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WHIR--trade help

Postby betacheer » Wed Oct 10, 2012 9:31 pm

I have a trade offer in a standard, non-PPR league, we start QB, 2 RBs, 2 WRs, 1 Flex (WR/RB), TE, Def, K:

Dwayne Bowe and Steven Jackson (he gives)
for
Larry Fitzgerald (or Demaryius Thomas) (I give).

My lean is to make the trade with Fitzgerald, mainly because the Arizona offense is so bad. Thoughts?

My current roster is:
QB-Tom Brady
RB-Ridley
RB-Fred Jackson
RB-Jackie Battle
RB-Hillis
RB-Bilal Powell
WR-James Jones
WR-Fitzgerald
WR-Demaryius Thomas
WR-Nicks
WR-Boldin
TE-Hernandez (Celek is backup)
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Re: WHIR--trade help

Postby LMack » Wed Oct 10, 2012 9:45 pm

You're relatively strong at WR and very weak at RB. You're better off using one of your stud RBs in a straight up RB deal, or at least getting a back that is better than Jackson. Too much value in this deal is tied into Bowe. Try to get something that improves your RBs more.
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Re: WHIR--trade help

Postby organist » Wed Oct 10, 2012 9:58 pm

I do think that this trade makes your effective roster better, but I agree that you might be able to target a bigger upgrade at RB for all the effort.
Like I say, I think that this trade works out for you, but I think that there is potential to do better... Bowe is not a lock to continue his performance especially after Cassel got hurt (didn;t he have a head injury? Maybe I am going nuts with that one... check online before taking that for gospel)

Thanks for looking at mine.
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