Every year in the NFL, there are a group of players who look poised to break out. These guys showed some promise—or perhaps even had one great season already—and could be set up for more.
And every year, some of these guys fall flat on their faces, taking fantasy owners with them.
Titus Young is a great example of a guy who looked ready for a big season and imploded instead.
Young was set to be the weapon across from Calvin Johnson. He had the speed and the skill to take advantage of the space having Johnson on the other side of the field brings.
Instead, the only time he was noticeable was when he was tweeting angry words at the team he had played for.
Players disappoint for many reasons. Some have personality meltdowns like Young, some have issues in the offense around them, and some simply underperform.
Let's take a look at some players who look like good bets but may not pay off.