Every year there are running backs that don’t live up to their hype or draft capital. Whether it is a holdout, an injury, or just plain terrible play, someone is going to get disappointed this fantasy season.
Now it’s impossible to really predict injuries (even though some players are more prone), but we can predict potential risks that may influence players’ performances. Injuries to other offensive stars, new coaching staffs, or new additions to the backfield all play into whether your high draft pick has potential to bust.
Let’s take a look at some running backs that have that potential this year.