Do you think trading Chris Cooley and Jahvid Best for Gates is too much?
I have Ray Rice and Tim Hightower as well. The Gates owner needs running backs as he has only Marshawn Lynch, Clinton Portis and Rashard Mendenhall, whose bye is this week. — Ben Darling SW: Don’t you think it’s too much? You’re the one who has benefited from Best’s services all year. He’s tied with Adrian Peterson and Rashard Mendenhall for second-most points at the running back position — behind only Arian Foster — and had his second-best yards-per-carry average last week despite playing with turf toe. He has established himself as a Fantasy stud, and stud running backs are still primarily what separate the good teams from the bad. So yeah, giving him up for help at a position where you don’t have a clear need seems a little pricey to me. I can certainly understand why you’d want Gates considering he has at least one touchdown grab in each of his four games, but he’s on pace for 24 touchdowns this season. I’m sorry, but I’m not ready to sign him up for any records. Football has a