The Most Disappointing Player For Every NFL Team In 2015

When it comes to the NFL, disappointment can be defined in a few different ways. If you’re a fan of a team that doesn’t tend to do so well, disappointment may be represented by a new free agent signing that was supposed to make a difference but didn’t. If your team is already poised for a Super Bowl run, there won’t be anything more disappointing then an injury that derails everything. The world watched in horror last year as a talented Cardinals team had their wheels fall off when Carson Palmer tore his ACL.

This year is no exception in the NFL. Some teams are experiencing new highs and while disappointment was once again present for Jags or Raiders fans (for example), there is reason for optimism going into the 2016-2017 season.

One of the other things that can be incredibly disappointing is being a fan of a team that is worth being excited about, but whose young players can't stay on the field. Is Kevin White a good football player? We have no idea and neither does any other Chicago Bears fan. Talk about disappointing.

Even if your team is outstanding and generally healthy, there is still always a weak link to be found on even the strongest of teams. The quick turnaround and brutal nature of the NFL may lead you to be outstanding for one year, but all it does is set you up to come crashing back to reality for the rest of your career with expectations that are now higher then ever.

Hopefully you’re a fan of a football team that has had more ups then downs this year, but for whatever team you’re a fan of, there is a disappointing football player for you.

These are the 32 biggest disappointments in the 2015-2016 NFL season.

32 Arizona Cardinals - Tyrann Mathieu 

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31 Atlanta Falcons - Matt Ryan 

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30 Baltimore Ravens - Injuries To Everyone 

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29 Buffalo Bills - Mario Williams 

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28 Carolina Panthers - Kelvin Benjamin 

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27 Chicago Bears - Kevin White 

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26 Cincinnati Bengals - Jeremy Hill 

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25 Cleveland Browns - Johnny Manziel 

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24 Dallas Cowboys - Dez Bryant 

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23 Denver Broncos - Peyton Manning 

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22 Detroit Lions - Calvin Johnson 

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21 Green Bay Packers - Eddie Lacy 

Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

20 Houston Texans - Ryan Mallett 

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19 Indianapolis Colts - Andrew Luck 

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

18 Jacksonville Jaguars - Dante Fowler 

Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

17 Kansas City Chiefs - Jamaal Charles  

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16 Miami Dolphins - Lamar Miller 

Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports

15 Minnesota Vikings - Mike Wallace 

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14 New England Patriots - Brandon LaFell 

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13 New Orleans Saints - Brandon Browner 

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

12 New York Giants - Jason Pierre-Paul 

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

11 New York Jets - Geno Smith 

Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

10 Oakland Raiders - Curtis Lofton 

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

9 Philadelphia Eagles - DeMarco Murray 

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8 Pittsburgh Steelers - Josh Scobee/Garret Hartley 

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7 San Diego Chargers - Melvin Gordon 

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6 San Francisco 49'ers - Colin Kaepernick 

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

5 Seattle Seahawks - Cary Williams 

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4 St. Louis Rams - Nick Foles 

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3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Vincent Jackson 

Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

2 Tennessee Titans - Bishop Sankey 

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1 Washington Redskins - Alfred Morris 

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

The Washington Redskins were a team with an incredibly bright future only a few years ago. The rookie season of RG3 was in full swing and 6th round running back Alfred Morris was looking like an elite runner. Well, RG3 has destroyed his knee and Morris’ play in 2015 has led to him splitting carries with Matt Jones. Morris had 1,613 yards in his rookie campaign, but only managed 751 yards this season. Reduced carries definitely hurt that total (335 vs 202) but that doesn't make his decline any less disappointing.

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The Most Disappointing Player For Every NFL Team In 2015