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Moreno for Gronk? WHIR 100%

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#1 awleibo



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 12:19 PM

I’m in 3rd place, 0.5 PPR 14 team league, and leading the league in points. I’m trying to bolster my lineup for the playoffs. It would leave me with Ivory/Mendenhall as my RB2, but mostly elite in other positions. Should I trade Moreno for Gronk?
My Team:
QB: Romo
WR: Cruz, Antonio Brown, Amendola
RB: Forte, Moreno
TE: Cameron
Bench: G. Tate, Ivory, KC D, Mendy (not rostered, I could try to claim him off waivers)

#2 Hound75



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 12:24 PM

Tough call. I think Ivory will do well down the stretch and Cameron has been getting mostly garbage time points lately and worries me a little bit. I would do it especially if you can flip Cameron so that you won't have two top 5 TEs in a 14-team league


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#3 zerox300



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 12:40 PM

I personally wouldn't do it. Ivory is never healthy and Mendenhall is so bad. Cameron hasn't been great lately but besides that last game where some random backup TE stole a touchdown, he's still a solid TE and #2 in fantasy points. He'll still give you a TE advantage when you play anyone who doesn't have Graham or Gronk most likely and the entire denver offense is the most ridiculous thing ever fantasy wise.

#4 holyBrowns


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:01 PM

Yah, that's a huge hit at RB, keep Moreno. Having 2 stud RBs is hard to accomplish in a 14 team league, and you did it, so just ride it out.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:03 PM

Wouldn't do It your losing too muc at RB

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RB Todd Gurley, Tim Hightower
WR Demaryius Thomas, Tyler Lockett
FLEX Dez Bryant
TE Greg Olsen

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:08 PM

Moreno is to big of a hit at RB.Your going to need him for the playoffs.
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#7 CTonyRow



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:10 PM

I honestly think you are fine with Cameron at TE. He will produce and be fine. Moreno is just too valuable and I would not feel comfotable relying on Ivory the rest of the season. I mean they could just likely switch back to Powell if they feel like it, not to mention that Ivory is a major injury risk. Keep Moreno. Cameron will be fine for you. thanks for the help with mine! :)

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#8 kmharte



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:18 PM

Not sure the upgrade at TE is worth the downgrade at RB. If you're going to deal one of your RB's, you need to get an BR2 caliber in return. Seems like it may not be worth it to tinker when you are scoring the most points.

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#9 youngrice



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:20 PM

Love Gronk he is a stud. But you can't afford to give Moreno.

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:27 PM

I agree with the others, don't do it.

#11 mister_deez



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:39 PM

I'd stick with Moreno since you have Cameron already. If you didn't I think i'd hesitantly make the trade.

Edited by mister_deez, 11 November 2013 - 01:40 PM.

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#12 joed0



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:41 PM

I would keep Moreno. Can't trust Ivory and especially Mendenhall.


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:46 PM

No way I would do that, those RBs are not trustworthy in the longrun.

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#14 Thauk



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 01:47 PM

I would stick with Moreno. You are too weak at RB. I love Gronk, but you would handicap your team too much!


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RB: Matt Forte
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Posted 11 November 2013 - 05:17 PM

Hell naw

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 09:50 PM

I agree with the posters above...you are losing too much at RB. Mendenhall is worthless...Ivory is usually worthless...I don't think you will get any consistency from him.

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