September is the month where stars earn their draft spots. In fantasy sports, there is so much fluctuation week to week that a poorly-timed slump can cost a team their title chance. That being said, for one reason or another, these players might not do what you expect them to when it matters most.
Every league is different, with different playoff setups or rotisserie scoring, but for the purposes of this article, players were considered for their anticipated production in September alone. The difficulty with many of these players is that trade deadlines have passed, and they are too good to drop. At this point in the season, you can only pray I am wrong.