Top fantasy QBs falter in critical Week 16

The reason quarterbacks make for poor first-round fantasy draft picks really has nothing to do with the underwhelming results from this critical position in a frustrating Week 16. After all, who could have foreseen Cam Newton, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Ben Roethlisberger, four of the seven most-active passers in ESPN standard leagues this week, combining for a mere three points more than what NFC East champion Kirk Cousins achieved on his own Saturday night? Call it an aberrant set of unlikely circumstances that frustrated fantasy owners, but this will be forgotten by next week, let alone next drafting season.