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BIG BEN A BIG BUST IN PITTSBURGH? REIGNING LEAGUE MVP PATRICK MAHOMES A BUST IN KC? LE’VEON BELL A BUST IN NYC? HOLD ON, AND READ THIS ARTICLE START TO FINISH. THERE ARE SOME OUTSTANDING PLAYERS WHO VERY WELL MAY NOT LIVE UP TO THE LOFTY EXPECTATIONS PLACED ON THEM BY FANTASY OWNERS.
It could be risky drafting Ben Roethlisberger as anything other than a No. 2 quarterback.

Adam Tielen is a star receiver and a standout Fantasy option. But he makes me a little nervous this season, which is why I will likely avoid him on Draſt Day in most leagues. He’s a potential bust candidate for 2019.

It’s a small sample size, but Tielen did not play at a high level once the Vikings went to Kevin Stefanski as the offensive coordinator in the final three games of the 2018 season. Over that span, Tielen had 10 catches for 137 yards and no touchdowns on 12 targets, and he scored six PPR points or fewer in two outings.

By comparison, Stefon Diggs had 14 catches for 107 yards and three touchdowns on 23 targets during those three games, and Kyle Rudolph had 16 catches for 164 yards and two touchdowns on 17 targets. The Vikings want to focus more on the run with Stefanski and assistant head coach Gary Kubiak calling the plays, and Tielen might not produce at the high level we saw to start last season when he had eight games in a row with at least 100 receiving yards and scored nine touchdowns in his first 12 outings.

I still like Tielen as a No. 2 Fantasy receiver, but he’s not a top-15 option coming into the season in non-PPR leagues, which is his current consensus ranking on Fantasy Pros. I would not draſt Tielen before Round 4 in that format.

Now, in PPR, it’s a little diff erent since Tielen is a third-round pick for me. But I’m not taking him until the end of that round because of these concerns.

For most of the bust candidates listed here, we’re using the consensus rankings on Fantasy Pros since Average Draſt Position data isn’t really relevant prior to August. The consensus rankings will be our guide if a player is being rated too high. If they are, they are on this list.

If the Vikings opt to run the ball more this season, Thielen’s number of targets - and trips into the end zone - could be reduced.
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