2019 Fantasy Football Busts

Our fantasy football busts are determined dynamically by comparing our 2019 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

Tampa Bay Buccaneers helmet
Jameis Winston
#3 TB Buccaneers - 4 years exp , Bye 7
-8 CSWR: Ranked 15th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 7th among QBs
GAM=11, PAYD=2992, PATD=19, RUCA=49, RUYD=281, RUTD=1, INT=14, FUM=3, FPPG=21.3, TFP=234
Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Carson Wentz
#12 PHI Eagles - 3 years exp , Bye 10
-8 CSWR: Ranked 17th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 9th among QBs
GAM=11, PAYD=3074, PATD=21, RUCA=34, RUYD=93, RUTD=0, INT=7, FUM=6, FPPG=21.1, TFP=232
San Francisco 49ers helmet
Jimmy Garoppolo
#10 SF 49ers - 5 years exp , Bye 4
-4 CSWR: Ranked 19th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 15th among QBs
GAM=3, PAYD=718, PATD=5, RUCA=8, RUYD=33, RUTD=0, INT=3, FUM=0, FPPG=18.7, TFP=56

Running Back Busts

Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Jaylen Samuels
#85 PIT Steelers - Rookie , Bye 7
-9 CSWR: Ranked 65th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 56th among RBs
GAM=9, RUCA=56, RUYD=256, RUTD=0, RETR=29, RECP=26, REYD=199, RETD=3, FUM=0, FPPG=7.1, TFP=64
Minnesota Vikings helmet
Dalvin Cook
#34 MIN Vikings - 2 years exp , Bye 12
-8 CSWR: Ranked 20th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 12th among RBs
GAM=11, RUCA=133, RUYD=615, RUTD=2, RETR=49, RECP=40, REYD=305, RETD=2, FUM=2, FPPG=10.2, TFP=112
San Francisco 49ers helmet
Jerick McKinnon
#31 SF 49ers - 5 years exp , Bye 4
-7 CSWR: Ranked 52nd among RBs
CBS: Ranked 45th among RBs

Wide Receiver Busts

Seattle Seahawks helmet
Tyler Lockett
#16 SEA Seahawks - 4 years exp , Bye 11
-8 CSWR: Ranked 29th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 21st among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=71, RECP=57, REYD=965, RETD=10, RUYD=69, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=10.2, TFP=163
New York Giants helmet
Sterling Shepard
#80 NYG Giants - 3 years exp , Bye 11
-7 CSWR: Ranked 45th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 38th among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=107, RECP=66, REYD=872, RETD=4, RUYD=33, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=7.2, TFP=114
Buffalo Bills helmet
John Brown
#12 BUF Bills - 4 years exp , Bye 6
-7 CSWR: Ranked 59th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 52nd among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=97, RECP=42, REYD=715, RETD=5, RUYD=4, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=6.4, TFP=102

Tight End Busts

New York Giants helmet
Evan Engram
#85 NYG Giants - 2 years exp , Bye 11
-9 CSWR: Ranked 13th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 4th among TEs
GAM=11, RETR=64, RECP=45, REYD=577, RETD=3, RUYD=36, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=7.2, TFP=79
Washington Redskins helmet
Jordan Reed
#86 WAS Redskins - 6 years exp , Bye 10
-9 CSWR: Ranked 19th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 10th among TEs
GAM=12, RETR=83, RECP=54, REYD=558, RETD=2, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=5.5, TFP=66
Dallas Cowboys helmet
Jason Witten
#82 DAL Cowboys - 16 years exp , Bye 8
-7 CSWR: Ranked 38th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 31st among TEs

Kicker Busts

Los Angeles Rams helmet
Greg Zuerlein
#4 LAR Rams - 7 years exp , Bye 9
-8 CSWR: Ranked 9th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 1st among Ks
GAM=11, MAFG=27, MIFG=4, MAXP=35, MIXP=1, FPPG=9.4, TFP=103
Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Jake Elliott
#8 PHI Eagles - 2 years exp , Bye 10
-7 CSWR: Ranked 16th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 9th among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=26, MIFG=5, MAXP=33, MIXP=2, FPPG=5.9, TFP=94
New England Patriots helmet
Stephen Gostkowski
#3 NE Patriots - 13 years exp , Bye 10
-5 CSWR: Ranked 8th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 3rd among Ks
GAM=16, MAFG=27, MIFG=5, MAXP=49, MIXP=1, FPPG=7.1, TFP=114

Defense Busts

Dallas Cowboys helmet
Dallas Cowboys
Bye 8
-9 CSWR: Ranked 25th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 16th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=11, INT=9, SACK=39, DTD=1, PA=324, FPPG=5.3, TFP=85
San Francisco 49ers helmet
San Francisco 49ers
Bye 4
-7 CSWR: Ranked 31st among DFs
CBS: Ranked 24th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=5, INT=2, SACK=37, DTD=1, PA=435, FPPG=3.8, TFP=61
Cleveland Browns helmet
Cleveland Browns
Bye 7
-6 CSWR: Ranked 14th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 8th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=14, INT=17, SACK=37, DTD=0, PA=392, FPPG=6.4, TFP=103

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