2020 Fantasy Football Busts

Our fantasy football busts are determined dynamically by comparing our 2020 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

Detroit Lions helmet
Jared Goff
#12 DET Lions - 3 years exp , Bye 5
-6 CSWR: Ranked 20th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 14th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4638, PATD=22, RUCA=33, RUYD=40, RUTD=2, INT=16, FUM=5, FPPG=18.2, TFP=292
New England Patriots helmet
Cam Newton
#1 NE Patriots - 9 years exp , Bye 6
-5 CSWR: Ranked 17th among QBs
CBS: Ranked 12th among QBs
GAM=2, PAYD=572, PATD=0, RUCA=5, RUYD=-2, RUTD=0, INT=1, FUM=2, FPPG=8.3, TFP=17
Las Vegas Raiders helmet
Derek Carr
#4 LV Raiders - 6 years exp , Bye 6
-5 CSWR: Ranked 31st among QBs
CBS: Ranked 26th among QBs
GAM=16, PAYD=4054, PATD=21, RUCA=27, RUYD=82, RUTD=2, INT=8, FUM=3, FPPG=17.9, TFP=286

Running Back Busts

New England Patriots helmet
Sony Michel
#34 NE Patriots - 2 years exp , Bye 6
-8 CSWR: Ranked 47th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 39th among RBs
GAM=16, RUCA=247, RUYD=912, RUTD=7, RETR=20, RECP=12, REYD=94, RETD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=8.8, TFP=141
New Orleans Saints helmet
Alvin Kamara
#34 NO Saints - 3 years exp , Bye 6
-5 CSWR: Ranked 9th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 4th among RBs
GAM=14, RUCA=171, RUYD=797, RUTD=5, RETR=97, RECP=81, REYD=533, RETD=1, FUM=1, FPPG=11.9, TFP=167
Los Angeles Chargers helmet
Justin Jackson
#34 LAC Chargers - 2 years exp , Bye 10
-5 CSWR: Ranked 65th among RBs
CBS: Ranked 60th among RBs
GAM=7, RUCA=29, RUYD=200, RUTD=0, RETR=11, RECP=9, REYD=22, RETD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=3.2, TFP=22

Wide Receiver Busts

Dallas Cowboys helmet
Michael Gallup
#80 DAL Cowboys - 2 years exp , Bye 10
-5 CSWR: Ranked 34th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 29th among WRs
GAM=14, RETR=113, RECP=66, REYD=1107, RETD=6, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=10.5, TFP=147
Cincinnati Bengals helmet
Tyler Boyd
#80 CIN Bengals - 4 years exp , Bye 9
-5 CSWR: Ranked 36th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 31st among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=147, RECP=90, REYD=1046, RETD=5, RUYD=23, RUTD=0, FUM=2, FPPG=8.3, TFP=133
Detroit Lions helmet
Kenny Golladay
#80 DET Lions - 3 years exp , Bye 5
-4 CSWR: Ranked 11th among WRs
CBS: Ranked 7th among WRs
GAM=16, RETR=116, RECP=65, REYD=1190, RETD=11, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=11.4, TFP=183

Tight End Busts

Miami Dolphins helmet
Mike Gesicki
#80 MIA Dolphins - 2 years exp , Bye 11
-8 CSWR: Ranked 18th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 10th among TEs
GAM=15, RETR=89, RECP=51, REYD=570, RETD=5, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=5.7, TFP=85
Pittsburgh Steelers helmet
Eric Ebron
#85 PIT Steelers - 6 years exp , Bye 8
-4 CSWR: Ranked 23rd among TEs
CBS: Ranked 19th among TEs
GAM=11, RETR=52, RECP=31, REYD=375, RETD=3, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=0, FPPG=5, TFP=56
Tampa Bay Buccaneers helmet
O.J. Howard
#85 TB Buccaneers - 3 years exp , Bye 13
-4 CSWR: Ranked 28th among TEs
CBS: Ranked 24th among TEs
GAM=12, RETR=53, RECP=34, REYD=459, RETD=1, RUYD=0, RUTD=0, FUM=1, FPPG=4.2, TFP=50

Kicker Busts

Chicago Bears helmet
Cairo Santos
#5 CHI Bears - 6 years exp , Bye 11
-13 CSWR: Ranked 44th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 31st among Ks
GAM=5, MAFG=4, MIFG=0, MAXP=12, MIXP=0, FPPG=4.8, TFP=24
New York Jets helmet
Sam Ficken
#5 NYJ Jets - 2 years exp , Bye 11
-6 CSWR: Ranked 36th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 30th among Ks
GAM=14, MAFG=19, MIFG=8, MAXP=23, MIXP=3, FPPG=3.8, TFP=53
Green Bay Packers helmet
Mason Crosby
#2 GB Packers - 13 years exp , Bye 5
-5 CSWR: Ranked 19th among Ks
CBS: Ranked 14th among Ks
GAM=15, MAFG=22, MIFG=2, MAXP=40, MIXP=1, FPPG=6.6, TFP=99

Defense Busts

Philadelphia Eagles helmet
Philidelphia Eagles
Bye 9
-4 CSWR: Ranked 11th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 7th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=9, INT=11, SACK=43, DTD=3, PA=354, FPPG=6.3, TFP=101
Dallas Cowboys helmet
Dallas Cowboys
Bye 10
-4 CSWR: Ranked 20th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 16th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=10, INT=7, SACK=39, DTD=1, PA=321, FPPG=4.9, TFP=79
Indianapolis Colts helmet
Indianapolis Colts
Bye 7
-3 CSWR: Ranked 8th among DFs
CBS: Ranked 5th among DEFs
GAM=16, FREC=8, INT=15, SACK=41, DTD=1, PA=373, FPPG=6.3, TFP=101