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TE and RB help

Postby pacoweaz » Tue Oct 11, 2011 8:15 pm

Standard scoring league. Non-PPR. Start 2 RB's, 1 TE, 2 WR's, 1 Flex.
I currently have Fred Davis for TE. Greg Olson and Jermaine Gresham are available.

For backup RB's I have Pierre Thomas and Michael Bush. (Rice, F-Jax, Gore are my top 3) Delone Carter, Kendall Hunter, and Jackie Battle are available.

Do I dump Davis for another TE?
Do I dump Bush or Thomas for a TE or one of the other RB's? Odds are I won't use any of Rb's anyway.

Full Roster
QB - Ryan Fitzpatrick, Joe Flacco
RB - Ray Rice, Frank Gore, Fred Jackson, Michael Bush, Pierre Thomas
WR - Greg Jennings, Santonio Holmes, Jeremy Maclin, Jordy Nelson, Dwayne Bowe
TE - Fred Davis
D/ST - 49ers
K - Stephen Gostkowski
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Re: TE and RB help

Postby patrick.keltner » Tue Oct 11, 2011 8:34 pm

I am thinking that this would only be to improve your bench?

Personally I like Gresham and Olsen better than Fred Davis... I do not believe in Grossman at all.

Regarding the running backs, I would want to get rid of Bush for either Battle or Carter. Battle first, as he will be touching the ball a lot.

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Re: TE and RB help

Postby jman21 » Tue Oct 11, 2011 9:02 pm

First of all I definitely like both tight ends better than Fred Davis at this point. Personally I would grab Gresham over Olsen, but both are good. Next week I see the Colts trying to contain Green potentially to the benefit of Gresham.

Bush only has value if McFadden gets hurt, but I still like him as a stash. I don't see you ever confidently starting Pierre Thomas. If you wanted to drop him for Jackie Battle, I don't have a problem with it. Not the other two though.

Another thing to think about is packaging Bush and a bench player (Jordy Nelson?) for an upgrade at tight end to the Run DMC owner? Throw in whichever tight end you pick up and try this next week.

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Re: TE and RB help

Postby MadDog36 » Tue Oct 11, 2011 10:43 pm

I'd take Gresham over Davis and leave Rb core alone.
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