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Too often, owners make a similar mistake with young talent that they make while scrutinizing rookies. They want to be known as the person who predicted the breakout season for a particular player, and reap the appropriate accolades. The problem is that some players with a ton of potential simply never pan out. Other times it may take three or four years for the player to suddenly “get it.” You don't want to be holding the bag in the meantime.
Some steady but un-sexy production is essential in fantasy football. Find a few veteran players who score points like the sun rises to balance out the chances you take on boom or bust players. You'll be happy you did when the “cusp” player you considered taking goes weeks without scoring.