Fantasy football is all about maximizing your team's potential and minimizing your risk. And what's the best way to minimize risk? By avoiding fantasy busts.
Busts are players who produce far less than their fantasy owners predict them to and can therefore be catastrophic to a fantasy team's chances of reaching the playoffs.
Many players become busts due to injury, others just can't seem to find the end zone, and some disappoint because they lose their starting jobs.
The following players are the leading candidates to let your team down this season, so be mindful when you see them on your draft board this summer, as they might just sabotage your plans for a fantasy championship in 2014.