Tag Archives: Breakout Players

Breakout Player Recap: Defensive Back

While defensive back breakout campaigns have become more common over the years, they’re one of the tougher ones to predict. While some can breakout and sustain it for long periods of time, sometimes due to the inconsistency of the position … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Linebacker

With the various defensive schemes across football, linebackers can breakout in different ways. Some can do it as a classic inside linebacker that racks up tackles. Others can do it as an edge rusher who terrorizes opposing quarterbacks. This group … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Defensive Linemen

While some defensive linemen can breakout for their presence against the run, it seems the most common occurrence is due to being able to get to opposing quarterbacks. Some of the names in the group that I mentioned certainly had … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Tight End

Like receivers, breakouts for tight ends have seemingly become more common as the league remains very pass friendly. Despite that, this was not a very good year for me in terms of my projections at the position. Whether it was … Continue reading

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Breakout Player Recap: Quarterback

With training camp rapidly approaching, this seemed like a good time to recap the players I projected to breakout in 2016. Some predictions worked out better than others, but regardless it is a fun yearly exercise to partake in. I’ll … Continue reading

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2016 Breakout Players: Defensive Linemen

Like some of the previous positions I’ve covered, a lot of defensive linemen breakouts in recent years have come due to the passing game. Sure there are your elite run stoppers, and those players such as Aaron Donald and Geno … Continue reading

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2016 Breakout Players: Wide Receivers

As a result of the pass heavy offenses, breakout positions in terms of wide receivers are now more common than ever. Just last year, Allen Robinson, Brandin Cooks, Allen Hurns, John Brown and many more all took their games to … Continue reading

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