Potential 2016 Wide Receiver Fantasy Busts  
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Potential 2016 Wide Receiver Fantasy Busts

Every year there are fantasy players drafted in the first couple of rounds who turn out to be a disappointment or a bust. It is difficult to identify these players because sometimes their downfall is due to an injury to them or an injury to a key teammate that directly affects their fantasy production. No one can accurately project injuries or which players could be a potential bust, but there are some criteria you can review to try and identify players who could potentially be disappointing.

Below are 2016 Wide Receivers who could be potential busts due to a projected decrease in fantasy points lower than the previous year or a drop in depth chart from starting to backing up.

  Position Busts:
  QB | RB | WR | TE | K
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2016 Potential Fantasy Wide Receivers Busts
   Player    Team 2016 Total Fantasy Points Projection 2015 Total Fantasy Points
   1. Ted Ginn [+]    Carolina Panthers 39.36 102.95
   2. Corey Brown [+]    Carolina Panthers 21.43 50.15
   3. Dorial Green-Beckham [+]    Tennessee Titans 23.77 51.45
   4. Tyler Lockett [+]    Seattle Seahawks 39.36 83.20
   5. Josh Huff [+]    Philadelphia Eagles 16.85 33.60
   6. Nate Washington [+]    New England Patriots 29.19 56.90
   7. Willie Snead [+]    New Orleans Saints 36.03 67.50
   8. Dwayne Harris [+]    New York Giants 30.61 57.00
   9. Davante Adams [+]    Green Bay Packers 16.43 30.15
   10. Chris Hogan [+]    New England Patriots 19.52 35.10


 
2016 Players Who Have Dropped in the Depth Chart
   Player    Team 2016 Depth Chart 2015 Depth Chart 2016 Total Fantasy Points Projection 2015 Total Fantasy Points
   1. Donteea Dye [+]    Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2 1 11.34 12.60
   2. Chris Givens [+]    Philadelphia Eagles 2 1 11.59 2.75
   3. Davante Adams [+]    Green Bay Packers 2 1 16.43 30.15
   4. Chris Hogan [+]    New England Patriots 2 1 19.52 35.10
   5. Corey Brown [+]    Carolina Panthers 2 1 21.43 50.15
   6. Nate Washington [+]    New England Patriots 2 1 29.19 56.90
   7. Ted Ginn [+]    Carolina Panthers 2 1 39.36 102.95