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Articles by Category: Busts
Top Running Backs & Wide Receivers Most Likely to Bust (2021 Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on April, 7th 2021

Last week our writers looked at running backs and wide receivers we might want to avoid come draft season. This week we’re discussing bust candidates for players currently ranked as an RB1 or WR1. Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) referenced is … read more »

What Is A Dynasty Draft Pick Actually Worth? (2021 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on April, 5th 2021

If you’ve played in dynasty formats for years, you’ve likely heard someone say something like, “Hey, I’m willing to give you a first-round pick. You need to give something in order to get something as valuable as a first-rounder.” If … read more »

Early Running Backs and Wide Receivers To Avoid (2021 Fantasy Football)
By FantasyPros Staff on March, 31st 2021

A highly important aspect of our fantasy drafts often comes down to avoiding early-round landmines. Today, our writers take an early look at the high-end of our expert consensus rankings. Below are some names to think twice about drafting in … read more »

How To Value Rookies in Fantasy Football (Pre/Post-Draft)
By Mike Tagliere on March, 22nd 2021

Raise your hand if you have a guy in your league who always drafts rookies thinking they’re going to be the next big thing. That guy is going to be puffing his chest out a little bit more after 2020 … read more »

Consensus Busts from 25 Experts (2021 Fantasy Baseball)
By FantasyPros Staff on March, 16th 2021

See who the industry thinks is this year’s biggest bust!

2021 NFL Draft Big Board: Mike Tagliere’s Top 100 Prospects
By Mike Tagliere on March, 10th 2021

  Prior to shifting focus on NFL free agency, I was able to extend my film sessions with the incoming rookie class, therefore moving players up/down my big board. It’s important to keep in mind that certain players will fit … read more »

6 Early Fantasy Baseball Busts
By FantasyPros Staff on February, 11th 2021

  Once your draft day arrives, it’ll be important to have a strong sense of which players may lead your team astray and cost you valuable draft capital. One of the biggest questions facing fantasy managers this season is what … read more »

Early 2021 Bold Predictions (Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on January, 20th 2021

What would you have said if someone told you that a rookie quarterback (Justin Herbert) with no preseason who was a backup when the season started would finish as a top-10 fantasy option? Or that James Robinson, an undrafted rookie … read more »

Fantasy Hockey Sleepers and Busts (2021)
By Mat Vilcek on January, 8th 2021

It’s fantasy hockey drafting season, and with it brings a whole new season of potential bust picks along with those sleepers we come to regret not drafting when we had the chance. I felt this was a great article to … read more »

The Primer: Week 16 Edition (2020 Fantasy Football)
By Mike Tagliere on December, 24th 2020

  “I hate myself, sometimes, I love myself.” These are song lyrics that I almost had tattooed on me at one point. They’ve meant a lot to me throughout the years, and they still do. They represent the struggle we … read more »