Now that the fake football season has come to an end, the team here at the Fix chimes in with our annual “End of Season Awards.”
In part one, we look at the biggest bust, waiver wire pickup of the year, biggest injury and “Mr. Reliable.”
Biggest Bust (non injury) – Matt Forte by Josh Kay
Matt Forte came into the season with question marks, due to the newly acquired Michael Bush. However, all owners of Matt Forte from previous years will tell you that a touchdown vulture does not necessarily spell any trouble for Forte’s production, as most of his value, especially in PPR, comes from his receiving yardage accumulated. For whatever reason, Forte incredibly, has not been active at all in the passing game this year (based on his normal standards). Forte has had 70+ targets, 475+ receiving yards, and 50+ catches in every single season of his career, and has career lows this year in all 3 categories. If Brandon Marshall, who has had an unbelievable year, is the culprit, it doesn’t make a...