What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby jtd1387 » Wed Mar 01, 2017 1:54 am

Parker8 wrote:
Tue Feb 21, 2017 11:34 pm
23B_Mills wrote:
Fri Feb 17, 2017 8:07 am
jtd1387 wrote:
Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:28 pm
Top this if you can:

Traded LeVeon Bell (had just taken him 1.04 in a rookie draft), Lamar Miller and following years 1st (ended up being 1.05 - Brandin Cooks)

Received Trent Richardson

I was going to ride TRich and Martin to at least a few titles over the next decade after their hot rookie season.
This is cringe worthy. :doh:
You may have lost that trade buy you win this thread! ! ! :dance: :dance: :dance: :dance: :dance:
Oh well then it was all worth it :lol:

Live and learn. If I seem averse to buying RBs at top-dollar in my posts, now you know why.

Thankfully, I made a lot of trades to get several late 1st and early 2nds in 2014, and that has rejuvenated my team and taken me to a couple championships (old league in sig). Still can't beleive I gave up Bell though. I am even a Spartan fan!
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Ravenous » Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:02 pm

my worst trade was this summer when Bell had his issues, i traded him for Moncrief and CJ Anderson
Too many teams and lineup changes to keep track of them all.

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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Dunville » Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:28 am

jtd1387 wrote:
Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:28 pm
Top this if you can:

Traded LeVeon Bell (had just taken him 1.04 in a rookie draft), Lamar Miller and following years 1st (ended up being 1.05 - Brandin Cooks)

Received Trent Richardson

I was going to ride TRich and Martin to at least a few titles over the next decade after their hot rookie season.
Wow... your pain
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IDP scoring 1.75 tackle 0.75 assist 3pt sack 0.5sack yard 3pt TFL, 4pt INT, 2pt PD
2nd year
1QB 2RB 2WR 1TE 3Flex 1K
QB Newton, Rivers
RB Zeke, Kamara, Michel, Drake, Penny, Barber, Cannon,
WR Cooks, Ridley, Golladay, Thielen R. Anderson, Hogan, Gallup, Garcon Noah Brown, Auden Tate,
TE Burton, Jonnu Smith, Ian Thomas (TS) Walker (IR)
K Butker
1DT 2DE 3LB 1CB 2S 1Flex
DT Irving, Ogunjobi, Hunt
DE JPP, Hicks, Addison, sheard,
LB Kuechly, D Davis, V Will, Woodyard, Fred warner, Todd Davis, Jones, Littleton
CB Jackson
S Church, Geathers Harris, Frazier, Jackson, Brice
2019 1st, 2nd, 4th, 4th, 4th, 4th, 5th, 5th, 6th

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Start QB 1-2 RB 2-3 WR 3-5 TE 1-3

My team
QB Eli, Tyrod, Siemian, Lynch
RB Bell D. Murray, Blount, Gallman,Mack, Buck Allen
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby cvbuc » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:43 pm

My worst was just after the startup draft for our league the year Odell came out - made before that rookie season even started.

Traded away Odell
For Kbenji and Kelce

Not horrific. But BAD. I was all in on Kelce and knew he would break out. Obviously had no clue how great Odell would be.

BUT...
The kicker...

I lost in the finals to the team I traded Odell to by less than 2pts.
TEAM ONE
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Start 1QB 2RB 3WR 1Flex 1TE 1K 21 Man Active Roster / 2 TAXI SQUAD SPOT
QB - Cousins, Mariota, L. Jackson (taxi squad)
RB - Kamara, Cook, Mixon, McKinnon (IR), D. Foreman (IR), P. Barber, M. Breida, K. Dixon
WR - Evans, AJ Green, C. Davis, JuJu, Demaryius, D. Parker, C. Meredith, G. Allison, P. Dorsett
TE - Kelce, B. Watson, D. Goedert (taxi squad)

TEAM TWO
12 Team PPR League / 5pt passing TDs / 28 man rosters
Start 1QB 2RB 3WR 1Flex 1TE 1K 1D
QB- D. Brees, J. Winston, Tannehill
RB- L. Bell, A. Collins, Ronald Jones, T. Coleman, L. McCoy, C. Hyde, D. Booker, K. Dixon, jaylen Samuels, M. Murphy
WR- B. Cooks, Diggs, J. Landry, Godwin, Taywan Taylor, A. Callaway, T. Pryor, DJax, Albert Wilson
TE- Kelce, G. Everett, I. Thomas, A. Gates
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby alewilliam789 » Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:46 am

Traded Michael Thomas for Melvin Gordon. Not bad

Then when Melvin Gordon was slowing down I flipped him for Lacy and a 3rd :wall: :wall: :wall:

And now my best running back is Latavius Murray. Kills me
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QB - Watson, Winston, Carr
WR - Evans, Hopkins, Brandin Cooks, John Brown, Taywan Taylor, Tre’Quan Smith
RB - Ajayi, Miller, Collins, Lindsay
TE - Graham, Goedert

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2 2019 2nds, 2019 3rd


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RB: Mixon, Guice, Smallwood, Ito Smith
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby jryanw » Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:00 am

kamihamster wrote:
Wed Jan 25, 2017 2:00 pm
jtd1387 wrote:
Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:28 pm
Top this if you can:

Traded LeVeon Bell (had just taken him 1.04 in a rookie draft), Lamar Miller and following years 1st (ended up being 1.05 - Brandin Cooks)

Received Trent Richardson

I was going to ride TRich and Martin to at least a few titles over the next decade after their hot rookie season.
you win.
X2

I haven't even gotten to page 2 yet but u are the winner(or loser in this case :D )
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Start 2QBs, 3 RBs, 4WRs, 1Flex, 1TE, 1D/ST, 2DPs, 1K.
QBs- Brees, cousins, Tannehill
RBs-L.Bell, Gurley, Freeman, J. Howard Lat Murray, Yeldon, Montgomery(also WR), K. Marshall
WRs-OBJ, Coop, ARob, S. Watkins, L. Fitz, Moncrief, Cobb, Perriman, DGB
TEs- Ertz, Julius Thomas
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby jryanw » Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:13 am

mtregoli wrote:
Sun Feb 26, 2017 1:26 pm
I have so many bonehead trades. Here are just a few.

2015: Sent Julio Jones/Derek Carr got Gio & Hyde

2016: Sent Zeke & 1.09 for Kevin White & Jordan Matthews. (Guy got Michael Thomas with 1.09)

Both of these trades were in the same league with the same owner.. smh needless to say I am hesitant to make future trades with him lol
The bell for TRich trade wins the thread but this one wins the "what were you thinking you should've asked the forum before you made these trades" category. 1. At no point in their careers have gio and Hyde combined been = to Julio plus you gave up Carr!
2. With the hype that Zeke was already getting predraft you should've been able to get White, Matthews and a mid 1st not had to add 1.09.
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2.5 points 300 yds passing 5 points 400 yds passing 4pts passing td.
Start 2QBs, 3 RBs, 4WRs, 1Flex, 1TE, 1D/ST, 2DPs, 1K.
QBs- Brees, cousins, Tannehill
RBs-L.Bell, Gurley, Freeman, J. Howard Lat Murray, Yeldon, Montgomery(also WR), K. Marshall
WRs-OBJ, Coop, ARob, S. Watkins, L. Fitz, Moncrief, Cobb, Perriman, DGB
TEs- Ertz, Julius Thomas
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby TheDogPound » Sat Mar 18, 2017 4:04 pm

GridironGuerilla wrote:
Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:52 am
Week 10 of the 2015 season.

Recieved: DeAngelo Willams

Sent: 2016 Round 2 pick and...

David Johnson.


:wall:
Ouch! Lol

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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Tsunami » Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:27 pm

I just found a trade I made in 2015. Gave Le'Veon Bell for Matt Forte, Christine Michael, Cody Latimer, and a 2016 1st. He knocked me out of the playoffs by 5 points and won the league. With his 1.12 I took DGB.

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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby VinniVidiVici » Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:18 pm

wasnt a trade but my 2nd round pick.....

Took Jordan Matthews over OBJ. smh.....
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Mr.Winitall » Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:49 am

Not me, but happened in my league and is still ridiculed to this day.

July 2014:
Team 1 gave up: Odell and Jarvis Landry
Team 2 gave up: Ben Tate

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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Slackalacker » Tue Oct 03, 2017 10:36 am

Mr.Winitall wrote:
Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:49 am
Not me, but happened in my league and is still ridiculed to this day.

July 2014:
Team 1 gave up: Odell and Jarvis Landry
Team 2 gave up: Ben Tate
I can't think of much else that would top this.
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Slackalacker » Tue Oct 03, 2017 10:38 am

This season I got a little trade happy in our official move to dynasty in team 1, ended up making my first trade of pick 1.1/Alshon/Watkins for AB then turned back and traded Gronk to get pick 1.1 back. Though in the end it was basically AB + Fournette for Gronk/Alshon/Sammy. Seemed silly at the time but feels better now.

Luckily I have no horror stories yet to date.
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby smbkrypt24 » Tue Oct 03, 2017 5:00 pm

jeaton6 wrote:
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:50 pm
If that's the worst you've got then you're lucky. My first year of dynasty before season started I did the following trade which was a "win" according to everyone on these boards at the time:

Give: Beckham/John Brown Get: Harvin (this was 2014 when Harvin was about late 3rd round start-up value)

That is my all time most stinging trade by far, lessened a bit now since Brown's value has tanked but still...
Yeah I was with you in the Harvin hype. I traded:
A. Brown and J. Nelson
for
P. Harvin and P Garcon
:wall: :wall: :wall: :wall:
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RB: E. Elliott, S. Barkley, J. Howard, N. Hines
WR: K. Allen, J. Gordon, T. Taylor, M. Bryant, C. Meredith, M. Valdes-Scantling, M. Gallup, DJ Chark, M. Lee
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Re: What was I Thinking Thread - Worst Trade you ever made?

Postby Slackalacker » Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:25 pm

smbkrypt24 wrote:
Tue Oct 03, 2017 5:00 pm
jeaton6 wrote:
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:50 pm
If that's the worst you've got then you're lucky. My first year of dynasty before season started I did the following trade which was a "win" according to everyone on these boards at the time:

Give: Beckham/John Brown Get: Harvin (this was 2014 when Harvin was about late 3rd round start-up value)

That is my all time most stinging trade by far, lessened a bit now since Brown's value has tanked but still...
Yeah I was with you in the Harvin hype. I traded:
A. Brown and J. Nelson
for
P. Harvin and P Garcon
:wall: :wall: :wall: :wall:
Yowza this is what nightmares are made of.
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