Please evaluate this trade - Fantasy Football Cafe 2014 Fantasy Football Cafe


Return to Draft, Trade, & Waiver Questions

Please evaluate this trade

Moderator: Football Moderators

Please evaluate this trade

Postby Jettero2112 » Fri Sep 09, 2011 12:34 pm

All players are starters on both teams. I think it's a reasonable even trade. Your opinions greatly appreciated.

He gives me:

Josh Freeman (TB - QB)
Adrian Peterson (Min - RB)
Miles Austin (Dal - WR)

I give him:

Ben Roethlisberger (Pit - QB)
Reggie Wayne (Ind - WR)
Chris Johnson (Ten - RB)

Here's my team currently:

Ben Roethlisberger (Pit - QB)
Mark Sanchez (NYJ - QB)
Vincent Jackson (SD - WR)
Reggie Wayne (Ind - WR)
Chad Ochocinco (NE - WR)
Donald Driver (GB - WR)
Chris Johnson (Ten - RB)
Ryan Grant (GB - RB)
Tim Hightower (Was - RB)
Stevan Ridley (NE - RB)
Tashard Choice (Dal - RB)
Tony Gonzalez (Atl - TE)
Greg Olsen (Car - TE)
Jettero2112 Beginner
Cheerleader
Cheerleader

User avatar

Posts: 16
Joined: 23 Mar 2004
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Please evaluate this trade

Postby Ball Movements » Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:36 pm

Pretty even trade. I don't think I would do it though due to the risk at your QB position.

While you will get a little bit of a bump in both RB and WR, you are taking a pretty big chance at QB. Big Ben is a low end QB1, but has proven he can do it year in and year out. Not much risk and you know what you are going to get. Freeman is a bit of a gamble. He played well last year and has promise and could give you a good year, but you are taking a chance with him. I think his top end if he has a good year will be that of equaling Big Ben. If he struggles, your bench QB (Sanchez) isn't going to carry you. So I am not sure that the bump that you will get at RB and WR will out weigh the risk you are taking at QB.
10 team, PPR, 1 qb 1rb, 2wr, 2flex (rb/wr/te), 1k, 1dst

QB: Stafford, E. Manning
RB: Peterson, Blount, Hightower, Starks, Tate, Tolbert
WR: Nicks, Wayne, Bowe, S. Johnson, M. Thomas
K: Henery
DST: Patriots
Ball Movements
Water Boy
Water Boy


Posts: 46
Joined: 7 Sep 2011
Home Cafe: Football

Re: Please evaluate this trade

Postby Indibuck » Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:39 pm

I think it's reasonable.

You downgrade at QB a bit but upgrade at WR and a small bump at RB. I like your side a little better.
Indibuck
Moderator
Moderator

User avatar
ModeratorCafeholicFantasy ExpertCafe WriterCafe RankerMock(ing) DrafterEagle EyeCafe MusketeerPick 3 ChampionLucky Ladders ChampionMatchup Meltdown SurvivorCafe Blackjack Weekly Winner
Posts: 4455
(Past Year: 157)
Joined: 8 Aug 2006
Home Cafe: Football
Location: Fort Rain


Return to Draft, Trade, & Waiver Questions

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 6 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Start & Sit Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Get Ready...
The 2014 NFL season kicks off in 14:43 hours
(and 39 days)
2014 NFL Schedule


  • Fantasy Football
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact