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Studs to Scrubs


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#1 GottaGetTheWin

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:00 AM

I can't remember a year where so many high profile studs have been so bad. It seems like half the first round is under-performing so I want to compile a little list.

Who are the studs coming into the season that have turned into scrubs?

Injuries can happen to anyone so a guy like Julio Jones doesn't count, unless they were scrubbing it up before going down i.e. David Wilson.

I'll start it off with everyone's favorite punching bag......Trash Richardson.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:15 AM

Trent "0.4YPC" Richardson
Martin
Rice
Spiller
Kaepernick
Fitzgerald

Edited by ledinred2, 11 November 2013 - 03:16 AM.


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:18 AM

Good one on kaep. I completely forgot about him.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:38 AM

Tom Brady, MJD, CJ0K

And my personal Favorite, Mike Wallace. Wish i could get paid 60mil to play tag.

12Man 1PPR League 

QB - Matty Ice
WR1 - Djax
WR2 - Kelvin Benjamin
RB1 - Eddie Lacy
RB2 - Zac Stacy
TE - Travis Kelce
Flex - Ahmad Bradshaw


Bench
WR - Rueben Randle, Mike Evans

RB - Carlos Hyde, Matt Asiata, Alfred Blue, Jerick Mckinnon, Doug Martin


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:42 AM

SJax, waste of time waiting for him all season to come back healthy :(
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Posted 11 November 2013 - 04:56 AM

People ranked top 30 players by Yahoo that probably killed your season
Doug Martin
David Wilson
Dwayne Bowe
C.J. Spiller
Trent Richardson
Chris Johnson
Marques Colston
Eli-Hakeem Nicks
Arian Foster
Maurice Jones-Drew
Julio Jones
Steven Jackson

Edited by Ruckuz, 11 November 2013 - 04:58 AM.

Standard 10 Team

QB Matthew Stafford
RB Marshawn Lynch
RB Alfred Morris
WR Dez Bryant
WR Michael Crabtree
WR Mike Wallace
TE Julius Thomas
K Graham Gano
DST Texans

Bench
Rashard Jennings, Bishop Sankey, Josh McCrown, Dennis Pitta, Hakeen Nicks, Josh Gordan

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 05:29 AM

not sure what roddy whites projections were coming into the year, but hes been a bust...

Tony Gonzalez too..

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 06:48 AM

not sure what roddy whites projections were coming into the year, but hes been a bust...

Tony Gonzalez too..

Because the team around him is a dumpster fire. He's the same old Gonzalez.

Basically my first 3 picks have been turds.

SJax
Foster
Fitzie


Its a MIRACLE I'm 6-4.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 09:57 AM

Ray Rice is my top choice considering he is only 26 years old and looks like he's played 40 seasons where he touched the ball 800 times a year.

I figured at worst he'd be a high end rb2, but he's not even that.

2014 Live Draft Hometown League • 12 teams • PPR • 4-point TD pass • Bonuses • Return Yards

Week 8 Lineup (5-2)

QB: Aaron Rodgers (via trade)
RB: Andre Ellington (via trade)
RB: Ben Tate (6.4)
WR: Dez Bryant (1.9)
WR: Antonio Brown (2.4)
TE: Jordan Reed (waiver claim)
FLEX: Travaris Cadet (waiver claim)

FLEX: Darren McFadden (waiver claim)
D/ST: Kansas City (waiver claim)
K:  Chandler Catanzaro (waiver claim)
Bench: A.J. Green (via trade), Isaiah Crowell (via trade), Pierre Thomas (via trade), Delanie Walker (waiver claim), Bryce Brown (waiver claim), Denver D/ST (waiver claim)


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 10:10 AM

MATT RYAN.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 10:31 AM

ray rice and trent richardson...gah. almost destroyed my season.

i've tried to play fitz every week and hope he shows some signs of life, but with carson palmer at QB..he's dead to me ROS.

MJD, Bowe, Colston..etc, etc.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 10:42 AM

On a personal level, Kaep and Gonzo. Yeah, this avi is about to hit the dumpster, too.

12 Team, .5 PPR league: QB, 1RB, 2WRs, TE, 2 R/W/T Flex.

QB: Stafford, Rivers
RBs: McCoy, McFadden, Cunningham, B. Brown
WRs: Cobb, Michael Floyd, K. Benjamin, B. Cooks, Beckham.
TE: Kelce
K: Catanzaro
DEF: Seattle, Miami


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 10:42 AM

MATT RYAN.

no not matt ryan as mentioned before atlanta is s--- currently

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 10:47 AM

OK ok then, Victor Cruz.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:09 AM

Leon Sandcastle has let me down thus far

Damn shame

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:36 AM

MATT RYAN.


This. Even though Trent Richardson and a number of other running backs have sucked all season nobody has had as big a downfall over the season as Matt Ryan.

Matt Ryan's first 6 games: 320 yards per game average, 13 Touchdowns, 3 Interceptions
Last 3 games: 231 yards per game, 3 Touchdowns, 7 Interceptions

12 Team PPR
QB: Joe Flacco, Drew Brees
RB: Arian Foster, Giovanni Bernard, Frank Gore
WR/TE: Andre Johnson, Percy Harvin, Wes Welker, Kendall Wright, Delanie Walker
DST: Tennessee Titans
10 Team Standard
QB: Russell Wilson
RB: Fred Jackson, Ben Tate, Jamaal Charles, Montee Ball, Ronnie Hillman, Ryan Mathews
WR: Dez Bryant, Kelvin Benjamin, Michael Floyd, Eric Decker, Roddy White

TE: Jordan Reed, Zach Ertz
DST: JJ Watt

12 Team Standard

QB: Jay CutlerKirk Cousins

RB: Jamaal Charles, Andre Williams, Branden Oliver, Zac Stacy, Joique Bell, Isaiah Crowell

WR: Jordy Nelson, Steve Smith Sr., Wes Welker, Rueben Randle

TE: Greg Olsen

DST: New England Patriots 


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:50 AM

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:52 AM

Michael J. Wallace, III (as in ~WR3)

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:58 AM

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 11:58 AM

MATT RYAN.


I think it's a little early to label ryan here. He had 6 solid games, and his last 3 were poor but against good D's. I think he'll be ok for a while, at least until his last 2 going up against Carolina and San Fran. If white gets healthier, and they are facing not top D's, think he'll be fine. If he has a bad game at Tampa bay this week, then I'd worry.




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