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Should I trade for a WR?

Postby dayblade89 » Wed Oct 05, 2011 4:10 pm

Standard 10 team Yahoo league

QB's - M. Vick/M. Stafford
WR's - A.J. Green/E. Decker/D. Bryant/D. Moore
RB - M. Turner/M. Forte/A. Bradshaw/C. Benson/W. McGahee/S. Ridley/R. Torain
TE - T. Gonzalez
K - A. Henery/D. Bailey
Def - Houston/Baltimore

I was thinking about trading away one of my running backs for a better WR any thoughts appreciated.
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Re: Should I trade for a WR?

Postby JMT75 » Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:28 pm

I'd say it's a good idea. You are pretty deep at RB. I wouldn't trade away one of your top backs though, looking for a #1 WR unless someone is really desperate. I'd definitely look to sell high on Mcgahee and maybe even Benson. I don't see Benson maintaining this pace and you might get a pretty decent #1/2 WR for him.
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Re: Should I trade for a WR?

Postby Weasel_King » Wed Oct 05, 2011 7:39 pm

I think I would try to trade McGahee for a decent WR, don't think Benson's value is currently that appealing to potential buyers due to his impending suspension (whenever that will end up happening). Also I don't think that you should be carrying 2 kickers, drop 1 to pick up help somewhere else. Usually I would say don't keep 2 defenses either, but considering Baltimore is top-notch and on a bye I can see having 2 for that case.

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Re: Should I trade for a WR?

Postby VickFan » Wed Oct 05, 2011 10:36 pm

I'd try and trade for a WR. You have lots of RB's, need some help at wideout. See what you can get for McGahee, Benson's value isn't all that high right now. Trading either of those two wouldn't hurt your team at all since you would still have three solid RB's.
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WR - Welker, A. Johnson, S. Smith, P. Harvin, A. Brown
RB - Forte, Mendenhall, R. Matthews, Bush
TE - Finley
K - Kasay
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