticators. There is no better way to kick off the Pass Plays season than by going through some of these skipped-over, high-value prospects.