2020 Injury Bounceback Players

Outlining the key fantasy football players returning from injury in 2020

Fantasy football value is found annually by filtering through the injured players from the previous season for the best bounceback candidates. Here is a look at the notable returning players returning from a partial or entire missed season in 2019:


Matthew Stafford

Stafford played half of 2019 before missing the rest of the season with an injury. Through Week 9, Stafford was QB5 in per-game scoring as an impact fantasy option. The weapons are stable in Detroit with Kenny Golladay, Marvin Jones Jr, T.J. Hockenson, Kerryon Johnson, and De'Andre Swift added this offseason.

Drew Brees

Brees missed a chunk of 2019 but finished the year strong after essentially six missed games during the first half of the season. Brees was QB4 in PPG and would be QB2 if not counting is non-game in Week 2 were he quickly exited the game. Brees' weapons have improved this offseason with all key pieces (Michael Thomas, Jared Cook, Alvin Kamara outside of a holdout) returning and Emmanuel Sanders and Adam Trautman added.

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