Hull City's relegation from the Premier League was a bitter pill to swallow 12 months after reaching the FA Cup final and European football for the first time.
The standout performers were few and far between within an underachieving group of players, as too many fell short of the standards set in the previous season. Not enough could claim to have enjoyed the campaign, a telling reflection of the club's fortunes.
Player ratings (1-10; 10=best. Players with fewer than 10 appearances not counted)