2022 Fantasy Football Busts

Our fantasy football busts are determined dynamically by comparing our 2022 NFL football rankings against other reputable sources. Busts are assigned a score based on the ranking differential, with the highest negative score being those busts who are most likely under-play their projected value.

Quarterback Busts

Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Mitchell Trubisky
#13 PIT Steelers - 3 years exp , Bye 9
-6 CSWR: Ranked 32nd among QBs
CBS: Ranked 26th among QBs
GAM=5, PAYD=43, PATD=0, RUCA=13, RUYD=24, RUTD=1, INT=1, FUM=0, FPPG=1.6, TFP=8
Cleveland Browns helmet
Deshaun Watson
#13 CLE Browns - 4 years exp , Bye 9
-6 CSWR: Ranked 33rd among QBs
CBS: Ranked 27th among QBs
Minnesota Vikings helmet
Kirk Cousins
#8 MIN Vikings - 10 years exp , Bye 7
-5 CSWR: Ranked 17th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 12th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4221, PATD=33, RUCA=29, RUYD=115, RUTD=1, INT=7, FUM=2, FPPG=22.9, TFP=366

Running Back Busts

Baltimore Ravens helmet
J.K. Dobbins
#34 BAL Ravens - 2 years exp , Bye 10
-5 CSWR: Ranked 27th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 22nd among RBs
San Francisco 49ers helmet
Elijah Mitchell
#15 SF 49ers - 1 years exp , Bye 9
-5 CSWR: Ranked 28th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 23rd among RBs
GAM=11, RUCA=207, RUYD=963, RUTD=5, RETR=20, RECP=19, REYD=137, RETD=1, FUM=0, FPPG=13.3, TFP=146
Buffalo Bills helmet
Devin Singletary
#34 BUF Bills - 3 years exp , Bye 7
-5 CSWR: Ranked 33rd among RBs
CBS: Ranked 28th among RBs
GAM=17, RUCA=188, RUYD=870, RUTD=7, RETR=50, RECP=40, REYD=228, RETD=1, FUM=0, FPPG=9.3, TFP=158

Wide Receiver Busts

Denver Broncos helmet
Courtland Sutton
#80 DEN Broncos - 4 years exp , Bye 9
-6 CSWR: Ranked 18th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 12th among WRs
GAM=17, RETR=98, RECP=58, REYD=776, RETD=2, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=5.3, TFP=90
Miami Dolphins helmet
Tyreek Hill
#80 MIA Dolphins - 5 years exp , Bye 11
-3 CSWR: Ranked 10th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 7th among WRs
GAM=17, RETR=159, RECP=111, REYD=1239, RETD=9, RUYD=96, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=10.9, TFP=186
Carolina Panthers helmet
D.J. Moore
#80 CAR Panthers - 4 years exp , Bye 13
-3 CSWR: Ranked 16th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 13th among WRs
GAM=17, RETR=163, RECP=93, REYD=1157, RETD=4, RUYD=48, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=8.4, TFP=142

Tight End Busts

Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Dallas Goedert
#85 PHI Eagles - 4 years exp , Bye 7
-3 CSWR: Ranked 9th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 6th among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=76, RECP=56, REYD=830, RETD=4, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=7.1, TFP=107
Buffalo Bills helmet
Dawson Knox
#85 BUF Bills - 3 years exp , Bye 7
-3 CSWR: Ranked 15th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 12th among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=71, RECP=49, REYD=587, RETD=9, RUYD=4, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=7.5, TFP=113
Denver Broncos helmet
Albert Okwuegbunam
#85 DEN Broncos - 2 years exp , Bye 9
-3 CSWR: Ranked 22nd among TEs
CBS: Ranked 19th among TEs
GAM=13, RETR=40, RECP=33, REYD=330, RETD=2, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=3.3, TFP=43

Kicker Busts

Indianapolis Colts helmet
Rodrigo Blankenship
#3 IND Colts - 2 years exp , Bye 14
-7 CSWR: Ranked 20th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 13th among Ks
GAM=5, MAFG=11, MIFG=3, MAXP=7, MIXP=1, FPPG=6, TFP=30
Chicago Bears helmet
Cairo Santos
#5 CHI Bears - 8 years exp , Bye 14
-7 CSWR: Ranked 32nd among Ks
CBS: Ranked 25th among Ks
GAM=17, MAFG=26, MIFG=4, MAXP=27, MIXP=1, FPPG=5.4, TFP=92
Denver Broncos helmet
Brandon McManus
#8 DEN Broncos - 8 years exp , Bye 9
-4 CSWR: Ranked 23rd among Ks
CBS: Ranked 19th among Ks
GAM=17, MAFG=26, MIFG=5, MAXP=33, MIXP=1, FPPG=5.6, TFP=95

Defense Busts

Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Philidelphia Eagles
Bye 7
-6 CSWR: Ranked 18th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 12th among DEFs
GAM=17, FREC=4, INT=12, SACK=29, DTD=5, PA=385, FPPG=5.4, TFP=91
Minnesota Vikings helmet
Minnesota Vikings
Bye 7
-5 CSWR: Ranked 21st among DFs
CBS: Ranked 16th among DEFs
GAM=17, FREC=8, INT=16, SACK=51, DTD=2, PA=426, FPPG=6.5, TFP=111
Denver Broncos helmet
Denver Broncos
Bye 9
-2 CSWR: Ranked 6th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 4th among DEFs
GAM=17, FREC=6, INT=13, SACK=36, DTD=1, PA=322, FPPG=4.7, TFP=80