Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Green Bay Packers tight end Jimmy Graham (80).
- After an eventful Week 1 in the NFL, fantasy owners looking for an edge should be very active in Week 2.
- Chris Raybon lists four players you should be trading for and offloading in your league.
A few weeks ago on The Action Network on Sirius XM, I got a chance to interview former Mets general manager Steve Phillips — an avid fantasy player — and asked him what skill from being a real-life GM translated to fantasy the most.
His answer: Knowing what value other teams place on your players and their own player, and then being willing to constantly float potential trade offers that will improve your team.
With that, here are four players whom you should be valuing more highly than other owners in your league might, and four more you should be willing to let others take off your hands.
RB Sony Michel, Patriots
Michel was stifled for an embarrassing 14 yards on 15 carries in a performance that would have made 2018 Ronald Jones proud.